Cheap flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

MNL — BKI
May 24 — May 311
Round-trip
1 adult
Economy
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The best prices from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Kota Kinabalu are usually found in March or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

All the information you need to plan the best MNL to BKI flight in 2022: compare Manila to Kota Kinabalu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu.

MNL - BKI

Price

₱102 - ₱161

BKI

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

BKI

Precipitation

60 - 351 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from₱5,346From Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Kota Kinabalu
One-way from₱4,035One-way flight from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Manila to Kota Kinabalu?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Manila to Kota Kinabalu. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Kota Kinabalu.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Manila to Kota Kinabalu?

To save up to 52% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Manila to Kota Kinabalu from ₱7,652 1-2 weeks out and tickets from ₱9,433 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

March can be a great time to fly to Kota Kinabalu from Manila with a flight ticket averaging about ₱6,883. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as ₱3,878. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manila to Kota Kinabalu (MNL - BKI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manila to Kota Kinabalu in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 47% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MNL to BKI flights for May, June
Jun 13 - Jun 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,289

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jun 10 - Jun 13
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,761

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/18/22

Jun 20 - Jun 27
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,865

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/17/22

Manila to Kota Kinabalu 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kota Kinabalu from Manila found for this year
Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,398

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,450

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Aug 12 - Aug 15
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,289

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/18/22

Cheap Philippines AirAsia flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,398

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,450

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Aug 12 - Aug 15
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,289

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/18/22

Cheap Scoot flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

Jul 19 - Jul 22
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

23h 35m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
₱9,276

Scoot

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Deal found 5/19/22

Aug 17 - Aug 30
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

13h 55m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

6h 55m
₱9,800

Scoot

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Deal found 5/18/22

Aug 18 - Aug 22
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

25h 15m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
₱9,853

Scoot

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Deal found 5/19/22

Direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from Manila

Save time with Manila to Kota Kinabalu direct flight deals
Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,398

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jul 22 - Jul 24
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱5,450

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Aug 12 - Aug 15
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱6,289

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/18/22

Last minute flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kota Kinabalu from Manila, departing today and this week
May 27 - Jun 10
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱7,652

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 27 - Jun 6
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱8,647

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 25 - Jun 10
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

1 stop

15h 25m
BKI

Kota Kinabalu

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
₱10,167

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

One-way flights to Kota Kinabalu from Manila

The cheapest one-way flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu
Jul 11
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
₱2,725

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jul 11
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
₱2,830

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jul 11
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

BKI

Kota Kinabalu

Nonstop

2h 10m
₱2,935

Philippines AirAsia

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Deal found 5/17/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Manila to Kota Kinabalu flights.

Which airlines flying from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Kota Kinabalu have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Philippines AirAsia, Royal Brunei Airlines, and Cebu Pacific are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu for under ₱5,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu for under ₱5,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Philippines AirAsia for just ₱5,398, but on average you can expect to pay ₱7,914.

Are there nonstop flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu for under ₱5,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu under ₱5,400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Manila to Kota Kinabalu is less than ₱6,970.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manila to Kota Kinabalu for under ₱7,700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu within the next 7 days for less than ₱7,700.

How popular is this Manila to Kota Kinabalu flight route?

This flight path from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Kota Kinabalu was viewed by 156 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Manila to Kota Kinabalu round-trip?

Flying on Philippines AirAsia is currently your cheapest option to Kota Kinabalu, with prices starting at ₱5,398. Another option worth looking into is Scoot, starting at ₱9,276 round trip. You may be able to fly from Manila to Kota Kinabalu for 21% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Manila to Kota Kinabalu one-way?

₱2,725 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Philippines AirAsia. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Scoot and AirAsia, with prices starting from ₱4,455 and ₱7,232, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Manila to Kota Kinabalu?

Before booking your flight from Manila to Kota Kinabalu check out the most popular airlines for this route: Cebu Pacific, AirAsia or Royal Brunei Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Manila to Kota Kinabalu?

On average you can expect to pay ₱4,087 for a flight from Manila to Kota Kinabalu. The cheapest flight overall is ₱1,912 while the most popular route, (Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl - Kota Kinabalu) is currently priced at ₱5,346.

Top 3 airlines flying from Manila to Kota Kinabalu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Manila to Kota Kinabalu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Philippines AirAsiaCheapest₱4,278Average₱6,653FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time53%COVID-19 safety
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Cebu PacificCheapest₱5,934Average₱8,057FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time64%COVID-19 safety
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Royal Brunei AirlinesCheapest₱10,634Average₱14,744FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time84%COVID-19 safety
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