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Cheap flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu from $1,263

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
AKL — BKI
26 Jun — 3 Jul1
1 adult
Wed 26/6
Wed 3/7

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Kota Kinabalu from New Zealand. Prices for March average $1,782 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,133. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in December

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from NZ to BKI?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu as you normally would.

Cheap China Southern flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Southern for the route between New Zealand and Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 131,359 searches. Data last updated 21 June 2024.
Sat 20/712:00AKL - BKI
1 stop34h 20mChina Southern
Sat 27/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,263
Fri 12/721:25AKL - BKI
1 stop24h 55mChina Southern
Mon 15/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,756

Cheap New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 131,359 searches. Prices were last updated on 21 June 2024.
Sat 20/712:00AKL - BKI
1 stop34h 20mChina Southern
Sat 27/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,263
Sat 20/719:30AKL - BKI
2 stops26h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/718:35BKI - AKL
2 stops30h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,289
Sat 20/719:30AKL - BKI
2 stops26h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/711:20BKI - AKL
3 stops38h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,322
Sat 20/721:25AKL - BKI
1 stop34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/722:55BKI - AKL
2 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,355
Fri 12/721:25AKL - BKI
1 stop24h 55mChina Southern
Mon 15/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,756
Fri 12/712:00AKL - BKI
1 stop19h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 15/720:35BKI - AKL
3 stops40h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,780
Fri 12/712:00AKL - BKI
2 stops36h 40mMultiple Airlines
Mon 15/720:35BKI - AKL
3 stops40h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,800
Thu 11/700:25AKL - BKI
1 stop19h 10mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 15/715:00BKI - AKL
1 stop27h 50mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,828
Sat 20/706:10AKL - BKI
2 stops16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 26/701:30BKI - AKL
2 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,880

New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New Zealand and Kota Kinabalu in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 131,359 searches. Data last updated 21 June 2024.
Sat 20/712:00AKL - BKI
1 stop34h 20mChina Southern
Sat 27/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,263
Sat 20/719:30AKL - BKI
2 stops26h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/718:35BKI - AKL
2 stops30h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,289
Sat 20/719:30AKL - BKI
2 stops26h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/711:20BKI - AKL
3 stops38h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,322
Sat 20/721:25AKL - BKI
1 stop34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 27/722:55BKI - AKL
2 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,355
Fri 12/721:25AKL - BKI
1 stop24h 55mChina Southern
Mon 15/723:55BKI - AKL
1 stop35h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 20/6$1,756
Fri 12/712:00AKL - BKI
1 stop19h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 15/720:35BKI - AKL
3 stops40h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,780
Fri 12/712:00AKL - BKI
2 stops36h 40mMultiple Airlines
Mon 15/720:35BKI - AKL
3 stops40h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,800
Thu 11/700:25AKL - BKI
1 stop19h 10mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 15/715:00BKI - AKL
1 stop27h 50mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,828
Sat 20/706:10AKL - BKI
2 stops16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 26/701:30BKI - AKL
2 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$1,880

Find flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 131,359 searches. Data last updated 21 June 2024.

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Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Sat 20/7

1 stop34h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 27/7

1 stop35h 40m

$1,263

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Sat 20/7

2 stops26h 10m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 27/7

2 stops30h 10m

$1,289

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Sat 20/7

2 stops26h 10m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 27/7

3 stops38h 10m

$1,322

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Sat 20/7

1 stop34h 10m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 27/7

2 stops45h 20m

$1,355

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Fri 12/7

1 stop24h 55m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 15/7

1 stop35h 40m

$1,756

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Fri 12/7

1 stop19h 35m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 15/7

3 stops40h 05m

$1,780

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Fri 12/7

2 stops36h 40m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 15/7

3 stops40h 05m

$1,800

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Thu 11/7

1 stop19h 10m

Kota Kinabalu

Mon 15/7

1 stop27h 50m

$1,828

Auckland IntlKota Kinabalu

AKL - BKI

AKLBKI

Auckland Intl

Sat 20/7

2 stops16h 55m

Kota Kinabalu

Fri 26/7

2 stops42h 55m

$1,880

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Deals found on 20/6

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Reviews of airlines servicing Kota Kinabalu

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Kota Kinabalu. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Reviews last updated 21 June 2024.
8.1
Very Good
222 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.7

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

8.1
Very Good
222 reviews
8.1
Very Good
222 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.7

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

7.5
Good
358 reviews
8.1
Very Good
222 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.7

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Kota Kinabalu from New Zealand?

    Kota Kinabalu (BKI), located 5.8 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Can I find flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on China Southern for just $1,263, but on average you can expect to pay $2,502.

  • What does AKL to BKI mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Auckland Intl Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a AKL to BKI flight. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Christchurch Airport (CHC), Wellington Airport (WLG), Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN), Dunedin Airport (DUD), Nelson Airport (NSN).

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flight deals updated?

    The New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 20/6.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Zealand to Kota Kinabalu?

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