Malaysia

Cheap Car Rentals in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
10 Feb — 17 Feb
Same drop-off
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fri 10/2
Noon
Fri 17/2
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Malaysia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Malaysia

Price

Rp 292,516 - Rp 872,936

Out of all the popular cities in Malaysia, Penang is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just Rp 292,516/day. Renting a car in Penang is 66% cheaper than renting one in Langkawi where the per day rate is around Rp 872,936. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Malaysia to get a rental car in are: Kuala Lumpur (Rp 404,404/day), Johor Bahru (Rp 424,044/day), and Langkawi (Rp 872,936/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 Rp 404,404/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

Rp 565,392

February

Rp 327,332

March

Rp 342,210

April

Rp 371,968

May

Rp 431,483

June

Rp 476,119

July

Rp 520,755

August

Rp 520,755

September

Rp 490,998

October

Rp 490,998

November

Rp 476,119

December

Rp 580,270

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

Small is the cheapest car type you can hire in Malaysia this past week from 381 hire locations out of 32 hire agencies. Prices for a Malaysia Small hire start from Rp 28/day. Check out available deals for 2 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Compare available car types for hire in Malaysia

Small cars

Rp 404,499 - Rp 590,411

All Car Types

Rp 854,090 - Rp 1,225,234

To hire a Small car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 480,367/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Malaysia (~Rp 404,499/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~Rp 590,411/day). In fact, April is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Small car saves you 51% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 950,214/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Malaysia (~Rp 803,157/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~Rp 1,082,919/day). In fact, November is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Medium car saves you 2% 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.

To hire a Large car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,276,129/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Malaysia (~Rp 1,048,777/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~Rp 1,657,423/day). In fact, July is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Large car is 25% 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 hire a SUV car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,016,381/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Malaysia (~Rp 836,801/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~Rp 1,263,826/day). In fact, May is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a SUV car is 6% 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 hire a Van car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 976,483/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Malaysia (~Rp 848,469/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~Rp 1,137,219/day). In fact, September is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Van car is 2% 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 Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Luxury car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,003,167/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Malaysia (~Rp 1,555,274/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~Rp 2,856,717/day). In fact, December is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Luxury 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.

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Best Malaysia Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Malaysia recently found.

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 car hire companies in Malaysia.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Malaysia?

When hiring a car in Malaysia, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is Paradise, and with prices around Rp 401,875/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from Paradise is ECONOMY, which starts as low as Rp 253,534/day.

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

At Rp 282,547/day, it is 53% cheaper on average to rent a car in George Town than any other city in Malaysia. The cheapest price found in Malaysia was for Rp 253,534/day in George Town.

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

Cars travel on the left side of the road in Malaysia.

Van Rentals in Malaysia

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Malaysia van rentals.
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