Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Busan

Flights starting at £307. Choose between Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, or AirAsia to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, Scoot, and Jin Air. Kota Kinabalu and Busan have 26 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Busan, consider visiting Geoje Island, and Yeong Island.

Check-in for a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Busan

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Jin AirJNALJYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

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, Makassar.
What are the most popular routes to and from Busan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Busan and Hong Kong, Bangkok, Taipei, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Manila, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Kaohsiung, Da Nang, Jeju City, Melbourne, Cairns, Chiang Mai, Angeles, Sydney, Osaka, Brisbane, Davao.
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, Kudat.
What airports are near Busan?
The main airport in Busan is Gimhae International. It is also served by Gimhae International, Sacheon, Daegu International, Cheongju International, Gunsan, Gwangju, Yeosu, Ulsan, Pohang.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kota Kinabalu and Busan?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Kota Kinabalu and Busan thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Kota Kinabalu and Busan 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 Kota Kinabalu and Busan?
Currently, you can fly between Kota Kinabalu and Busan with Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, Scoot, Jin Air.
When's the best time to travel between Kota Kinabalu and Busan?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Kota Kinabalu and Busan, 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 Kota Kinabalu and Busan?
Traveling between Kota Kinabalu and Busan, 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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