Travel & Hotel


Travel & Hotel

Nearby
Hotels

Traders Hotel

14 minutes walking distance
Complimentary Buggy Shuttle Service (Hotel to Petronas Twin Towers/Suria KLCC)

Double Tree By Hilton

19 minutes walking distance

Impiana KLCC

15 minutes walking distance

Oasis Suites Hotel

16 minutes walking distance

Corus Hotel

10 minutes walking distance

Getting To The
Conference Venue

KLIA Ekspres Train

High speed train connecting the airport to KL’s main transportation hub (KL Sentral)

Travel Time :
28 minutes. Direct Non-Stop.
Hilton Kuala Lumpur is located next to KL Sentral).

Cost:

MYR 55 /USD 13.72

KLIA 2 Transit Train

Just like the KLIA Ekspres train service, the KLIA Transit train service shares the same tracks as the KLIA Ekspres, connecting klia2 to the KL Sentral Station to KL’s main transportation hub (KL Sentral)

Travel Time :
39 minutes. 4 short stops along the way.

Cost:

MYR 55 /USD 13.72

Airport Taxi

Travel Time :
50 minutes.

Cost:

MYR 120 /USD 30.14

GRAB
(Car Hailing App)

Travel Time :
50 minutes.

Cost:

MYR 65 /USD 16.33


VISA

Most visitors from ASEAN countries do not need a visa. Nationals from at least 125 countries do not need a visa for short stays.

  • 40 countries (Asia & Oceania)
  • 41 countries (Europe)
  • 21 countries (America)
  • 23 countries (Africa)

To check Visa requirements, please visit http://www.imi.gov.my/index.php/en/main-services/visa/visa-requirement-by-country.html

Language

Bahasa Malaysia is the national language and English is widely spoken. The ethnic groups also speak various languages and dialects


Local Currency

MYR is known as Malaysian Ringgit. Estimated exchange rate at MYR 4.00 = USD 1.00

Food &
Dining

Grilled Fish
Grilled Fish
Roti Canai
Roti Canai
Nasi Lemak
Nasi Lemak
Satay
Satay
Yong Tau Foo
Yong Tau Foo
Tau Fu Fa
Tau Fu Fa
Hainanese Chicken Rice
Hainanese Chicken Rice

Shopping &
Dining out

Most shopping malls and restaurants are open from 10am – 10pm all week. Pubs are open from 6pm – 2am.


Music &
Night Life

Party at a helipad, Skybar, catch a live gig or hang out at super cool speakeasy bars or street food at Jalan Alor.

  • Catch the PJ skyline at Stratosphere
  • Find the secret entrance to Tate and Omakase + Appreciate
  • Sing-off at KL's best karaoke joints
  • Drink in the view at SkyBar
  • Hang with the musicians at gig central The Bee
  • Escape Changkat's hustle-bustle with some intimate jazz at No Black Tie
  • Jet up and party at Heli Lounge Bar, KL's first club on a helipad
  • Join a symphony with Beethoven, Haydn and even ABBA at Dewan Filharmonik Petronas
  • Soak in the atmosphere of a '70s neighbourhood pub at Rennie's House of Oxtail
  • Take it to the dance floor with international DJs at Zouk

Attractions &
Activities

Shoot the different faces of the Petronas Twin Towers
Swim, wushu, or stand on the hilltop at Chin Woo stadium for an unusual KL sunset
Hang, literally, with Genting Skyway
Escape into the tropical rainforest for a cooking getaway at Bayan Indah
Take a free walking tour of Brickfields
Dive into a tank full of sharks in Aquaria KLCC