Kuching

Cheap Car Rentals in Kuching

Kuching, Malaysia
13 Jul — 20 Jul
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Kuching, Malaysia
Wed 13/7
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Kuching Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of petrol per litreRM 2.08
Average price per dayRM 37
Cheapest price per dayRM 25

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

January

RM 150

February

RM 150

March

RM 123

April

RM 123

May

RM 145

June

RM 154

July

RM 145

August

RM 119

September

RM 128

October

RM 163

November

RM 167

December

RM 172

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

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Car Rental FAQs

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 162/day when booking a car hire in Kuching. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 111/day from Avis, booked on Jul. 3.

What car rental 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: keddy by Europcar (RM 117/day), Hertz (RM 144/day), and Agtran (RM 243/day).

What are gas prices like in Kuching?

The average price of petrol in Kuching 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 Kuching for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the top picks in Kuching. They can have you in a hire car for about RM 1,243 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 38% on your car hire. For a below average price in Kuching, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 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 5,328, 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 63% 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 167 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 210 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Kuching?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Proton Saga) in Kuching, making it the most popular option.