Singapore to Kota Kinabalu Flights

Singapore to Kota Kinabalu Flight Info

Peak season for travel

January
S$73

Off-season for travel

April
S$69

Cheapest return ticket price

S$254
Singapore(SIN) ⇒ Kota Kinabalu(BKI)

Cheapest direct flight price

S$56
Singapore(SIN) ⇒ Kota Kinabalu(BKI)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are 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 lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around S$1,196.
  • How long does it take to fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    It takes about 2 hours 17 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 6km, 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 08:55 and arrives in Kota Kinabalu (BKI) at 11:20.
  • What time does the latest flight from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu depart?

    The latest flight departs from Singapore (SIN) at 17:40 and arrives in Kota Kinabalu (BKI) at 20:05.
  • 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): AirAsia Berhad (Malaysia), Malindo Air, Singapore Airlines, Swiss, Malaysia Airlines, Silkair, Air New Zealand and Scoot.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    Scoot operates 32 non-stop flights from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI).
  • How many airports are there in Kota Kinabalu (BKI)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Kota Kinabalu (BKI): Kota Kinabalu International Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Kota Kinabalu during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Kota Kinabalu, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.

Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) Flight Schedule

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Arrival
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Swiss

08:45

SIN

10:55

BKI

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Singapore Airlines

09:30

SIN

11:40

BKI

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AirAsia Berhad (Malaysia)

11:45

SIN

14:05

BKI

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Malindo Air

12:45

SIN

15:10

BKI

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Swiss

16:25

SIN

18:50

BKI

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Silkair

16:45

SIN

19:05

BKI

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AirAsia Berhad (Malaysia)

17:35

SIN

20:00

BKI

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Singapore Airlines

17:45

SIN

20:10

BKI

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Swiss

18:05

SIN

20:40

BKI

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Flight from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu

Previously known as Jesselton, Kota Kinabalu is an industrial and commercial city located in Sabah in Malaysia. Popularly referred to as KK, this city is named after Mount Kinabalu or Kianbalu Park that is a protected World Heritage site. Mount Kinabalu is located at a distance of around 50 kilometers from the main city.

Located on the west coast of Sabah, the coastal city of Kota Kinabalu is partially surrounded by the tropical forests. It is popular among local and international tourists mainly because of its waterfronts, beaches, and natural beauty.

Residents of Kota Kinabalu mainly speak Malay language with many speaking Chinese language because of their Chinese ancestory.

Tip: At a height of 4000 metres, Mount Kinabalu is the highest mountain in Malaysia.

How to travel to Kota Kinabalu

The Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA) serves air travellers visiting the city of Kota Kinabalu. After the Kuala Lumpur international airport, this airport is the busiest airport in Malaysia with around 8 million passengers in the year 2017. KKIA is located at a distance of just 8 kilometers from the main city.

Besides being the main hub for Malaysian airlines, KKIA services both domestic flights and international flights operated by Air Asia and MASWings.

Many regional airways operate direct Singapore to Kota Kinabalu flights to cater to the growing number of international tourists. Some of the prominent airlines operating direct flights to Kota Kinabalu include Air Asia, Korean Air, and Malaysian Airlines.

For budget travellers, Air Asia offers cheap flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu with round trips ranging from $80-$100.

Tip: Wednesday is the cheapest day for flying from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu.

Sight-seeing in Kota Kinabalu

Besides visiting the Mount Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu is a treat for lovers of beaches and natural greenery with its lush rainforests and tropical islands. KK is located on the north-west coast from the island of Borneo.

This beautiful coastal city has something to offer every tourist with attractions such as art galleries, heritage walks, cultural villages, beach and waterfronts, and shopping markets. Kota Kinabalu is also a treat for food lovers with a variety of Chinese and Malaysian cuisines served at places such as Pasar Malam, SEDCO Square, and Chinatown.

As a tourist, you can easily travel in and around Kota Kinabalu with commuting options such as rental cars, taxis, buses, boats, or even by foot.

Tip: The Kota Kinabalu Ferry Service operates daily ferries and motorboats from the Jesselton Point terminal to the nearby islands.

Accommodation in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu offers a variety of accommodation options for single and group travellers. This includes hotels and beach resorts (for group travellers), budget hostels, and mid-range and luxurious resorts.

Tip: The best time to visit Kota Kinabalu is during the cool winter season from January to March.

If you are looking for some cheap deals on Singapore to Kota Kinabalu flights, Trip.com travel portal can offer the best flight and hotel rates. For the best travel package, you are advised to combine your Singapore-Kota Kinabalu flight booking with your hotel booking. Speak to our 24-hour customer service to plan your travel in advance and land a great travel deal.

So, plan your next vacation to the tropical and coastal city of Kota Kinabalu with the world-class services of Trip.com.

  • Plan Your Trip from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

    Kota Kinabalu attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Kota Kinabalu, check the best season to visit, and preview Kota Kinabalu attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Kota Kinabalu, the best time to book flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu is now! Planning a trip from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Kota Kinabalu. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Kota Kinabalu on Trip.com today!

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