Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

PEN — BKI
30 May — 6 Jun1
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in April or February, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

All the information you need to plan the best PEN to BKI flight in 2022: compare Penang to Kota Kinabalu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu.

PEN - BKI

Price

RM 99 - RM 158

BKI

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

BKI

Rainfall

60 - 351 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip fromRM 435From Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu
One-way fromRM 294One-way flight from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 9%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 52 days in advance, which can save you up to 29% on flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 52 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 624. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from RM 703.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Kota Kinabalu from Penang average RM 541. You can even find prices in April for less than RM 541, as users have found deals to Kota Kinabalu from as low as RM 356. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Kota Kinabalu from Penang. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Penang to Kota Kinabalu (PEN - BKI)?

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

Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in May, June 2022

The best prices found for PEN to BKI flights in May, June
20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 224

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/5/22

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 228

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

18 Jun - 20 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 250

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

Penang to Kota Kinabalu 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang found for this year
11 Jul - 13 Jul
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 220

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 224

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/5/22

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 228

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

Cheap Firefly flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 228

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

21 Jul - 24 Jul
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 233

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

18 Jun - 20 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 250

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

Cheap AirAsia flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

13 Jul - 16 Jul
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 242

AirAsia

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

19 Jul - 22 Jul
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 264

AirAsia

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

17 Oct - 21 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 272

AirAsia

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

Direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

Save time with Penang to Kota Kinabalu direct flight deals
11 Jul - 13 Jul
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 220

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 224

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/5/22

20 Jun - 23 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 228

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

Last-minute flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on return flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang, departing today and this week
31 May - 2 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 382

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

31 May - 8 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 435

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

3 Jun - 9 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 448

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/5/22

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

The cheapest one-way flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu
27 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 114

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

28 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 119

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

13 Jun
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 123

Firefly

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Penang to Kota Kinabalu flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Booking a flight from Penang Intl (PEN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) is your only option if you wish to fly from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. On a typical day, there are 5 flights from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu, all of which are around 2h 45m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 4 airlines when you book a flight from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu.

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

AirAsia, Firefly, and Malaysia Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just RM 220, but on average you can expect to pay RM 268.

Are there direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu under RM 300. A good price for a direct flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu is less than RM 268.

Are there last-minute flights available from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than RM 400.

What days are direct flights available from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Penang to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

Within the past month, 4,246 users have taken a look at flights from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu.

How many flights depart from Penang to Kota Kinabalu on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 8 flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 13% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 63% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Firefly and AirAsia can get you from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in just under 2h 50m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Penang and Kota Kinabalu is about 1756 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu round-trip?

According to our current data, Firefly (RM 228), and AirAsia (RM 242) offers the cheapest pricing from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Firefly is currently priced 57% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Penang to Kota Kinabalu one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Firefly. According to our data, you can fly for as low as RM 114. Users have also found prices from RM 167 and RM 303 on AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Consider AirAsia, China Southern or Firefly when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu.

What are the most reliable airlines from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu consider choosing Firefly(87%), Malaysia Airlines(77%) or AirAsia(49%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for RM 92. While the most popular route (Penang Intl - Kota Kinabalu) can be booked for RM 206 on average our data indicates RM 1,853 when flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu.

Alternative routes for Penang to Kota Kinabalu

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Penang to Kota Kinabalu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
AirAsiaCheapestRM 199AverageRM 379FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FireflyCheapestRM 226AverageRM 333FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 252AverageRM 478FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

See what time of day planes typically take off from Penang to Kota Kinabalu
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
42%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
43%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Penang to Kota Kinabalu
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday6daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday6daily flights