Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu from RM 168

This is the cheapest one-way flight price, found on 24/11. Prices may vary by date and flight preferences.
PEN — BKI
29 Nov — 6 Dec1
1 adult
Wed 29/11
Wed 6/12

The best prices from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in January or October, booked 83 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Penang

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

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Penang (PEN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 25 November 2023.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

RM 1,413

One-way from

RM 421
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
From Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu
One-way flight from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

Price

RM 302 - RM 618

BKI

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

BKI

Rainfall

60 - 351 mm

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

Thursday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 17%.

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 58 days in advance, which can save you up to 83% on flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 58 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 505. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from RM 725.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Kota Kinabalu from Penang average RM 457. You can even find prices in January for less than RM 457, as users have found deals to Kota Kinabalu from as low as RM 239. The month of August 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 26%.

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 morning. Doing so could potentially save you 31% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Firefly flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Firefly for the route between Penang and Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Firefly flights heading from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.

Cheap Malaysia Airlines flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Malaysia Airlines for the route between Penang and Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
Browse through some of the cheapest Malaysia Airlines flights traveling from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.

Cheap Penang to Kota Kinabalu flights in November & December 2023

Find cheap flight options from Penang to Kota Kinabalu specifically for the months of November and December 2023. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Prices were last updated on 25 November 2023.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in 2023. Check back soon for alternative fares.

Penang to Kota Kinabalu 2023 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Penang and Kota Kinabalu in 2023. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
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Direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

Discover direct flight options from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
Take a look at some of the direct flights traveling from Penang to Kota Kinabalu in the near future. Select from other flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu by using the search form above.

Penang to Kota Kinabalu flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Penang

Search for one-way flight options from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu can choose from these deals. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu instead should update the search form at the top of page.

Find flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 352,693 searches. Data last updated 25 November 2023.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

RM 384 - RM 1,184

Route

Departure

Return

Price

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Mon 6/5

Nonstop2h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 11/5

Nonstop2h 50m

RM 384

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Mon 6/5

1 stop13h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 11/5

Nonstop2h 50m

RM 505

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Mon 6/5

1 stop5h 05m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 11/5

1 stop5h 30m

RM 650

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Sun 10/12

Nonstop2h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 11/12

Nonstop2h 50m

RM 758

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Wed 27/12

Nonstop2h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

Fri 12/1

1 stop12h 05m

RM 791

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Mon 6/5

2 stops6h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 11/5

1 stop5h 40m

RM 800

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Wed 6/12

1 stop14h 15m

Kota Kinabalu

Fri 8/12

Nonstop2h 50m

RM 824

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Wed 27/12

1 stop5h 25m

Kota Kinabalu

Fri 29/12

2 stops9h 25m

RM 1,090

Penang IntlKota Kinabalu

PEN - BKI

PENBKI

Penang Intl

Mon 18/12

1 stop5h 10m

Kota Kinabalu

Fri 22/12

1 stop7h 50m

RM 1,184

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/11

Reviews of airlines servicing Kota Kinabalu

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Kota Kinabalu. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Reviews last updated 25 November 2023.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Firefly, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia from Penang to Kota Kinabalu by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.5
Good
22 reviews

Crew

7.7

Food

6.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

5.8

Reviews

1 / 4

Everything was smooth sailing. I did my online check-in and proceed to the counter to drop beg.

7.5
Good
22 reviews
7.5
Good
22 reviews

Crew

7.7

Food

6.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

5.8

Reviews

1 / 4

Everything was smooth sailing. I did my online check-in and proceed to the counter to drop beg.

7.3
Good
65 reviews
7.5
Good
22 reviews

Crew

7.7

Food

6.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

5.8

Reviews

1 / 4

Everything was smooth sailing. I did my online check-in and proceed to the counter to drop beg.

7.1
Good
34 reviews
7.5
Good
22 reviews

Crew

7.7

Food

6.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Entertainment

5.8

Reviews

1 / 4

Everything was smooth sailing. I did my online check-in and proceed to the counter to drop beg.

Related info for your journey

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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 4 flights from Penang Intl to Kota Kinabalu, all of which are around 2h 50m 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.

Can I find flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Firefly for just RM 384, but on average you can expect to pay RM 908.

Are there direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 6 direct flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu under RM 400. A good price for a direct flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu is less than RM 978.

Are there last-minute flights available from Penang to Kota Kinabalu for under RM 800?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than RM 800.

How popular is this Penang to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

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

According to our current data, Firefly (RM 384), Malaysia Airlines (RM 650), and AirAsia (RM 1,090) offers the cheapest pricing from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Firefly is currently priced 15% 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 168. Users have also found prices from RM 243 and RM 290 on Scoot and Malaysia Airlines, respectively.

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

What are the cheapest flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for RM 130. While the most popular route (Penang Intl - Kota Kinabalu) can be booked for RM 365 on average our data indicates RM 314 when flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu.

What does PEN to BKI mean?

PEN and BKI are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. PEN to BKI refers to a flight route from Penang Intl Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
AirAsiaCheapestRM 181AverageRM 438FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%
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FireflyCheapestRM 255AverageRM 435FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 390AverageRM 641FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Batik AirCheapestRM 636AverageRM 849FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Hourly flight availability from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

Find hourly flight availability from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 25 November 2023.
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Weekly flight availability from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

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