There are 3 ways to get from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Sabah by plane

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Fly to Kota Kinabalu  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) SIN - BKI

$39 - $168

2 alternative options

Fly to Lahad Datu  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Lahad Datu (LDU) SIN - LDU

$180 - $480

Fly to Sandakan  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Singapore (SIN) to Sandakan (SDK) SIN - SDK

$57 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Sabah is to fly which costs $50 - $240 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Sabah is to fly which costs $50 - $240 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Singapore Airport (SIN) and Sabah is 1519 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Sabah, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Singapore Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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SilkAir, Malindo Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Singapore Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Sabah. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Sabah.
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  • Distance: 949.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Singapore Airport (SIN), Singapore and Sabah, Malaysia?

AirAsia, SilkAir and six other airlines fly from Singapore Airport (SIN) to Penampang hourly.

Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Singapore to Lahad Datu via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Singapore to Lahad Datu via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Singapore to Lahad Datu via Kuching, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Singapore to Lahad Datu via Jakarta, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu via Kuching
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuching, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuching, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Penang, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Singapore to Sandakan via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $220
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350

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