Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu Last modified: Mar 26, 2024 19:11 -04:00

We've scanned 117,220,093 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Kota Kinabalu. Malaysia & Malindo frequently offer the best deals to Kota Kinabalu flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Malaysia
KULBKI
Sun 7/21
nonstop
BKIKUL
Thu 7/25
nonstop
MYR396
Malindo
KULBKI
Mon 5/6
nonstop
BKIKUL
Wed 5/8
nonstop
MYR491
Scoot
KULBKI
Tue 5/7
1 stop
BKIKUL
Mon 5/13
1 stop
MYR1,129
Multiple Airlines
KULBKI
Thu 5/2
1 stop
BKIKUL
Mon 5/6
1 stop
MYR11,402

How Much is a Flight from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?

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 MYR491.

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?

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 MYR491 MYR999
7-14 days MYR491 MYR936
14-21 days MYR518 MYR936
21-30 days MYR518 MYR936
30-60 days MYR567 MYR936
60-90 days MYR491 MYR931
90+ days MYR491 MYR918

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

We've examined 234,440,186 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
MYR491MYR491MYR491MYR491MYR491 MYR491

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

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
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MYR491
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MYR491 MYR518
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MYR518 MYR518
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
MYR518 MYR518
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
MYR518 MYR774
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
MYR774

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

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 not available.

The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is not available.

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 1 3 0 3 0 3 0 01:40 12:05
Malindo 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 02:15 13:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu

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. Find Flights

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 40 minutes.
Question: How far is Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The distance from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is 1,627 kilometers (1,011 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: There are 38 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: Malindo Air provides 73% of the non-stop flights between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu.

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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