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There are 5 ways to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat by plane, car or bus

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Fly to Supadio  •  16h 9m

  1. Fly from Sandakan (SDK) to Supadio (PNK) SDK - PNK

Cheapest option

Fly to Kuching, drive  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from Sandakan (SDK) to Kuching (KCH) SDK - KCH
  2. Drive from Kuching to Sambas

3 alternative options

Bus  •  39h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Limbang
  3. Take the bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pontianak

Bus via Kuching  •  41h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Miri
  3. Take the bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral
  4. Take the bus from Kuching Sentral to ALBN Terminal Pontianak

Drive  •  24h 25m

  1. Drive from Sandakan to Pontianak 1752.9 km

Sandakan (SDK) to Supadio (PNK) flights

30 Weekly Planes
17h 11m Average Duration
Rp756147 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat is to bus via Kuching which costs RM 220 - RM 300 and takes 41h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat is to fly and drive which costs RM 190 - RM 2200 and takes 6h 23m.

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It is 1066 km from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat. It is approximately 1752.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat without a car is to bus via Kuching which takes 41h 48m and costs RM 220 - RM 300.

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It takes approximately 16h 9m to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat is to fly which takes 16h 9m and costs RM 270 - RM 850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RM 340 - RM 400 and takes 39h 14m.

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There is no direct flight from Sandakan Airport to Supadio Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 10m and has one stopover.

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Kalimantan Barat is 1h behind Sandakan. It is currently 1:11 AM in Sandakan and 12:11 AM in Kalimantan Barat.

Yes, the driving distance between Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat is 1753 km. It takes approximately 24h 25m to drive from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat.

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Malaysia Airlines, Lion Mentari Airlines, Indonesia AirAsia and AirAsia offer flights from Sandakan Airport to Supadio Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sandakan to Kalimantan Barat.
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  • Distance: 1066.2 km
  • Duration: 16h 9m

What companies run services between Sandakan, Malaysia and Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia?

AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia and two other airlines fly from Sandakan to Pontianak 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sandakan to Pontianak via Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam, Limbang, Bandar Seri Begawan, and Pontianak in around 39h 14m.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1400000 - Rp4800000
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kuala Lumpur, Kuching
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1500000 - Rp5500000
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp1400000 - Rp4800000
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kota Kinabalu, Kuching
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp750000 - Rp2600000
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp460000 - Rp4000000
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp460000 - Rp4000000
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kota Kinabalu, Miri
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp460000 - Rp4000000
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp460000 - Rp4000000
Indonesia AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
Rp1800000 - Rp9000000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
Rp750000 - Rp7000000
Flights from Sandakan to Kuching via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp750000 - Rp7000000
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Sandakan to Supadio via Kuala Lumpur, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
Rp1800000 - Rp6500000
Bus operators
Salam Bumimas Express
Phone
+6 082 531 133
Email
bintangjayaexpress@gmail.com
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rp143323
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bintang Jaya Express
Phone
+6 082 531 133
Email
bintangjayaexpress@gmail.com
Website
bintangjayaexpress.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Limbang
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp110000 - Rp270000
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Miri
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp150000 - Rp300000
Schedules at
easybook.com
Bus from Kuching Sentral to ALBN Terminal Pontianak
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
Rp120000 - Rp200000
Schedules at
easybook.com
DAMRI Angkutan Antar Lintas Batas Negara (ALBN)
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Pontianak
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp861824
Schedules at
railtravelstation.com
Bus Asia Biaramas Express
Phone
+6 082 411 111
Website
busasia.my
Bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Rp266647
Schedules at
busasia.my
Bus from Kuching Sentral to ALBN Terminal Pontianak
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
Rp199985
Schedules at
busasia.my
Eva Express
Phone
+6082 - 462200
Email
eva.express@yahoo.com
Website
evaexpress.net
Bus from Miri to Kuching Sentral
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
Rp399636
Book at
12go.asia

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The best way to get from Sandakan to Sandakan Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs RM 25 - RM 30.

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