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Cheap Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu starting at S$ 77

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Cheapest Airlines flying from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu

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AirAsia
From S$ 87
Scoot
From S$ 92
Firefly Airline
From S$ 101
Jetstar Asia
From S$ 131
Batik Air Malaysia
From S$ 148
Citilink
From S$ 161
Ethiopian Airlines
From S$ 170
Malaysia Airlines
From S$ 204
Royal Brunei Airlines
From S$ 207
Singapore Airlines
From S$ 224
ANA airlines

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Alternative Routes from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu

Searching for potential routes that might be cheaper and faster? Check out these alternative flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Cheapest
    AirAsia
    SIN
    12:10
    2h 35m
    Direct
    BKI
    14:45
    Singapore Changi Airport - Kota Kinabalu International Airport
    Tue, Apr 23AirAsia
    S$ 87
  • Firefly Airline
    XSP
    11:20
    13h 20m
    1 transfer
    BKI
    00:40
    Seletar Airport - Kota Kinabalu International Airport
    Mon, May 13Firefly Airline
    S$ 101
  • Firefly Airline
    XSP
    11:20
    13h 20m
    1 transfer
    BKI
    00:40
    Seletar Airport - Kota Kinabalu International Airport
    Mon, May 13Firefly Airline
    S$ 101
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • When to buy flight tickets from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the cheapest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much is a flight from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around S$ 294.
  • How long is a flight from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    It takes about 2 hours 27 minutes to fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Kota Kinabalu?

    • The distance from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to downtown is about 7km, by taxi about 20 minutes.
  • What time does the earliest flight from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu depart?

    The earliest flight departs from Singapore (SIN) at 08:45 and arrives in Kota Kinabalu (BKI) at 11:05.
  • What time does the latest flight from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu depart?

    The latest flight departs from Singapore (SIN) at 18:25 and arrives in Kota Kinabalu (BKI) at 20:50.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    Airlines with flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI): Singapore Airlines, Scoot and AirAsia.
  • What's the most popular airline for direct flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    Scoot operates 32 direct flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI).
  • How many airports in Kota Kinabalu?

    There are 1 airports near Kota Kinabalu: Kota Kinabalu International Airport.

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Find cheapest flight ticket from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu

Cheapest direct flight price

S$ 76

Cheapest return ticket price

S$ 97

Cheapest month

January

Peak season for travel

July

Flight distance

1,449.03km

Average flight time

2 hours 27 minutes

Popular airline

AirAsia Berhad
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Airlines Flying From Singapore To Kota Kinabalu

Several airlines offer direct flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu on a daily basis. Here are some of the carriers that operate this route:

With multiple options, you can choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and schedule.

Flight Duration

It takes about 2 hours 20 minutes to fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) which is conslidered a short flight. This means you'll spend more time exploring the city of Kota Kinabalu and less time in transit.

Getting To Singapore's Airport

Before you embark on your flight, it's important to know how to get to Singapore Changi Airport. Luckily, Singapore offers various convenient transportation options:

Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Trains: The MRT system in Singapore connects the airport to the main city, making it a convenient and cost-effective way to reach the airport.

Buses and Taxis: Additionally, you can opt for buses or taxis, ensuring you have flexible choices for getting to the airport. The airport is approximately a short 30-minute drive from the city, or around 40 minutes on the MRT.

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Arrival In Kota Kinabalu

When you touch down in Kota Kinabalu, you'll be landing at Kota Kinabalu International Airport, situated approximately 8 kilometers southwest of the city center.

This airport is a key entry point to Sabah, Malaysian Borneo, and is one of the busiest airports in Malaysia. It's equipped to meet the demands of international and domestic travelers.

🔥Pro Tip: Opt for a convenient airport taxi to reach the city center quickly and comfortably. The journey typically takes around 15-20 minutes.

Additional Resources Recommended Accommodation In Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu provides a diverse array of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes. Here are some top picks:

🏨 Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu: This hotel offers a prime location with stunning sea views, modern facilities, and is perfect for both leisure and business visitors.

🏨 Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa: A luxury resort offering exceptional amenities, including a private beach and spa, ideal for a relaxing and upscale stay.

🏨 Hilton Kota Kinabalu: Situated in the city center, this hotel boasts contemporary rooms, excellent dining options, and is ideal for business and leisure travelers.

🏨 Hyatt Regency Kinabalu: A high-end hotel offering elegant accommodations and panoramic views of the South China Sea, making it a favorite among discerning visitors.

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Must-Visit Places In Kota Kinabalu

During your stay in Kota Kinabalu, don't miss these must-see attractions:

✅ Mount Kinabalu: Embark on an adventurous trip to Mount Kinabalu, Southeast Asia’s highest peak, offering breathtaking views and exciting trekking experiences.

Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park: Explore the beauty of this marine park comprising five islands, perfect for snorkeling, diving, and relaxing on pristine beaches.

Kota Kinabalu City Mosque: Visit the majestic floating mosque, known for its stunning architecture and serene environment.

Sabah State Museum: Gain insights into the rich cultural heritage of Sabah by visiting this informative and engaging museum.

👉 Book A One-day Trip to Mount Kinabalu

👉 Get A One-day Tour to the Firefly River Mangrove Forest

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