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Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu Flight Information

Origin Airport IATA Code PAY
Destination Airport IATA Code BKI
Number Of Flight Options 1
Average Flight Time 0 hours 46 minutes

Helpful Sandakan (PAY) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) Flight Information

Traveling FromSandakan
Origin Airport IATA CodePAY
Traveling ToKota Kinabalu
Destination Airport IATA CodeBKI
Number of Airlines Serving4
Available AirlinesMalaysia Airlines, Firefly, Malindo Air
Distance222 km
Direct Flight Time0 40
Flight Price£117

FAQs about flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

Is there a direct flight between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu?

One stress-free plane trip. One unforgettable holiday. Take your pick of reputable airlines, including AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines, that fly directly from Sandakan (SDK) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.).

How long is a direct flight from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?

An average of 51 minutes and a minimum of 45 minutes — that's how long you can expect it to take to fly the 137 miles between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu. Nothing is more convenient than getting to your destination in one flight, so check out the deals available with AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Kota Kinabalu due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Kota Kinabalu booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu flights?

Check your bags in at Sandakan (SDK) and exit the arrivals gate at Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.). That's what you'll most likely be doing if you fly from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu.

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?

Get your long-anticipated getaway started on the right foot. With a good number of airlines servicing the route between Sandakan and Kota Kinabalu, you're bound to find one that will enable you to do just that among these top options:

  • AirAsia with 299 flights every month.
  • Malaysia Airlines with 23 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 20 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 20 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?

You've got plenty of choice when it comes to travelling from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu. With 8 flights operating daily, the time to get away is up to you.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Save on Sundays. We found that tickets booked on a Sunday resulted in the best deal on average in 2019. However, Saturdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2019.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2019, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.


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Hilton Kota Kinabalu

Hilton Kota Kinabalu

Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
    5.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of All Saint's Cathedral and Centre Point. Imago Shopping Mall and Gaya Street ...

    Hilton Kota Kinabalu£37

    Hilton Kota Kinabalu£37
    Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units

    Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units

    Sutera Ave Residences, Coastal Highway, KK Times Square, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Sapi Island ...

      Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units£30

      Borneo Aloha Sutera 2 Bedroom Units£30
      Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel

      Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel

      No 1 Jalan Taipan 28 Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
        3.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Situated in Kota Kinabalu, this hotel is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Puh Toh Si Chinese Temple and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Kota Kinabalu City Mosque. 1Borneo Hypermall ...

        Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel£24

        Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel£24
        CJ Residence

        CJ Residence

        #4, 2nd Floor, Block J, Sinsuran Shopping Complex, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
          2.5 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market. Gaya Street Sunday Market and Suria ...

          CJ Residence£15

          CJ Residence£15
          Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

          Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

          Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
            5.0 out of 5.0
             
             
            5.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

            Nestled on the beach, this Tuaran resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Dalit Beach, Karambunai Peninsula and Tuaran Crocodile Farm. 1Borneo Hypermall and Upside Down ...

            Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa£98

            Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa£98
            Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

            Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

            No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
              5.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              This Tanjung Aru resort is on the beach, 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Sabah State Mosque, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Anjung Samudera. Gaya Street ...

              Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa£101

              Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa£101

              ^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 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.

              Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

              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.