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.

Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) car rental information

Car Rental from Kota Kinabalu Airport

Kota Kinabalu Airport, or Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI) is second to Kuala Lumpur International Airport in terms of traffic, and serves as the gateway to the Sabah region. Singaporeans usually come to Kota Kinabalu to hike, explore jungles and savour the local cuisine, and car rentals offer a convenience in reaching these off-the-beaten-path routes.

Explore Kota Kinabalu and conveniently access attractions like Penampang, Kinarut and Papar when you book your car rental from Kota Kinabalu Airport. With a sizeable fleet of economy to mini cars at the airport, book early with Skyscanner to ensure the best prices for you before your trip.

Car Rental Providers at Kota Kinabalu Airport

There are 7 car rental providers you can hire cars from Kota Kinabalu Airport: Argus Car Hire, Discover Car Hire, Expedia CarHire, Hertz, Holiday Autos, and

Car Rental Provider

Most Popular Car Type

Average Price per Day*

Argus Car Hire



Discover Car Hire



Expedia CarHire




Compact 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 Airport Car Rental FAQ

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

The average price of a mini car is S$31.63 / day. To compare, an economy car costs S$39.62 / day on average.

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

Car rentals in Kota Kinabalu Airport are popular with mini type cars. Many visitors also book economy cars which are equally affordable.

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

Based on our data, Argus Car Hire is the cheapest car rental provider in Kota Kinabalu Airport. The cheapest car rental from Kota Kinabalu Airport is about S$31.63 / day. Prices may differ depending on season and car type.

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