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Rent a car in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu – the first largest city in Sabah (Malaysia) and part of its capital. There is something to see: the city and its surroundings abound marvelous exotic nature and beautiful buildings. Not far from the Kota Kinabalu the eponymous mountain – Kinabalu (4101 m), as well as a huge national park «The Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park», which stretches over 90 km.

Today, Kota Kinabalu – one of the most dynamic cities in Malaysia. His love is not only travelers, but also businessmen. Kota Kinabalu is the sixth largest city of Malaysia and a large industrial center.

You can get here via the ferry or airplane. International Airport Kota Kinabalu is located 8 km from the city center. It takes not only international but also local and regional flights. The law prohibits the transport by ferry rented car, so take a car need to be in place on arrival. As to public transport is developed only a taxi, your own "four wheels" – the only convenient option. Through the website you can find the car desired class and book it at the best price.

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Features of the SDA, who should know before renting a car in Kota Kinabalu

To rent a car the driver must be at least 23 and not more than 60 years. Driving experience - not less than one year. You also need to give the right to the international standard and national too.

Traffic in the city the left. A lot of motorcyclists and cyclists, who often break the rules. Drivers never stop at pedestrian crossings, high - speed dropping, if they see a pedestrian on the "zebra".

The seat belt should always be fastened. On a cell phone, you can talk only using a headset. Lights should be included only in the dark.

Drivers often break the rules, but rarely - in paragraph speeding. It is very slow movement, but you can easily see the car, which goes on the dividing strip.

Speed ​​Limit

Speed ​​limits are fairly standard for Malaysia, and countries in Europe. Look carefully at the signs. So you can move:

  • the city - 40-60 km / h;
  • outside the settlements - 90-100 km / h;
  • Expressway - 110-120 km / h.


Police friendly and well disposed towards foreigners, as they do not violate traffic rules. Any breach of the penalty is guaranteed, there is no discount, the opportunity to negotiate - as well. Major penalties:

  • not fastened seat belt - 30 ringgit;
  • wrong turn - 70 ringgit;
  • speeding - from 90 ringgit;
  • wrong turn through the double lane - 130 ringgit.

Allowable alcohol if you are driving a car, rented in Kota Kinabalu

Allowed to drink a beer or glass of wine. Then the blood alcohol level will get back to normal - 0.3-0.5 ppm.

If you do a little driving experience, or you are not used to driving on the left side, it is better to abstain from alcoholic beverages to avoid becoming a victim of a traffic accident.

The estimated cost of rental cars in Kota Kinabalu