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Cheap flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu from $59

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 4/11. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BKK — BKI
17 Jun — 24 Jun1
1 adult
Mon 17/6
Mon 24/6

How far in advance should I book a flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 29 days in advance to save up to 10% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 29 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $129, or $197 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Kota Kinabalu. Flights to Kota Kinabalu from Southeast Asia in January are about $148 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $110.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from YJX to BKI?

When flying from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap Malaysia Airlines flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Malaysia Airlines for the route between Southeast Asia and Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Fri 4/1021:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 12/1005:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 11/6$116
Thu 22/815:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 26/805:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$141
Thu 1/822:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Wed 14/811:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$143
Sat 20/722:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Tue 23/721:45BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$166
Sat 20/722:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Tue 23/705:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 11/6$167
Sat 29/618:20KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Tue 2/705:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 11/6$187
Fri 28/619:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 1/705:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$188
Fri 12/719:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 15/707:00BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 35mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 11/6$190
Sun 23/622:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Thu 27/605:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$208

Cheap Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Prices were last updated on 12 June 2024.
Thu 11/718:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Mon 15/721:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$161
Sat 20/722:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Tue 23/721:45BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$166
Wed 3/719:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Wed 17/705:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$187
Fri 28/621:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Wed 3/721:45BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$188
Wed 12/618:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mAirAsia
Wed 12/623:15BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 35mAirAsia
Deal found 12/6$206
Sun 23/622:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Thu 27/605:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$208
Thu 11/707:30KUL - BKI
1 stop12h 05mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 15/713:40BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$227
Sat 29/612:25KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 29/621:45BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$229
Fri 5/715:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Tue 9/707:00BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 35mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$248

Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Southeast Asia and Kota Kinabalu in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Tue 5/1118:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Tue 12/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$113
Fri 16/819:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 19/805:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$116
Fri 1/1109:10KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Thu 7/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$122
Tue 29/1017:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Mon 4/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$131
Wed 30/1017:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Thu 7/1112:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$138
Thu 22/815:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 26/805:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$141
Thu 1/822:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Wed 14/811:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$143
Fri 29/1108:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Sat 7/1211:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$147
Thu 11/718:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Mon 15/721:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$161

Direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from Southeast Asia

Discover direct flight options from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Tue 5/1118:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Tue 12/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$113
Fri 16/819:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 19/805:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$116
Fri 1/1109:10KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Thu 7/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$122
Tue 29/1017:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Mon 4/1120:50BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$131
Wed 30/1017:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Thu 7/1112:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 30mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$138
Thu 22/815:40KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 26/805:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$141
Thu 1/822:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Wed 14/811:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$143
Fri 29/1108:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Sat 7/1211:20BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$147
Thu 11/718:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Mon 15/721:30BKI - KUL
Nonstop2h 40mBatik Air
Deal found 12/6$161

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Southeast Asia

Search for one-way flight options from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Mon 4/1119:30KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$59
Wed 21/819:55KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 45mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$60
Wed 21/810:50KUL - BKI
1 stop4h 25mAirAsia
Deal found 12/6$71
Wed 10/718:10KUL - BKI
1 stop4h 35mAirAsia
Deal found 12/6$74
Sun 1/908:10KUL - BKI
1 stop4h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$86
Sun 23/622:00KUL - BKI
Nonstop2h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$104
Wed 21/807:00KUL - BKI
2 stops36h 35mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$172
Wed 10/721:05KUL - BKI
2 stops16h 50mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$188
Wed 3/721:05KUL - BKI
2 stops13h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 12/6$200

Find flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$83 - $352

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Wed 13/11

Nonstop2h 35m

Kota Kinabalu

Sun 17/11

Nonstop2h 30m

$83

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Fri 4/10

Nonstop2h 40m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 12/10

Nonstop2h 40m

$116

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Wed 13/11

1 stop7h 55m

Kota Kinabalu

Sun 17/11

Nonstop2h 35m

$125

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Thu 22/8

Nonstop2h 40m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 26/8

Nonstop2h 40m

$141

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Thu 1/8

Nonstop2h 40m

Kota Kinabalu

Wed 14/8

Nonstop2h 40m

$143

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Wed 13/11

1 stop4h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sun 17/11

1 stop9h 55m

$163

Kuala Lumpur IntlKota Kinabalu

KUL - BKI

KULBKI

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Sat 20/7

Nonstop2h 40m

Kota Kinabalu

Tue 23/7

Nonstop2h 40m

$166

Singapore ChangiKota Kinabalu

SIN - BKI

SINBKI

Singapore Changi

Thu 1/8

1 stop24h 35m

Kota Kinabalu

Sun 4/8

1 stop4h 25m

$348

Singapore ChangiKota Kinabalu

SIN - BKI

SINBKI

Singapore Changi

Thu 1/8

Nonstop2h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sun 4/8

Nonstop2h 10m

$352

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 11/6

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Reviews of airlines servicing Kota Kinabalu

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Kota Kinabalu. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Reviews last updated 12 June 2024.

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

7.4
Good
360 reviews

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

7.4
Good
1,178 reviews

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

7.3
Good
460 reviews

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

6.7
Okay
237 reviews

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

6.6
Okay
315 reviews

Overall

7.4

Entertainment

6.8

Comfort

7.5

Boarding

7.6

Food

7.1

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Kota Kinabalu from Southeast Asia?

    Located just 5.8 km from the city centre, Kota Kinabalu (BKI) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Kota Kinabalu from Southeast Asia.

  • Can I find flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just $83, but on average you can expect to pay $245.

  • Are there direct flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu is less than $179.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu one-way?

    The cheapet airlines for a one-way flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu are Malaysia Airlines ($59), AirAsia ($71), and China Southern ($462).

  • What does BKK to BKI mean?

    BKK stands for Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport, while BKI stands for Kota Kinabalu Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl Airport (MNL), Singapore Changi Airport (SIN), Ho Chi Minh City Airport (SGN), Phuket City Airport (HKT), Da Nang Airport (DAD) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flight deals updated?

    The Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 12/6.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu (average of $290). Flying from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu in December is currently the most expensive (average of $775). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 565,812 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
AirAsiaCheapest$118Average$166FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%
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ScootCheapest$120Average$218FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Hourly flight availability from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu

Find hourly flight availability from Southeast Asia to Kota Kinabalu. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
55%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
22%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
22%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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