Cheap flights to Kuching

24 May — 31 May1
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Flights to Kuching in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$1,030Average for return flights in May 2022

Which day is cheapest to fly to Kuching?

The cheapest day to fly to Kuching is usually Thursday. At the moment, Friday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Kuching?

Kuching flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the afternoon. Booking a flight in the evening will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Kuching?

You can get flights to Kuching, Malaysia, which will take various lengths of time depending on where in New Zealand you depart from. For example, those that leave from Auckland can expect their total journey time to be about 16h 20m, whereas if you are flying from a city further south in the country, such as Wellington, then you will have a total air-time of around 20h 25m. If you were to depart from Christchurch, then you will most likely find that your travel duration is around 16h. The times vary mainly due to the number and length of transfers required on each journey.

Are there direct flights to Kuching?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights from New Zealand to Kuching International Airport (KCH), Kuching. However, there are still many suitable indirect Kuching flight deals that you can take. For example, those that are departing from Auckland International Airport (AKL) can expect one transfer along the way, which is most likely to be at Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL). If you are leaving from Wellington Airport (WLG), then you will likely need to have two stops, at Auckland and Kuala Lumpur Airport, whereas those flying from Christchurch Airport (CHC) will need to stop on their journey twice too, most likely at Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) and also Kuala Lumpur Airport.

How do you get from Kuching Airport to the city centre?

One of the most convenient ways to travel from Kuching Airport to Kuching city centre is by car. You can opt to get a taxi out the front of the terminal building, which tends to take about 15min to arrive. There is also the option for a rideshare, should you want to book a journey through your mobile phone. If you want more flexibility with your onward journey, then you can also hire a car from the arrivals hall, or there is also the shuttle service, Jayride, which is a frequent and cheap way to complete your journey to the city.

What are some things to do in Kuching?

There’s loads to see and do in Kuching, so it’s a good idea to have an itinerary in place for when you visit. Start your trip at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, where you can get up close and personal with some animals such as orangutans. Next, head over to Bako National Park for some more monkey business. Here, you can also see lots of other species of animals too. You can get your heart beating and go for a hike up Mount Santubong, where you are sure to be rewarded with great views, and if you like flowers, then head over to Sarawak Orchid Garden, which has many orchids on display. Then you can indulge yourself in a little history at Fort Margherita and Brooke Gallery, where you can learn all there is to know about life during the late 19th century in Kuching.

Do I need a passport or visa to visit Kuching?

If you are from New Zealand, you will need a valid passport for your trip to Malaysia. In addition, you will also be given a three month visa upon arrival into the country.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Kuching?

If you book a flight to Kuching, you will be flying into Kuching, which is the city’s only airport. Kuching (KCH) is located 7.4 km from the centre of Kuching.