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Taxi from Tawau to Semporna

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Taxi from Tawau to Semporna

Hi to all,

I really need your input. Air Asia flight from Kuala Lumpur to Tawau on march 2, 2018 has been delayed 2 hours, which means that I will land at Tawau at 20:25 only. After getting the checked luggage, it will be close to 21:00. Will taxi from Tawau to Semporna still operate?

Your input & help is very much appreciated.

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1. Re: Taxi from Tawau to Semporna

WHAT.........AA already advised their delay for 2018 flight!!!!!

Yes you may get a taxi but at this hour the price dont come cheap cos which ever taxi that ferry you will return from Semporna empty.

I strongly suggest you spend a night at Tawau have a good meal n rest.

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I'm in the same case. Could you take a taxi or is there any share van in that time?

And How much?

Your input & help is very much appreciated.

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3. Re: Taxi from Tawau to Semporna

Anh Phung N,

Mostly all the public transport stop before dark.

This is why taxis are then expensive. AS mentioned above rest, sleep and travel in the morning in a minivan/local bus it is 51miles/83kilometres, prices vary, bus is cheapest.

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