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Heathrow (LHR) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

All the information you need to plan the best LHR to BKI flight in 2021: compare Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu.
LHR - BKI
Price
£494 - £768
BKI
Temperature
31 - 33 °C
BKI
Rainfall
79 - 411 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

£619

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£494

From Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu?

Users have found that booking a flight from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu at least 43 days early can save you up to 28% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 43 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for as little as £580 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £660 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Kota Kinabalu from Heathrow average £577. You can even find prices in November for less than £577, as users have found deals to Kota Kinabalu from as low as £350. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Kota Kinabalu from Heathrow. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LHR to BKI flights in April, May
17 May - 16 Dec
£636pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
17 May - 16 Dec
£652pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Apr - 25 Apr
£738pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Heathrow found for this year
6 Sep - 13 Sep
£602pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
17 May - 16 Dec
£636pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Aug - 26 Aug
£642pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on return flights to Kota Kinabalu from Heathrow, departing today and this week
22 Apr - 25 Apr
£738pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Apr - 25 Apr
£868pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Apr - 25 Apr
£900pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
BKI
Kota Kinabalu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Heathrow and Kota Kinabalu for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from London Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Malaysia Airlines, Royal Brunei Airlines, and China Southern flying from London Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for under £652 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for under £652. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just £602, but on average you can expect to pay £924.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for under £580 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu for under £797?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than £797.

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Kota Kinabalu?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Heathrow is typically less than Kota Kinabalu. We can gather that this will continue over the next 20 days.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Kota Kinabalu?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 33 °C on average in the month of April. The temperature in Kota Kinabalu is typically hotter than in Heathrow. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu?

Etihad Airways can get you from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu in just under 23h 10m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu return?

Flying on Etihad Airways is currently your cheapest option to Kota Kinabalu, with prices starting at £602.

Alternative routes for Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Kota Kinabalu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = RM 5.69
Average temperature for April in Kota Kinabalu
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Kota Kinabalu
132.0 mm

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Airports servicing Kota Kinabalu

Top 6 airlines flying from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Heathrow to Kota Kinabalu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
£417 £634 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Etihad Airways
£592 £676 No cancel fee 75%
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Royal Brunei Airlines
£616 £787 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Brunei Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
£712 £809 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
£714 £898 No cancel fee 81%
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Malaysia Airlines
£670 £1,386 No cancel fee 67%
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