Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok

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The best prices from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok are usually found in February or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Bangkok (BKK)

All the information you need to plan the best BKI to BKK flight in 2021: compare Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Bangkok.
BKI - TH1
Price
RM 585 - RM 994
TH1
Temperature
32 - 36 °C
TH1
Rainfall
10 - 308 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

RM 676

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

RM 585

From Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Bangkok.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at RM 614. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from RM 676.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok?

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Bangkok from Kota Kinabalu average RM 489. You can even find prices in June for less than RM 489, as users have found deals to Bangkok from as low as RM 309. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Bangkok from Kota Kinabalu. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok (BKI - TH1)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 22% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Kota Kinabalu</span> to <span class="emphasized">Bangkok</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok

What airport do you fly from for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok?

Kota Kinabalu (BKI) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok. You should not have trouble finding flights to Bangkok from Kota Kinabalu; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Bangkok per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights from the Kota Kinabalu airport to Bangkok. It is only a 5.8 km journey to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) from Kota Kinabalu’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. AirAsia, Thai AirAsia, and Malindo Air are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like AirAsia with this kind of flexibility.

Is Kota Kinabalu weather warmer or cooler than Bangkok?

Expect the weather to be around 36 °C on average in April. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Bangkok is generally hotter than in Kota Kinabalu.

Destination information for Bangkok

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok.
Today's exchange rate
RM 1 = ฿ 7.60
Average temperature for May in Bangkok
35.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Bangkok
218.0 mm

Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

Airports servicing Bangkok

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK)
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl (DMK)

Top 6 airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AirAsia
RM 119 RM 156 No cancel fee 66%
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Thai AirAsia
RM 102 RM 160 No cancel fee 87%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Thai AirAsia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Scoot
RM 130 RM 178 No cancel fee N/A
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Malindo Air
RM 148 RM 200 No cancel fee N/A
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Royal Brunei Airlines
RM 224 RM 265 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Brunei Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Malaysia Airlines
RM 188 RM 290 No cancel fee 67%
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