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Cheap flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu from ₹ 23,816

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 24/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MAA — BKI
28 May — 4 Jun1
1 adult
Tue 28/5
Tue 4/6

Cheap flight deals from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chennai (MAA) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 23 May 2024.

Popular in

May

Cheapest in

February

Average price

₹ 43,384

Round-trip from

₹ 13,801
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Chennai to Kota Kinabalu

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Kota Kinabalu. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Kota Kinabalu. Flights to Kota Kinabalu from Chennai in February are about ₹ 31,587 on average during February, but can be found for as low as ₹ 23,233.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu (MAA - BKI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Malaysia Airlines flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Malaysia Airlines for the route between Chennai and Kota Kinabalu. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 389,407 searches. Data last updated 23 May 2024.
Sat 24/811:45MAA - BKI
1 stop24h 00mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 31/805:20BKI - MAA
1 stop7h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 23,816
Sat 24/811:45MAA - BKI
1 stop24h 00mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 31/814:00BKI - MAA
2 stops23h 15mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 29,894

Cheap Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 389,407 searches. Prices were last updated on 23 May 2024.
Sat 22/608:15MAA - BKI
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/621:45BKI - MAA
1 stop12h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 27,063
Sat 22/621:00MAA - BKI
2 stops14h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/615:05BKI - MAA
1 stop10h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 29,395
Sat 22/616:05MAA - BKI
2 stops17h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/621:45BKI - MAA
2 stops19h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 46,215
Fri 21/601:10MAA - BKI
2 stops13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/605:20BKI - MAA
1 stop7h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 61,454
Fri 21/601:10MAA - BKI
2 stops13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/607:00BKI - MAA
2 stops19h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 67,616

Chennai to Kota Kinabalu 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chennai and Kota Kinabalu in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 389,407 searches. Data last updated 23 May 2024.
Sat 24/811:45MAA - BKI
1 stop24h 00mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 31/805:20BKI - MAA
1 stop7h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 23,816
Fri 23/801:40MAA - BKI
1 stop10h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sat 31/815:00BKI - MAA
1 stop10h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 26,230
Sat 22/608:15MAA - BKI
1 stop11h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/621:45BKI - MAA
1 stop12h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 27,063
Sat 22/621:00MAA - BKI
2 stops14h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/615:05BKI - MAA
1 stop10h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 29,395
Sat 24/811:45MAA - BKI
1 stop24h 00mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 31/814:00BKI - MAA
2 stops23h 15mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 29,894
Sat 24/814:40MAA - BKI
2 stops22h 25mMultiple Airlines
Sat 31/814:00BKI - MAA
2 stops23h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 43,801
Sat 22/616:05MAA - BKI
2 stops17h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/621:45BKI - MAA
2 stops19h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 46,215
Fri 23/801:10MAA - BKI
2 stops13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 31/814:00BKI - MAA
2 stops23h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 55,542
Fri 23/801:10MAA - BKI
2 stops13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 31/805:20BKI - MAA
1 stop7h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5₹ 55,625

Find flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 389,407 searches. Data last updated 23 May 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

₹ 23,816 - ₹ 55,625

Route

Depart

Return

Price

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 24/8

1 stop24h 00m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

1 stop7h 55m

₹ 23,816

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Fri 23/8

1 stop10h 35m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

1 stop10h 35m

₹ 26,230

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 22/6

1 stop11h 30m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 29/6

1 stop12h 30m

₹ 27,063

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 22/6

2 stops14h 45m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 29/6

1 stop10h 30m

₹ 29,395

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 24/8

1 stop24h 00m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

2 stops23h 15m

₹ 29,894

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 24/8

2 stops22h 25m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

2 stops23h 15m

₹ 43,801

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Sat 22/6

2 stops17h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 29/6

2 stops19h 50m

₹ 46,215

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Fri 23/8

2 stops13h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

2 stops23h 15m

₹ 55,542

ChennaiKota Kinabalu

MAA - BKI

MAABKI

Chennai

Fri 23/8

2 stops13h 20m

Kota Kinabalu

Sat 31/8

1 stop7h 55m

₹ 55,625

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 22/5

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Afternoon
Evening
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu

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Temperature and rainfall in Kota Kinabalu by month

Plan your trip to Kota Kinabalu by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BKI

Temperature

26 - 27 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Kota Kinabalu

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Kota Kinabalu. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Reviews last updated 23 May 2024.

Boarding

7.6

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

7.5
Good
381 reviews

Boarding

7.6

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Food

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew wasn’t very friendly- refused water to a nursing mother.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu for under ₹ 23,900 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu for under ₹ 23,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Malaysia Airlines for just ₹ 23,816, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 42,385.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu round-trip?

    Malaysia Airlines, at ₹ 23,816, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu.. Malaysia Airlines is priced at 24% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What does MAA to BKI mean?

    This is defined as Chennai Airport (MAA) and Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI). Codes like Kota Kinabalu Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chennai to Kota Kinabalu?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flight deals updated?

    The Chennai to Kota Kinabalu flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 22/5.

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