There are 4 ways to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Kudat (KUD) BKI - KUD

$21 - $95

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat

$5

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Taxi  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat 108.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat 108.7 miles

$8 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station station and arriving at Kudat. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Kota Kinabalu and Kudat is 131 km. The road distance is 174 km.

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The best way to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat, including transfers.

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Kota Kinabalu to Kudat bus services, operated by Sabah Booking, arrive at Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station.

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The best way to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat is to fly which takes 1 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h.

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

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Kota Kinabalu to Kudat bus services, operated by Sabah Booking, arrive at Kudat station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kota Kinabalu to Kudat is 174 km. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat.

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Malaysia Airlines offers flights from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Kudat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat.
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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia and Kudat, Malaysia?

Malaysia Airlines flies from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat 3 times a week. Alternatively, Sabah Booking operates a bus from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$14 - $85
Bus operators
Sabah Booking
Phone
+6089 215 969
Email
ask@sabahbooking.com
Website
sabahbooking.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
sabahbooking.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi Kota Kinabalu
Phone
+60 1 2867 0238
Website
ipunciko.blogspot.com
Taxi Service Kota Kinabalu
Phone
+6 017 832 5898
Website
taxi-kinabalu.blogspot.com

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There are 12+ hotels available in Kudat. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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