Generally not required for stays of up to 60 days.
Kuala Lumpur is a major transport hub, with direct flights connecting Kuala Lumpur International Airport with cities all over the world.
The city is also easily reached on a host of short-haul local flights, many of them with budget airlines such as AirAsia and Firefly; most of these flights arrive at KLIA2, the second, separate terminal at KLIA, or the SkyPark Subang Terminal, which is also known as Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport.
The city has rail connections to other major towns in Peninsular Malaysia, including Butterworth (for Penang) and Alor Setar (for Langkawi). Long-distance buses connect KL with major cities all over Malaysia and beyond; most of these leave from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. Flights, cars and tours can be booked online at www.lonelyplanet.com/bookings.
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KL Sentral is the hub of a public transport network including rail, light rail (LRT), mass rapid transit (MRT) and monorail systems.