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There is 1 way to get from Brisbane to Mount Kinabalu by plane

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  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) BNE - BKI
  2. Travel from Kota Kinabalu to Mount Kinabalu

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The distance between Brisbane and Mount Kinabalu is 5409 km.

It takes approximately 14h 36m to get from Brisbane to Mount Kinabalu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Brisbane Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h and has one stopover.

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Mount Kinabalu is 2h behind Brisbane. It is currently 8:35 PM in Brisbane and 6:35 PM in Mount Kinabalu.

SilkAir, Scoot Tigerair , China Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Brisbane Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Mount Kinabalu. Prices start at RM 79 per night.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Brisbane Airport is to train which takes 20m and costs $14 - $20.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Mount Kinabalu.
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  • Distance: 3380.8 miles
  • Duration: 14h 36m

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Mount Kinabalu, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Brisbane to Mount Kinabalu. However, you can take the train to International Airport station, platform 2, take the walk to Brisbane airport, fly to Kota Kinabalu, then take the travel to Mount Kinabalu.

Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
12h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 1800 - RM 5500
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1200 - RM 3400
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RM 1500 - RM 5500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 5500
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 2000 - RM 6000
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Brisbane to Kota Kinabalu via Ngurah Rai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
RM 1400 - RM 4000

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