Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in May or September, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to BKI flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu.
LAX - BKI
Price
$657 - $1,616
BKI
Temperature
87.8 - 91.4 °F
BKI
Rainfall
3.1 - 16.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

$657

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$657

From Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Kota Kinabalu.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu (LAX - BKI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 38% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu in May, June 2021

The best prices found for LAX to BKI flights for May, June
1 Jun - 31 Jul
$873pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
30 May - 31 Jul
$909pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Jun - 9 Jun
$1,002pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Los Angeles found for this year
18 Oct - 15 Nov
$791pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Oct - 15 Nov
$792pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Jun - 31 Jul
$873pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kota Kinabalu from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
15 May - 22 May
$1,050pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
15 May - 22 May
$1,165pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
15 May - 22 May
$1,289pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Kota Kinabalu for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like China Eastern, China Southern, and China Airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu for under $1,100?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Kota Kinabalu?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Los Angeles is typically less than Kota Kinabalu. We can gather that this will continue over the next 4 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Kota Kinabalu?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in April. The weather in Kota Kinabalu is generally hotter than Los Angeles's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

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Destination information for Kota Kinabalu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 4.12
Average temperature for May in Kota Kinabalu
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Kota Kinabalu
8.4 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

Top 4 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Kota Kinabalu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
XiamenAir
$554 $747 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Eastern
$560 $811 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Southern
$570 $1,023 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Airlines
$1,095 $1,829 No cancel fee 70%
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