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Cheap Car Rentals in Kuching from RM 166

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Kuching with a pick-up date of 16/7 and drop-off date of 9/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Kuching car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Kuching. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 10 July 2024.

Most popular company

AGTRAN

Price of petrol per litre

RM 2.03

Average price per day

RM 232

Cheapest price per day

RM 166

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Kuching?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Kuching and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 10 July 2024.

January

RM 192

February

RM 169

March

RM 183

April

RM 207

May

RM 178

June

RM 211

July

RM 183

August

RM 174

September

RM 169

October

RM 164

November

RM 164

December

RM 183

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kuching is October. 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.

Popular car types in Kuching

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Kuching and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 10 July 2024.

At RM 166/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Kuching in the past week. Out of 12 car hire agencies operating in Kuching, there are, in total, 15 hire locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

RM 166+

Compact

Compact

RM 178+

People carrier

People carrier

RM 441+

Mini

Mini

RM 167+

Passenger van

Passenger van

RM 241+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

RM 282+

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

RM 354+

Compare available car types for rental in Kuching

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Kuching to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 10 July 2024.

Small cars

RM 164 - RM 204

All Car Types

RM 232 - RM 352

To rent a small car in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 188/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 164/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~RM 204/day). In fact, March is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a small car saves you 36% 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. Here are the best Kuching small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 288/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 204/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~RM 385/day). In fact, October is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a medium car saves you 2% 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.

To rent a large car in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 432/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 245/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~RM 675/day). In fact, April is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a large car is 33% more expensive. 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.

To rent a SUV in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 383/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 359/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~RM 490/day). In fact, June is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a SUV is 24% more expensive. 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. Here are the best Kuching SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 393/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 322/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~RM 541/day). In fact, February is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a van is 26% more expensive. 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. Here are the best Kuching van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Kuching, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 488/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Kuching, Malaysia (~RM 918/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~RM 1,065/day). In fact, October is about 87% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Kuching. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kuching, renting a luxury car is 41% more expensive. 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.

Proton PersonaRM 166/day
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Proton Persona
Hyundai i20RM 178/day
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Hyundai i20

Top rental agencies in Kuching

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Kuching known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Kuching. Reviews were last updated on 10 July 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Kuching, including Agtran, Avis and Europcar in Kuching. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Kuching, including Agtran, Avis and Europcar.

Agtran

1 location

Avis

1 location

Europcar

2 locations

keddy by Europcar

2 locations

Hawk

1 location

Mayflower

2 locations

Green Matrix

1 location

Hertz

1 location

Best Kuching car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Kuching. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Kuching with an average daily rate of RM 389. Data was last updated on 10 July 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Kuching we've found at this time. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Proton PersonaRM 166/day
2
M
A/C
Proton Persona
Hyundai i20RM 178/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20
Proton PersonaRM 188/day
2
M
A/C
Proton Persona

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Kuching, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 10 July 2024.
  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Kuching?

    When you're considering cheap car rentals in Kuching, you'll need to be aware of a couple of requirements to meet and some information worth knowing. If you're younger than 23, it's unlikely you'll find somewhere to rent a car from in Kuching. Between the ages of 23 and 25, you're likely to be charged a young driver surcharge on top of your rental. Before heading to the car rental places, make sure you have your confirmation details, a valid credit card with your name on it, and photo identification like a passport. Bear in mind that you'll need the same credit card used to make the online booking and the owner of the card must be present.

  • What are the rules for driving in Kuching?

    In order to keep yourself and your fellow drivers safe, it's important to know what the rules of the road are in Kuching. By keeping up to date with the local department of motor vehicles, you ensure you're aware of sudden rule changes. Keep to the left-hand side of the road when driving your car rental in Kuching, and pass cars on the right-hand side. You and all your passengers need to wear seatbelts at all times. Drinking and driving is illegal in Kuching and if you're caught with a blood-alcohol level of more than 0.05%, you'll likely receive a large fine and could end up in jail.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Kuching?

    Driving your economy car rental in Kuching is relatively easy, except for heavy traffic sometimes. Opting for a smaller, compact car rental means navigating the streets a little easier and also means spending less on fuel. The Proton Saga is a popular choice for cheap car rentals in Kuching. If you're planning a longer road trip with family members, opt for a bigger sedan like the Toyota Innova, which is one of the most popular rental cars in the city.

  • Where are the best places to park in Kuching?

    Finding on-street parking when riding around in your car hire can be difficult in Kuching. The best places to find parking will be local shopping centres. You will find both paid and unpaid parking on the street, be sure to avoid parking near no parking signs or along yellow lines. Many locals do this, but you're likely to get clamped as a visitor. The easiest way to move around is to find parking further from the city centre and get walking.

  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Kuching?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under RM 232/day when booking a car hire in Kuching. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 154/day from Avis, booked on Jul. 7.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Kuching?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Kuching from the following companies over the past two weeks: Agtran (RM 166/day), Hertz (RM 188/day), and Avis (RM 289/day).

  • What are petrol prices like in Kuching?

    The average price of petrol in Kuching is RM 2.03/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 91 and RM 132 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Kuching for a week from Agtran?

    Agtran is one of the top picks in Kuching. They can have you in a hire car for about RM 1,248 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Kuching 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 58% on your car hire. For a below average price in Kuching, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 78 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Kuching?

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Kuching it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Kuching for a month?

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Kuching can be found for about RM 5,350, with the average price for a rental being around RM 178 a day. Book with Avis, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 22% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Kuching.

  • How much is a car hire in Kuching for a weekend?

    It costs RM 240 for a weekend car hire in Kuching, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Kuching in August, prices are RM 232 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Kuching?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Full-size (Perodua Bezza) in Kuching, making it the most popular option.

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Van rentals in Kuching

Find people carrier rental deals in Kuching from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier rentals in Kuching cost an average of RM 460 per day. Price data was last updated on 10 July 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Kuching. If you're not finding the right deal for your van rental, check back soon as deals are constantly being refreshed.
Toyota InnovaRM 441/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Innova
Toyota InnovaRM 441/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Innova
Toyota InnovaRM 441/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Innova

Car rentals by fuel type in Kuching

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Kuching. Deals were last updated on 10 July 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Kuching. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

RM 31+

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