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Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 2:04 -05:00

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Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 2:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,580,655,426 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Kota Kinabalu. AirAsia & Malindo frequently offer the best deals to Kota Kinabalu flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

AirAsia
KULBKI
Thu 4/6
nonstop
BKIKUL
Mon 4/10
nonstop
MYR205
Malindo
KULBKI
Tue 5/16
nonstop
BKIKUL
Sun 5/21
nonstop
MYR276
Malaysia
KULBKI
Tue 5/16
nonstop
BKIKUL
Sun 5/21
nonstop
MYR285
Firefly
KULBKI
Tue 3/14
nonstop
BKIKUL
Thu 3/16
nonstop
MYR814

How Much is a Flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be MYR285.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days MYR361 MYR716
7-14 days MYR298 MYR1,762
14-21 days MYR298 MYR1,762
21-30 days MYR298 MYR1,508
30-60 days MYR298 MYR481
60-90 days MYR205 MYR463
90+ days MYR205 MYR463

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,588,819,667 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
MYR298 MYR298 MYR298 MYR205 MYR298 MYR298 MYR298

Compare Flight Prices from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 1/29/17 2/2/17 0 MYR343
February Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 2/2/17 2/6/17 0 MYR298
March Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 3/1/17 3/8/17 0 MYR298
April Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu AirAsia 4/6/17 4/10/17 0 MYR205
May Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu AirAsia 5/16/17 5/21/17 0 MYR205
June Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 6/5/17 6/7/17 0 MYR303
July Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 7/31/17 8/6/17 0 MYR321
August Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 8/1/17 8/2/17 0 MYR321

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
MYR419
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
MYR419 MYR298
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
MYR298 MYR298
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
MYR298 MYR303
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
MYR303 MYR303
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
MYR303

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is MYR1,575.

The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is MYR312.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Weekly Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia 12 13 12 13 12 13 12 06:45 22:05
Malaysia 11 12 11 11 12 11 11 07:35 22:15
Malindo 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 07:00 21:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is MYR192.

The average price for round trip flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is MYR298.

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: The average Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu flight time is 2 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How far is Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The distance from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is 1,628 kilometers (1,012 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: There are 208 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.
Question: What are the most popular Kuala Lumpur airlines for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: AirAsia provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: Singapore, SG

Airlines in Kuala Lumpur flying to Kota Kinabalu Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 2:04 -05:00Number of routes searched: 65Number of itineraries searched: 383,911

Wondering which airlines fly out of Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu? We've gathered the average price of Kuala Lumpur airlines with flights to Kota Kinabalu. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
AirAsia -
Firefly -
Malaysia -
Malindo -
AirAsia KCH
AirAsia MYY
AirAsia SDK
Royal Brunei BWN
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Dragonair HKG
Xiamen FOC
Malaysia BTU
Malaysia BWN
Malaysia HKG
Malaysia KCH
SilkAir SIN
Singapore SIN

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Kuala Lumpur - KUL Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 2:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu