Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel
Most visitors from Kuala Lumpur Airport need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Basel. Travelers who will enter Switzerland via airplane are required to fill out the Entry form. Children must also fill out the form or the adult traveling with them may include them on their entry form.
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Visitors from Kuala Lumpur Airport will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Basel.
Visitors from Kuala Lumpur Airport must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Basel.
Current regulations for vaccinated travelers to Basel: most visitors from Kuala Lumpur Airport may enter Basel but may still need to provide proof of negative COVID test.
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Masks: Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 17h 15m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest return tickets were found on Turkish Airlines (RM 2,231)
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "there is little time for lay over in turkey going to Egypt one hours is not enough."
Pros: "Overall is perfect"
Pros: "Turkish Airlines can really teach other airlines about hospitality and customer service. They really go above and beyond to make you feel super comfortable."
Pros: "TK escorted us from the delayed flight from Dubai through security to ensure we made the connection"
Cons: "The temperature on the flight was a bit too cold. I don't like the airlines that trade out the nice headsets for earbuds at the end of a flight. Change the process so we don't have to swap"
Pros: "Food was great. Crew was nice overall."
Cons: "When we arrived they tried to convince us to let our 4 year old fly w a broken tray table. After escalating they wanted to remove us but some other passengers intervened and helped. Entertainment system totally sucks. Movie selection was good but a headache to navigate."
Cons: "Always 1.5 hour late. The airport management does not care about international flight delays!!!"
Pros: "Food was decent and the crew was great."
Cons: "The air conditioning did not work in the front part of the cabin. I asked about it but nothing changed. It was very uncomfortable for everyone in that part of the plane. The back was cool front was miserable."
Pros: "I’ve flown Many airlines in the past but my experience with Turkish airlines was wonderful. The only bad thing was that there was a lot of turbulence. The staff were super helpful, every time you asked for something they provided quickly. The seats were spacious. Great flight entertainment tons of movies to choose from. Food was yummy. Will defenitly fly with Turkish air in the future."
Pros: "i like because can interline from qatar airways and baggage through as well. so i do not need to check in again."
Cons: "The boarding was a little more chaotic, but the host airport has a major influence on that process."
Pros: "Overall it was good."
Cons: "The crew is really not aware of how to deal with passengers of various levels. They don't seem to have the sense of responsibility..."
Pros: "The captain was a woman!!!! So good to see that! And the whole crew was female, they all did a fantastic job."
Cons: "One of the most uncomfortable plane rides I've been in... seats were so tight, my neighbor was basically on the armrest and over it all the time, it was hot in the plane, I couldn't wait to get out of there."
Pros: "Good movie selection and food, crew were very friendly."
Cons: "I felt very cramped in my seat and it was hard to not slide out or to the side."
Pros: "Polite crew and staff, comfortable enough for economy"
Cons: "Special meal wasn’t correct at first, crew corrected the mistake but the meal was absolutely terrible. Had the no lactose meal and it tasted exclusively of stewed tomatoes. Pack a lunch and don’t rely on the airport at Istanbul, there’s no options for people with food restrictions."
Cons: "The Turkish Government would not let me into the country to take these flights. I do not know whether I will get a refund."
Pros: "Service. Crew. Everything is amazing."
Pros: "Good food"
Cons: "No movies"
Pros: "Everything was good"
Pros: "My above score should be 5 stars in all categories. They were running a special price on business class upgrades. It was fabulous: food great, service attentive, and seat that totally reclined to bed. I slept over 8 hours."
Cons: "I could not change the stars above."
Pros: "It was a nice and short flight"
Cons: "No entertainment system at the seat."
Pros: "Great Planes. Good service o the air."
Cons: "Their service on ground needs a lot of work. From luggage check in to attitude of the staff is horrible. Specially in Turkey the service is so frightening that you hope you have your luggage and no need to go to find help. If you need help you are on your own. No one will take responsibility and help you."
Cons: "They had to reset the entertainment system multiple times"
Pros: "Turkish airlines had great food, were very accommodating, the seats had plenty of space, and it was an overall great experience. I will definitely fly with them again!"
Pros: "I like the food and the crew and the entertainment"
Cons: "i didnt like the plane touchdown the ground and take off again that was so scary."
