Kuala Lumpur to Sabah flight duration

What is the flight duration from Kuala Lumpur to Sabah?

On average there are 35 flights flying direct each day from Kuala Lumpur to Sabah. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
KUL
Arrive
BKI

Average direct flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Sabah (BKI) has a duration of 2 hours 30 minutes.

A distance of 1,010 miles / 1,626 km.

Related: Return journey Sabah to Kuala Lumpur flight duration

Direct flight breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 2 hours 50 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 35

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Kuala Lumpur to Sabah is 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Distance from Kuala Lumpur to Sabah is 1,010 miles / 1,626 km
  • Kuala Lumpur is served by 2 airports Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), Kuala Lumpur Subang Airport (SZB)
  • Sabah is served by 1 airports Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI)
  • The currency in Sabah, Malaysia is the Malaysian Ringgit

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Sabah, Malaysia? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 2 hours 40 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

DIRECT FLIGHTS

Kuala Lumpur International to Kota Kinabalu
Flying with AirAsia
2 hours 40 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Kuala Lumpur to Sabah flight time via Shanghai Pu Dong | KUL to BKI via PVG
Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai Pu Dong
5 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
12 hours 30 minutes
Shanghai Pu Dong to Sabah
4 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
22 hours 20 minutes
Kuala Lumpur to Sabah flight time via Shenzhen Bao'an International | KUL to BKI via SZX
Kuala Lumpur to Shenzhen Bao'an International
3 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
13 hours 35 minutes
Shenzhen Bao'an International to Sabah
3 hours 10 minutes
Total journey time
20 hours 40 minutes
Kuala Lumpur to Sabah flight time via Bintulu | KUL to BKI via BTU
Kuala Lumpur to Bintulu
2 hours 20 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 30 minutes
Bintulu to Sabah
1 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
6 hours 05 minutes

Airlines flying between Kuala Lumpur and Sabah

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Kuala Lumpur and Sabah

AirAsia
AirAsia
Malaysia Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Malindo Air
Malindo Air

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Kuala Lumpur & Sabah local time and timezones

Sabah, Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia have the same time

Date and time in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia:
23:35 Fri, 19 Jul, 2019,
Kuala Lumpur Timezone: +08 (+08:00)

Date and time in Sabah, Malaysia:
23:35 Fri, 19 Jul, 2019,
Kuching Timezone: +08 (+08:00)

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