*see UPDATE below* One of the top ranked airlines Qatar Airways (together with their partner Malaysian Airlines) offers very attractive solution to visit incredible Borneo! Take this opportunity and book return flights from Germany (Frankfurt, Munich, Berlin) or UK (London, Manchester) to Kota Kinabalu or Kuching (Malaysian side of Borneo). Air tickets are available from just €549 or Ł498!. Wildlife, untouched jungle (Borneo rainforest is one of the oldest rainforests in the world), unique fauna and flora are the first things that springs to mind when you think of Borneo…
*UPDATE* – Return flighs to Borneo are available again for next travel period! Flights from Germany to Borneo (Kota Kinabalu or Kuching) are now available again for just €550. You can also consider to book an open-jaw ticket, you can refer to below booking sample if interested. In case of booking you may book the cheapest flights in travel period between November 2014 and May 2015.
Before you book – please note that there are either 2 or 3 layovers on your way to Borneo. Bookings with 2 layovers only are not the first choice so choose carefully which ticket you purchase.
Alternative for UK travellers could be following booking based on Asiana Airlines. If interested you may find the chepest flights mainly within April and May 2015.
There are plenty of low-cost airlines connecting Germany or UK airports with rest of Europe. The easiest way we recommend is to check your connection possibilities is through Skyscanner.
However Asian isle Borneo, the third largest island in the world and the largest of Asia, can offer much much more. From mountain hiking, trekking in jungle and spotting wild orangutans (Borneo is one of two places in the world where wild orangutans can still be seen) to beach bumming and diving in in Sipidan Island, legendary island considered as one of best diving spots in the world..
If interested in this possible error fare deal we suggest to not delay with booking as the tariff can be fixed anytime soon. Althought the routing is not the best this is unbeatable fare to visit Borneo during European winter. Please look for travel dates till 11th of December 2014.
Booking sample of cheap return flights to Borneo from Europe for €550 below. In this case you would be departing from Munich to Kota Kinabalu on 18th of March. Your return flight from Asia back to Germany would take place on 3rd of April 2015.