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Distance between Bangkok (BKK) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Flight distance from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur (Suvarnabhumi Airport – Kuala Lumpur International Airport) is 754 miles / 1214 kilometers / 656 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangkok (BKK) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) is 960 miles / 1545 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 26 minutes.

Bangkok – Kuala Lumpur

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754
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1214
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656
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How far is Kuala Lumpur from Bangkok?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 754.407 miles
  • 1214.101 kilometers
  • 655.562 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 758.428 miles
  • 1220.571 kilometers
  • 659.056 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur?

Estimated flight time from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Kuala Lumpur International Airport is 1 hour 55 minutes.

What is the time difference between Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur?

The time difference between Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur is 1 hour. Kuala Lumpur is 1 hour ahead of Bangkok.
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Flight carbon footprint between Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)

On average flying from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur generates about 130 kg of CO2 per passenger, 130 kilograms is equal to 287 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur

Shortest flight path between Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL).

Airport information

Origin Suvarnabhumi Airport
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand Flag of Thailand
IATA Code: BKK
ICAO Code: VTBS
Coordinates: 13°40′51″N, 100°44′49″E
Destination Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: KUL
ICAO Code: WMKK
Coordinates: 2°44′44″N, 101°42′35″E