Exploring Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
A vast modern gateway used by millions every year, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) has the look of some futuristic space station. One of the terminals wraps voluptuously around a tropical rainforest enclosure, and dotted beneath the sweeping, curving ceilings, lit up by natural sunlight, you'll find chic boutiques and tantalizing restaurants to while away your waiting time in.
Accommodations in Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
There's a cluster of hotels near Kuala Lumpur Airport in the Sepang district, including very convenient capsule accommodation if you literally need somewhere to crash for the night. Kuala Lumpur itself has a vast variety of hotels, from lavish, 5-star skyscraper accommodation with outdoor pools and cocktail bars, to cheap and cheerful digs perfect for backpackers. Recommended cheap accommodations are Sama-Sama Hotel, KL International Airport and Concorde Inn KLIA.
Sightseeing in Kuala Lumpur
Sepang is home to the airport and the motorsports mecca of Sepang International Circuit. For attractions, culture, and commercial offerings galore, Kuala Lumpur’s gleaming city center is the place to be. Also known as the Golden Triangle, it boasts shopaholic’s paradise Suria KLCC, a mall right next to the iconic Petronas Twin Towers which pierce the sky.
Transportation in Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Kuala Lumpur Airport has links throughout Asia, as well as destinations in Europe, Australia, and the Middle East. When you’ve arrived and collected your luggage, you can get to Kuala Lumpur’s city center by bus, taxi or train. The train is the quickest method, at just under half an hour, and probably the most convenient too. Services depart directly from the airport and whisk you to the urban center. From there you can hop in a taxi to your hotel, or connect to other areas within the city.