Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Brisbane and Kota Kinabalu take, on average, 8 hours minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Brisbane with Kota Kinabalu found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season According to search data from our customers, August is the busiest time to fly from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu
Best time to book According to real data November is the most popular time to book a flight to Kota Kinabalu when departing from Brisbane

Cheap last minute flights to Kota Kinabalu

Latest deals and top flight routes from Brisbane airports.

Departure Sat, 02 Jul Return Fri, 08 Jul
BNE Brisbane
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £907
Departure Fri, 15 Jul Return Fri, 22 Jul
BNE Brisbane
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £493
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 5.49 MYR
British Pound Sterling Malaysian Ringgit
1 MYR = 0.19 GBP
Last checked on 29 June 2022
Train
Local, one-way ticket
88%

Trains in Kota Kinabalu are 88% cheaper than in Brisbane.

Brisbane
£3.4
Kota Kinabalu
£0.42
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
82%

A meal in Kota Kinabalu is 82% cheaper than a meal in Brisbane.

Brisbane
£12.19
Kota Kinabalu
£2.23
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
70%

A taxi fare in Kota Kinabalu is 70% cheaper than in Brisbane.

Brisbane
£2.69
Kota Kinabalu
£0.82
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
22%

Coffee in Kota Kinabalu is 22% cheaper than in Brisbane.

Brisbane
£2.77
Kota Kinabalu
£2.17
Brisbane airports
  • ( Brisbane Airport (BNE)
    How far from city centre: 13 miles
Kota Kinabalu airports
  • ( Kota Kinabalu (BKI)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
K Distance: 3371 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu

😷 Is it safe to travel from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Malaysia may apply when travelling from Brisbane. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu is 493£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Kota Kinabalu expensive to visit compared to Brisbane?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Kota Kinabalu costs an average of 0.82 GBP, 70% cheaper than Brisbane, with a fare of 2.69 GBP, while train tickets costs 88% less in Kota Kinabalu: 0.42 GBP against 3.40 GBP in Brisbane. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.23 GBP in Kota Kinabalu, 82% less than the 12.19 GBP in Brisbane. The price of the coffee is around 22% cheaper in Kota Kinabalu, with an average of 2.17 GBP, while in Brisbane the coffee costs 2.77 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu?
The most popular months to book a trip from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu are November, December and September, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu?
The best time of the year to go to Kota Kinabalu when flying from Brisbane depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Brisbane in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, March and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Brisbane -  Kota Kinabalu.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu?
The total flight time between Brisbane and Kota Kinabalu is of around 08:00 hours on average, considering an average distance of 5,618 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Kota Kinabalu compared to Brisbane?
While in Brisbane the temperatures can reach an average of 34.68 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Kota Kinabalu's temperatures can go up to 34.57 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 22.41 ºC in Kota Kinabalu, compared to the 3.1 ºC average degrees reported in Brisbane. During the winter period, Brisbane can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Kota Kinabalu have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu are:
  • Royal Brunei, stoping in Bandar Seri Begawan for 180 minutes minimun.
  • Malaysia Airlines, with 140 minutes scale in Kuala Lumpur.
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