Cheap flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

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Bangkok (BKK) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

All the information you need to plan the best BKK to BKI flight in 2021: compare Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu.
TH1 - BKI
Price
฿139 - ฿271
BKI
Temperature
26 - 27 °C
BKI
Precipitation
60 - 351 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

฿4,636

From Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

One-way from

฿3,102

One-way flight from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu?

To save up to 36% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu from ฿5,469 1-2 weeks out and tickets from ฿7,404 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Kota Kinabalu. Flights to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok in August are about ฿6,017 on average during August, but can be found for as low as ฿4,536.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu (TH1 - BKI)?

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

Cheap flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu in October, November 2021

The best prices found for BKK to BKI flights in October, November
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿9,238pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿11,939pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿16,608pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok found for this year
3 Dec - 11 Dec
฿4,836pp
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl
16 Dec - 23 Dec
฿4,869pp
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl
17 Dec - 19 Dec
฿5,069pp
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
AirAsia
 
1 STOP
DMK
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl

Last-minute flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on return flights to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿9,238pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿11,939pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
27 Oct - 28 Oct
฿16,608pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok

The cheapest one-way flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu
12:00 - 03:30
AirAsia
2 stops
14h 30m
DMK - BKI
AirAsia
฿3,102
Kiwi.com
06:50 - 06:40
Malindo Air
1 stop
22h 50m
DMK - BKI
Malindo Air
฿4,402
Malindo Air
12:05 - 09:20
Malaysia Airlines
2 stops
20h 15m
BKK - BKI
Malaysia Airlines
฿7,804
DreamWorldTravel

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Bangkok</span> to <span class="emphasized">Kota Kinabalu</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

What airport do you fly into for flights to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok?

If you book a flight to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok, you will be flying to Kota Kinabalu, which is the city’s only airport. Kota Kinabalu (BKI) is located 5.8 km from the centre of Kota Kinabalu. There are 0 flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu per day from 2 different airlines.

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

Thai AirAsia and AirAsia 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 Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu for under ฿4,900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu for under ฿4,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on AirAsia for just ฿4,836, but on average you can expect to pay ฿8,704.

Are there last-minute flights available from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu for under ฿9,300?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than ฿9,300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu return?

AirAsia, at ฿4,836, was found to be the cheapest airline from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Malindo Air and Malaysia Airlines. AirAsia is 19% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for AirAsia. According to our data, you can fly for as low as ฿3,001. Users have also found prices from ฿4,402 and ฿6,336 on Malindo Air and Malaysia Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu?

The cheapest flight price from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu is ฿5,251. On average you can expect to pay ฿7,691. The most popular route, (Bangkok Suvarnabhumi - Kota Kinabalu), can usually be booked for ฿4,836.

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

AirAsia, Thai AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Bangkok?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu

Most visitors from Bangkok will not be allowed to enter Kota Kinabalu.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Bangkok must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kota Kinabalu.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Bangkok are not required to quarantine after entering Kota Kinabalu.

Do I need a test to fly back to Bangkok from Kota Kinabalu?

Returning to Bangkok from Kota Kinabalu

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kota Kinabalu must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bangkok.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kota Kinabalu are not required to quarantine after entering Bangkok.

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Destination information for Kota Kinabalu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu.
Today's exchange rate
฿1 = RM 0.13
Average temperature for October in Kota Kinabalu
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Kota Kinabalu
411.0 mm

Airports servicing Bangkok

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK)
Bangkok Don Mueang Intl (DMK)

Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

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