Long Weekend Malaysia 2019

Taking a break from any form of commitment is the best kind of relaxation one could ever need. This makes the reason why long weekends are always anticipated highly by Malaysians as they could spend their off days going on a trip. A long weekend is a holiday period that includes one or more days following a weekend, which technically extends the weekend to more than two days.

Now that the year 2018 is almost closing its curtains, many travellers are eager to know the dates for the long weekends in 2019. Fret not as the list for Malaysia holidays 2019 is already out with several long weekends scheduled in the list. It is time to get ready and be prepared to mark the calendar for the long holidays in Malaysia!

National Long Weekend 2019

Date Day Holiday Long Weekend States
21 Jan Monday Thaipusam Saturday-Monday
(19-21 Jan)
Johor, Kuala Lumpur, Negeri Sembilan, Penang, Perak, Putrajaya and Selangor
19-20 May Sunday & *Monday Wesak Day Saturday-Monday
(18-20 May)
National except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan and Terengganu
11-12 Aug Sunday & *Monday Hari Raya Haji Saturday-Monday
(10-12 Aug)
9 Sep Monday Agong’s Birthday Saturday-Monday
(7-9 Sep)
16 Sep Monday Malaysia Day Saturday-Monday
(14-16 Sep)

* A public holiday that falls on a Sunday is carried forward to Monday for all states except Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu and Johor.

Please be noted that the working days in Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu and Johor is from Sunday to Thursday. Fridays and Saturdays are considered as the weekends, so the long weekends listed above may not affect the mentioned states.

Leave Day Suggestions for Long Weekend 2019

Aside from the scheduled long weekends, there are several public holidays where Malaysians can take one or 2 days off to extend and convert the holidays into long weekends. The leave day suggestions are as below:

Date Day Holiday Long Weekend States
5 Feb (Tue)
6 Feb (Wed)
Chinese New Year National 4 Feb (Mon) 5 Days
2-6 Feb (Sat-Wed)
1 May (Wed) Labour Day National 2-3 May (Thurs-Fri) 5 Days
1-5 Feb (Wed-Sun)
5 Jun (Wed)
6 Jun (Thurs)
Hari Raya Aidilfitri National 7 June (Fri) 5 Days
5-9 June (Wed -Sun)
12 Aug (Mon) Hari Raya Haji National 9 Aug (Fri) 4 Days
9-12 Aug (Fri-Mon)
2 Sep (Mon) Awal Muharram National 30 Aug (Fri) 4 Days
30 Aug – 2 Sep (Fri-Mon)
25 Dec (Wed) Christmas Day National 26-27 Dec (Thurs-Fri) 5 Days
25-29 Dec (Wed-Sun)

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With several long weekends in 2019 awaited to happen, this opens the door for Malaysians to plan their holiday trips properly. Easybook offers regular promotions and discounts, especially during holiday seasons. Stay updated by following Easybook’s social media accounts for more news on amazing promotions!

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