MCO Update: Malindo Resumes Flights in Malaysia


After a brief shutdown due to a nationwide lockdown, Malindo Air will resume its domestic services from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, Subang from 27 April 2020 with a single daily flight to each of the domestic destinations that it operates to in Malaysia.   

Fares are from RM199 one-way for domestic travel within Peninsular Malaysia from Subang to Penang; Langkawi; Alor Setar; Kota Bharu; Kuala Terengganu; and Johor Baharu. 

Fares from KLIA to Kuching are at RM299 one-way economy class and RM499 oneway business class; RM399 one-way economy class and RM699 one-way business class from KLIA to Kota Kinabalu; whereas fares from KLIA to Penang are at RM159 one-way economy class and RM399 one-way business class. 

Malindo Air will resume its first services flight OD 1012 from KLIA to Kota Kinabalu and from flight OD 1606 from KLIA to Kuching, with both flights departing simultaneously at 07:15am on 27 April. The flights are deployed to meet the demands and ease the journey back home by our fellow Malaysians especially students who have been stranded in campuses since the lockdown began.  Passengers are required to have face masks with them failing which they have to purchase one before being allowed boarding. 

Malindo Air, which serves most of the airports in Peninsular Malaysia and in Sabah and Sarawak, had shut down its operations during the lockdown period since March 18, 2020. Its operation during the lockdown period was strictly meant for rescue flights with Wisma Putra repatriating Malaysians stranded overseas and medical supplies cargo movement from China.    

However, for the time being, all international flights from KLIA remain banned. 

Schedule for Malindo Air’s ATR & 737 from 27 Apr 20 – 15 May 20.

B737 from KLIA 


ATR from Subang 


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