Rental companies may charge extra for drivers aged under 25, normally payable when you pick up your car. Age restrictions may apply in certain locations. Check the rental company's website before booking.

Car rental in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu Car Rental

Sabah car rental providers offer various cars ranging from mini cars to premium elite cars in Kota Kinabalu. Car Rental Kota Kinabalu is slightly more expensive compared to other cities in Malaysia as the city acts as the main travel hub for tourism. However, pre-booking with Skyscanner earlier can land you a cheap car rental Kota Kinabalu provider! Kota Kinabalu is an easy city to drive in with an easy and convenient process when renting a car.

Car Rental Providers in Kota Kinabalu

Currently, there are 6 trusted car rental Kota Kinabalu providers:

Car Rental Provider

Most Popular Car Type

Average Price Per Day*

Argus Car Hire



Economy Bookings

Mini Elite





Holiday Autos






*Based on Skyscanner Car Hire anonymised data for daily car rental prices. Average price comprise the cost of car rental and may be subject to taxes and additional fees from individual Car Rental providers.

Kota Kinabalu Car Rental FAQ

What’s the average price of a car rental in Kota Kinabalu?

Renting a mini car will have an average cost of RM93 per day. Alternatively, an intermediate car will cost an average of RM113 per day. Travellers need to be aware that the quoted prices above may change depending on the season of the trip and also the Kota Kinabalu, Sabah car rental provider chosen.

What’s the most popular car rental type in Kota Kinabalu?

Travellers tend to prefer a mini size car from Sabah car rental companies when going to Kota Kinabalu. However, intermediate size cars are also a popular choice for families with an average price of RM133 per day.

What’s the cheapest car rental provider in Kota Kinabalu?

Based on our data, the cheapest car rental Kota Kinabalu provider is Argus Car Hire at an average price of RM123 per day. Please note that prices are change depending on car chosen and also season.

Information is correct as of 27 September 2018

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