Sarawak can be accessed via efficient air links with frequent flights from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bharu, Kota Kinabalu and Penang in Peninsular Malaysia as well as from Singapore, Brunei and Jakarta.
The modern Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is a regional aviation hub serviced by more than 50 airlines. Flying to Asia via Kuala Lumpur makes good sense as there are many scheduled flights to domestic destinations in Peninsular and East Malaysia as well as regionally to all the main gateway destinations of Asia. Sarawak has frequent and convenient air links from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu and Penang in Malaysia, as well as Singapore, Brunei, Jakarta and Pontianak (Indonesia).
Currently there is an average of 2,500 flight seats per day into Kuching from Kuala Lumpur and many more from the regional hubs mentioned above.
Delegates will have the opportunity to go on pre-conference or post-conference tours to other cities in Sarawak and/or nearby Peninsular Malaysia.
There are numerous ways to get to Kuching, with flights from many cities in the region, including Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Kindly contact your travel agency or airline for further details.
|Malaysia Airlines (MAS) provides more than 10 flights per day between Kuala Lumpur and Kuching and operates once daily flights between Kuching and Singapore. www.malaysiaairlines.com|
|MAS Wings connects rural destinations within East Malaysia servicing smaller towns and over 30 rural destinations in Sarawak and Sabah. www.maswings.com.my|
|Malindo Air is an airline based in Malaysia delivering exceptional service while offering low fares. www.malindoair.com|
|SilkAir, a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, operates 4 weekly flights from Singapore to Kuching. www.silkair.com and www.singaporeair.com|
|Malaysia’s budget airline, Air Asia, operates frequent flights to Kuching from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bharu, Penang, Kota Kinabalu and Macau. www.airasia.com|
|Xpress Air operates flights from Jakarta to Kuching via Pontianak.
Approximate flight times are listed below :
There are 47 international airlines operating through Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and servicing over 100 global destinations.