Car Rental & Rent a Car Deals in Malaysia

Compare prices on car rental in the whole of Malaysia with online booking. Through our search engine you can book a rental car in 3 simple steps. A car rented from us is free from surprises when you pick up the car. All our prices include airport fees, free mileage and necessary insurances, local taxes and fees. Let us help you find rental cars in Malaysia online. Good prices on luxury, family and economy cars. If you only want to rent a cheap vehicle from a specific agency of your choice, you can choose that when you do your search.

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Here you can compare rental cars and hiring of vehicles from several companies in cities in Malaysia. Look for and find the best prices on car rental. Search for and book directly in cities such as, Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur, Klang, Kampung Baru Subang, Johor Bahru, Subang Jaya, Ipoh, Kuching, Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you want to pick up your car.

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Malaysia information

Malaysia is a country with approximately 28,275,000 inhabitants and is located in Asia. The capital is Kuala Lumpur which has 1,454,000 inhabitants. Total surface/area 329,750 km² / 127,317 mi². It is the 17th largest country on Asia when it comes to inhabitants and the 18th largest regarding the surface. Other names for this country is Federation of Malaysia, Federation of Malaya, Persekutuan Tanah Malaysia, Persekutuan Tanah Melayu. It consists of sixteen regions/states/counties and the largest are Selangor, Johor, Sarawak, Perak, Kedah, Kelantan, Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Pahang, Terengganu, Negeri Sembilan, Melaka, Sabah, Perlis, Labuan and Putrajaya. Malaysia is the 43th largest country in the world when it comes to inhabitants and the 67th largest regarding its surface area. To make a call to the country, use the country code +60. Weather and maps of cities, the country etc. in Malaysia. Get suggestions on experiences, attractions, museums and destinations that could be worth a visit during your trip to the country. Mount Kinabalu (4095 m / 13,435 ft), Mount Trus Madi (2642 m / 8,668 ft), Mount Tambuyukon (2579 m / 8,461 ft), Mount Murud (2423 m / 7,949 ft) and Mount Mulu (2376 m / 7,795 ft) are the top five highest mountains of the country. The official languages that are used in the country are e.g. English, Thai, Malay (macrolanguage), Chinese, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi. Brunei, Thailand, Indonesia are neighboring countries. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Brunei, Thailand, Indonesia. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Ringgit (MYR). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. Websites mostly have the top domain .my. The official currency is Ringgit (MYR) and is used to pay your purchases with. Kota Bharu (c. 1460000 pop), Kuala Lumpur (c. 1454000 pop), Klang (c. 879900 pop), Kampung Baru Subang (c. 833600 pop), Johor Bahru (c. 802500 pop) are the five largest communities.

Malaysia activities & tourist attractions

Aquarium, tropical houses, zoos, tropicarium, animal parks and terrarium are for example Malaysian National Zoo, Johor Safari World and Zoo Melaka. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo?

Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Malaysia

There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Malaysia: Minivan, Luxury cars (Luxury), Electric cars, Compact elite, Economy cars (Economy), Economy elite, Intermediate, Standard cars (Standard), 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Medium SUV, Small SUV, 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Mini cars (Mini), Premium cars (Premium), Exotic cars (Exotic), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Convertible, SUV / Jeep (SUV), Mini elite, Intermediate elite, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Fullsize elite, Estate, Cargo van, Hybrid cars, Compact cars (Compact), Special cars (Special), Luxury elite, Moped. Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as Selangor, Johor, Sarawak, Perak, Kedah, Kelantan, Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Pahang, Terengganu, Negeri Sembilan, Melaka, Sabah, Perlis, Labuan and Putrajaya etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.

Cars you can rent in Malaysia are e.g. Premium cars: e.g. Audi A6, Small-medium truck-lorry, Compact elite, Moped, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Toyota Minibus, Hyundai H1, Convertible, Luxury cars, Exotic cars, Intermediate elite, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Toyota Altis, Volkswagen Jetta, Luxury elite, Large truck-lorry, Medium SUV, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. Dodge Charger, Hybrid cars, Fullsize elite, etc. Estate: e.g. Ford Focus Estate, etc. Minivan: e.g. Toyota Grandia, Toyota Minibus, Toyota Hiace, Toyota Alphard, Toyota Innova, Mini elite, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Mitsubishi Triton, Toyota Hilux, Toyota Hilux Double Cab, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Toyota Fortuner 2WD, Suzuki Jimny, Toyota Fortuner 4WD, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Toyota Previa, Opel Zafira, Special cars, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Toyota Camry Hybrid, Peugeot 508, Mazda 6, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Volkswagen Golf GTI, Citroen C4 Cactus, Hyundai i20, Ford Focus, Nissan Leaf Electric, Small SUV, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Toyota Avanza, Perodua Alza, Renault Scenic, Electric cars, Economy elite, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Ford Fiesta, Volkswagen Polo Sedan, Peugeot 206, Nissan March, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Hyundai i10, Ford Figo, Citroen C1, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Penang, Pulau Langkawi, Pulau Banggi, Pulau Bruit, Pulau Tebuyi, Pulau Dangli, Pulau Langgun, Pulau Tanjung Dendang, Pulau Corong, Pulau Timun, Pulau Rebak Besar, Pulau Tepor, Pulau Beras Basah, Pulau Singa Besar, Pulau Enggang, Pulau Tuba, Pulau Dayang Bunting, Perak Island, Pulau Segantang, Pulau Ular, Pulau Ujong Buloh, Pulau Duyong, Tukun Bebau Besar, Pulau Tak Berumput, Pulau Tajai, Pulau Sipak, Pulau Singa Kecil, Pulau Selat Riang Riang, Pulau Selang Kechil, Pulau Selang Besar, Pulau Selang, Pulau Rebak Kechil, Pulau Pasir, Pulau Pasir, Pulau Nyor Setall, Pulau Lintang Jalan, Pulau Lalang, Pulau Lading, Pulau Kukus, Pulau Ketumbu, Pulau Kentut Kechil, Pulau Kentut Besar, Pulau Kelam Baya, Pulau Kedera, Pulau Jong, Pulau Jerkom Besar, Pulau Jemurok and Pulau Gubang Laut etc, the range is smaller.

