There are 2 ways to get from Lahad Datu to Pulau Lankayan by plane or bus
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Last updated: 23 Jun 2022
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Lahad Datu and Pulau Lankayan is 171 km.
The best way to get from Lahad Datu to Pulau Lankayan without a car is to bus and travel which takes 4h 41m and costs .
It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Lahad Datu to Pulau Lankayan, including transfers.
The quickest flight from Lahad Datu Airport to Sandakan Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.
Malaysia Airlines offers flights from Lahad Datu Airport to Sandakan Airport.
What companies run services between Lahad Datu, Malaysia and Pulau Lankayan, Malaysia?
There is no direct connection from Lahad Datu to Pulau Lankayan. However, you can fly to Sandakan then take the travel to Pulau Lankayan. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Sandakan Express Bus Terminal then take the travel to Pulau Lankayan.
Flights from Lahad Datu to Sandakan
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- RM 100 - RM 600
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