Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Airport Information

  • IATA Code: KUL
  • ICAO Code: WMKK
  • Operator: Malaysia Airports
  • Location: Kuala Lumpur
  • Website: http://www.klia.com.my/

Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) ), is Malaysia’s main international airport and one of the major airports in Southeast Asia and worldwide. It is located in Sepang District of Selangor, approximately 45 kilometres (28 mi) south of Kuala Lumpur city centre and serves the Greater Klang Valley conurbation.

KLIA is the largest and busiest airport in Malaysia.

The airport is operated by Malaysia Airports (MAHB) Sepang Sdn Bhd and is the major hub of Malaysia Airlines, MASkargo, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Malindo Air, flyGlobal, UPS Airlines and AsiaCargo Express.

Airport News

New Operating Agreements Ensure Commercial Sustainability And Facilitate Growth For Malaysia's Airports

Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) has obtained in-principle approval from the Government of Malaysia (GoM) through a cabinet decision on 2 February 2023 on the material terms of the Operating Agreements (OA 2023) to operate, …

Malaysia’s CAT1 IASA Rating Reinstatement And Re-Election To The ICAO Council Improves National Aviation Outlook

The recent reinstatement of Malaysia’s International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) rating to Category (Cat1) and its re-election to the International Civil Aviation Authority (ICAO) Council has played a role in enhancing the airport’s global network …

Airport Collaborative Decision Making To Increase Operational Efficiency At KLIA

KL International Airport (KLIA) will be implementing Airport Collaborative Decision-Making (A-CDM) integrated system to increase operational efficiency its KLIA eco-system. The new initiative will see a collaboration between seven stakeholders at the airport including Civil …

Malaysia Airports Collaborates With Universiti Teknologi Malaysia To Enhance Airport Operational Excellence

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia Airports continues to champion airport operational excellence through its latest collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). The organisation signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) with the university last week, embarking on …

Malaysia Airport VTL By Air Programme Implements New ‘Test And Release’ Arrival Process

As part of efforts to standardise the health and safety protocols for passengers travelling under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) By Air with other participating countries such as Singapore, Cambodia and Thailand, Malaysia Airports together …

Asia Digital Engineering to build integrated state-of-the-art MRO facilities at KLIA Aeropolis

Asia Digital Engineering (ADE), the engineering arm of Capital A will be building integrated maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities spanning over 380,000 sqft at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).  The facilities will be built on …

Kuala Lumpur International Airport Enhances Airport Readiness To Welcome Vaccinated Travel Lane

KL International Airport (KLIA) is ensuring that it is ready to welcome passengers travelling under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) by Air or VTL-Air programme. The entire airport community including airlines, government agencies and service …

Newly Renovated KLIA Food Garden Promises An Exciting Dining Experience And Elevated Services

The Food Garden at Level 2 of KL International Airport (KLIA) has recently reopened after undergoing a major uplift and facility upgrade as part of Malaysia Airports’ commercial reset strategy. Aimed at transforming airports into …

Airports Heighten Emergency Readiness As They Welcome More Travellers

Earlier today, KL International Airport (KLIA) completed its full-scale airport emergency exercise (AEX) with the participation of more than 200 people from 13 government and private agencies in a 3-day programme involving a webinar, tabletop …

Malaysia To Be Asia Pacific’s Preferred Air Cargo Hub With The Operationalisation Of Cainiao Aeropolis eWTP Hub

Malaysia is poised to be Asia Pacific’s preferred air cargo hub with the operationalisation of the Cainiao Aeropolis eWTP (electronic World Trade Platform) Hub since November last year. The global e-fulfilment hub had arisen from …

Malaysia Airports Nationwide Ready To Welcome Travellers And Remain Vigilant In Implementing Safety Measures

Malaysia Airports is glad to welcome travellers back to its network of 39 airports today with the lifting of local and international travel restrictions. Despite low passenger volume, airports nationwide remained in operations throughout the …


Kuala Lumpur International Airport
64000 Sepang
  • +60 3-8776 2000