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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), Malaysia

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There are banks, bureaux de change and ATMs in the two main terminal buildings.


Wi-Fi internet is available throughout the airport, free of charge. In addition, there are internet kiosks in several locations. Public telephones can be found in both terminals. A post office is located in the departures area of the Main Terminal.


There is a good selection of places to eat at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. In particular, the Satellite Building boasts a large choice, with cafés and restaurants spread between its various concourses.


Visitors here can choose from a range of shops, including gift retailers, bookshops, fashion boutiques and electronics shops. Duty-free shopping is available in the Satellite Building.


Luggage lockers and trolleys are available for hire. For lost property (tel: (03) 8776 4312), travellers should contact the nearest information counter for further assistance. A baggage wrapping service also operates in the departures hall of the main building.


Facilities for parents with small children include nurseries, baby change facilities and a children’s play area. A 24-hour clinic is on hand to deal with medical enquiries, while pharmacies can assist with minor medical issues. There is a quiet/prayer room in the departures area of the Main Terminal, while Muslim prayer rooms can be found in both main terminals.

A fitness centre with showers, sauna and spa can be found in the Sama Sama Express Hotel (tel: (03) 8787 4848; www.samasamahotels.com) in the Satellite Building.

Conference & Business

The Plaza Premium Lounge (tel: (03) 8787 1766; www.plaza-ppl.com) is equipped with telephone, fax, internet and videoconferencing facilities, as well as postal and secretarial services – other lounges have more basic facilities.

The on-site Sama Sama Express Hotel (tel: (03) 8787 4848; www.samasamahotels.com) has a business centre offering fax, photocopying, internet access, workstation hire and secretarial services.

Away from the terminals, the 5-star Sama Sama Hotel (tel: (03) 8787 3333; www.samasamahotels.com) houses a wide range of meeting and events facilities.

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    Facilities for the disabled at Kuala Lumpur International Airport include ramps, lifts, wheelchair-accessible toilets and adapted telephones. Reserved car parking spaces are available on level 2 in the covered short-term car park.

    Passengers should advise their airline of their needs in advance, to arrange terminal transportation, wheelchair provision and assistance on and off the aircraft.

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    Airport code: KUL

    Number of Terminals: 2


    There are airport information counters in the Main Terminal, the Contact Pier and the Satellite Building. Touch-screen information kiosks are situated throughout the airport.

    Tourist information, including details of accommodation, attractions, tours and transportation, can be found at the Visitors Service Centre (tel: (03) 8776 5651/5647) on the third floor of the main terminal, in the baggage reclaim area.

    Transfer between Terminals

    The Aerotrain operates between the Main Terminal and the Satellite Building every three to five minutes.

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    Hotels in Kuala Lumpur


    Kuala Lumpur is well supplied with budget and mid-range hostels, particularly in Chinatown and close to the KL Central Station, though some rent by the hour so check rooms first.

    Most top-end hotels are clustered close to the Petronas Towers, as well as the central business district near the KL Convention Centre.

    KL Ritz-Carlton

    168 Jalan Imbi
    55100 Kuala Lumpur
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    Category: Expensive

    This classically designed modern hotel offers the ultimate of comfort and style, with luxuriously appointed rooms, as well as a pool and sauna.

    Anggun Boutique

    9 Tengkat Tong Shin
    50200 Kuala Lumpur
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    Category: Expensive

    Think eccentrically arty for this attractively kitsch boutique hotel, with four-postered beds and dark tropical wooden furnishings.

    Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar

    1 Jalan Pantai Jaya Tower 3
    59200 Kuala Lumpur
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    Category: Moderate

    Coolly decorated modern rooms in this smart, formal hotel, ideal for special occasions.


    73 Jalan Raja Chulan
    50200 Kuala Lumpur
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    Category: Moderate

    This large luxury hotel is excellent value for money, with outdoor pool in manicured grounds; yoga and salsa classes are also on offer.

    AnCasa Express

    Jalan Pudu
    55100 Kuala Lumpur
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    Category: Cheap

    Simple but clean rooms at this friendly hotel, centrally located in Chinatown.