Kota Kinabalu Car Rentals

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Mar 3 — Mar 10
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu?


$23 - $74


$24 - $34

The cheapest time to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu is in November. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just $26 per day. The most expensive month is June. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in November. The price of a car rental in Kota Kinabalu can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Kota Kinabalu Airport

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

All Saints' Cathedral3.5 mi
Gaya Street Sunday Market4.3 mi
Kinabalu Park45.0 mi
Labuan Airport

Labuan, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

All Saints' Cathedral73.1 mi
Gaya Street Sunday Market73.8 mi
Kinabalu Park114.3 mi
Lawas Airport

Lawas, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

All Saints' Cathedral90.0 mi
Gaya Street Sunday Market90.8 mi
Kinabalu Park126.4 mi

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Car Rental in Kota Kinabalu

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What cleaning measures are being taken by Kota Kinabalu car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Avis, Sixt, and Thrifty are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in Kota Kinabalu in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in Kota Kinabalu. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu in March?

To rent a car for a weekend in Kota Kinabalu in March, the average price was $35 with cheaper deals starting around $33. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $26, with more options around the $42 mark.

Which car rental agency in Kota Kinabalu has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Kota Kinabalu is cheapest when using keddy by Europcar at one of their 2 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $21, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $30/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Kota Kinabalu car rental?

Rental cars in Kota Kinabalu from popular agencies such as Avis, Sixt, and Thrifty will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Kota Kinabalu, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in Kota Kinabalu during March?

With temperatures averaging 80.6 °F and precipitation usually 5″ during March, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to Kota Kinabalu. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of March and is a popular choice for travelers heading to Kota Kinabalu. Renting a Standard in Kota Kinabalu will cost you $77/day on average.

Which rental car company in Kota Kinabalu has the most locations?

The city of Kota Kinabalu has 28 locations owned by KK Rent A Car, with an average daily rate of $32.

What is the speed limit in Kota Kinabalu?

Travelers who rent a car in Kota Kinabalu should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 45 mph. Suburban speed limits around Kota Kinabalu are generally 55 mph, whereas speed limits on highways are 70 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re traveling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia in February?

Typically, the weather in Kota Kinabalu through the month of February is 78.8 °F and the expected precipitation is 2.4″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in February?

Temperatures in Kota Kinabalu are usually high during February so momondo would recommend renting a convertible to take advantage of the nice weather.

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