Malaysia

Cheap Car Rentals in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 Feb — 10 Feb
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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What are the car hire rental for popular cities in Malaysia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Malaysia

Price

C$ 23 - C$ 70

Out of all the popular cities in Malaysia, Penang is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 23/day. Renting a car in Penang is 67% cheaper than renting one in Kota Bharu where the per day rate is around C$ 70. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Malaysia to get a rental car in are: Johor Bahru (C$ 30/day), Langkawi (C$ 30/day), and Kuala Lumpur (C$ 50/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Kuala Lumpur should expect to spend around C$ 50/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Malaysia?

January

C$ 44

February

C$ 29

March

C$ 30

April

C$ 33

May

C$ 38

June

C$ 42

July

C$ 46

August

C$ 46

September

C$ 44

October

C$ 44

November

C$ 42

December

C$ 52

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Malaysia is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Malaysia

There are, in total, 381 car rental locations in Malaysia that are operated by 32 companies. In the past week, Large is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: C$ 30/day). Explore 3 car types currently offered from Malaysia rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Malaysia

Small Cars

C$ 30 - C$ 56

All Car Types

C$ 38 - C$ 109

To rent a Small car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 39/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Malaysia (~C$ 30/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 56/day). In fact, April is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Malaysia, renting a Small car saves you 48% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Malaysia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 78/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Malaysia (~C$ 73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 108/day). In fact, August is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Malaysia, renting a Medium car is 4% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Large car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 95/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Malaysia (~C$ 69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~C$ 224/day). In fact, March is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Malaysia, renting a Large car is 20% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Malaysia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 89/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Malaysia (~C$ 62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~C$ 108/day). In fact, August is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Malaysia, renting a SUV car is 16% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Van car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of C$ 74/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Malaysia (~C$ 77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 117/day). In fact, July is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Malaysia, renting a Van car saves you 3% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Malaysia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Malaysia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, KK Rent A Car (10.0 rating), Kasina (10.0 rating) and Merge Car Rental (9.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Malaysia.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Malaysia?

The most popular car rental company in Malaysia is Paradise. With prices on ECONOMY starting at C$ 24/day about 30% more people book with Paradise than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Malaysia?

When visiting Malaysia, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Johor Bahru where rental cars typically will cost around C$ 30/day (28% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Malaysia was found in Johor Bahru for just C$ 24/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Malaysia?

In Malaysia, drivers are expected to drive on the left side of the road.

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