Kota Kinabalu

Cheap Car Rentals in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2 Oct — 9 Oct
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Kota Kinabalu Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyEUROPCAR
Price of petrol per litre฿17.25
Average price per day฿34
Cheapest price per day฿27

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

January

฿1,237

February

฿1,312

March

฿1,237

April

฿1,237

May

฿1,387

June

฿1,499

July

฿1,499

August

฿1,462

September

฿1,611

October

฿937

November

฿899

December

฿1,124

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is September. 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

฿940 - ฿2,130

All Car Types

฿1,077 - ฿2,306

To hire a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of ฿848/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia (~฿940/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿2,130/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 12% 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.

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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 ฿1,268/day when booking a car hire in Kota Kinabalu. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿996/day from Europcar, booked on Jul. 28.

What are gas prices like in Kota Kinabalu?

The average price of petrol in Kota Kinabalu is ฿17.25/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿776 and ฿1,121 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 ฿8,877 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 22% on your car hire. For a below average price in Kota Kinabalu, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 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 ฿38,046. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.