There are 4 ways to get from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, Minibus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu
  2. Take the Minibus from Kota Kinabalu Bas Bandaran to Ranau

$19 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu Inanam to Ranau

$16 - $29

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring 146 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring 146 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring. However, there are services departing from Sandakan and arriving at Poring Hot Spring via Kota Kinabalu Bas Bandaran and Ranau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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The distance between Sandakan and Poring Hot Spring is 158 km. The road distance is 233.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring without a car is to bus and Minibus which takes 10 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring, including transfers.

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Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring bus services, operated by Bintang Jaya Express, depart from Sandakan station.

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Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring bus services, operated by Rahamas Tiga Bersaudara, arrive at Ranau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring is 234 km. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Poring Hot Spring. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring.
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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 25 min

What companies run services between Sandakan, Malaysia and Poring Hot Spring, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring via Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu Bas Bandaran, and Ranau in around 10 h 25 min.

Bus operators
Bintang Jaya Express
Website
bintangjayaexpress.com
Bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
bintangjayaexpress.com
Book at
easybook.com
Rahamas Tiga Bersaudara
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu Bas Bandaran to Ranau
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
easybook.com
Tung Ma Express
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
beautifulkk.com
Sairah Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu Inanam to Ranau
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
TransTedar Express
Website
transtedar.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Ranau
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transtedar.com
Book at
easybook.com
Optis Jaya Express
Website
easybook.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam to Ranau
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
easybook.com
Book at
easybook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sandakan to Poring Hot Spring
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Sandakan Taxi Service
Phone
+60 12-916 7860

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