Arriving in Kuala Lumpur

Book your flights to Kuala Lumpur with Etihad Airways and prepare to immerse yourself in the rich and rewarding culture of the friendly Malaysian people in this vibrant city.

Plan Your Kuala Lumpur Holiday

Travel to Kuala Lumpur is a year round opportunity to get to know the culture and friendly inhabitants of this world class city. Its numerous open air markets offer your senses a kaleidoscope of colours, sights and sounds, not to mention bargains. Just about anything that you may want to buy is more than likely available in Kuala Lumpur. Its world renowned festivals including the massive Chinese New Year celebrations add to the city’s allure and charm. Buy your tickets to Kuala Lumpur if you plan on visiting during the New Year celebration to avoid any disappointment.

Cheap hotels in Kuala Lumpur are fairly scarce with the rainy season falling around the same time as the New Year Festival. The rest of the year the climate remains constant at around 30 degrees Celsius and tourists travel here is almost continuous. The best way to find flight deals to Kuala Lumpur is to keep checking in with Etihad Airways’ Deals section on a regular basis.

Flying from Saudi Arabia

Book your flights from Saudi Arabia to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and travel in multi award-winning luxury on the most advanced aircraft available.

Major Airports in Saudi Arabia

For travel from Riyadh, the major airport is King Khalid International Airport (RUH). This is a huge airport; it serves over 13 million passengers a year and has an attached VIP terminal.

When flying out of Dammam, the closest airport is King Fahd International Airport (DMM). This is the largest airport in terms of area in the world, though it serves a relatively small number of passengers by comparison.

Airport Transportation in Saudi Arabia

Taxis to King Khalid International Airport are available throughout the city. Authorised taxis carry the airport logo and it is compulsory that they have meters. There are no buses to the King Khalid International Airport, but it is possible to get shuttles to and from nearby hotels.

Buses to King Fahd International Airport travel from all nearby cities and the fares are reasonable. Taxis to King Fahd International Airport are also available and take about 60 minutes from the centre of Dammam. At present there is no train service to either of the airports.

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Interested in Kuala Lumpur? Consider Hanoi

Book your flights to Hanoi with Etihad Airways and come to know the magnificent past of this stunning city filled with friendly people.

Plan Your Hanoi Holiday

There are many reasons to travel to Hanoi. The lush green hills and numerous lakes that surround Hanoi is surely one of them. This ancient city is filled with beautiful buildings that remind you of its illustrious past. Hanoi embraces its past as is evident in the care the residents take to preserve it. A visit to any one of the numerous museums in Hanoi will help you to get familiar with the tales of this city. The Museum of Ethnology is a great place to start, it has many exhibits aimed at helping the visitor to understand what daily life was like in Hanoi long ago. Be sure to visit the buildings outside as well, they serve as an open air museum themselves.

Hanoi is most pleasant, and most crowded, between September and April. We suggest you buy your tickets to Hanoi early if travelling here at that time of year. Cheap hotels in Hanoi are available in January and March. Flight deals to Hanoi are available in our Deals section.

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