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Distance between London (LHR) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Flight distance from London to Kuala Lumpur (London Heathrow Airport – Kuala Lumpur International Airport) is 6593 miles / 10611 kilometers / 5729 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Kuala Lumpur.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL).

How far is Kuala Lumpur from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Kuala Lumpur. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6593.062 miles
  • 10610.505 kilometers
  • 5729.214 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
  • 6589.953 miles
  • 10605.501 kilometers
  • 5726.513 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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Kuala Lumpur is 8 hours. Kuala Lumpur is 8 hours ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Kuala Lumpur

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 798 kg (1 759 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Kuala Lumpur (KUL).

Distance:
6593
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6593

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