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Flights To Kota Kinabalu

Once you’ve decided where to go on your next holiday, the fun part begins! Wotif makes it easy (and yes, even fun!) to compare flights to Kota Kinabalu, so you can get the best deals and save that dough for exploring your new favourite place. Speaking of exploring, it’s time to start planning your itinerary. Whether you love off-the-beaten-path neighbourhoods or busy shopping and dining districts, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. Hit up top-rated restaurants and hidden local haunts, snap some photos of historic landmarks and make a few friends along the way—starting with your aisle mate on the plane.

No matter where you call home, we’ve got Kota Kinabalu flights that will get you from point A to point B in style and comfort. Ready to start packing? It’s OK to be “that passenger” in your matching tracksuit and eye mask, snoozing right up until the final descent. After all, nothing says “holiday” more than a good nap! If you don’t want to surrender a second of your trip to sleep, grab a cup of coffee and chat with fellow travellers or plug in to a flick that takes place in your destination city—it’s like cultural anthropology. For science!

OK, traveller. Let’s do this. Sweet plans? Tick. Craving for adventure? You got it. Entertainment for the flight? Packed. Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu? Book them with Wotif for great deals on travel that fits your schedule and airlines that fit your price range. And last but not least, unforgettable holiday memories? They’re already in the works!

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How to cancel a flight to Kota Kinabalu due to COVID-19?

Cancellation policies vary across airlines, but many still travel to highly impacted areas. Dates may change frequently across Kota Kinabalu as the situation unfolds, so it’s important for travellers to check in with their airline if they have an upcoming flight. Please visit the customer service portal to learn more about your flight policy surrounding COVID-19.

How to get cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu?

Get cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from as low as one way or roundtrip right here with Wotif. Need somewhere to stay once you get there? Relax with our price promise. Find a lower price on a hotel or package online up to 24-hours prior to check in and we'll refund the difference.

Which airlines fly to Kota Kinabalu?

Airlines serving to Kota Kinabalu are . You can choose your preferred airline and also departure/arrival times that match your needs.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Monday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday too; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Wednesday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights purchased on a Wednesday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Saturday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2019, our data shows October is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the December holiday period can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early during peak periods.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 1-3 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2019 saved close to 55% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Hotels in Kota Kinabalu

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa AU$206
Reviewed on 22 Oct. 2017
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Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa

No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
     
    5.0 of 5
    5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Our daughter and her husband met us in Sabah and we enjoyed a week together in the most relaxing atmosphere anyone could wish for. The weather being monsoonal, was very windy and very wet for some of the time but this did not have any effect on us. We enjoyed the pool, the sunsets, the bars and restaurants. ...

    Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa AU$162
    Reviewed on 6 Nov. 2019
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    Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

    Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

    Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
    Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
       
      4.5 of 5
      5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Beautiful view and nice weather during my stay. Staff are friendly and helpful.

      CJ Residence AU$26
      CJ Residence

      CJ Residence

      #4, 2nd Floor, Block J, Sinsuran Shopping Complex, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
      CJ Residence
         
        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market. Gaya Street Sunday Market and Suria Sabah Shopping Mall are also within 15 minutes.

        Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu AU$61
        Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2019
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        Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu

        Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu

        No 4, Lorong Api-Api 3, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
        Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
           
          3.3 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Most, but not all staff had a take it or leave it attitude to guests. Had a problem right from check in.

          Hotels With Airport Transportation

          C'haya Hotel AU$57
          C'haya Hotel

          C'haya Hotel

          No.7 Jalan Tanjung Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
          C'haya Hotel
             
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Located in Tanjung Aru, this hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Tanjung Aru Perdana Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market are also within 3 miles (5 km). Tanjung Aru Station is 21 minutes by foot.

            Megah D'Aru Hotel AU$29
            Megah D'Aru Hotel

            Megah D'Aru Hotel

            No. 2, Jalan Kinabalu, Tanjung Aru Township, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
            Megah D'Aru Hotel
               
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Located in Tanjung Aru, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Tanjung Aru Perdana Park, Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market are also within 3 miles (5 km). Tanjung Aru Station is 18 minutes by foot.

              Casuarina Hotel Get Rates
              Casuarina Hotel

              Casuarina Hotel

              Lorong Ikan Lais, Jalan Mat Salleh, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
              Casuarina Hotel
                 
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Located in Tanjung Aru, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Tanjung Aru Perdana Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point is 3.1 mi (5 km) away. Tanjung Aru Station is 30 minutes by foot.

                Horizon Hotel AU$58
                Reviewed on 21 Dec. 2018
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                Horizon Hotel

                Horizon Hotel

                Jalan Pantai, Locked Bag 2084, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                Horizon Hotel
                   
                  4.0 of 5
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Probably the best thing about it is that it is located at a very central location. The interior of the hotel is very dated. For what it charges, I don't find it value for money.

