Airport codes Tawau Airport
4°19'12"N / 118°7'40"E
57ft / 17.37m
About Tawau Airport
Tawau Airport (TWU) is located in the municipality of Tawau in Malaysia, Asia. It's a medium airport in Malaysia based in the region Sabah. Passengers can fly to and from the airport with a scheduled service.
TWU has one lighted 8,800 ft long runway.
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Other airports in Sabah
Find cheap flight tickets to or from TWU
Looking for that perfect flight ticket to fly to or from Tawau Airport? Find and book the most comfortable and cheapest flight to your favorite city through one of our partners.
Find your way around Tawau Airport
How to get to Tawau
There are several ways to get from Tawau Airport to Tawau and back. We have made a list with the most common transportation options. At this airport you can choose for (public) transport by Bus and Taxi.
We compared the average prices of the transport possibilities from the airport to Tawau. The cheapest way to travel from the airport to Tawau is by Minibus, bus (4 hours and 30 minutes, MYR 110). If you prefer to get to your destination as quickly as possible, the fastest way to get into the city is by Taxi (28 minutes, MYR 50 - MYR 65).
Duration4 hours and 30 minutes
Duration1 hour and 30 minutes
1 hour transfer
Taxi Tawau Airport
The easiest way to find a transfer to and from Tawau Airport is through our taxi widget below. We will find the best deal for you and display multiple options for you to choose from.
Rent a car at TWU
Find a cheap rental car at Tawau Airport to make the most out of your trip to Malaysia. When travelling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. A rental car can take you almost everywhere, wherever and whenever you want. Find the perfect car for your trip.
Renting a car at TWU lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Malaysia quickly and hassle-free. Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.
Airport car parking at Tawau Airport
Park your car at TWU
Whether you are looking for cheap long term airport parking at Tawau Airport or the nearest long term car park to your terminal, you can find the best deal at one of our specially selected partners. Because more and more people are flying these days, it’s wise to book a parking spot in advance because parking lots cannot accommodate unlimited amounts of cars. A pre-booked parking space at TWU can give you a sense of peace because you are assured you can park your car.
Different type of airport parking options
Airport parking options have changed and expanded. Medium-size and large airports offer several different types of parking, priced according to convenience and distance from the terminal.
The different types of parking are:
- Short term parking
- Daily parking
- Long term / Satellite parking
- Valet parking
- Off-Airport parking
- Sleep, park, fly
Hotels near the airport
Hotels at or near Tawau Airport
Do you have an early morning flight, long layover or your flight is cancelled, and you don't feel like sleeping on the airport floor? Sleeping in a hotel at or near TWU is the perfect solution. Sleeping in a hotel close by Tawau Airport prevents you from being late or not fully rested for your flight.
Hotels in Tawau
Find your ideal hotel in Tawau city centre. Find the perfect hotel to make the most out of your trip to the city of Amsterdam. Consult one of our partners to find the most suitable hotel for your trip.
Things to do in Malaysia?
Find the best things to do in or nearby Tawau Airport
Are you planning on travelling to Malaysia? In that case, you might be interested in finding some beautiful things to do in or nearby Tawau. Haven't booked anything yet, and looking for inspiration? Please visit our partner and find many beautiful things to do.
Store your bags in Tawau
Do you want to visit Tawau and you want to enjoy your time without the weight of your luggage? Good news, there is a good possibility that you don’t have to. When the airport does not provide any options for storing your luggage, you might want to consider to store your luggage in a local shop in the city. Our partners can help you arrange that in advance.
Forward your luggage
Are you planning a trip to Malaysia and you have a lot of luggage or just want to enjoy flying without any suitcases of bags? Good news, you do not have to. Just forward your luggage to your destination and make a vacation more like a vacation.
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Travel luggage and cabin bags
Find the perfect travel luggage and cabin bags which are approved by the major airlines. If you are looking for a travel bag which fit all cabin airline restrictions including Ryanair and Easyjet, please visit one of these shops to find out which bags sizes are allowed on board.
All of our partners does have an extensive offer so you can find that perfect bag or suitcase for your next trip.
Flight delayed, cancelled, overbooked or strikes at TWU?
Claim your compensation
Was your flight delayed, cancelled or overbooked at Tawau Airport, and do you want to claim compensation? Because your rights are protected by European law you may be entitled up to a certain amount in compensation per passenger. Please visit one of our partners to check if you’re entitled to claim compensation.
Travel insurance for your trip to Malaysia
A travel insurance protects you against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It is wise to get travel insurance for your trip to Malaysia because you can easily spend a lot of money for treatment and transportation expenses.
Don’t wait too long before purchasing travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.
Travel insurance for people with a medical condition
Our partners are specialised in providing travel insurance for people who have medical conditions but don’t want to be held back by that conditions. A medical travel insurance covers over 1000s of conditions including cancer, MS, IBS, Alzheimer’s, HIV and pregnancy. The online screening will only take as little as 3 minutes.
Customized TWU gifts and souvenirs
Keep your travels’ memories alive with a unique design product of your trip to Tawau Airport. Airportag is the best aviation and travel gift shop where you can design many different kind of unique aviation products.
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