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Duration 2h 52m
Distance 439.3 km
Average price RM 85
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Tawau

The nearest airport to Tawau is Lahad Datu (LDU). However, there are better options for getting to Tawau. You can take a bus from Tawau (TWU) to Tawau via Semporna in around 4h 30m.

Recommended airport

Tawau (TWU)

  1. Tawau Airport
  2. Semporna
  3. Tawau
4h 30m
RM 110
Other nearby airports

Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

  1. Kota Kinabalu (BKI)
  2. Tawau
6h 38m
RM 85 - RM 130

Sandakan (SDK)

  1. Stesen Bas Sandakan
  2. Tawau
6h 6m
RM 62 - RM 65

Lahad Datu (LDU)

  1. Lahad Datu
  2. Tawau
2h 52m
Cheapest
RM 20

Lawas (LWY)

  1. Lawas (LWY)
  2. Tawau
7h 16m
RM 95 - RM 150

Important airports for Tawau

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Tawau is Tawau (TWU) Airport which is 25.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Lahad Datu (LDU) (99.8 km) and Sandakan (SDK) (184.7 km).

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It takes 4h 30m to get from Tawau to Tawau (TWU) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Tawau (TWU) Airport, which is 25.9 km away from Tawau. The Minibus and bus from Tawau (TWU) to Tawau takes 4h 30m.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Tawau. Prices start at RM 500 per night.

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