Cheap flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

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The best prices from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in August or February, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sandakan (SDK) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

SDK - BKI
Price
RM 154 - RM 226
BKI
Temperature
31 - 33 °C
BKI
Rainfall
79 - 411 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

RM 186

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

RM 154

From Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

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 Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu?

Travellers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 21% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 19% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at RM 412.

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

Flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at RM 263.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu (SDK - BKI)?

When flying from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu, 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 13% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu was viewed by 909 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Which airlines flying from Sandakan 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 Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Alternative routes for Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

Destination information for Kota Kinabalu

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu
Average temperature for January in Kota Kinabalu
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Kota Kinabalu
100.0 mm

Airports servicing Sandakan

Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

Top 3 airlines flying from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu 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
Malindo Air
RM 21 RM 35 No cancel fee N/A
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AirAsia
RM 20 RM 37 No cancel fee 66%
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Malaysia Airlines
RM 30 RM 47 No cancel fee 67%
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Hourly flight availability from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 77% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 22% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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