Malaysia

Cheap Car Rentals in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
6 Oct — 13 Oct
Same drop-off
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Thu 6/10
Noon
Thu 13/10
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

RM 24 - RM 160

Out of all the popular cities in Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just RM 24/day. Renting a car in Kuala Lumpur is 85% cheaper than renting one in Malacca where the per day rate is around RM 160. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Malaysia to get a rental car in are: Johor Bahru (RM 24/day), Kota Kinabalu (RM 28/day), and Penang (RM 35/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Kota Kinabalu should expect to spend around RM 28/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Malaysia is Kota Kinabalu.

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

January

RM 101

February

RM 101

March

RM 106

April

RM 115

May

RM 134

June

RM 147

July

RM 161

August

RM 161

September

RM 152

October

RM 101

November

RM 101

December

RM 120

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Malaysia is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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.

Compare available car types for hire in Malaysia

Small cars

RM 113 - RM 162

All Car Types

RM 278 - RM 391

To hire a Small car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 132/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Malaysia (~RM 113/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 162/day). In fact, April is about 15% 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 63% 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 RM 291/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Malaysia (~RM 232/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~RM 333/day). In fact, November is about 21% 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 17% 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 Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 431/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Malaysia (~RM 368/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~RM 498/day). In fact, November is about 15% 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 19% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 338/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Malaysia (~RM 249/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~RM 378/day). In fact, November is about 27% 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 saves you 4% 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 SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 334/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Malaysia (~RM 243/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 403/day). In fact, November is about 28% 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 saves you 5% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Pick-up truck car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 283/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Pick-up truck car in Malaysia (~RM 286/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~RM 658/day). In fact, December is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pick-up truck hire for Malaysia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Malaysia, hiring a Pick-up truck car saves you 19% 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 Luxury car in Malaysia, you would pay an average price of RM 643/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Malaysia (~RM 427/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~RM 879/day). In fact, January is about 34% 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 46% 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.

Proton PersonaRM 14/day
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Honda CityRM 13/day
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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, Kasina (10.0 rating), keddy by Europcar (10.0 rating) and Suria 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?

The most popular car hire company at Malaysia is Paradise. With prices on ECONOMY starting at RM 66/day about 228% more people book with Paradise than other companies in the country.

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

At RM 91/day, the cheapest car rental price in Malaysia was found in Kuala Lumpur. On average, Langkawi has the cheapest daily rental car price (RM 135/day), which is 29% below average price for cities in Malaysia.

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.