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There are 6 ways to get from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW) by plane, car or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Kota Kinabalu

  1. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Apia (APW)

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Drive to Sandakan, fly

  1. Drive from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Sandakan
  2. Fly from Sandakan (SDK) to Apia (APW)

4 alternative options

Fly Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas, fly

  1. Take the plane from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport
  2. Fly from Lawas (LWY) to Apia (APW)

Fly Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport, drive to Bandar Seri Begawan, fly

  1. Take the plane from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport
  2. Drive from Lawas Airport to Serasa Ferry Terminal
  3. Fly from Bandar Seri Begawan (BWN) to Apia (APW)

Fly Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport, taxi to Limbang, fly

  1. Take the plane from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport
  2. Take a taxi from Lawas Airport to Limbang
  3. Fly from Limbang (LMN) to Apia (APW)

Fly Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport, fly to Bakalalan Airport, fly to Miri, fly

  1. Take the plane from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport
  2. Take the plane from Lawas Airport to Bakalalan Airport
  3. Take the plane from Bakalalan Airport to Miri Airport
  4. Fly from Miri (MYY) to Apia (APW)

Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Apia (APW) flights

8 Weekly Planes
26h 36m Average Duration
$794 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW) is to fly which costs RM 3300 - RM 5000 and takes 29h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW) is to fly which costs RM 3600 - RM 6500 and takes 23h 25m.

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It is approximately 8236 km to get from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW).

It takes approximately 23h 25m to fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Apia (APW), including transfers and time at the airport.

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There is no direct flight from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Apia Airport. The quickest flight takes 29h 25m and has two stopovers.

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Apia Airport (APW) is 5h ahead of Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI). It is currently 11:56 PM in Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) and 4:56 AM in Apia Airport (APW).

Scoot Tigerair, AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines and Fiji Airways offer flights from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Apia Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Apia Airport (APW). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW).
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  • Distance: 8235.8 km
  • Duration: 23h 25m

What companies run services between Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI), Malaysia and Apia Airport (APW), Samoa?

Scoot Tigerair, Fiji Airways and five other airlines fly from Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) to Apia Airport (APW) once daily.

Airlines
Fiji Airways
Website
fijiairways.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Apia via Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Apia via Hong Kong, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,500
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,500
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Nadi
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
42h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Brisbane, Nadi
Ave. Duration
44h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Miri, Singapore Changi, Noumea, Nadi
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,100
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Miri, Singapore Changi, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
26h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Brisbane, Nadi
Ave. Duration
46h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Apia via Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,700
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Apia via Tokyo Narita, Nadi
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $3,000
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Apia via Singapore Changi, Noumea, Nadi
Ave. Duration
24h 22m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $2,600
Flights from Bandar Seri Begawan to Apia via Singapore Changi, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from Limbang to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Brisbane, Nadi
Ave. Duration
44h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$2,200 - $6,000
Flights from Limbang to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
44h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$2,300 - $6,000
Flights from Limbang to Apia via Kuching, Kuala Lumpur, Brisbane, Nadi
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$2,300 - $6,000
Flights from Miri to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from Miri to Apia via Singapore Changi, Noumea, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,700
Flights from Miri to Apia via Singapore Changi, Sydney, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Miri to Apia via Kota Kinabalu, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from Miri to Apia via Kuching, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
36h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,700
Flights from Miri to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Nadi
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kota Kinabalu, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,200
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi, Noumea, Nadi
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Singapore Changi, Nadi
Ave. Duration
38h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kota Kinabalu, Hong Kong, Nadi
Ave. Duration
41h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,300
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Lawas to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Auckland
Ave. Duration
42h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Limbang to Apia via Miri, Kuala Lumpur, Auckland
Ave. Duration
41h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$2,500 - $6,500
Flights from Miri to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Auckland
Ave. Duration
39h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Auckland
Ave. Duration
37h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Sandakan to Apia via Kuala Lumpur, Auckland
Ave. Duration
42h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Other operators
MASWings
Website
maswings.com.my
Plane from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Lawas Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
maswings.com.my
Plane from Lawas Airport to Bakalalan Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
maswings.com.my
Plane from Bakalalan Airport to Miri Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
maswings.com.my
Taxi from Lawas Airport to Limbang
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Estimated price
$18 - $22

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