Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

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The best prices from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo are usually found in April or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Borneo (BKI)

MY1 - BKI
Price
RM 331 - RM 521
BKI
Temperature
32 - 33 °C
BKI
Rainfall
52 - 203 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

RM 331

From Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

One-way from

RM 302

One-way flight from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

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 Kuala Lumpur to Borneo?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 10%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 57 days in advance to save up to 19% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 57 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as RM 422, or RM 467 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Borneo. Flights to Borneo from Kuala Lumpur in April are about RM 400 on average during April, but can be found for as low as RM 269.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo (MY1 - BKI)?

When flying from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo in April, May 2021

16 Apr - 18 Apr
RM 252pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
7 May - 14 May
RM 256pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
22 Apr - 25 Apr
RM 269pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Kuala Lumpur to Borneo 2021 flight deals

16 Apr - 18 Apr
RM 252pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
7 May - 14 May
RM 256pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
22 Apr - 25 Apr
RM 269pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Direct flights to Borneo from Kuala Lumpur

16 Apr - 18 Apr
RM 252pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
22 Apr - 25 Apr
RM 269pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
17 Apr - 5 May
RM 277pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Last-minute flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

16 Apr - 18 Apr
RM 252pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
17 Apr - 5 May
RM 277pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
18 Apr - 18 Apr
RM 285pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
Direct
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to Borneo from Kuala Lumpur

16:00 - 18:30
AirAsia
Direct
2h 30m
KUL - BKI
AirAsia
RM 302
Gotogate
16:40 - 07:55
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 15m
SZB - BKI
Multiple Airlines
RM 323
Kiwi.com
11:40 - 14:10
Malindo Air
Direct
2h 30m
KUL - BKI
Malindo Air
RM 335
Malindo Air

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Flight FAQs

From Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

Can I find flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo for under RM 413 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo for under RM 413. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Malaysia Airlines for just RM 252, but on average you can expect to pay RM 393.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, and Malindo Air flying from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo for under RM 413 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 15 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo under RM 413. A good price for a direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo is less than RM 471.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo for under RM 413?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo within the next 7 days for less than RM 413.

What days are direct flights available from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo on average per day?

On average 4 flights depart from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

Is Kuala Lumpur weather warmer or cooler than Kota Kinabalu?

With an average temperature of 34 °C, peak weather can be found in March. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Kota Kinabalu are colder than in Kuala Lumpur.

How long does is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo?

For as low as RM 501, AirAsia can have you in Borneo from Kuala Lumpur in 2h 30m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1637 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo return?

Currently priced at RM 253, Malaysia Airlines will fly you from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo and back. In addition to Malaysia Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from AirAsia and Firefly - these airlines can fly you to your destination from RM 451 and RM 571, respectively. Users have found that Malaysia Airlines is 37% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo one-way?

RM 120 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Malaysia Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on AirAsia and Firefly, with prices starting from RM 162 and RM 335, respectively.

Alternative routes for Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

Destination information for Borneo

Flight duration
2h 31m
Average temperature for April in Borneo
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Borneo
170.0 mm

Airports servicing Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL)
Subang (SZB)

Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

Top 4 airlines flying from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AirAsia
RM 61 RM 102 No cancel fee 66%
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Malindo Air
RM 49 RM 143 No cancel fee N/A
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Royal Brunei Airlines
RM 201 RM 352 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 63 RM 396 No cancel fee 67%
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Hourly flight availability from Kuala Lumpur to Borneo

Morning 6 AM to midday 53% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 34% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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