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Direct flights from KL to Kota Kinabalu

 

Catch the sunrise from Mount Kinabalu or explore crystal clear waters off Sabah’s beautiful coastline with direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy award-winning Malaysian Hospitality and the highest standards in health and safety on our KUL to BKI flights, that will compliment your journey with comfort and ease of mind. ​

Book flights to Kota Kinabalu now and embark on breath-taking discoveries with Malaysia Airlines.​

 

 

Flight Schedule

The flight schedules displayed are based on airline filings by Malaysia Airlines. Please take note that schedules are subject to change without prior notice and status displayed may not represent all possible and additional flights available. The times listed are based on the departure time or arrival time.

 

Attractions in Kota Kinabalu

 

Bold enough to try Sabah’s delicacies? 

Kota Kinabalu offers a buffet of dishes for both the adventurous and the cautious. Looking for something out of the ordinary? Head to D’Place at Plaza Shell for a taste of traditional Kadazan-Dusun native food including Ambuyat, Sago Worm and Tuhau. Other local favourites include seafood at Welcome Seafood Restaurant and Tuaran Noodles at Seng Hing Coffee Shop.

Conquer Mount Kinabalu 

Climb to the summit of Mount Kinabalu, a sacred landmark for locals, be rewarded with breathtaking sunrise views. Hire a guide to take you to the top. Discover a diverse range of wildlife including the Nepenthes Rajah carnivorous plant, the world’s largest pitcher plant. Choose between two picturesque trails to the summit, the Ranau Trail or Kota Belud trail. Thrill seekers can choose alpine rock climbing, paragliding or a mountain expedition all the way to the top. On the way down, get revitalised at Poring Hot Springs.

Go island hopping 

Spend a day at Manukan Island, the second largest island in Tuanku Abdul Rahman Park. Known as a stunning tropical marine paradise, the cluster of five islands here, Gaya, Manukan, Sapi, Sulug and Mamutik, are home to some of the best diving and snorkeling around Kota Kinabalu. Don’t be surprised if you spot a Hong Kong celebrity or two while swimming in the calm waters of the island that is often frequented by these A-listers.

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