|Address||43900 Sepang, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Telephone||(03) 8776 2000|
|Number of terminals||2|
|Time zone||GMT +8|
|Location||The airport is located 55km (34 miles) south of Kuala Lumpur.|
|Country dialling code||60|
|Airport news||A new terminal for low-cost carriers is being built to replace the existing and remote LCC facility, and is due to open in 2012.|
|Transfer between terminals||The Aerotrain operates between the Main Terminal and the Satellite Building every three to five minutes.|
|Driving directions||From Kuala Lumpur, take the North-South Central Link Expressway (ELITE), which is the primary access road for the airport. A second access is via the eastern route, which links the Nilai interchange with the airport. The journey from downtown Kuala Lumpur to the airport takes about one hour.|
|Car rental||Avis, Kasina Baru, Hertz, Pantas, Mayflower Orix, and Insas are represented at the airport, with desks in the Arrivals area.|
|Public transport and taxis||Bus: express buses to Kuala Lumpur and local buses to Nilai KTM Komuter Station and Subang are available from the bus station located on the ground floor of Block C in the covered car park.
Taxi: taxis are available from Arrivals. Passengers should buy a coupon at taxi counters at Arrivals and are advised not to use taxis offered by illegal taxi operators.
Rail: KLIA Ekspres (tel: (03) 2267 8088; www.KLIAekspres.com) is the direct non-stop express rail service between the airport and KL City Air Terminal (KLCAT) located at Kuala Lumpur's Central Station (journey time: 28 minutes). KLIA Transit is another high-speed commuter train between the airport and KLCAT, but this stops at several intermediate stations and takes 35 minutes.
|Car parking||There are extensive parking facilities at the airport. Blocks A, B, C and D of the covered short-term car parks are situated near the terminal; there is also an uncovered car park, which is connected to the main terminal building and the Pan Pacific Hotel by a courtesy shuttle service. For more information on parking call (03) 8776 8442.|
|Information and help desks||There are airport information counters in the Main Terminal (tel: (03) 8776 4386/4389), the Contact Pier (tel: (03) 8776 0259) and the Satellite Building (tel: (03) 8776 2454). Information kiosks, with touch-screen, text, audio, video and graphic technology, are situated throughout the airport. The Visitors Service Centre (tel: (03) 8776 5651/5647) is located on the third floor of the Main Terminal in the baggage reclaim area. It is headed by Tourism Malaysia, is manned 24 hours a day and provides visitors with first-hand information on places to visit in Malaysia, accommodation and transportation, as well as airport and flight information.|
|Airport Facilities||Money and communications: there's a bank, several bureaux de change, ATMs and a post office. Wi-fi is now also available throughout the airport free of charge. In addition, there are also internet kiosks in several locations. Phones can be found in both terminals.
Eating and drinking: there are plenty of restaurants, snack bars, delis, fast-food outlets, bars and cafés at the airport.
Shopping: there are also many shops, including several gift shops, bookshops, fashion shops, electronics shops, a perfumery and a jeweller. Duty-free is also available.
Luggage: luggage lockers and trolleys are available. For lost property, travellers should contact the nearest information counter for further assistance or send an email to email@example.com. A baggage wrapping service also operates in the Departure Hall of the Main Building.
Other facilities: these include nursery/baby-changing facilities, a children’s play area, a 24-hour clinic, pharmacies, various members lounges, a prayer room, designated smoking areas, and a fitness centre with showers, sauna and spa (in the Airside Transit Hotel).
|Conference and business facilities||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. The Airside Transit Hotel (tel: (03) 8787 4848) has a business centre offering fax, photocopying, internet, workstation hire and secretarial services. The KLIA Pan Pacific Hotel (tel: (03) 8787 3333; www.panpacific.com) offers extensive meetings and events facilities, including purpose built auditoria.|
|Disabled facilities||These include ramps, lifts, wheelchair-accessible toilets and adapted telephones; passengers should advise their airline of their needs in advance, to arrange personal assistance. Reserved car parking spaces are available on level 2 in the covered short-term car park.|
|Airport hotels||There are a number of hotels in and around the airport grounds, and hotel reservation desks at Arrivals.
KLIA Pan Pacific Hotel
KLIA Pan Pacific Hotel is located within a 5-minute walk of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The hotel has a range of dining options and meeting rooms.
64000 KLIA, Jalan CTA 4B
Tel: (03) 8787 3333
Airside Transit Hotel
The 80-room Airside Transit Hotel is available in the Satellite Building, near Gate C5 of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Facilities include a fitness centre and business services.
64000 KLIA, Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Tel: (03) 8787 4848
Concorde Inn Hotel
Concorde Hotel Inn is a 3-minute drive from the Kuala Lumpur Intetrnational Airport and is linked via a complmentary shuttle bus service. The 338-room hotel has dining facilities and a number of meeting rooms.
Sepang 43900, Jalan KLIA 1/60, KLIA
Tel: (03) 8783 3118
Empress Hotel is an 8-minute drive from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The hotel has a range of meeting facilities, including a 1200-seater ballroom.
Sepang 43900, Jalan St 1C/7
Medan 88 Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi
Tel: (03) 8706 7777
The Equatorial Hotel is located near the Kuala Lumpur International Airport and houses six restaurants, a swimming pool and a ballroom.
Jalan Sultan Ismail 50250
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: (03) 8210 2222
Palm Gardenresort is located near the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The hotel has a range of dining options, meeting rooms and spa facilities.
62502 Putrajaya, Malaysia
Tel: (03) 8943 2233
|Full airport name||Kuala Lumpur International Airport|