We've compared all five flights that go to or via Kota Kinabalu every week, to find the best deal for you. Malaysia Airlines usually has the cheapest flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, so keep an eye out for them in your search results. If they’re not the cheapest option, try searching by month to compare costs throughout the week.
When you fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu, you'll have one airlines to choose from for your 1630 km journey. If you're planning to fly in peak season, make sure you book in advance to get a reasonable price. Or you could hold on and try to get a last-minute bargain.
If you're fairly flexible about when you want to fly to Kota Kinabalu, searching by month will show you the cheapest times to go. It’s also worth looking out for flights operated by Malaysia Airlines, as they're the most popular airlines for this journey.
It takes about 2 hrs 35 mins to fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu. Once you’ve chosen your flight, go through and fill out your details to complete your booking. If you haven’t yet sorted your accommodation or car hire, take a look at our competitive rates – then you can book your flights and accommodation in one go.