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Book your trip to arrive at Don Mueang International, Suvarnabhumi, Bangkok - Morchit, Bangkok - Southern Terminal, or Bangkok - Travel Mart. The distance between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok is 1910 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Thai AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly, and Thai Airways International. Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok have 360 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Bangkok, consider visiting Grand Palace, Bangkok, Wat Pho, Bangkok, Ayuthaya, Thailand, and Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
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Thai AirAsiaAIQFDYesOpens 240 days before flight
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Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
Thai Airways InternationalTHATGNoNo

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Most travelers from Malaysia can enter Thailand, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
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  • No visa required

Return

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
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  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory
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  • Masks are mandatory in public

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 Thailand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok takes around 3.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok?
The flight distance between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok is 1910 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok?
Several carriers operate flights between Kota Kinabalu and Bangkok. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Kinabalu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur, Seoul, Labuan, Kuala Terengganu, Lahad Datu, Sandakan, Tawau, Osaka, Miri, Singapore, Tokyo, Kuching, Manila, Cebu, Puerto Princesa, Sibu, Penang, Zamboanga City, Taipei, Busan.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bangkok?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bangkok and Chiang Mai, Phuket City, Singapore, London, Hat Yai, Krabi, Surat Thani Province, Khon Kaen, Udon Thani, Chiang Rai Province, Hong Kong, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Ko Samui, Ubon Ratchathani Province, Ho Chi Minh City, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, Phitsanulok, Taipei.
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.
What airports are near Bangkok?
The main airport in Bangkok is Don Mueang International. It is also served by U-Tapao International, Hua Hin.
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