Kota Kinabalu Car Hire

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
26 Jan — 2 Feb
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Kota Kinabalu Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Kota Kinabalu
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Kota Kinabalu?


£15 - £67


£13 - £26

The cheapest time to hire a car in Kota Kinabalu is in February. The price is 29% lower than the rest of the year at just £15 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in June. The price of a car hire 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.

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Kota Kinabalu Airport

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

Pantai Tanjung Aru1.5 mi
Labuan Airport

Labuan, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

Pantai Tanjung Aru70.6 mi
Lawas Airport

Lawas, Malaysia

Nearby attractions:

Pantai Tanjung Aru87.6 mi

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Car Hire in Kota Kinabalu

109 users have looked for car hire in Kota Kinabalu with momondo in January.

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

Vehicle cleanliness has always been a priority for car hire companies. Avis, Sixt, and Thrifty are some of the many companies offering enhanced cleaning to make sure your vehicle is sanitised. Search our site to see if there is an option for enhanced cleaning for your car hire 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 hire a car in Kota Kinabalu in February?

£21 is the cost of a weekend car hire in Kota Kinabalu for February, with cheap deals starting as low as £21. For a one-week car hire in Kota Kinabalu, prices in February average £20, with the best deals starting at £19.

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

You can expect to find the cheapest car hire prices in Kota Kinabalu from Green Matrix, who has 3 locations in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as £16, but the average rate for car rentals in Kota Kinabalu from Green Matrix is £40/day.

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

The majority of car hire agencies in Kota Kinabalu offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centres such as Avis, Sixt, and Thrifty have a cancellation fee for travellers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

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

28 locations can be found in Kota Kinabalu. At those KK Rent A Car locations, momondo users can typically find car hire rates of £23/day.

What is the speed limit in Kota Kinabalu?

45 mph is the city speed limit for Kota Kinabalu, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for motorways around Kota Kinabalu are 55 mph and 70 mph, respectively. If you hire a car in Kota Kinabalu, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

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

During the month of January the average temperature in Kota Kinabalu is 26 °C and the expected precipitation is 119 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in Kota Kinabalu.

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

Considering that the temperatures in Kota Kinabalu are typically high during January and the chance of rain is relatively low, momondo would suggest hiring a convertible which would help you enjoy the great weather.

Is the weather in Kota Kinabalu similar to the rest of Sabah?

Travellers looking to leave from Kota Kinabalu on a road trip around Sabah or the surrounding areas during the month of January should expect temperatures around 26 °C and about 264.5 mm of possible rain through the month.

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