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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Melbourne-Southern Cross, or Essendon when they travel from Melbourne to Kota Kinabalu. The most popular airlines for this route are Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Jetstar Airways, AirAsia, and Scoot. Melbourne and Kota Kinabalu have 95 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Check-in for a flight from Melbourne to Kota Kinabalu

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
Singapore AirlinesSIASQYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
ScootTGWTRYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Denpasar, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Auckland, Hobart, Adelaide, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Ahmedabad, Christchurch, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, City of Launceston, Kathmandu.
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, Tawau, Kota Bharu, Kuching, Lahad Datu, Penang, Cebu, Sibu, Bandar Seri Begawan, Sydney.
Which airports are there in Melbourne?
Melbourne is mainly served by Melbourne. But there are other airports nearby, including Avalon, Essendon, Melbourne Moorabbin Airport.
What airports are near Melbourne?
The main airport in Melbourne is Melbourne. It is also served by Warrnambool.
What airports are near Kota Kinabalu?
The main airport in Kota Kinabalu is Kota Kinabalu International. It is also served by Kota Kinabalu International, Kudat, Limbang, Lawas.
What buses and trains depart from Melbourne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Melbourne, including SKYBUS.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Melbourne and Kota Kinabalu?
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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 Melbourne and Kota Kinabalu?
Currently, you can fly between Melbourne and Kota Kinabalu with Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Jetstar Airways, AirAsia, Scoot.
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