Duration 12 min
Distance 336.1 km
Average price RM 95
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Sandakan

The nearest airport to Sandakan is Sandakan (SDK). You can take a bus from Tawau (TWU) to Sandakan via Semporna in around 8h 30m.

Recommended airport

Sandakan (SDK)

  1. Sandakan (SDK)
  2. Sandakan
12 min
Cheapest
RM 24 - RM 30
Other nearby airports

Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

  1. Kota Kinabalu (BKI)
  2. Sandakan
4h 20m
RM 60 - RM 95

Tawau (TWU)

  1. Tawau Airport
  2. Semporna
  3. Sandakan
8h 30m
RM 142

Tarakan (TRK)

  1. Tarakan
  2. Tawau Terminal Bus Sri Indah
  3. Sandakan
9h 40m
RM 191 - RM 194

Lahad Datu (LDU)

  1. Lahad Datu
  2. Sandakan
3h 12m
RM 42

Important airports for Sandakan

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The nearest airport to Sandakan is Sandakan (SDK) Airport which is 8.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Lahad Datu (LDU) (93.2 km), Tawau (TWU) (169.7 km), Kota Kinabalu (BKI) (228.9 km) and Tarakan (TRK) (286.2 km).

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It takes 12 min to get from Sandakan to Sandakan (SDK) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Sandakan (SDK) Airport, which is 8.9 km away from Sandakan. The taxi from Sandakan (SDK) to Sandakan takes 12 min.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Sandakan. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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