Cheap flights from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

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Travelers usually depart from Penang International, Penang - Komtar, or Penang - Jelutong when they travel from Penang to Kota Kinabalu. The distance between Penang and Kota Kinabalu is 1749 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Myanmar Airways, and Malindo Air. Penang and Kota Kinabalu have 103 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights20191223-227

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Check-in for a flight from Penang to Kota Kinabalu

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesUnknownNo
FireflyFFMFYYesUnknownNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesUnknownNo
Myanmar AirwaysMMA8MYesUnknownNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Penang to Kota Kinabalu?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Kota Kinabalu takes around 2.8 hours.

What is the flight distance between Penang and Kota Kinabalu?

The flight distance between Penang and Kota Kinabalu is 1749 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Kota Kinabalu?

Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Kota Kinabalu. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.

What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur International, Kota Kinabalu International, Langkawi International, Kuching International, Senai International, Miri, Sultan Ismail Petra, Sultan Azlan Shah, Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Sultan Abdul Halim.

What are the most popular routes to and from Kota Kinabalu?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur International, Penang International, Kuching International, Senai International, Miri, Sultan Ismail Petra, Sibu, Sandakan, Tawau, Sultan Mahmud, Bintulu.

What airports are near Penang?

The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Hat Yai International, Penang International, Sultan Abdul Halim, Sultan Azlan Shah.

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 Penang?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Penang, including New Asian Express.

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