Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

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How to find the cheapest flight from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Kuala Lumpur

All the information you need to plan the best BKI to MY1 flight in 2022: compare Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kuala Lumpur.

BKI - KUL

Price

RM 76 - RM 115

KUL

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

KUL

Rainfall

120 - 280 mm

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip fromRM 344From Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
One-way fromRM 217One-way flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 41% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from RM 443 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as RM 579.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur?

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu. Users have commonly found prices around RM 421 for the month, but tickets can be as low as RM 208. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur (BKI - KUL)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur in September, October 2022

The best prices found for BKI to Kuala Lumpur flights in September, October
28 Oct - 2 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 362

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

26 Oct - 29 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 371

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

19 Oct - 30 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 376

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu found for this year
4 Nov - 6 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 330

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

11 Nov - 15 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 45m
RM 339

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

1 Nov - 9 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 344

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Cheap AirAsia X flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

29 Sep - 2 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 30m
RM 443

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

6 Oct - 9 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 30m
RM 457

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

4 Oct - 12 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 30m
RM 462

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Cheap AirAsia flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

18 Jan - 27 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 308

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

3 Jan - 10 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 321

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

2 Mar - 5 Mar
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 326

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Direct flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu

Save time with Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur direct flight deals
18 Jan - 27 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 308

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

3 Jan - 10 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 321

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

2 Mar - 5 Mar
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 326

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Last-minute flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

Late deals on return flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 30 Sep
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 425

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

2 Oct - 9 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 35m
RM 434

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

2 Oct - 9 Oct
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 40m
RM 439

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

One-way flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu

The cheapest one-way flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
10 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

1 stop

6h 10m
RM 131

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

6 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
RM 145

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

18 Jan
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

KUL

Kuala Lumpur Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
RM 149

AirAsia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur?

Kota Kinabalu (BKI) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur. You should not have trouble finding flights to Kuala Lumpur from Kota Kinabalu; the airport handles an average of 66 outbound flights to Kuala Lumpur per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 5 airlines have flights from the Kota Kinabalu airport to Kuala Lumpur. It is only a 5.8 km journey to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) from Kota Kinabalu’s city centre.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, and Batik Air are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like AirAsia with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur to control the spread of COVID-19?

Batik Air is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur for under RM 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just RM 308, but on average you can expect to pay RM 376.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur under RM 400. A good price for a direct flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur is less than RM 371.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur for under RM 500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur within the next 7 days for less than RM 500.

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

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur?

There are many flights that can get you from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur in 2h 30m. Fly via AirAsia or AirAsia X to get the fastest option. The distance between Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur is about 1637 km. Most flights are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, AirAsia (RM 308), and AirAsia X (RM 457) offers the cheapest pricing from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur. AirAsia is currently priced 26% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with AirAsia, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at RM 145. AirAsia X flights start at RM 213 while deals on Batik Air start at RM 217 one-way.

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

AirAsia, AirAsia X and Firefly are the most popular airlines when flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur.

What are the most reliable airlines from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur?

Consider Philippine Airlines (81%), British Airways (77%) or Emirates (77%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur.

What are the cheapest flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for RM 172. While the most popular route (Kota Kinabalu - Kuala Lumpur Intl) can be booked for RM 308 on average our data indicates RM 906 when flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur.

Alternative routes for Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Batik AirCheapestRM 184AverageRM 412FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AirAsiaCheapestRM 201AverageRM 389FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 238AverageRM 572FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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AirAsia XCheapestRM 297AverageRM 487FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FireflyCheapestRM 414AverageRM 633FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

See what time of day planes typically take off from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
24%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
50%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur
Sunday62daily flights
Monday68daily flights
Tuesday61daily flights
Wednesday70daily flights
Thursday70daily flights
Friday68daily flights
Saturday67daily flights