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Cheapest flights to Kota Kinabalu airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Kota Kinabalu airports from your nearest city or airport
Sydney
Kota Kinabalu

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Sydney TO Kota Kinabalu

Sydney (SYD) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

Typically, flights to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney are cheaper when flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu, which has an average price of $768

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO KOTA KINABALU FROM SYDNEYMarch22% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu costs on average just $598 in March
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO KOTA KINABALU FROM SYDNEYDecember66% more expensiveIt costs about $1,278 for flights to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO KOTA KINABALU FROM SYDNEYDecember561% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Kota Kinabalu?

  • What is the absolute cheapest flight to Kota Kinabalu?

    The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Kota Kinabalu from Sandakan for $39. This is 93% cheaper than most flight deals to Kota Kinabalu. To find the cheapest price to Kota Kinabalu from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

  • What is the cheapest month to fly to Kota Kinabalu?

    If you are unable to visit Kota Kinabalu during the month of March, then departing from Australia during the month June is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $618.

  • How far in advance should I book a flight to Kota Kinabalu?

    The ideal time to book your flight to Kota Kinabalu is 30 days in advance, when prices tend to average $768.

  • What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Kota Kinabalu?

    The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Kota Kinabalu is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $706. The most expensive day to fly to Kota Kinabalu is Friday, with ticket prices averaging around $892.

  • What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Kota Kinabalu?

    The cheapest time of day to fly to Kota Kinabalu is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $780. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around $1,565. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

  • What is there to do in Kota Kinabalu when it’s raining?

    If you are planning a flight to Kota Kinabalu and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of May, June, and July. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Kota Kinabalu, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out Plaza Wawasan.

  • Is there an alternative airport near Kota Kinabalu?

    Those flying to Kota Kinabalu could potentially find better pricing at Labuan Airport (118 km from Kota Kinabalu city centre), Kudat Airport (134 km from Kota Kinabalu city centre) or Lawas Airport (145 km from Kota Kinabalu city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.

  • Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Kota Kinabalu?

    With an average price of $571 per person, Labuan Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Kota Kinabalu. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.


Kota Kinabalu flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Kota Kinabalu found recently by users on momondo
China Southern
SYDSydney Kingsford Smith
15h 55m
BKIKota Kinabalu
Royal Brunei Airlines
BNEBrisbane
18h 15m
BKIKota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
PERPerth
19h 45m
BKIKota Kinabalu
Royal Brunei Airlines
MELMelbourne
23h 15m
BKIKota Kinabalu

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Kota Kinabalu

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Kota Kinabalu, view some of our deals below provided by Malaysia Airlines and Royal Brunei Airlines
Royal Brunei Airlines
BNEBrisbane
18h 15m
BKIKota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
PERPerth
19h 45m
BKIKota Kinabalu
Royal Brunei Airlines
MELMelbourne
23h 15m
BKIKota Kinabalu

Popular routes to Kota Kinabalu

Most frequently searched flights to Kota Kinabalu along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Perth to Kota Kinabalu Flights
Fastest flight time19h 45m
Cheapest price$874
Sydney to Kota Kinabalu Flights
Fastest flight time15h 55m
Cheapest price$1,107
Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu Flights
Fastest flight time18h 15m
Cheapest price$1,500

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