Distance from Philippines to Malaysia

Name Philippines Malaysia
Country flag Flag of Philippines Flag of Malaysia
Country ISO code PH / PHL MY / MYS
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Manila Kuala Lumpur
Total cities 20021 6031
Cost of living Cost of living in Philippines Cost of living in Malaysia
DD coordinates 11.697835 / 122.621754 4.140634 / 109.618149
DMS coordinates 11°41'52.21" N / 122°37'18.32" E 4°08'26.28" N / 109°37'5.33" E
UTM coordinates 51P 458778.93841589 1293168.7883499 49N 346618.389244 457806.03025856
Time zone America/Chicago Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
Airports Airports in Philippines: 188 Airports in Malaysia: 98
Straight distance from Philippines to Malaysia is 1659 kilometers (1031 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Philippines from Malaysia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 11.697835 / 122.621754 (PH) and 4.140634 / 109.618149 (MY).


Find out the distance from Philippines to Malaysia using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the PH to MY distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Philippines from Malaysia?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are 11.697835 / 122.621754 while you arrive at 4.140634 / 109.618149. The calculator shows the shortest distance between PH and MY and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Philippines to Malaysia? The distance is 1659 km / 1031 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Philippines to Malaysia by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 1 hour, 58 minutes while the IATA country codes are (PH to MY).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Philippines (PH)
Arrives in Malaysia (MY)
Philippines to Malaysia distance 1659 km / 1031 mil
Avg car duration 18 hours, 26 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 27 hours, 39 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 16 hours, 35 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 1 hour, 50 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from PH and MY is 1659 kilometers = 1031 miles.
To get from PH to MY by plane, you need to travel 1659 kilometers = 1031 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to MY will take about 1 hour, 50 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 27 hours, 39 minutes travelling from Philippines (PH) to Malaysia (MY), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Philippines from Malaysia provided that the entry regulations are met.