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Book a flight from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur with Qatar Airways

Enjoy remarkable comfort and luxury on flights from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur with Qatar Airways from the moment you check-in to the moment you land. Friendly and highly-trained cabin crews take care of all your in-flight needs while spacious seating allows for optimal relaxation. Choose from a selection of quality services and the finest cuisine. Our modern aircraft is designed around your comfort and convenience, so all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the flight to Malaysia’s exotic capital.

Affectionately called ‘KL’ by the locals, Kuala Lumpur is dominated by the Petronas Twin Towers, reaching a dizzying 451 metres above the city. Decorated with Islamic motifs, these steel-and-glass clad skyscrapers have an observation deck and a sky bridge open to the public. Your flight to Kuala Lumpur with Qatar Airways lets you experience all the glamour of this cosmopolitan city and its many sites, including the Sultan Abdul Samid building, as well as landmarks from the colonial era such as the Kuala Lumpur Railway station.

 

Flying from Los Angeles

One of the most important airports in the United States, Los Angeles International Airport (or LAX, as it is usually referred to), sits in southwestern Los Angeles. It is the fifth busiest airport in the world, servicing well over 70million passengers annually.

Customers flying from Los Angeles with Qatar Airways will find that this airport, despite its massive size, is incredibly efficient. Staff go out of their way to make the customer experience as pleasant as possible, topped off with a warm American welcome. LAX is a major hub for international travellers, whether you’re visiting California for business or pleasure.

Transportation and parking


A free shuttle bus connects to the Aviation Station on the Green Line of the metro, providing a fast and efficient route between the centre of Los Angeles and the airport, taking around 40 minutes. LA traffic is notorious, so driving to the airport can take hours, depending on the conditions on H1 and interstates 405 and 105. If you are planning on taking a taxi during peak times, allow yourself plenty of time for your journey. 

LA is a city of drivers, so all public amenities are designed around the car. Consequently, car parking at the airport is plentiful, with around 8,000 spaces spread across eight parking lots. However, because of the busy nature of the location, it can still be difficult to get a space, especially during peak periods.

At the airport

Travellers flying from Los Angeles with Qatar Airways depart from Terminal 2. Be advised that there are nine terminals spread across a vast area, so ensure you arrive at the correct location. Allow plenty of time before your flight is due to depart, as while check-in is relatively quick, security checks can be lengthy and time consuming.

Facilities and amenities

Facilities are outstanding, but again they tend to be spread across the airport rather than confined to one particular area. Customers flying from T2 will find excellent shopping and retail outlets, offering everything from high-end luxury goods to regular travel accessories. Duty Free shops are located in T2 for international passengers who have cleared security.

Food and drink is plentiful, supplied by fast food and on-the-go snack vendors, in addition to ‘TexMex’ and grills, restaurants and beverage stands. Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport, and conference and business facilities are available in T1, T6 and in nearby hotels.

 

Arriving in Kuala Lumpur

Flights to Kuala Lumpur with Qatar Airways transport you effortlessly to one of the most exciting modern destinations in the Far East. This cosmopolitan city is making a name for itself as a location for both travellers who like a little luxury, and more adventurous explorers looking for an interesting destination.

Modern fuses effortlessly with ancient in Kuala Lumpur; you can see the city’s skyline, dominated by the Petronas Towers, surrounded by tranquil statues of Buddha.

Tourist attractions


At the top of the list of places to see for most visitors to Kuala Lumpur is the astonishing Petronas Towers. These twin skyscrapers are still among the tallest buildings in the world, and offer those who have a head for heights an incredible view of Kuala Lumpur, from both the 86th floor and the sky bridge on the 41st floor.

It is also possible to discover a few more natural attractions too. Aquaria KLCC features a large aquarium and underwater walkway, where visitors can quite literally immerse themselves in an underwater world.

 

The KL Bird Park is home to more than 200 species of birds from around Asia. Near Merdeka Square is Masjid Jamek, a charming Moorish-style mosque, while the Lake Gardens offer a respite from the frenetic pace of city life.


Travel considerations


Flights to Kuala Lumpur with Qatar Airways land at Kuala Lumpur International 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 Kuala Lumpur please check the visa and passport requirements.

 

Useful Info About Los Angeles

 

Currency: United States Dollar (USD)

Voltage: 120 V 60 Hz

Plugs: Type A / B

Language: English

International dialing code: +1

More Information: Read our Los Angeles Travel Guide
 
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Useful Info About Kuala Lumpur

 

Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

Voltage: 240 Volts

Plugs: Type G

Language: Malaysian Malay / English

International dialing code: +60

More Information: Read our Kuala Lumpur Travel Guide


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