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  • For stays longer than 90 days, please call 866-539-3446.
  • You can only book 550 days in advance.
  • Please double-check your dates.

Conveniently located in the heart of the city, Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu is within close proximity of the Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI). Guests arrive at either the main Terminal 1 or Terminal 2—located just 10 to 15 minutes away. Taxis or private sedans are readily available from either terminal to take guests to the hotel.

Once at the hotel, guests may explore many of the cities cultural attractions and markets on foot or take a local bus from the nearby Wawasan Metro Bus Station. Alternatively, rental cars are available within the Kota Kinabalu vicinity. Please allow our Concierge to make a reservation for you during your stay.

If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.

Getting Here

Airport

Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI)

Travel Distance: Approximately 8.0 km/4.97 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

Private Car Service
  • 96 MYR - 159 MYR; varies by vehicle type.
  • 24 hours
  • 15 minutes
  • (60) 8832 2331; Reservation Required
  • Guests arriving at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI) may choose to travel to the hotel via a private air-conditioned sedan. A driver will greet you outside of baggage claim upon arrival.

    From Toyota Estimas to Mercedes Benz for up to four passengers and Toyata Van Hiaces to Nissan Urvans accommodating up to seven passengers, guests have a wide range of vehicles to choose from.

    To make a reservation, please contact the hotel at least three days prior to arrival with your flight number and arrival time at reservations.kk@lemeridien.com or by phone.

Getting Around

By Bus

Terminal Bus
  • Bus rates are based on destination.
    • Sunday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Monday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Tuesday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Wednesday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Thursday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Friday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Saturday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • For excursions outside of the city centre such as a day trip to the splendid beaches at Tanjung Aru, guests may take a bus from the Terminal Bus Kota Kinabalu, which is a short 15-minute walk from the hotel.

City Bus
  • 1 MYR - 3 MYR (within the Kota Kinabalu vicinity). Bus rates vary based on destination.
    • Sunday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Monday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Tuesday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Wednesday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Thursday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Friday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    • Saturday
      6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • For guests who wish to explore the city using public transportation, Kota Kinabalu offers an excellent bus system.

    Leaving from Warisan Square, the City Bus Interliner will take you to many points of interest around the city, including the luxurious shopping mall Suria Sabah, “The Floating Mosque” Tanjung Lipat, and One Borneo—the largest shopping complex in East Malaysia.

By Taxi

Taxi
  • 24 hours
  • Onsite;

    A taxi stand is available next to the hotel.

By Foot

On Foot
  • Located in the heart of the city, Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu is within walking distance of several popular shopping areas, including the Centre Point Mall and Warisan Square, as well as the famous weekend crafts and food market on Gaya Street.

By Waterway

Jetty Boat
  • To Labuan F.T. and Tunku Abdul Rahman Park: Adults/7.20 MYR, Children (under 12) 3.60 MYR. Return transfers: 18 MYR - 30 MYR; Island hops: 28 MYR - 50 MYR.
    • Sunday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Monday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Tuesday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Wednesday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Thursday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Friday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Saturday
      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • (60) 8824 0709
  • To visit the neighbouring islands of Mamutik, Sapi, Manukan, Gaya and Sulug, guests may take a jetty from Jesselton Port. The port is a 20-minute walk from the hotel and offers plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy, including outdoor dining, fishing and a sports centre with indoor futsal court. Tickets for the jetty are only available at the port.

    For more information, please email jesseltonpoint@bumiria.com.my.

Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

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Additional Information

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (60) 8832 2222.