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Cheap Flights to Kota Kinabalu

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Don’t waste your time on endless searches for cheap airline tickets oneway or roundtrip. We’ll have you on your way to Kota Kinabalu with a tiny bag of pretzels in your hand before you can say “tray tables in the upright position”—and for a ticket price that works for your vacay budget.

So all you have to worry about is where you’re headed after the BKI airport.

Frequently Asked Questions About flights to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest month to fly to Kota Kinabalu?

Airline ticket prices fluctuate all the time, depending on the day of the week or the month of the year. The cheapest round trip flights to Kota Kinabalu are in , but when you book your flight on Hotwire, savings are always in season.

How many airlines fly to Kota Kinabalu?

Variety is the spice of life, even when it comes to booking your next trip. Want options for airlines? You’ll find  to choose from for your flight to Kota Kinabalu.

What airport is best to fly into Kota Kinabalu?

When you’re planning your trip to Kota Kinabalu, convenience is the name of the game. Luckily, Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu Intl. Airport is nearby so you can deplane and get going on checking off everything on your Kota Kinabalu must-do list.

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Can I fly to Kota Kinabalu right now?

With recent COVID-19 closures and reopenings, many people are wondering, “Is it safe to travel to  right now?” When it’s time to book your flight, be sure to check out the most up-to-date information on all safety measures, any restrictions, and guidance on traveling during the coronavirus pandemic.

Kota Kinabalu Flight Information
Destination airport
Kota Kinabalu
Destination airport IATA code
BKI

Last Minute Hotel Deals in Kota Kinabalu

Gaya Centre Hotel
Gaya Centre Hotel
3 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, PO Box 13751, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $29 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5
$29
per night
Mar 4 - Mar 5
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Popular attractions Wisma Merdeka Shopping Center ...
7/10 Good! (706 reviews)
Poor house keeping service.
"Good location, near suria Sabah, nice & friendly bell boy. Poor house keeping service."

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2023

Gaya Centre Hotel
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $153 per night from Mar 24 to Mar 25
$153
per night
Mar 24 - Mar 25
Stay at this 5-star luxury resort in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in our reviews. ...
9/10 Wonderful! (1,002 reviews)
"Amazing"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $68 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
$68
per night
Mar 10 - Mar 11
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants, and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff ...
8.4/10 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"It is very nice that the hotel has sponsored amazing dragon and lions dance in front of the hotel to celebrate the Chinese New Year with the locals and guests! Excellent job to show its support of the local event and its culture."

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $84 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23
$84
per night
Mar 22 - Mar 23
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 4 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
Le Meridian
"Lovely stay breakfast was great and staff very attentive ."

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Centric Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Centric Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
NO. 18 JALAN HAJI SAMAN, Kota Kinabalu
The price is $111 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
$111
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 bars/lounges, and breakfast. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in our reviews. ...
9.2/10 Wonderful! (102 reviews)
"Good location with shopping Centre and dining around the premises."

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Hyatt Centric Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $99 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5
$99
per night
Mar 4 - Mar 5
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the property condition ...
8.4/10 Very Good! (519 reviews)
"Consider refurbishing the lobby to achieve a more grand and high-class ambiance."

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2024

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre, an IHG Hotel
2.5 out of 5
No. 1 Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is $46 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
$46
per night
Mar 17 - Mar 18
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff ...
9.2/10 Wonderful! (90 reviews)
"Very nice, clean and beautiful hotel w best breakfast ever! Strongly recommend!"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre, an IHG Hotel
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5