Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.
At $64/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Kota Kinabalu in the past week. Out of 17 car hire agencies operating in Kota Kinabalu, there are, in total, 56 hire locations. View below for 2 offered car types:
$43 - $119
All Car Types
$43 - $145
To hire a small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, you would pay an average price of $48/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$119/day). In fact, June is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Kota Kinabalu. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kota Kinabalu, hiring a small car saves you 31% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:
KK Rent A Car
Suria Car Rental
keddy by Europcar
Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, KK Rent A Car (10.0 rating), Agtran (8.0 rating) and Suria Car Rental (7.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Kota Kinabalu.
The average price of petrol in Kota Kinabalu is $0.72/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $32 and $47 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.
keddy by Europcar is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Kota Kinabalu. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $290 per week.
Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 44% to make it a great deal in Kota Kinabalu. Try to book at least 30 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.
Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Kota Kinabalu.
For a weekend car hire in Kota Kinabalu, you can expect the average price to be around $0. Usually a Economy hire in Kota Kinabalu is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Economy for December, it will cost approximately $0 per day.
The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Kota Kinabalu is Full-size (Perodua Bezza) based on our Cheapflights data.