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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Penang Airport Car Rental
Economy
Proton Saga or similar
Proton Saga
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Galaxy Asia Car
$22.77 / per day
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Kuala Lumpur, Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Proton Persona or similar
Proton Persona
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$26.04 / per day
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Kuala Lumpur, Downtown Car Rental
Economy Elite
Perodua Bezza or similar
Perodua Bezza
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$26.67 / per day
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Penang Airport Car Rental
Economy
Proton Saga or similar
Proton Saga
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$28.47 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Johor Bahru (Senai International) Airport Car Rental
Economy Elite
Perodua Bezza or similar
Perodua Bezza
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$30.13 / per day
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Kota Kinabalu International Airport Car Rental
Economy
Proton Saga or similar
Proton Saga
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$30.89 / per day
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Langkawi Airport Car Rental
Mini
Perodua Myvi or similar
Perodua Myvi
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$31.36 / per day
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Langkawi Airport Car Rental
Compact
Nissan Almera or similar
Nissan Almera
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$32.12 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 08:14 on 2020-02-25. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Bahasa Melayu,
English
Currency
MYR
Country code
60
Average car rental length
4 days
Economy car rental price
$25.41 / per day
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
80 - 90 km/h
50 - 56 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 - 70 km/h
31 - 43 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%
Rating
7.5

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Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Malaysia?

The cost of renting a car in Malaysia depends on the time of year. This graph compares price changes from month to month in order to find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Malaysia
$34.49
January
$60.90
February
$34.22
March
$34.28
April
$39.10
May
$54.53
June
$31.74
July
$37.86
August
$43.19
September
$46.39
October
$36.81
November
$39.90
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Malaysia is July — prices start from $31.74 for an Economy class vehicle. This is 23% cheaper than the yearly average and 48% cheaper than renting a car in the month of February (when prices start at $60.90 for a Compact class). This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. The exact price for your trip will depend on the length of your rental and the number of days until your rental period begins. Just enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers.

What’s the average rental length in Malaysia?

The average length differs from month to month. The longest rental periods are in September — an average of 8 days. The shortest are in February — an average of 5 days.
Average Rental Length in Malaysia
7
January
5
February
5
March
7
April
6
May
6
June
6
July
6
August
8
September
8
October
5
November
6
December

What’s the most popular time for renting a car in Malaysia?

Discover Cars users search a lot of locations daily. We gathered this information in order to analyze car rental popularity in Malaysia. The most popular month is December, while the least popular is July.
Malaysia Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
102%
January
281%
February
33%
March
32%
April
43%
May
29%
June
28%
July
30%
August
29%
September
69%
October
32%
November
492%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Keddy Perodua Bezza 5 1 Small cars
Keddy Nissan Almera 4 1 Medium cars
Keddy Proton Saga 4 1 Small cars
Keddy Nissan X-Trail 5 1 SUVs
Keddy Perodua Alza 5 2 People Carriers/Vans
Keddy Perodua Myvi 5 1 Small cars
Keddy Honda CR-V 5 2 SUVs
Keddy Proton Persona 4 2 Medium cars
Keddy Nissan X-Trail 5+2 5 1 SUVs
Keddy Toyota Vios 4 2 Large cars

FAQ

Should I rent a car in Malaysia?
A majority of the ratings and reviews left by Discover Cars’ customers recommend renting a car (7.5 from 2 reviews).
What do you need to rent a car in Malaysia?
In most cases, you need a driver’s license, passport or ID card, and a credit card (in the name of the main driver), and the booking voucher to rent a car. Some companies may have additional requirements (be sure to check the rental conditions).
On what side of the road do they drive in Malaysia?
Drivers must drive on the left side of the road.
Can I rent a car at 18 in Malaysia?
Yes, you can rent a car at the age of 18.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Malaysia?
You must be between 18 and 99 years old.
Can you rent automatic cars in Malaysia?
Yes, automatic cars are available from Keddy, Europcar, Galaxy Asia Car and Enterprise in Malaysia.
Can I rent a car with a debit card?
Though most companies require a credit card to leave a deposit, some accept debit cards. Check the rental conditions for more information.
Can I rent a car without a credit card?
Most companies require a credit card to pick up the car. Some may accept debit cards or cash. Check the rental conditions for more information.
What car classes can I rent?
Small cars, Medium cars, Large cars, People Carriers/Vans, SUVs, Convertibles and Premium cars vehicle types are available in Malaysia.
Can I rent a car in Malaysia with my home country’s driver's license (for example, U.S., U.K., or Australia)?
In most cases, a driver’s license from your home country is acceptable if it uses the Latin alphabet. In some cases, you will need an International Driving Permit (IDP). Check the rental conditions for more information. If your driver’s license does not use the Latin alphabet, you need an International Driving Permit (IDP) in Malaysia.
Do I need an International Driving Permit in Malaysia?
In most cases, if your driver’s license uses the Latin alphabet, you can rent a car in in Malaysia without an International Driving Permit (IDP). In some cases, you will need an International Driving Permit (IDP). Check the rental conditions for more information. If your driver’s license does not use the Latin alphabet, you need an International Driving Permit (IDP) in Malaysia.
How much does an additional driver cost? Is there an option for a free additional driver?
No rental company in Malaysia offers a free additional driver.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Malaysia?
A rental car costs $61 per day, on average. The lowest daily price found in the past 48 hours was $23 at Keddy, Galaxy Asia Car, First Car Rental and Enterprise.
How much is car rental for a week?
The average price for a weekly rental in Malaysia is $427. In the past 48 hours, the lowest price for a weekly rental in Malaysia was $161.
What car rental companies are located in Malaysia?
Keddy, Europcar, Galaxy Asia Car and Enterprise can be found in Malaysia.
What is the best car rental company in Malaysia?
Ratings and reviews left by our users indicate that the best providers are Paradise Car Rental (8.7, 12 reviews), Europcar (8.4, 3 reviews) and Galaxy Asia Car (8.1, 26 reviews).

Our Customers Reviews

Malaysia
Toyota Vios
October 22, 2019
If you are travelling in a group, renting a car in Kota Kinabalu can ease your travelling (flexible) and save cost. It is easy to drive and most destinations can be reached with the help of gps.
United Kingdom
Proton Saga
March 24, 2019
You definitely need a car as public transport is scarce to non-existent. You need to be careful as there is some awful driving but the roads are good quality and not too busy when we were there so getting around was very quick and easy.

Top 3 Suppliers for Malaysia in 2020

Paradise Car Rental
Paradise Car Rental
Excellent 8.9
Galaxy Asia Car
Galaxy Asia Car
Excellent 8.3
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.3
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