Kota Kinabalu

Cheap Car Rentals in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
5 Feb — 12 Feb
Same drop-off
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Sun 5/2
Noon
Sun 12/2
Noon
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Kota Kinabalu Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyEUROPCAR
Price of petrol per litre฿15.39
Average price per day฿34
Cheapest price per day฿27

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu?

January

฿1,145

February

฿1,145

March

฿1,080

April

฿1,080

May

฿1,211

June

฿1,309

July

฿1,309

August

฿1,276

September

฿1,309

October

฿1,178

November

฿1,145

December

฿1,374

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Kota Kinabalu

Small cars

฿821 - ฿1,860

All Car Types

฿940 - ฿2,013

To hire a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of ฿747/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia (~฿821/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿1,860/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Kota Kinabalu. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kota Kinabalu, hiring a Small car saves you 18% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Kota Kinabalu

All major car rental suppliers in Kota Kinabalu

KK Rent A Car

31 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

8.0

Suria Car Rental

2.0
Poor
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Green Matrix

3 locations

Hawk

3 locations

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Mayflower

3 locations

Sunnycars

2 locations

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Kota Kinabalu?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿1,107/day when booking a car hire in Kota Kinabalu. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿870/day from Europcar, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Kota Kinabalu?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, KK Rent A Car (10.0 rating), Europcar (4.0 rating) and Suria Car Rental (2.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Kota Kinabalu.

What are gas prices like in Kota Kinabalu?

The average price of petrol in Kota Kinabalu is ฿15.39/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿692 and ฿1,000 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Kota Kinabalu for a week from Europcar?

From Europcar you can hire a car in Kota Kinabalu from about ฿7,751 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Kota Kinabalu for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 11% on your car hire. For a below average price in Kota Kinabalu, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 17 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Kota Kinabalu?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Kota Kinabalu. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu for a month?

We’ve recently found that Europcar offers you prices that are 21% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Kota Kinabalu for a month is ฿33,220. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

What car do most people hire in Kota Kinabalu?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Kota Kinabalu is Economy (Proton Saga) based on our Cheapflights data.

Car type options available for Kota Kinabalu

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