Cheap flights from London to Kota Kinabalu

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Flight information for London to Kota Kinabalu
(LON to BKI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Kota Kinabalu
Best price found£387The best flight deal from London to Kota Kinabalu found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £387
Fastest flight time20h 20mThe fastest flight from London to Kota Kinabalu takes 20h 20m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from London to Kota Kinabalu. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are London Gatwick Airport - Kota Kinabalu Airport, London City Airport - Kota Kinabalu Airport and London Heathrow Airport - Kota Kinabalu Airport.
Airports in Kota Kinabalu1 airportThere is 1 airport near Kota Kinabalu: Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Kota Kinabalu

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What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Kota Kinabalu?

November

The cheapest time of year to fly to Kota Kinabalu from London is November. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Kota Kinabalu?

Sunday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Sunday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Kota Kinabalu?

in the afternoon

London to Kota Kinabalu flights are approximately 12% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Kota Kinabalu from London?

China Southern

China Southern, Emirates, and Etihad Airways are the most popular carriers operating from London to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest London to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

London Heathrow - Kota Kinabalu

Fly from London Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for the best London - Kota Kinabalu flight prices

How far in advance should you book London to Kota Kinabalu flights?

42 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Kota Kinabalu is approximately 42 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from London to Kota Kinabalu

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Kota Kinabalu by changing tabs
Etihad Airways
5 Jan
LHR03:00London Heathrow
24h 40m
2 stops
BKI03:40Kota Kinabalu
2 Feb
BKI10:10Kota Kinabalu
27h 35m
2 stops
LHR13:45London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
12 Apr
LGW13:10London Gatwick
20h 35m
2 stops
BKI09:45Kota Kinabalu
29 Apr
BKI13:50Kota Kinabalu
22h 55m
2 stops
LGW12:45London Gatwick
Multiple Airlines
12 Apr
LHR05:30London Heathrow
23h 05m
2 stops
BKI04:35Kota Kinabalu
29 Apr
BKI09:15Kota Kinabalu
24h 35m
2 stops
LHR09:50London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
16 Jan
LHR09:55London Heathrow
22h 05m
2 stops
BKI08:00Kota Kinabalu
4 Feb
BKI16:40Kota Kinabalu
23h 40m
2 stops
LHR16:20London Heathrow
Malaysia Airlines
4 Feb
LHR05:25London Heathrow
21h 05m
1 stop
BKI02:30Kota Kinabalu
18 Feb
BKI16:40Kota Kinabalu
25h 45m
1 stop
LHR18:25London Heathrow
KLM
12 Apr
LCY13:10London City
20h 35m
2 stops
BKI09:45Kota Kinabalu
29 Apr
BKI14:55Kota Kinabalu
20h 15m
2 stops
LCY11:10London City

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Kota Kinabalu

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Kota Kinabalu, view some of our deals below provided by KLM
Multiple Airlines
22 Dec
LGW03:10London Gatwick
40h 05m
3 stops
BKI19:15Kota Kinabalu
KLM
22 Dec
LHR15:25London Heathrow
64h 35m
3 stops
BKI08:00Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
22 Dec
LGW12:15London Gatwick
22h 05m
2 stops
BKI10:20Kota Kinabalu

Best airlines flying from London to Kota Kinabalu

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London to Kota Kinabalu with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
China Southern
PriceFrom £303
Free cancellation
Rating
6.9
Etihad Airways
PriceFrom £430
Free cancellation
Rating
6.3
Royal Brunei Airlines
PriceFrom £447
Free cancellation
Rating
0.0
Malaysia Airlines
PriceFrom £486
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Emirates
PriceFrom £487
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7
Singapore Airlines
PriceFrom £519
Free cancellation
Rating
8.4

  • Which airlines flying from London to Kota Kinabalu have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Airlines such as Etihad Airways have taken additional precautions to make sure you’re safer whilst travelling. When flying from London to Kota Kinabalu, expect masks to be provided as they are required onboard. Aircraft are also being thoroughly cleaned with enhanced products on a regular basis. Additional policies include the installation of HEPA filters and pre-flight testing. Some airlines are even offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Policies will vary by airline.

  • Are airlines flying from London to Kota Kinabalu offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from London to Kota Kinabalu are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Malaysia Airlines, Royal Brunei Airlines, and China Southern. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Malaysia Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is London to Kota Kinabalu by plane?

    There are 6977.8 mi between London and Kota Kinabalu. 16h 45m is a normal flight duration for this route.


Can I fly to Kota Kinabalu from London right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Kota Kinabalu

Most visitors from London will not be allowed to enter Kota Kinabalu.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kota Kinabalu.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Kota Kinabalu.

Can I fly back to London from Kota Kinabalu?

Returning to London from Kota Kinabalu

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kota Kinabalu must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kota Kinabalu are not required to quarantine after entering London.

If you are planning to travel to Kota Kinabalu at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for London to Kota Kinabalu

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Manchester to Kota Kinabalu Flights
Fastest flight time21h 55m
Cheapest price£517
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Cheapest price£688
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Fastest flight time53h 00m
Cheapest price£726
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Fastest flight time23h 10m
Cheapest price£960

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