Traffic regulations and car driving

Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in Malaysia you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur, Klang, Kampung Baru Subang, Johor Bahru, Subang Jaya, Ipoh, Kuching, Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, prepare yourself for a lot of traffic, especially in rush hour and that it is sometimes difficult to find parking. Try to memorize the most common parking and traffic regulations before you leave to ensure that your car trip is safe, and to avoid trouble with the police.

Tips on finding rental cars in Malaysia

If you already have decided to rent a car in Malaysia before you leave and want to part as little as possible, you ought to book a car before you leave. First of all, you should try booking your car online. It is often the cheapest, easiest way to look for and compare, and it saves you time. If your car is supposed to be collected at an airport such as Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Kota Bharu Sultan Ismail Petra Airport, Subang Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, Johore Bharu Senai Sultan Ismail Airport, Ipoh Perak Sultan Azlan Shah Airport, Kuching International Airport, Kota Kinabalu Jesselton Airport, Sandakan Airport and Kuantan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Airport, you should book before you leave. One search shows many options. We compare, for example, these companies in Malaysia: Paradise, Enterprise, Budget, Mayflower, Europcar, Prima Odyssey, Hertz, TRAC Astra, Avis, KK Rent A Car, Galaxy Asia, Dollar, SCR Car Rental, Suria, Kasina, Thrifty, Kong Teck, Car Tental 2 Go, Green Matrix, Big Thumb, Sixt, GoSoCar, Keddy By Europcar, PRAC, Hawk, Iprac – Insas Pacific.

Destinations in Malaysia

Compare car rental in regions such as: Car Rental Selangor, Compare Car Rental Johor, Rent a Car Cheap Sarawak, Perak, Kedah, Kelantan, Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Pahang, Terengganu, Negeri Sembilan, Melaka, Sabah, Perlis and Labuan. We have an easy and safe booking system of rental cars online in Malaysia. Car rental in towns such as: Car Rental Kota Bharu, Rental Cars Kuala Lumpur, Car Hire Klang, Kampung Baru Subang, Johor Bahru, Subang Jaya, Ipoh, Kuching, Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Seremban, Kuantan, Tawao, George Town, Kuala Terengganu, Sungai Petani, Marabu and Taiping. Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in Malaysia. Car rental in airports such as: Rental Cars Kuala Lumpur Airport, Car Rental Kota Bharu Airport, Cheap Rental Cars Subang Airport, Johor-Senai Airport, Ipoh Airport, Kuching Airport, Kota Kinabalu Airport, Sandakan Airport, Kuantan Airport, Penang Airport, Miri Airport, Alor Setar Airport, Malacca Airport, Bintulu Airport, Labuan Airport, Langkawi Airport, Kerteh Airport, Kudat Airport, Semporna Airport and Sitiawan Airport.

Frequently asked questions about car rental & renting a car in Malaysia

Which additional charges could apply?

Please note that each car rental agent in Malaysia has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency.

Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Malaysia?

Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.

Can I book without a credit card in Malaysia?

Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.

Which optional extras are available in Malaysia?

The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked online: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Malaysia. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Malaysia?

Most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.

How much do you charge for excess in Malaysia?

The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.

Which costs are included in the rental price?

In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk in Malaysia. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.

Where can I purchase car rental insurance in Malaysia?

We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.

What is the cheapest car rental company in Malaysia?

In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars were found on Autoprio.com at Green Matrix, KK Rent A Car, Suria, Kong Teck, Big Thumb, PRAC, Kasina and SCR Car Rental.

How can I find car rentals near me in Malaysia?

Do a search for the city, island or airport closest to you in Malaysia. A search for country or e.g. island in Malaysia lists the largest airports. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you.

What are the most popular car rental locations in Malaysia?

Based on searches on autoprio.com, the most popular cities to rent a car in Malaysia are Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur, Klang, Kampung Baru Subang, Johor Bahru, Subang Jaya, Ipoh, Kuching, Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Seremban, Kuantan and Tawao.

What is the best rental car company in Malaysia?

Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Malaysia are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.

Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in Malaysia?

The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Malaysia. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher.

Car rental companies we compare in Malaysia

We compare, for example, these companies in Malaysia: Iprac - Insas Pacific, Sixt, Car Tental 2 Go, TRAC Astra, Avis, SCR Car Rental, Suria, Europcar, Thrifty, Paradise, Galaxy Asia, Kasina, Budget, PRAC, GoSoCar, Hawk, Keddy By Europcar, Hertz, Mayflower, Prima Odyssey, Dollar, Kong Teck, Big Thumb, KK Rent A Car, Green Matrix and Enterprise.

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