Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

SFO — BKI
Feb 7 — Feb 141

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 56% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu (SFO - BKI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 34% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu in February, March 2023

The best prices found for SFO to BKI flights for February, March
Mar 15 - Mar 25
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

43h 20m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

43h 50m
$1,219

Multiple Airlines

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Mar 16 - Mar 25
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

36h 35m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

25h 55m
$1,428

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 16 - Mar 25
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

35h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

32h 50m
$1,442

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from San Francisco found for this year
Sep 29 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

33h 25m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 40m
$1,047

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Sep 28 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

27h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

23h 40m
$1,079

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Sep 29 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

33h 25m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

36h 30m
$1,127

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu

Mar 16 - Mar 25
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

35h 45m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

32h 50m
$1,442

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Apr 1 - Apr 10
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

2 stops

37h 25m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

38h 05m
$1,592

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu

Jul 23 - Jul 31
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

32h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

36h 30m
$2,044

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Jul 20 - Jul 24
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

32h 50m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

36h 30m
$2,093

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 16 - Mar 25
SFO

San Francisco

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

65h 35m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 10m
$2,118

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Kota Kinabalu

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Their customer service as specially those in Frankfurt is worse

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Their customer service as specially those in Frankfurt is worse

Japan Airlines
7.8
Good
173 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Their customer service as specially those in Frankfurt is worse

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,139 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Their customer service as specially those in Frankfurt is worse

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu flights.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco 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 Japan Airlines flying from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,219, but on average you can expect to pay $1,594.

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

When booking a flight from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu, you may want to consider flying on China Southern, Japan Airlines or China Eastern as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $866. While the most popular route (San Francisco - Kota Kinabalu) can be booked for $1,267 on average our data indicates $2,212 when flying from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu

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Top 3 airlines flying from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Kota Kinabalu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China EasternCheapest$565Average$750FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$614Average$880FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Japan AirlinesCheapest$947Average$1,106FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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