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Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan, plane or bus?

Thinking of traveling to Sandakan and visiting Sepilok, Kinabatangan and Sandakan Heritage trail? The most common question is, by plane or by bus? Let IloveSabah provide you with the information.

By Plane

It is possible to do a day trip by taking the plane. Choose the earliest flight by Air Asia/Malaysia Airlines which departs Kota Kinabalu on 7am and 7.10am respectively.

After a 45 minutes ride, land at Sandakan airport and after 20 minutes taxi ride, you will reach Sandakan Town.

Cost of traveling by plane is about RM50 to RM150 one way depending on which airlines you choose and the

Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan flight schedule

7:00 am
7:45 am
AirAsia 6492
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BKI-SDK
7:10 am
7:50 am
Malaysia 2042
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BKI-SDK
7:45 am
8:35 am
Malaysia 3093
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BKI-SDK
11:30 am
12:10 pm
Malaysia 2046
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BKI-SDK
12:30 pm
1:20 pm
Malaysia 3952
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BKI-SDK
1:20 pm
2:10 pm
AirAsia 6494
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BKI-SDK
3:00 pm
3:50 pm
Malaysia 3095
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BKI-SDK
6:35 pm
7:25 pm
Malaysia 3036
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BKI-SDK
6:40 pm
7:30 pm
AirAsia 6498
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BKI-SDK
8:15 pm
9:05 pm
Malaysia 3104
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BKI-SDK

Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu flight schedule

8:10 am
8:55 am
AirAsia 6493
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SDK-BKI
8:30 am
9:15 am
Malaysia 2043
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SDK-BKI
10:55 am
11:45 am
Malaysia 3092
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SDK-BKI
12:50 pm
1:35 pm
Malaysia 2047
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SDK-BKI
1:40 pm
2:30 pm
Malaysia 3953
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SDK-BKI
2:35 pm
3:20 pm
AirAsia 6495
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SDK-BKI
6:10 pm
7:00 pm
Malaysia 3094
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SDK-BKI
7:45 pm
8:35 pm
Malaysia 3037
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SDK-BKI
7:55 pm
8:40 pm
AirAsia 6499
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SDK-BKI
9:25 pm
10:15 pm
Malaysia 3105
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SDK-BKI

Mount Kinabalu

Tips: if you are flying from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan. Take the seat on the left of the plane (A seat). Mount Kinabalu will be on the left side of the plane and you can admire the beauty of Mount Kinabalu from the plane.

By Bus :

Kota Kinabalu bus station to Sandakan

From Inanam Bus terminal which is 10km away from Kota Kinabalu city.

Sandakan outstation bus terminal to Kota Kinabalu

Mile 2.5, North Road, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia.

Schedule :

7am,7.30am, 8am,8.30am,9am, 10am, 11am, 12.30pm,2pm,4.30pm,6pm and 8pm

There are currently 3 bus companies operating on this route :

Tung Ma Express – Contact no. 088 380190/381190

Sida Express – Contact no. 088 384676

Sairah Express – Contact no. 019 8701669

A trip from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan will take 6 to 7 hours.

The cost for 1 way trip on the bus is around RM45 to RM60.

 

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