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Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu flights

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Departure Fri, 30 Apr Return Sun, 02 May
SDK Sandakan
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £40
Departure Fri, 14 May Return Sun, 16 May
SDK Sandakan
BKI Kota Kinabalu
return from £40
Flight route information
Find out further information on Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu to help you prepare for your trip.
Sandakan airports
  • ( Sandakan (SDK)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
Kota Kinabalu airports
  • ( Kota Kinabalu (BKI)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
K Distance: 140 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

😷 Is it safe to travel from Sandakan 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 Sandakan. 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 much are flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?
The average price to go from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu is of 21.46 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu is 40£. 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.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?
The most popular months to book a trip from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu are July, June and December, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?
The best time of the year to go to Kota Kinabalu when flying from Sandakan 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 Sandakan in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, February and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Sandakan -  Kota Kinabalu.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?
The total flight time between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu is of around 00:49 hours on average, considering an average distance of 223 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 Sandakan?
While in Sandakan the temperatures can reach an average of 34.0 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 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 23.2 ºC average degrees reported in Sandakan. During the winter period, Sandakan can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Kota Kinabalu have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu?
The main airport route flying between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu is: Sandakan (SDK) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air Asia.
  • Malaysia Airlines.
  • Malindoair.
Which are the airlines with flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu are:
  • Air Asia.
  • Malaysia Airlines.
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