malaysia airlines


  • Founded in 1947
  • Airport Location: Malaysia
  • Owner: Penerbangan Malaysia Berhad
  • Number of targets: 57
  • Objectives: Domestic and international destinations
  • Member of an alliance: Oneworld
  • Frequent Flyer Program : Enrich
  • Aircraft Types: Airbus A330-300 / A380-800, Boeing B737-800
  • Average age aircraft:-
  • Number of aircraft: 75
  • Aircraft manufacturer with which the airline Malaysia Airlines co-operates: Airbus, Boeing


Malaysia Airlines is one of Asia's largest airlines with more than 40,000 passengers per day. Low-cost flights are centered in South and Southeast Asia, Central Asia and Australia. The airline is the national flag carrier of Malaysia and was established in 1947 in Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is used as a hub. Kota Kinabalu International Airport, Kuching International Airport and Penang International Airport are secondary hubs.

Firefly and MASwings are subsidiaries of Malaysia Airlines.

Cities where airlines fly on domestic routes; Bintulu, Johor Bahru, Kota Bharu, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Terengganu, Kuantan, Kuching, Labuan, Langkawi, Miri, Penang, Sandakan, Sibu and Tawau.

Countries where the airline has flights abroad. Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vietnam

The airline has a codeshare agreement with the following airlines.

Air MauritiusFireflyRoyal Brunei Airlines
American AirlinesGaruda IndonesiaRoyal Jordanian
Bangkok AirwaysJapan AirlinesSilkAir
Cathay DragonJet AirwaysSingapore Airlines
Cathay PacificKLMSriLankan Airlines
China AirlinesKorean AirThai Airways
EmiratesMyanmar Airways InternationalUzbekistan Airways
Ethiopian AirlinesOman AirXiamen Airlines
Etihad AirwaysPhilippine Airlines
FinnairQatar Airways


Malaysia Airlines offers its online check-in directly on the company's website

Check-in start time
Starting from 48 hours before the flight and continues until 90 minutes prior the scheduled flight.


The bonus program of the airline Malaysia Airlines can be found under the name Enrich and offers many advantages. There are four status levels that begin with the blue status that has already been reached with the login. From 25,000 miles or 30 flight segments a year the passengers get the Silver status. The benefits of the Silver Status include, for example, lounge access, 25% additional miles, preferred check-in, and a higher clearance limit. The gold status is reached with 50,000 miles. This increases the free baggage limit as well as the luggage is transported preferentially.

Platinum status of Enrich

Passengers who fly 100,000 miles with Malaysia Airlines or one of the partner airlines within one calendar year are given the Platinum status. With this status, the flight miles no longer expire. Platinum-rated passengers will enjoy personalized service at Kuala Lumpur Airport. You can also benefit from other partnerships, such as car rental companies, hotel chains, etc. The earned miles can be exchanged through the Enrich bonus program for bonuses and upgrades of all kinds, thus offering interesting advantages for the frequent flyers.


Carry-on baggage

In Economy Class, each passenger can take a piece of luggage up to seven kilograms. In the other two classes, Business and First, there are two hand luggage pieces with the same weight limit. The maximum dimensions for each hand luggage piece are 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm.

Checked baggage

Your baggage allowance varies depending on your flight class. Enrich members also have extra baggage allowance. There are no baggage restrictions on Enrich members.

Enrich Platinum - 100% extra baggage allowance per travel class
Enrich Gold - 50% extra baggage allowance per travel class
Enrich Silver - 5 kg extra baggage per travel class

You can find your general baggage on the table below.

Cabin Total Combined Weight / Maximum Dimension
 First Class 50 kg  / 158 cm
 Business Class 40 kg  / 158 cm
 Economy Class 30 kg  / 158 cm
Passenger travelling with infants
  • One bag with maximum dimension of 115 cm , which may be carried as cabin baggage.
  • One fully collapsible baby pushchair or stroller or carrying basket.
  • The weight of the allowed items may not exceed 10 kg  in total.

Other luggage

With regard to the other luggage, it should be noted that in principle music instruments can be carried as luggage, but only up to a certain size also as hand luggage. If they do not reach the top of the luggage in terms of weight, they can be given free of charge, or they can be boarded on board the security checks and boarding. The same applies to sports equipment of all kinds, such as golf equipment and ski equipment. For valuables such as art paintings, which are also allowed on board, if they do not exceed certain dimensions, an extra seat must be purchased.

Note: Tripuck does not guarantee the correctness and timeliness of the information. Contact your agency  or airline for actual luggage information