Kota Kinabalu

Cheap Car Rentals in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
9 Feb — 16 Feb
Same drop-off
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Thu 16/2
Noon
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu?

January

C$ 49

February

C$ 46

March

C$ 43

April

C$ 43

May

C$ 49

June

C$ 53

July

C$ 53

August

C$ 51

September

C$ 53

October

C$ 47

November

C$ 46

December

C$ 55

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.

Popular Car Types in Kota Kinabalu

At C$ 48/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in Kota Kinabalu in the past week. Out of 17 car rental agencies operating in Kota Kinabalu, there are, in total, 57 rental locations. View below for one offered car type:

Compare available car types for rental in Kota Kinabalu

Small Cars

C$ 31 - C$ 64

All Car Types

C$ 31 - C$ 82

To rent a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 39/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia (~C$ 31/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~C$ 64/day). In fact, June is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Kota Kinabalu. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kota Kinabalu, renting a Small car saves you 19% 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 Kota Kinabalu Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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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

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Car Rental FAQs

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 rental car companies in Kota Kinabalu.

What are gas prices like in Kota Kinabalu?

The average gas price in Kota Kinabalu is C$ 0.64/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 29 and C$ 42 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu for a week from Agtran?

Agtran is a popular option for travellers looking for car rental in Kota Kinabalu. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about C$ 266 per week.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Kota Kinabalu it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 12%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 18 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

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

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

C$ 0 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Kota Kinabalu. To save money, consider booking a Economy car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in March, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as C$ 0 per day.

What car do most people rent in Kota Kinabalu?

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

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