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The distance between Sandakan and Tawau is 176 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, and Malaysia Airlines. Sandakan and Tawau have 55 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Sandakan to Tawau

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sandakan to Tawau?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sandakan and Tawau takes around 0.67 hours.
What is the flight distance between Sandakan and Tawau?
The flight distance between Sandakan and Tawau is 176 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sandakan and Tawau?
Several carriers operate flights between Sandakan and Tawau. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Malaysia Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sandakan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sandakan and Kuching, Kota Kinabalu, Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Kuala Terengganu, Denpasar, Alor Setar, Labuan, Penang, Manila, Bandar Seri Begawan, Johor Bahru, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Makassar, Puerto Princesa, Kota Bharu, Lahad Datu.
What are the most popular routes to and from Tawau?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tawau and Kuala Lumpur, Kuching, Hong Kong, Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Singapore, Taipei, Johor Bahru, Penang, Bangkok, Labuan, Bintulu, Kuala Terengganu, Tarakan, North Kalimantan, Manila, Perth, Bandar Seri Begawan, Praya, Lombok, Sibu, Kota Bharu.
What airports are near Sandakan?
The main airport in Sandakan is Sandakan. It is also served by Tawau, Lahad Datu, Sandakan.
What airports are near Tawau?
The main airport in Tawau is Tawau. It is also served by Tawau, Lahad Datu.
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