Cheap flights from Kota Kinabalu to Makassar

Flights starting at £156. Choose between AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, or Batik Air to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Batik Air, Malindo Air, and Lion Air. Kota Kinabalu and Makassar have 10 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Makassar

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
Batik AirBTKIDYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Lion AirLNIJTYesNo

Indonesia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

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

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required or visa on arrival
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Indonesia
  • Mandatory electronic customs declaration
  • Mandatory health pass for local public activity
  • Mandatory PeduliLindungi App

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required or visa on arrival
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory
Additional information
  • 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 Indonesia in our dedicated Stories article.

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, Busan.
What are the most popular routes to and from Makassar?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Makassar and Jakarta, Surabaya, Denpasar, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Labuan Bajo, Medan, Yogyakarta, Bangkok, Tawau, Brisbane, Hong Kong, Perth, Taipei, Kuching, Manila, Labuan, Hanoi, Pontianak, Bandung.
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 Makassar?
The main airport in Makassar is Sultan Hasanuddin International. It is also served by Sultan Hasanuddin International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar 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 Makassar?
Currently, you can fly between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar with AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Batik Air, Malindo Air, Lion Air.
When's the best time to travel between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar, 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 Makassar?
Traveling between Kota Kinabalu and Makassar, 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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