The cheapest times to fly from SBW to JHB are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • June 11th to August 26th (except the week of July 9th)
  • 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 SBW to JHB is early March. Prices can be as high as $300 for Friday flights during mid January, or as low as $50 for Tuesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Johor Bahru

Flying from Sibu (SBW) to Johor Bahru (JHB) will usually cost between $53 to $162 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $57. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid January, with an average price of $224. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $167 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $85 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBW to JHB flight.

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

SBW to JHB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SBW to JHB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sibu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $19 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $84. Return trip prices are from the JHB to SBW 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 SBW to JHB 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 SBW to JHB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Royal Brunei, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Senai International Airport to Sibu Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 576 miles or 927 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SBW to JHB?

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

How many flights go between Sibu and Johor Bahru?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from SBW to JHB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SBW
Origination airport name Sibu Airport
City Sibu
Country Malaysia
Latitude 2.3
Longitude 112

Return Airport

Destination code JHB
Destination airport name Senai International Airport
City Johor Bahru
Country Malaysia
Latitude 1.6
Longitude 103.7


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