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Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA codeKUL
Destination Airport IATA codeBKI
Number Of Flight Options1
Average Flight Time2 hours 38 mins

Kota Kinabalu BKI Flight Information

Traveling From Kuala Lumpur
Origin Airport IATA Code KUL
Traveling To Kota Kinabalu
Destination Airport IATA Code BKI
Number of Airlines Serving 11
Available Airlines
Distance 1629 km
Direct Flight Time 2 30
Flight Price

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Every day between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu, 72 flights from 11 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with KLM, Qatar Airways, Philippine Airlines, Oman Air, JAL, Etihad Airways, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, British Airways, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 2hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 1629 km between null and null, let us know! 

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Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is £55 per night from 2 Jun to 3 Jun
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 4 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds in ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Good place
"We really appreciated thé location of this hôtel and thé wonderfull view on thé sea specially from thé lounge on thé evening. Just onde thing: children and babiies should not be allowed on thé lounge..."

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2014

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel

5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is £62 per night from 10 Jun to 11 Jun
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious rooms ...
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
The price is £109 per night from 21 Jun to 22 Jun
Stay at this 5-star luxury resort in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the family amenities ...
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

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Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88991
The price is £52 per night from 29 May to 30 May
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 3 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the overall value in their reviews. Popular ...
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
The Magellan Sutera Resort

The Magellan Sutera Resort

5 out of 5
1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100
Stay at this 5-star luxury resort in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in their reviews. ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Excellent service, great facilities and rooms
"Great view of the sea and excellent Malaysian hospitality by the staff. There were very large tour groups from China which thronged the breakfast rooms so that was the only noisy part of the stay. Everything else was nice and quiet."

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2017

The Magellan Sutera Resort
Hilton Kota Kinabalu

Hilton Kota Kinabalu

5 out of 5
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000
The price is £57 per night from 29 May to 30 May
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and breakfast. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
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Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.