Pros: "Turkish airlines is a wonderful company to travel on. I love the service, professionalism, kind, and patient service during the flight. Thank you!"
Cons: "I don't like landings but the crew did well!!"
Cons: "I wasn't given an option to ask for a vegan meal at any point in the booking process. When I asked for a vegan meal on the plane the crew said I should have asked for one ahead of time and did not have a vegan meal for me."
Pros: "The services on the plane were fantastic. We were offered drinks right after take-off and entertainment was available immediately upon boarding. The food was delicious and plentiful. Drinks were offered several times throughout the flight which was not my experience with a different airline for my return flight. The choices of entertainment were current and of a good variety. Great flying experience."
Cons: "It was too cramped!"
Pros: "surpassed our expectation"
Pros: "Good food, boarding according seat numbers enforced"
Cons: "Very old plane, entertainment system not working, crew not that attentive. Baggage delayed."
Pros: "Food and entertainment are great"
Cons: "For suggesting that you are the best airline the airplane was VERY unconfortable. seats are super narrow, absolutely no leg room, 12 hrs in that space makes you insane. I would not recomend the airline to anyone. I had high spectations and they werent satisfied at all."
Pros: "We liked the cost of airfare and flight times convenient. We also like the onboard TV and wifi."
Cons: "The food on the way back was bad. My wife's was still frozen, which grossed her out, it was ziti pasta. My pasta was crispy raw. The worse part was temperature of plane. It was too hot which made sleeping difficult."
Cons: "Leg space a nighrmare!! Was uncomfortable for all the 13 hrs of the flight. Terrible experience"
Cons: "Food took up too much tray space and crew did not clear trays promptly. Messages from pilot were inaudible. We went through more than four security checks and we were only transferring planes in Istanbul. Terminal was short on places to sit and had excessive duty free shopping. Walks in terminal went on for miles. With the flight gate only posted 35 minutes ahead of departure, this was a problem."
Pros: "It was a 55 min flight and they actual fed us with great food and drinks, and the plane had impersonal touch screans , witch is unheard of on such a short flight."
Pros: "Food was excellent,lemonade was great"
Pros: "Helpful cabin crews"
Cons: "Interval between servings of meal is too long"
Pros: "The Air hostess are aware of what they are doing, they can manage extra requests from different people."
Pros: "The planes were clean and staff really helpful. The actual flights were great."
Cons: "At Istanbul the staff in the airport were confused about where the gate was and we missed our flight and then we had to purchase new tickets. And they did not honor our original tickets. That was almost 900 dollars gone because they would not honor our tickets. I am hoping for a refund."
Pros: "Everything..the crew the seats and everything."
Cons: "Baggage handlers poor. One of my bags was dented and the other had a buckle broken."
Pros: "The airline staff were professional and welcoming. The airplane was comfortable relatively speaking."
Cons: "From New York to Turkey, my connecting flight left before we arrived which made me almost a day late in reaching Cairo; big inconvience. They need to do a better job with timing connecting flights. Turkey to New York, the flight went smooth"
Pros: "Everything, confort, food, crew,entertainment, excelente experience"
Cons: "A small delay arriving from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul, we had to run for the transfer flight even though it was with the same airline"
Pros: "The food and staff were terrific"
Cons: "It was more cramped than other long haul flights, and the temperature changed from hot to cold throughout the flight with no working air"
Pros: "I really liked the service on the Turkish Airline. It was the best in flight experience I've had in 20 years."
Cons: "I didn't like the Turkish airport. It was very difficult to understand when gates or instructions were changed. I was lucky to meet strangers who helped stay aware of what was happening."
Pros: "good food and good entertainment selection"
Cons: "smallish seating for me. I'm 5'11""
Cons: "The crew was very rude and was not helpful at all."
Pros: "The onboard entertainment was good when compared to other airlines and the cabin was up to date in terms of style and cleanliness"
Cons: "The cabin crew could have been more friendly; the flight was delayed and the airline knew before we left Washington that I would not make the connecting flight. No one was there at Istanbul from the airline to guide us through the next steps as is normal for an international flight when passengers have missed their connecting flight!"
Airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travellers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Basel