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Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport

BKI — MEL
22 Jul — 29 Jul1
1 adult
Mon 22/7
Mon 29/7

The best prices from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne are usually found in March or June, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Melbourne (MEL). 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 17 July 2024.

Round-trip from

RM 1,715

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

March

Average price

RM 3,590
From Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne
High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024

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

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 71% 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 Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 35 days in advance to save up to 132% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 35 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as RM 1,631, or RM 2,861 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

March can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Kota Kinabalu with a flight ticket averaging about RM 2,254. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as RM 1,355. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from BKI to MEL?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 42% on airfare.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Booking 34 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Melbourne Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 20.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 8.0 C).

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne?

    Kota Kinabalu (BKI), located 5.8 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne. 3 airlines have flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day.

  • What does BKI to MEL mean?

    Kota Kinabalu Airport is BKI and Melbourne Airport is MEL. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport?

    Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport (average of RM 367). Flying from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of RM 502). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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ScootCheapestRM 1,439AverageRM 1,792FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Royal Brunei AirlinesCheapestRM 2,769AverageRM 3,090FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time84%
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 2,783AverageRM 3,919FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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