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Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, MY, Malaysia - KUL to BKI Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:17 AM

Popular flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:17 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Malindo
KULBKI
Sat 7/23
nonstop
BKIKUL
Thu 7/28
nonstop
MYR251
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Malindo
KULBKI
Tue 7/26
nonstop
BKIKUL
Tue 8/2
nonstop
MYR251
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Malindo
KULBKI
Wed 7/27
nonstop
BKIKUL
Tue 8/2
nonstop
MYR251
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Malindo
KULBKI
Thu 7/28
nonstop
BKIKUL
Wed 8/3
nonstop
MYR251
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Malindo
KULBKI
Sat 7/30
nonstop
BKIKUL
Sat 8/6
nonstop
MYR251
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AirAsia
KULBKI
Thu 8/4
nonstop
BKIKUL
Mon 8/8
nonstop
MYR259
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Malaysia
KULBKI
Wed 9/7
nonstop
BKIKUL
Sun 9/11
nonstop
MYR427
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AirAsia X
KULBKI
Mon 7/18
1 stop
BKIKUL
Fri 7/22
1 stop
MYR1,739
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu (KUL to BKI)?

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 MYR255.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu (KUL to BKI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days MYR1,034 MYR1,497
7-14 days MYR255 MYR1,198
14-21 days MYR255 MYR1,186
21-30 days MYR251 MYR739
30-60 days MYR251 MYR636
60-90 days MYR255 MYR390
90+ days MYR234 MYR538

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
MYR251 MYR251 MYR251 MYR251 MYR263 MYR251 MYR259

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 6/29/16 7/7/16 0 MYR1,046
July Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 7/23/16 7/28/16 0 MYR251
August Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 8/1/16 8/8/16 0 MYR251
September Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 9/27/16 10/3/16 0 MYR251
October Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 10/3/16 10/6/16 0 MYR251
November Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 11/1/16 11/2/16 0 MYR234
December Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu AirAsia 12/6/16 12/8/16 0 MYR390
January Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu Malindo 1/9/17 1/14/17 0 MYR234

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
MYR1,071
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
MYR1,071 MYR652
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
MYR652 MYR296
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
MYR296 MYR255
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
MYR255 MYR255
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
MYR255
TIPSave MYR394 by flying into Miri instead of Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu (KUL to BKI)

Your Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 MYR927.

The average price for non-stop 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.

Nonstop Flight Details from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 06:30 18:35
Malaysia 10 9 10 8 11 10 10 08:25 22:20
Malindo 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 07:00 19:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu (KUL to BKI)

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 MYR398.

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

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct 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 many kilometers are there between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: The distance from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is 1628 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: There are 173 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: AirAsia provides 44% 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: Bintulu, MY

Airlines Flying from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu (KUL to BKI) Number of flights searched: 38Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:17 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu.

Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Malaysia - X X X X X X X
Malaysia BTU X X X X X X X
Malindo - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Kuala Lumpur - KUL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kuala Lumpur to Labuan AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR226
Kuala Lumpur to Sandakan AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR288
Kuala Lumpur to Tawau AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR890

Cheap International Flights from Kuala Lumpur - KUL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kuala Lumpur to Bandar Seri Begawan AirAsia, Royal Brunei, Malaysia, Malindo MYR439
Kuala Lumpur to Singapore Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot MYR181
Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok AirAsia, Nok Air, Ethiopian, Thai AirAsia, Firefly, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Egyptair, Malindo, Bangkok, Royal Jordanian, Thai Lion, Thai MYR165
Kuala Lumpur to Manila Cebu Pacific, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Malaysia, Malindo, Philippine, AirAsia Zest MYR558
Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong AirAsia, Cathay, AirAsia X, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Malaysia, Malindo, Hong Kong Express MYR427
Kuala Lumpur to Jakarta AirAsia, Firefly, Garuda, Batik Air, Lion Air, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Malindo, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, SkyStar MYR304

Cheap Domestic Flights to Kota Kinabalu - BKI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Penang to Kota Kinabalu AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR329
Johor Bahru to Kota Kinabalu AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR378
Kuantan to Kota Kinabalu AirAsia, Malaysia MYR2,481
Kuala Terengganu to Kota Kinabalu AirAsia, Malaysia, Malindo MYR378

Cheap International Flights to Kota Kinabalu - BKI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Singapore to Kota Kinabalu Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot MYR452
Singapore to Bangkok Jetstar Asia, Cathay, Ethiopian, Thai AirAsia, SilkAir, Bangkok, Thai Lion, Singapore, Thai, Tigerair, Scoot MYR333
Singapore to Tokyo Jetstar Asia, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, SilkAir, Peach, All Nippon, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, United MYR1,473
Singapore to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, SilkAir, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, Scoot, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight MYR3,240
Singapore to Jakarta Jetstar Asia, Air France, Garuda, Batik Air, Lion Air, SilkAir, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Tigerair, SkyStar MYR267
Singapore to Kuala Lumpur Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot MYR17
Singapore to Shanghai Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen MYR1,153
Singapore to Labuan Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Scoot MYR894
Singapore to Bandar Seri Begawan Jetstar Asia, Royal Brunei, SilkAir, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot MYR1,440
Singapore to Manila Jetstar Asia, Cebu Pacific, SilkAir, Philippine, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, AirAsia Zest MYR542
Singapore to Seoul Jetstar Asia, Air Busan, Korean, Jin Air, SilkAir, Asiana, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Eastar Jet MYR1,620
Singapore to Hong Kong Jetstar Asia, Cathay, Hong Kong, Dragonair, SilkAir, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, United, Hong Kong Express MYR632
Singapore to Sandakan Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair MYR899
Singapore to Miri AirAsia, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair MYR402
Singapore to Beijing Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Xinhua, Shenzhen MYR972
Singapore to Tawau Jetstar Asia, AirAsia, Malaysia, SilkAir, Malindo, Singapore, Tigerair MYR661
Singapore to Guangzhou Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen MYR767
Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, MY, Malaysia, from MYR251 Round trip from KUL to BKI