Cheap flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu (TWU - BKI) from $69

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/21. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
TWU — BKI
jun. 25 — jul. 21

The best prices from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in October or September, booked 90 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Tawau (TWU) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

October

Average price

$41

Round-trip from

$915
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Tawau to Kota Kinabalu

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

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 49% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

Users have found that booking a flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu at least 55 days early can save you up to 86% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 55 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu for as little as $39 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $61 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Tawau. Users have commonly found prices around $43 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $23. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from TWU to BKI?

It’s optimal to fly from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 48% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 20, 2024.
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
vie. 8/305:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$69
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
dom. 9/16:35 amBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$73
mar. 7/28:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
mié. 7/35:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/20$74
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
mié. 8/289:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$166
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
vie. 8/309:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$180
lun. 7/1511:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
lun. 7/225:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/20$193
lun. 7/2211:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
lun. 8/265:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$194
dom. 7/2111:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
dom. 9/16:35 amBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$198
mar. 7/238:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
jue. 8/299:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$207

Tawau to Kota Kinabalu 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Tawau and Kota Kinabalu in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
vie. 8/305:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$69
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
dom. 9/16:35 amBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$73
mar. 7/28:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
mié. 7/35:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/20$74
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
mar. 8/279:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$166
dom. 7/218:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
vie. 8/309:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$180
lun. 7/1511:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
lun. 7/225:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/20$193
lun. 7/2211:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
mié. 8/285:05 pmBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$194
dom. 7/2111:00 amTWU - BKI
1 stop7h 20mMalaysia Airlines
dom. 9/16:35 amBKI - TWU
Nonstop0h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$198
mar. 7/238:10 amTWU - BKI
Nonstop0h 50mMalaysia Airlines
dom. 9/19:50 amBKI - TWU
1 stop7h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 6/19$207

Find flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

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Fly to

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Budget

$69 - $286

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Depart

Return

Price

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

Nonstop0h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

vie. 8/30

Nonstop0h 55m

$69

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

Nonstop0h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

dom. 9/1

Nonstop0h 55m

$73

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

Nonstop0h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

mié. 8/28

1 stop7h 40m

$166

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

Nonstop0h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

vie. 8/30

1 stop7h 40m

$180

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

lun. 7/22

1 stop7h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

vie. 8/30

Nonstop0h 55m

$194

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

1 stop7h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

dom. 9/1

Nonstop0h 55m

$198

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

mar. 7/23

Nonstop0h 50m

Kota Kinabalu

jue. 8/29

1 stop7h 40m

$207

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

vie. 7/5

1 stop7h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

lun. 7/8

Nonstop0h 55m

$239

TawauKota Kinabalu

TWU - BKI

TWUBKI

Tawau

dom. 7/21

1 stop7h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

mié. 8/28

1 stop7h 40m

$286

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Deals found on 6/19

How far ahead should I book a flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu, you should look to book at least 90 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Temperature and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu by month

Plan your trip to Kota Kinabalu by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BKI

Temperature

78.8 - 80.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Kota Kinabalu, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, April is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 80.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 78.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Kota Kinabalu

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Kota Kinabalu. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Reviews last updated junio 20, 2024.
7.5
Good
358 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

7.1

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

7.5
Good
358 reviews
7.5
Good
358 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

7.1

Overall

7.5

Boarding

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    If you wish to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Tawau, then you need to book flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu. There are 5 flights from Tawau (TWU) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) per day to choose from. Flights to Kota Kinabalu from Tawau are available from 1 airline, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 50h 50m is how long a nonstop flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu typically takes.

  • Can I find flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Malaysia Airlines for just $69, but on average you can expect to pay $241.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu is less than $72.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday.

  • How popular is this Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu on average per day?

    Per day, 2 flights depart from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu on average.
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    Malaysia Airlines can get you from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu in just under 50m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 182 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu round-trip?

    Currently priced at $69, Malaysia Airlines will fly you from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu and back. In addition to Malaysia Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu consider choosing AirAsia (78%), Firefly (68%) or Malaysia Airlines (68%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    The cheapest flight price from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu is $15. On average you can expect to pay $64. The most popular route, (Tawau - Kota Kinabalu), can usually be booked for $341.

  • What does TWU to BKI mean?

    This is defined as Tawau Airport (TWU) and Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI). Codes like Kota Kinabalu Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flight deals updated?

    The Tawau to Kota Kinabalu flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

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Hourly flight availability from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu

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