Your Visit

Good to Know

We want your experience to be as seamless as possible. If you’ll be joining us from out of town, take a look through a wide range of accommodation and transportation options. We’ve also provided a guide for restaurants and attractions to check out while you’re here. Questions? Simply reach out.

 

Transportation

What You Need

The conference will be held at Mercu Alam Bina, University of Malaya.



Travelling by Air     (KLIA/ KLIA2/ Subang Airport → University of Malaya­­ (UM))


Option 1a: Coupon Airport Limo (KLIA) Estimated duration: 45 minutes

  1. Buy a coupon at Airport Limo counter in Arrival Hall, Main Terminal Building.

  1. International Arrival Hall (just after Customs, before the public arrival area)

  2. Domestic Arrival Hall (public area after Domestic Baggage Clearance)

  3. Domestic Baggage Reclaim, Arrival Level

  1. Please state your destination to University of Malaya or your hotel.

  2. Pass the coupon to the limo driver and he will drive you to your destination.




Option 1b: Coupon Taxi (KLIA2) Estimated duration: 45 minutes

  1. Buy a coupon to your destination (UM or your hotel) at the Taxi Coupon Counter.

    1. Transportation Hub located at the Level 1 of the Gateway@klia2 building.

  2. Proceed to Door 4 to exit, line up, and wait your turn for the Budget Taxi.

  3. When the red coloured taxi arrives, pass the coupon to the taxi driver and he will drive you to your destination.



Option 2: Metered Taxi (KLIA/ KLIA2/ SZB) Estimated duration: 45 minutes

KLIA

  1. Proceed to the metered taxi counter and buy a coupon for RM2.00.

  • level 1 and 3 of the Main Terminal Building.

  1. Pass the coupon to the taxi driver and the taxi meter will start running from klia2 to your destination.

  2. The taxi meter MUST be run when you board the taxi.

  3. Your final taxi fare is based on what's displayed on the taxi meter monitor plus the toll charges, if any.



KLIA2

  1. Proceed to the Metered Taxi Counter and buy a coupon for RM2.00.

  2. Exit from Door 4 and wait in line for the 'metered taxi'.

  3. Pass the coupon to the taxi driver and the taxi meter will start running from klia2 to your destination.

  4. The taxi meter MUST be run when you board the taxi.

  5. Your final taxi fare is based on what's displayed on the taxi meter monitor plus the toll charges, if any.



Subang Airport (SZB)

  1. Proceed to Transport Facility Counter and request for budget taxi or executive taxi service

  • Budget Taxi: +603-7847 4782

  • Executive Taxi: 016 332 9573





Option 3: Uber/ GrabCar (Mobile App) Estimated duration: 45 minutes

  1. First time users, please download GrabCar/ Uber Mobile App.

  1. Book a ride through the mobile app. Set your location to KLIA/KLIA2/SZB Arrival Hall; and destination toUniversity of Malaya or your hotel.


Option 4: Express Rail Link (ERL) or Shuttle bus → KL Sentral → Taxi/GrabCar/Uber or LRT/bus → University of Malaya


Airport ERL Train Station → KL Sentral

  1. The station is located on the 1st floor of KLIA or within the Gateway at KLIA2 complex.

  2. Fares:

  • Single Adult (Counter: RM55.00; Kiosk/ Wesbsite/ App: RM49.50)

  • Return Adult (Counter: RM100.00; Kiosk/ Wesbsite/ App: RM90.00)


KLIA Ekspres  Duration: 33 minutes from (KLIA/ KLIA2) to (KL Sentral)

KLIA Transit Duration: 39 minutes from (KLIA/ KLIA2) to (KL Sentral)





Travelling to University of Malaya from KL/PJ city  or from KL Sentral    

BY LRT

The nearest LRT station is KJ19  LRT KL Gateway-Universiti.  Then, Interchange with Bus RapidKL Route T789 to Universiti Malaya. Alternatively, you may also walk to the campus (if weather permits).


BY TRAIN  (Travelling via KTM commuter, KLIA Express)

The nearest train station is KL Sentral.   From KL Sentral take a taxi to University of Malaya (15 minutes) or take the LRT bound for  KJ19  LRT KL Gateway-Universiti.

Accommodations

Visit Made Simple

The committee does not provide any accommodation. However, here is the list of available hotels that are located nearby the conference venue. 

Should you have any inquiries, do not hesitate to contact the respective hotel management directly.


NEAREST HOTEL

1. Pullman Kuala Lumpur, Bangsar

            Nearest transport: LRT train station (Kerinchi)

            15 minutes walk (1.1KM) from LRT station

            10 minutes walk (500m) to University of Malaya

            Website: http://pullmankualalumpur.com/hotel/

2. Hilton Petaling Jaya

            Nearest transport: LRT train station (Taman Jaya)

            5 minutes walk (500m) from LRT station

            10 minutes walk (500m) to University of Malaya

            56.8km from KLIA Airport

            12.1km from Subang Airport         

            Website: http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/malaysia/hilton-petaling-jaya-PETHITW/index.html

3. Crystal Crown, Petaling Jaya

            Nearest transport: LRT train station (Taman Jaya)

            16 minutes walk (1.2km) from LRT station

            3.4km to University of Malaya

            55.1km from KLIA Airport

            Website: https://crystalcrownpj.com/en/ 

4. Eastin Hotel Kuala Lumpur

            Nearest transport: Bus station (Rapidkl) and MRT station (Phileo Damansara)

            6 minutes walk (400m) from MRT station

            5.3 km to University of Malaya

            61.3 km from KLIA Airport

            Website: http://www.eastin.com/kuala-lumpur/

OTHER HOTELS AROUND UM

1. Capri by Fraser

            https://kualalumpur.capribyfraser.com/en

2. Cititel Mid Valley

            http://www.cititelmidvalley.com/default-en.html

3.The Boulevard, St. Giles Hotels

            https://www.stgileshotels.com/hotels/malaysia/kuala-lumpur/the-boulevard-hotel 

4. The Gardens Hotel and Residences, KL

            https://www.stgileshotels.com/hotels/malaysia/kuala-lumpur/the-gardens/

5. Armada, Petaling Jaya

            https://www.armada.com.my/


BUDGET HOTELS/RESIDENCE

1.  The Nomad Serviced Residences Bangsar

            http://www.thenomadresidences.com/

2. Koptown Hotel Kuala Lumpur (2.2km from University of Malaya)

            http://www.koptown.com.my/index.html

3. Signature Hotel, Bangsar South (3.6km from University of Malaya)

            http://bangsarsouth.mysignaturehotel.com.my/index.php

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