Cheap flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu from $573

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Flight information for Sydney to Kota Kinabalu
(SYD to BKI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

Best price found

$573

Fastest flight time

24h 25m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Kota Kinabalu

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney in the past 72 hours is $573. The best return flight deal from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $896.
The fastest flight from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu takes 24h 25m
There are no direct flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport - Kota Kinabalu Airport.
There is 1 airport near Kota Kinabalu: Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu?

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney is March. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Sydney for Kota Kinabalu?

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu?

in the morning

Sydney to Kota Kinabalu flights are approximately 24% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Kota Kinabalu from Sydney?

Scoot

China Southern, Malaysia Airlines, and Scoot are the most popular carriers operating from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest Sydney to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

Sydney Kingsford Smith - Kota Kinabalu

Fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu for the best Sydney - Kota Kinabalu flight prices

How far in advance should you book Sydney to Kota Kinabalu flights?

30 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu is approximately 30 days to departure

Newcastle Williamtown Airport (NTL) to Labuan Airport (LBU)$1,005
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Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI)$625
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Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Labuan Airport (LBU)$5,533
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Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Lawas Airport (LWY)$3,947
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Newcastle Williamtown Airport (NTL) to Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI)$936
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When you’re planning your trip from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport. You may be looking for an airport near Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to depart from when travelling to Kota Kinabalu and luckily, there are options! You can try Newcastle Williamtown Airport which is located in Newcastle or Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport which is located in Sydney. When travelling from Sydney, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Kota Kinabalu. Good options for arrival airports in Kota Kinabalu, you can try Labuan Airport (in Labuan), Lawas Airport (in Lawas), or Kota Kinabalu Airport (in Kota Kinabalu). The least expensive flight option from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu will typically be SYD — BKI during the month of May with an average price of $625 RT.


Easily compare return flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu by changing tabs
Scoot
6 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
16 Jun.
BKI07:40Kota Kinabalu
21h 45m
1 stop
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
18 Jul.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
22h 05m
2 stops
BKI14:50Kota Kinabalu
24 Jul.
BKI15:50Kota Kinabalu
13h 55m
1 stop
SYD05:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
Scoot
6 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
14 Jun.
BKI07:40Kota Kinabalu
21h 45m
1 stop
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Scoot
18 Jul.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
16h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
24 Jul.
BKI15:50Kota Kinabalu
13h 55m
1 stop
SYD05:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
6 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
16 Jun.
BKI11:00Kota Kinabalu
18h 25m
2 stops
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Scoot
7 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
32h 25m
1 stop
BKI17:10Kota Kinabalu
16 Jun.
BKI07:40Kota Kinabalu
21h 45m
1 stop
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

If you're looking for one-way flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu, view some of our deals below provided by Scoot
Scoot
27 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
27 Jun.
SYD14:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
46h 05m
2 stops
BKI12:45Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
27 Jun.
SYD14:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
41h 20m
3 stops
BKI08:00Kota Kinabalu

Best airlines flying from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
ScootPriceFrom $459Free cancellationRating
2.8
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China SouthernPriceFrom $640Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Malaysia AirlinesPriceFrom $744Free cancellationRating
7.6
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Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $847Free cancellationRating
8.2
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Scoot flights from Sydney to Kota Kinabalu

Our best Scoot deals on Sydney to Kota Kinabalu flight tickets
Scoot
6 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
16 Jun.
BKI07:40Kota Kinabalu
21h 45m
1 stop
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Scoot
6 Jun.
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
24h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
14 Jun.
BKI07:40Kota Kinabalu
21h 45m
1 stop
SYD05:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Scoot
18 Jul.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
16h 05m
1 stop
BKI08:50Kota Kinabalu
24 Jul.
BKI15:50Kota Kinabalu
13h 55m
1 stop
SYD05:45Sydney Kingsford Smith

  • Are airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Malaysia Airlines, Scoot, and Singapore Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Malaysia Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Kota Kinabalu is 5765.3 km. Flights usually cover this in 16h 05m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.



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