Kuching to Kota Bharu flights from £29

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The distance between Kuching and Kota Bharu is 1035 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, Firefly, and Malindo Air. Kuching and Kota Bharu have 87 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Kuching to Kota Bharu

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
FireflyFFMFYYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kuching to Kota Bharu?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kuching and Kota Bharu takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kuching and Kota Bharu?
The flight distance between Kuching and Kota Bharu is 1035 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kuching and Kota Bharu?
Several carriers operate flights between Kuching and Kota Bharu. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kuching?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuching and Kuala Lumpur, Sandakan, Tawau, Kuala Terengganu, Singapore, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu, Bandar Seri Begawan, Taipei, Limbang, Surabaya, Miri, Manila, Ipoh, Kuantan, Johor Bahru, Yogyakarta, Mukah, Siem Reap, Semarang.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Bharu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru, Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Langkawi, Bintulu, Hong Kong, Tawau, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu, Kuantan, Sandakan, Ho Chi Minh City, Krabi, Denpasar, Guangzhou, Bandung, Siem Reap, Surabaya, Perth.
What airports are near Kuching?
The main airport in Kuching is Kuching International. It is also served by Kuching International.
What airports are near Kota Bharu?
The main airport in Kota Bharu is Sultan Ismail Petra. It is also served by Sultan Ismail Petra, Sultan Mahmud, Narathiwat.
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