                  Low Priced Kota Kinabalu Hotels

                  KK Waterfront Hotel AU$39
                  KK Waterfront Hotel

                  KK Waterfront Hotel

                  Blk B, Unit 2&3, Warisan Square, Jln Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                  KK Waterfront Hotel
                     
                    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Local Fruits Market and Centre Point. Imago Shopping Mall and Kota Kinabalu Central Market are also within 15 minutes.

                    OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel AU$24
                    OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel

                    OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel

                    3rd Floor, Lot 3.3-3.11, Star City North Complex, Jalan Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                    OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel
                       
                      2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this hotel is steps away from Kompleks Asia City and Centre Point. Kota Kinabalu Central Market and Gaya Street Sunday Market are also within 15 minutes.

                      Hotel Five 2 AU$27
                      Reviewed on 9 Oct. 2019
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                      Hotel Five 2

                      Hotel Five 2

                      No 6, Lorong Sentosa 1, Jalan Merdeka, Air, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                      Hotel Five 2
                         
                        3.5 of 5
                        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

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                        OYO 89780 Lodge 37 AU$18
                        OYO 89780 Lodge 37

                        OYO 89780 Lodge 37

                        0.5 KM Jalan Ranau-Tamparuli, Lot 6 & 7, 1st Floor, Wisma TSK, Ranau, Sabah
                        OYO 89780 Lodge 37
                           
                          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                          Located in Gana-Gana, this hotel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Arnab Village, Last POW Camp Memorial and Kokob Rafflesia Conservation Garden. Liwagu River and Kundasang War Memorial are also within 9 miles (15 km).

                          Our Top Kota Kinabalu Apartment Hotels

                          Borneo Beach Villas AU$103
                          Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019
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                          Borneo Beach Villas

                          Borneo Beach Villas

                          Pool Villa 163, Precinct Dillenia, Jalan Sepanggar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                          Borneo Beach Villas
                             
                            3.7 of 5
                            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Pool closes at 7pm and the staff need to learn better English

                            Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu AU$72
                            Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2017
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                            Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu

                            Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu

                            Lorong Kemajuan Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                            Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu
                               
                              2.0 of 5
                              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                              Very hard beds and pillows, reception staff who had poor english, erratic wi-fi, ran out of local beer, advertised special drinks that they had always “run out of”, very small pool, no shady trees to relax under, hard wooden sun lounges, uncomfortable tables and chairs at poolside, very few bar snacks, ...

                              KK Marina Court Resort Vacation Condos Get Rates
                              KK Marina Court Resort Vacation Condos

                              KK Marina Court Resort Vacation Condos

                              Marina Court Resort Condominiums, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                              KK Marina Court Resort Vacation Condos
                                 
                                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                Located in Downtown Kota Kinabalu, this golf apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Warisan Square and Centre Point. Imago Shopping Mall and Kota Kinabalu Central Market are also within 15 minutes.

                                C'haya Hotel AU$57
                                C'haya Hotel

                                C'haya Hotel

                                No.7 Jalan Tanjung Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                                C'haya Hotel
                                   
                                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  Located in Tanjung Aru, this hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Tanjung Aru Perdana Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Imago Shopping Mall and Sutera Harbour. Centre Point and Kota Kinabalu Central Market are also within 3 miles (5 km). Tanjung Aru Station is 21 minutes by foot.

                                  Family Friendly Hotels in Kota Kinabalu

                                  Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa AU$162
                                  Reviewed on 6 Nov. 2019
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                                  Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

                                  Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

                                  Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
                                  Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
                                     
                                    4.5 of 5
                                    5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                    Beautiful view and nice weather during my stay. Staff are friendly and helpful.

                                    Borneo Vista Suites Hotel AU$82
                                    Reviewed on 7 Apr. 2017
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                                    Borneo Vista Suites Hotel

                                    Borneo Vista Suites Hotel

                                    K.K. Suites, Jalan Kemajuan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                                    Borneo Vista Suites Hotel
                                       
                                      5.0 of 5
                                      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                      Apartment was clean and tidy with all the ammenities you could want for your stay

                                      The Pacific Sutera Hotel AU$77
                                      Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2018
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                                      The Pacific Sutera Hotel

                                      The Pacific Sutera Hotel

                                      1 Sutera Harbour Boulevard, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                                      The Pacific Sutera Hotel
                                         
                                        5.0 of 5
                                        5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                        this is my 3rd stay at the Pacific Sutera. the Staff are amazing and the hotel facilities are fantastic but was disappointed in my booking from July that the rate continued to change. I was given the option to pay on booking or pay on arrival. My decision was to pay on arrival which was a bad decision. ...

                                        KK-Suites Residence @ Marina Court Get Rates
                                        KK-Suites Residence @ Marina Court

                                        KK-Suites Residence @ Marina Court

                                        Blk A, Marina Court Resort Condominium, Jalan Lebuhraya Pantai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
                                        KK-Suites Residence @ Marina Court
                                           
                                          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                          Located in the centre of Kota Kinabalu, this family-friendly apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Warisan Square, Imago Shopping Mall and Centre Point. Kota Kinabalu Central Market and Suria Sabah Shopping Mall are also within 1 mile (2 km).


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