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Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Airport Information

Check-in counter

Row H, counters 12-18

Opening hours

From 3 hours before scheduled flight departure time

(Check-in counters are closed punctually 40 minutes before scheduled departure time)

Baggage Guidelines for departure at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

In accordance with the Malaysia Airports check-in baggage guidelines, baggage must comply with the standards below:

  • Has at least one flat surface
  • Within the maximum total dimension of 1000 mm x 750 mm x 600 mm and 32kg in weight per piece (subject to airline baggage allowance and restrictions as per flight ticket conditions)
  • With a minimum dimension of 250 mm x 100 mm x 50 mm and 4kg in weight per piece. In such case, the baggage will need to be placed in a plastic bin at the check-in counter

Baggage must not be:

  • Round or irregular shaped
  • Strapped with any kind of rope
  • Attached with any straps of substantial length
  • Attached with any expired baggage tags

For more information, please click here.

Self Service Facilities

Self-service Check-in and Baggage Tag
Kiosk for self-service check-in, boarding pass and baggage tag. Find out more.
Note: If Online Check-in has been completed, proceed to kiosk to obtain baggage tag and then the bag drop counter.

Lounge Cathay Pacific First and Business Class Lounge
Customs information

Returning residents who have left the country for more than 72 hours and visitors intending to stay more than 72 hours are entitled to the following quota:
Tobacco Products: 200 cigarettes or 225g tobacco

Alcoholic Beverages: 1 litre of wine or spirits

Others: Goods up to the value of M$200. Watches are duty-free.