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There are 3 ways to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan by plane, ferry or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Sandakan, travel

  1. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Sandakan (SDK)
  2. Travel from Sandakan to Sungai Kinabatangan

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Pulau Gaya to Kota Kinabalu
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Sandakan

1 alternative option

Fly to Lahad Datu, travel

  1. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Lahad Datu (LDU)
  2. Travel from Lahad Datu to Sungai Kinabatangan
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  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sungai Kinabatangan is 03 88810200.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sungai Kinabatangan is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sungai Kinabatangan is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 03 88810200.

Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan is to ferry and bus which costs RM 90 - RM 100 and takes 10h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan is to ferry and bus which costs RM 90 - RM 100 and takes 10h 17m.

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The distance between Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Sungai Kinabatangan is 262 km.

The best way to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 10h 17m and costs RM 90 - RM 100.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Sandakan Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Sandakan Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Sungai Kinabatangan. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Kota Kinabalu Airport is to travel which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan.
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  • Distance: 262.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Malaysia and Sungai Kinabatangan, Malaysia?

There is no direct connection from Gaya Island Resort - Small Luxury Hotels of the World to Sungai Kinabatangan. However, you can take the travel to Kota Kinabalu airport, fly to Sandakan, then take the travel to Sungai Kinabatangan. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Kota Kinabalu airport, fly to Lahad Datu, then take the travel to Sungai Kinabatangan.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 75 - RM 420
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RM 55 - RM 380
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan via Lahad Datu
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 55 - RM 380
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Lahad Datu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RM 110 - RM 470
Bus operators
Sida Express
Phone
+60 198072570
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Sandakan
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RM 43
Schedules at
easybook.com
Salam Bumimas Express
Phone
+6 082 531 133
Email
bintangjayaexpress@gmail.com
Website
salambumimas.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Sandakan
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RM 43
Schedules at
salambumimas.com
Ferry operators
Jesselton Point
Phone
+60 88 235787
Email
jesseltonpoint@suriaplc.com.my
Website
jesseltonpoint.com.my
Ferry from Pulau Gaya to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RM 31
Schedules at
jesseltonpoint.com.my

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