Standard Marine leaves Sandakan harbour at 10pm every Friday for Zamboanga in the Philippines (1st/2nd class RM320/280), arriving at 8pm the next day (22 hours). Times are subject to change.
Several daily flights to KK, Kuala Lumpur and Tawau, as well as seasonal charter flights from Taiwan. ATMs inside the terminal building.
Numerous daily flights to Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur, as well as daily flights to Sandakan. The airport is 35km east of Tawau.
This busy ferry terminal has daily departures to Tarakan (Kalimantan) and twice-daily departures to Nunukan (Kalimantan).
Departure point for Crystal Quest boats to Pulau Selingan.
Minibuses to Sepilok and other destinations. Also minibuses to the long-distance bus station.
Long-distance buses to KK via Lahad Datu and Ranau (RM71) and via Keningau (RM60).
Long-distance bus station with departures to KK, Lahad Datu and Tawau.
Four flights daily to Kota Kinabalu with Malaysia Airlines.
Frequent minibuses to Semporna, Sukau, Sandakan and Tawau.