There are 5 ways to get from Semporna to Kudat by bus, car, taxi or plane

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Bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Semporna to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
  2. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat

$19 - $21

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Drive  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Semporna to Kudat 386.9 miles

$29 - $45

Taxi to Tawau, fly to Kota Kinabalu, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Semporna to Tawau
  2. Fly from Tawau (TWU) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) TWU - BKI
  3. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat

$56 - $112

Bus to Lahad Datu, fly to Kota Kinabalu, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Semporna to Lahad Datu
  2. Fly from Lahad Datu (LDU) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) LDU - BKI
  3. Take the bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat

$56 - $102

Bus to Sandakan, fly to Kudat  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Semporna to Sandakan Express Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Sandakan (SDK) to Kudat (KUD) SDK - KUD

$32 - $112

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The distance between Semporna and Kudat is 333 km. The road distance is 619 km.

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The best way to get from Semporna to Kudat without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 8 min to get from Semporna to Kudat, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tawau Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Semporna to Kudat is 619 km. It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to drive from Semporna to Kudat.

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Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia offer flights from Tawau Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Kudat. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Semporna to Kudat.
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  • Distance: 207.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 8 min

What companies run services between Semporna, Malaysia and Kudat, Malaysia?

You can take a bus from Semporna to Kudat via Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam and Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station in around 13 h 8 min.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $130
Flights from Lahad Datu to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Flights from Sandakan to Kudat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$14 - $90
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tawau to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $110
Bus operators
Dyana Express
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Semporna to Kota Kinabalu North Bus Terminal Inanam
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
dyanaexpressblog.blogspot.my
Bus from Semporna to Lahad Datu
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
dyanaexpressblog.blogspot.my
Bus from Semporna to Sandakan Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
dyanaexpressblog.blogspot.com
Sabah Booking
Phone
+6089 215 969
Email
ask@sabahbooking.com
Website
sabahbooking.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu Padang Merdeka Station to Kudat
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
sabahbooking.com
Other operators
Taxi from Semporna to Tawau
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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