The cheapest times to fly from LAS to BKI are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • June 11th to July 8th (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 LAS to BKI is mid February. Prices can be as high as $4049 for Monday flights during early August, or as low as $1000 for Thursday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Kota Kinabalu

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to Kota Kinabalu (BKI) will usually cost between $1075 to $3153 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1093. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2698. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1605 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1464 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to BKI flight.

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

LAS to BKI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to BKI flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BKI, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAS. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $419 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1471. Return trip prices are from the BKI to LAS 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 LAS to BKI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAS to BKI

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LAS to BKI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (LAS > HKG > BKI)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $664 (45.36%)

See LAS to HKG flights

Hack #2: Singapore (LAS > SIN > BKI)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $620 (42.32%)

See LAS to SIN flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (LAS > PVG > BKI)

  • Price for both tickets: $855
  • Average savings: $609 (41.6%)

See LAS to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAS to BKI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Asiana, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Frontier, JAL, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kota Kinabalu International Airport to McCarran International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8033 miles or 12928 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAS to BKI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to BKI flight is about 15 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and Kota Kinabalu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LAS to BKI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLAS
Origination airport nameMcCarran International Airport
CityLas Vegas, NV
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeBKI
Destination airport nameKota Kinabalu International Airport
CityKota Kinabalu


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