If you are actually flying from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to San Francisco, CA, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Kuala Lumpur and San Francisco, CA, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Kuala Lumpur San Francisco, CA

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA is 17 hours

One stop flight time from KUL to SFO via HKG is 17 hours (Operated by Cathay Pacific)

How long does it take to fly from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA?

There are very few non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between Kuala Lumpur and San Francisco, CA takes close to 17 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 48 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 55 mins to 23 hrs .

The nearest airport to Kuala Lumpur, is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and the nearest airport to San Francisco, CA, is San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Find flights from Kuala Lumpur to cities and airports near San Francisco, CA

Distance from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA is approximately 13640 kilometers.

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA via Tokyo • KUL to SFO via NRT

Flight duration from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via New Tokyo International Airport, Japan on Malaysia Airlines flight is 30 hours 18 minutes

Malaysia Airlines
KUL ➝ NRT ➝ SFO
Total flight duration
30 hours 18 minutes
KUL to NRT → 6 hours 40 minutes
NRT Stop 10 hours 5 minutes
NRT to SFO → 13 hours 33 minutes

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA via London • KUL to SFO via LHR

Flight duration from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on American Airlines flight is 47 hours 55 minutes

American Airlines
KUL ➝ LHR ➝ SFO
Total flight duration
47 hours 55 minutes
KUL to LHR → 14 hours 5 minutes
LHR Stop 22 hours 45 minutes
LHR to SFO → 11 hours 5 minutes

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to airports near San Francisco, CA, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Kuala Lumpur to airports nearest to San Francisco, CA is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
KUL - SJC San Jose, Mineta San Jose International Airport 37 hrs 13 mins1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Kuala Lumpur and San Francisco, CA

Kuala Lumpur time is 15 hours ahead of San Francisco, CA

Current time in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Sat, 1 Oct, 2016, 02:37 AM,
Kuala Lumpur Timezone: MYT (+08:00)

Current time in San Francisco, CA, United States :, Fri, 30 Sep, 2016, 11:37 AM -07:00,
San Francisco, CA Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

KUL to SFO Flight - Kuala Lumpur Airport to San Francisco, CA Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Kuala Lumpur Airport & San Francisco, CA Airport is given below. Click the map to view Kuala Lumpur to San Francisco, CA flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Kuala Lumpur International Airport or Kuala Lumpur or any other airport or city in Malaysia to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

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