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Airports in Malaysia

List of the main airports

Penang airportKuala Lumpur airport

  Recommendations for travelers to Malaysia

Information about Malaysia
Population: 24.385.858 inhab.(2007)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur 1.800.674 inhab. (2004)
Official Languages: Bahasa Malaysia
The flag carrier of Malaysia is Malaysia Airlines (MH)
Main cities: Kuala Lumpur, Sarawak, Sabah, Kuantan, Port Dickson, George Town


According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Malaysia in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.

In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Malaysia, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Malaysia - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices


Currency: Ringgit

Time Zone: (GMT+8)


Vaccination needed for traveling to Malaysia


Vaccination data up to july 2012:


- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine, Hepatitis A, Typhoid fever