The cheapest times to fly from KCH to TWU are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • July 16th to August 26th
  • September 10th to November 11th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from KCH to TWU is early November. Prices can be as high as $612 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $27 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Tawau

Flying from Kuching (KCH) to Tawau (TWU) will usually cost between $36 to $569 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $29. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $261. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $231 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $72 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KCH to TWU flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the KCH to TWU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

KCH to TWU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KCH to TWU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kuching. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Tawau, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Kuching. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $65 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $66. Return trip prices are from the TWU to KCH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from KCH to TWU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KCH to TWU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Firefly, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tawau Airport to Kuching International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 571 miles or 919 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KCH to TWU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KCH to TWU flight is about 2 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuching and Tawau?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from KCH to TWU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KCH
Origination airport name Kuching International Airport
City Kuching
Country Malaysia
Latitude 1.5
Longitude 110.3

Return Airport

Destination code TWU
Destination airport name Tawau Airport
City Tawau
Country Malaysia
Latitude 4.3
Longitude 118.1


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