Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

BKI — MEL
4 Oct — 11 Oct1
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The best prices from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne are usually found in September or August, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best BKI to ME1 flight in 2022: compare Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

BKI - MEL

Price

RM 449 - RM 931

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop
Average priceRM 2,075Average for round-trip flights in September 2022
Round-trip fromRM 2,075From Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

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

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 26% 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?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 40% 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 45 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 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as RM 3,272, or RM 3,757 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Melbourne from Kota Kinabalu with a flight ticket averaging about RM 3,134. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as RM 1,294. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne (BKI - MEL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne 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 15% on airfare.

Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Kota Kinabalu found for this year
10 Nov - 25 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

20h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

9h 55m
RM 3,050

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

30 Dec - 3 Feb
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

12h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

26h 15m
RM 3,235

Scoot

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

10 Nov - 25 Nov
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

24h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

9h 55m
RM 3,461

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

Cheap Scoot flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

30 Dec - 3 Feb
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

12h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

26h 15m
RM 3,235

Scoot

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

27 Nov - 6 Dec
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

22h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

32h 30m
RM 4,995

Scoot

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

Cheap Batik Air flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

30 Dec - 3 Feb
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

15h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

29h 40m
RM 6,257

Batik Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

27 Nov - 6 Dec
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

15h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

35h 45m
RM 6,345

Batik Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 27/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

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. 5 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.

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

Scoot, Malaysia Airlines, and Singapore 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 Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne for under RM 3,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne for under RM 3,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just RM 3,050, but on average you can expect to pay RM 5,097.

How popular is this Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne flight route?

Within the past month, 723 users have taken a look at flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne is Scoot. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as RM 3,235 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Batik Air and Malaysia Airlines, starting at RM 6,257 and RM 6,585 round-trip.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne are Royal Brunei Airlines, China Southern and Malaysia Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne?

While on average a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne is generally RM 3,206, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is RM 1,645. When looking at the most popular route, (Kota Kinabalu - Melbourne), you can expect to pay RM 3,050 for that flight.

Top 3 airlines flying from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Kota Kinabalu to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
ScootCheapestRM 1,548AverageRM 2,283FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapestRM 2,336AverageRM 2,440FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapestRM 3,304AverageRM 4,063FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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