There are 3 ways to get from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Tawau to Lahad Datu

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu 77.9 miles

$45 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu 77.9 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Tawau Airport (TWU), Malaysia and Lahad Datu, Malaysia?

BeautifulKK operates a bus from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 23 min.

Bus operators
BeautifulKK
Website
beautifulkk.com
Bus from Tawau to Lahad Datu
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
beautifulkk.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Pertubuhan Pemandu & Pengusaha Teksi
Phone
+60 89-776 475

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tawau Airport (TWU) and Lahad Datu is 83 km. The road distance is 125 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu is to drive which costs RM 22 - RM 35 and takes 1 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu is to taxi which takes 1 h 47 min and costs RM 170 - RM 210.

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Tawau Airport (TWU) to Lahad Datu, including transfers.