Flights to Kota Kinabalu

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Last minute flights to Kota Kinabalu

Departure Fri, 17 Apr Return Sat, 18 Apr
LHR London
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £505
Departure Mon, 27 Apr Return Mon, 27 Apr
KUL Kuala Lumpur
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £61
Departure Sat, 18 Apr Return Sun, 03 May
MAN Manchester
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £572
Departure Thu, 16 Apr Return Mon, 20 Apr
SIN Singapore
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £49
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Trips to Kota Kinabalu

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FAQ's about Kota Kinabalu

🔍 How can I find cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £49 to Kota Kinabalu. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Kota Kinabalu.
🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Kota Kinabalu?
The top month to book flights to Kota Kinabalu is January, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Kota Kinabalu flights is July. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Kota Kinabalu, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Kota Kinabalu?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Kota Kinabalu is... August. The next best month to travel to Kota Kinabalu is December. And let's not forget July, the third top choice for when to go to Kota Kinabalu. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Kota Kinabalu is October.
✈️ Which airlines fly to Kota Kinabalu from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Kota Kinabalu include:
- Malaysia Airlines, which flies from London
- Royal Brunei, which has flights from London
- Emirates, with flights from London to Kota Kinabalu and Manchester and also from Newcastle

Indirect flights from the UK to Kota Kinabalu include:
- Malaysia Airlines, which flies from London and Manchester and also from Newcastle
- Emirates, with flights from London and Manchester to Kota Kinabalu plus Newcastle
- Royal Brunei, which has flights from London
🕑 How long before a flight to Kota Kinabalu should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Kota Kinabalu, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Kota Kinabalu departing from over 47 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Kota Kinabalu at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
🛄 What is the name of Kota Kinabalu’s airport?
Kota Kinabalu is served by 1 airport[s]. Kota Kinabalu International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 47 cities, such as London, Kuala Lumpur and Manchester, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Kota Kinabalu’s airport from the city centre?
Kota Kinabalu’s airport Kota Kinabalu International Airport is located 4 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Kota Kinabalu’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.32 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Kota Kinabalu International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Kota Kinabalu centre is around 0.66 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Kota Kinabalu. Pick your preferred car type and get from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to Kota Kinabalu city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Kota Kinabalu city centre?
There are many ways to get from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to central Kota Kinabalu:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to Kota Kinabalu city centre when driving is 12 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Kota Kinabalu?
If you are going to Kota Kinabalu, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 1.56 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 9.18 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 2.39 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 2.29 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 2.75 GBP
  • - Coffee: 1.83 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 0.43 GBP
  • - Water: 0.23 GBP

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