There are 3 ways to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK) by plane or bus

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What companies run services between Zamboanga, Philippines and Sandakan Airport (SDK), Malaysia?

Cebu Pacific, AirAsia and two other airlines fly from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK) hourly.

Airlines
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan via Manila, Kuala Lumpur
Avg. Duration
15 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan via Manila, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan via Davao, Manila, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan via Manila, Guangzhou, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
17 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan via Manila, Kota Kinabalu, Tawau
Avg. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Zamboanga to Lahad Datu via Manila, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Zamboanga to Lahad Datu via Davao, Manila, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zamboanga to Lahad Datu via Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu
Avg. Duration
18 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Kota Kinabalu via Manila
Avg. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Kota Kinabalu via Manila
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Kota Kinabalu via Manila, Bandar Seri Begawan
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $280
Bus operators
BeautifulKK
Website
beautifulkk.com
Bus from Kota Kinabalu Inanam to Sandakan
Avg. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
beautifulkk.com
Bus from Lahad Datu to Sandakan
Avg. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
beautifulkk.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK)?

The distance between Zamboanga and Sandakan Airport (SDK) is 457 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK)?

The cheapest way to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK) is to fly and bus which costs ₱8,500 and takes 12 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK)?

The quickest way to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK) is to fly which takes 10 h 55 min and costs ₱26,000.

How long does it take to get from Zamboanga to Sandakan Airport (SDK)?

It takes approximately 10 h 55 min to fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Sandakan (SDK), including transfers and time at the airport.