Kota Kinabalu

Cheap Car Rentals in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
13 Jul — 20 Jul
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Kota Kinabalu Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyKEDDY
Price of petrol per litreRM 2.08
Average price per dayRM 41
Cheapest price per dayRM 26

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


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

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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 RM 183/day when booking a car hire in Kota Kinabalu. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 114/day from Thrifty, booked on Jul. 3.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Kota Kinabalu?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Kota Kinabalu from the following companies over the past two weeks: KK Rent A Car (RM 105/day), keddy by Europcar (RM 285/day), and Hertz (RM 297/day).

What are gas prices like in Kota Kinabalu?

The average price of petrol in Kota Kinabalu is RM 2.08/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 93 and RM 135 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

keddy by Europcar is one of the top picks in Kota Kinabalu. They can have you in a hire car for about RM 1,078 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 15% on a hire car in Kota Kinabalu. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 67 days prior to your desired date.

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

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Kota Kinabalu however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Kota Kinabalu can be found for about RM 4,619, with the average price for a rental being around RM 154 a day. Book with Thrifty, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 86% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Kota Kinabalu.

How much is a car hire in Kota Kinabalu for a weekend?

RM 186 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Kota Kinabalu, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Kota Kinabalu, then opt for a Economy hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of August, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as RM 157/day.

What car do most people hire in Kota Kinabalu?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Hyundai Accent) in Kota Kinabalu, making it the most popular option.