Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

PEN — BKI
27 Sep — 4 Oct1
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The best prices from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in November or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Penang (PEN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

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 69 - RM 110

BKI

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

BKI

Rainfall

60 - 351 mm

Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip fromRM 312From Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 12%.

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 49 days in advance, which can save you up to 46% on flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 49 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 462. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from RM 548.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Kota Kinabalu from Penang average RM 411. You can even find prices in November for less than RM 411, as users have found deals to Kota Kinabalu from as low as RM 213. The month of September 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 20%.

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 in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 12% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in September, October 2022

The best prices found for PEN to BKI flights in September, October
15 Oct - 16 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 244

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

22 Oct - 29 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 249

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

15 Oct - 31 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 45m
RM 258

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Penang to Kota Kinabalu 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang found for this year
20 Nov - 23 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 186

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

27 Nov - 3 Dec
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 208

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

5 Nov - 9 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 226

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Cheap AirAsia flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

20 Mar - 23 Mar
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 163

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

20 Mar - 23 Mar
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

5h 10m
RM 213

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

15 Oct - 16 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 244

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Cheap Firefly flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

20 Nov - 23 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 186

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

27 Nov - 3 Dec
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 208

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

5 Nov - 9 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 226

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

Save time with Penang to Kota Kinabalu direct flight deals
20 Mar - 23 Mar
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 163

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

9 Jan - 12 Jan
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 167

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

20 Nov - 23 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 186

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Last-minute flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on return flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang, departing today and this week
30 Sep - 1 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 290

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

2 Oct - 5 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 335

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

2 Oct - 5 Oct
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

PEN

Penang Intl

1 stop

5h 20m
RM 511

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

The cheapest one-way flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu
13 Jan
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 95

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

9 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 100

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

19 Nov
PEN

Penang Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 50m
RM 104

Firefly

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

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 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just RM 163, but on average you can expect to pay RM 235.

Are there direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu under RM 200. A good price for a direct flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu is less than RM 240.

Are there last-minute flights available from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 300?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than RM 300.

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

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

How popular is this Penang to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

Within the past month, 7,847 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 1 flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

AirAsia and Firefly can get you from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in just under 2h 45m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Penang and Kota Kinabalu is about 1756 km. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, AirAsia (RM 163), and Firefly (RM 186) offers the cheapest pricing from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. AirAsia is currently priced 60% 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 95. Users have also found prices from RM 100 and RM 181 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(75%), Malaysia Airlines(75%) or AirAsia(53%), 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 97. While the most popular route (Penang Intl - Kota Kinabalu) can be booked for RM 172 on average our data indicates RM 1,867 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 200AverageRM 366FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FireflyCheapestRM 217AverageRM 325FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 286AverageRM 476FlexibilityNo 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
51%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
31%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%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
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday4daily flights