Cebu to Kota Kinabalu flights from £83

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The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Cebu Pacific, Malaysia Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, and Scoot. Cebu and Kota Kinabalu have 203 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Cebu to Kota Kinabalu

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Cebu PacificCEB5JNoNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
Philippines AirAsiaEZDZ2YesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
ScootTGWTRYesNo

Malaysia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Malaysia

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • No quarantine required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Malaysia – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Lapu-Lapu City, CEB can enter Malaysia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • No quarantine required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the Philippines
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required for vaccinated travelers without boosters and unvaccinated travelers
  • Mandatory health declaration form
  • Recommended health insurance
Additional information
  • Masks and face shields are mandatory in some settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Malaysia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Cebu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cebu and Manila, Puerto Princesa, Del Carmen, Iloilo City, Caticlan, Busuanga, Palawan, Tacloban, Angeles, Singapore, Tokyo, Bacolod, Perth, Kalibo, Osaka, Davao, Cagayan de Oro, El Nido, Palawan, Taipei, London, Legazpi.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Kinabalu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Taipei, Hong Kong, Seoul, Manila, Kuala Terengganu, Sandakan, Johor Bahru, Labuan, Miri, Melbourne, Tawau, Kota Bharu, Kuching, Lahad Datu, Penang, Sibu, Bandar Seri Begawan, Sydney.
What airports are near Cebu?
The main airport in Cebu is Mactan–Cebu International. It is also served by Mactan–Cebu International, Sibulan.
What airports are near Kota Kinabalu?
The main airport in Kota Kinabalu is Kota Kinabalu International. It is also served by Kota Kinabalu International, Limbang, Lawas.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu?
Currently, you can fly between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu with AirAsia, Cebu Pacific, Malaysia Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Scoot.
When's the best time to travel between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu?
Traveling between Cebu and Kota Kinabalu, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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