Expect the very best when you travel long-haul with Qatar Airways. Savour delicious in-flight cuisine, prepared by our award-winning chefs and enjoy the attentions of our cabin crew, who are proud to serve and welcome you on board one of our luxury aircraft. All flights from Kuala Lumpur to Geneva with Qatar Airways aim to deliver the highest standards of excellence, beginning with a fuss-free boarding process and ending with your arrival in this beautiful Swiss city.
Geneva is one of the cleanest, quietest and most picturesque cities in Europe. This predominantly French-speaking destination benefits from stunning natural surroundings, situated where the Rhone departs from Lake Geneva, as well as a long and fascinating history still evident in many of the cities beautiful buildings, most of which can be found in the Old Town. Whilst famous as a centre of international diplomacy, Geneva has so much more to offer, whether you are visiting for business or pleasure.
Opened in 1998, Kuala Lumpur International Airport has quickly gained a reputation as an efficient, friendly and pleasant start to any international journey.
The airport was voted to have the World’s Best Immigration Service in the 2013 Skytrax World Airport Awards. Qatar Airways flights from Kuala Lumpur connect to destinations all over the world, making this an important international hub and a key part of our network of departure points in the Asia-Pacific region.
Transportation and parking
Kuala Lumpur International Airport has an extensive network of ground transport options, including various bus routes to and from the capital, around the airport itself.
A choice of train options are also available, with non-stop KLIA Ekspres trains running every 15-20 minutes, while KLIA Transit trains also provide a regular service. Note that tickets are not interchangeable between the two services. There are two main car parks offering 11,442 spaces, with a long-term parking lot located at Block A.
Arriving at Kuala Lumpur International Airport
International flights, including those with Qatar Airways, depart from the main Terminal (the smaller, older KLIA2 is used mainly for internal flights).
There is a variety of check-in methods available for passengers, including an online service and an advance baggage check-in, where you can check your bags up to eight hours in advance of your flight. The Plaza Premium Lounge is open to all customers, and there are also private lounges that can be rented by the hour.
Facilities and amenities
Kuala Lumpur International Airport has plenty of facilities to offer, including baby-changing areas, quiet rooms, prayer rooms and a massage centre to help passengers relax.
A number of retail outlets provide travel essentials, as well as high-end luxury goods and duty-free purchases. A choice of restaurants, eateries and cafés provide everything from light snacks and drinks to more substantial meals.
One of the centres of world diplomacy and finance, Geneva is Switzerland’s second most-populous city. Clean, efficient and full of Gothic charm, this city in the mountains has the remarkable Lake Geneva and the Alps as a magnificent backdrop, making it a particular favourite with lovers of the Great Outdoors.
During the winter the city is a stopping point on the way to the high Alpine ski slopes, while during the summer it offers a rich selection of arts and culture.
Book a flight to Geneva with Qatar Airways and discover a remarkably friendly city that welcomes both leisure and business visitors.
Geneva’s greatest assets are its natural ones – the plentiful activities available on Lake Geneva are an attraction in themselves. Within the city there are lots of interesting buildings, museums and landmarks to explore.
The Jet d'Eau is a remarkable landmark, where a column of water is pumped an incredible 140m into the air. It’s beautifully lit up at night but don’t get too close – the area for half a kilometre around the feature is permanently wet!
The Old Town is worth exploring for an afternoon (be advised that it is on quite a steep incline so people with reduced mobility may find it difficult).
Within this old quarter you will find Rousseau's birth house and various antique shops to browse.
Geneva is well known for its excellent museums, including the Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, which houses an outstanding collection of modern art, the family-friendly Musée d'Histoire Naturelle and the excellent Fondation Baur, Musée des Arts d’Extrême-Orient, which has the largest collection of ceramics in the country.
Geneva also has a number of art galleries that are well worth visiting, stocking modern Swiss painters and contemporary works of art.
Flights to Geneva with Qatar Airways land at Geneva airport. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Geneva please check the visa and passport requirements.
Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Voltage: 240 V 50 Hz
Plugs: Type G
Language: Malaysian Malay / English
International dialing code: +60
More Information: Read our Kuala Lumpur Travel Guide
Currency: Swiss Franc (CHF)
Voltage: 230 V 50 Hz
Plugs: Type J
Language: German / French / Italian / Romansh
International dialing code: +41
More Information: Read our Geneva Travel Guide
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