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Car Rental in Malaysia

The Complete Malaysia Driving and Rental Guide

High-quality roads and relatively cheap fuel price make Malaysia a pleasant country for a road trip. Travelling around Malaysia is facilitated by the fact that English is widely used in important public places, such as tourist attractions, airports, railway stations and immigration checkpoints. Here is a brief driving guide aiming at easing your mind when planning a trip to Malaysia.

  • Speed Limit and Traffic Signs
  • Seatbelt and Child Safety
  • Parking, Fuel and Toll
  • Traffic Violation
  • Driving Licence and Age Requirements

Speed Limit and Traffic Signs

Driving in Malaysia is on the left, as road and cars follow the British system. Highways or expressways feature frequent resting areas with gas stations and restaurants. Driving in the country’s largest cities such as Kuala Lumpur can sometimes be challenging due to the dense traffic and one-way roads.

Speed Limit

There are speed limits of 110 km/h on expressways, 90 km/h on state and federal roads and 60 km/h in town areas.

Traffic Signs

There are three major types of traffic signs in Malaysia: warning, regulatory and information signs. 


Warning signs are diamond-shaped and feature yellow and black colours, with a few exceptions. 

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Malaysian regulatory signs are usually circular with a white background, a red border, and black pictograms, and are sometimes written in Malay.

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Malaysian information signs feature a square shape with various colour backgrounds.

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You may refer to this comprehensive road signs of Malaysia.

*Please be aware that the instructions above are subject to change. EasyRentCars.com will do its best to keep them updated.

Seatbelt and Child Safety

Seatbelt Laws

The driver and passengers sitting in the front or rear are required by law to wear a seatbelt.

Booster Seat Laws

All children must wear a seat belt when travelling in Malaysia and it is against the law for a child under 4 years of age to sit in the front seat. At present, children are not required by law to be seated in a child car seat. However, this is is expected to be compulsory by 2019.

*Please be aware that the instructions above are subject to change. EasyRentCars.com will do its best to keep them updated.

Parking, Fuel and Toll

Parking

Parking areas are designated zones in Malaysia. Some parking areas are municipal and others are private. It is advisable to check with your hotel to see if there is a secure parking space in cities like Kuala Lumpur.


· Forbidden Parking


You cannot park your car in the following spaces. Failure to do so may result in a fine: 


- Specified by a ‘No-Parking’ sign with a red border, blue background and a red diagonal line, indicating this is a strict no parking area

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- With Single and double yellow lines at the side of the road.


- On areas that are tow-away and clamping zones.

Malaysia No Parking Tow Zone(Image from veelzijdigmaleisie.nl)


· Paid Parking


Municipal parkings use metres and which need to be paid with coins. Coins accepted by parking metreers are 10 cents, 20 cents and 50 cents. Some municipal car parks do not have parking metres but collect the fee manually.

Malaysia Parking Metre(Image from media.themalaymailonline.com)

Fuel Prices

The average price for Malaysia gasoline during August to November 2017 is of 2.2 Malaysian Riggit per litre, while diesel average price is at 2.35.

Toll

Malay has abandoned cash as payment for tolls in expressways since the 14th of August 2017, and utilized Electronic Toll Collection(ETC). Touch 'n Go is the most used electronic payment options. You can purchase the Touch 'n Go Card at relevant hubs, selected petrol stations, selected PETRONAS Stations, LRT Stations and third party agents. Alternatively, you can buy one form the Touch 'n Go Sales Counters located at highways such as PLUS, ELITE, Ampang KL Elevated Highway, Penang Bridge, Besraya, SILK, Linkedua, New Pantai Expressway, Metramac and Shapadu.

Malaysia Touch 'n Go Card(Image from comparehero.my)

*Please be aware that the instructions above are subject to change. EasyRentCars.com will do its best to keep them updated.

Traffic Violation

DUI Laws

A driver is considered to be driving under the influence of alcohol in Malaysia if the blood alcohol level is equal to or over 0.8 grams per litre (g/l). The penalty for the offender is a fine, a court case, or sentencing with a fine and imprisonment of three months to a year depending on the severity of the offence.

Traffic Fines

Incorrect parking or speeding in Malaysia frequently result in a fine.


The speed penalties are given according to the difference of the driven speed and the enforced speed limit. Speed limit excess from 1 to 25 km/h will result in an RM80 fine, whereas an excess from 26 to 40 km/h will lead to an RM150 fine and an excess over 40 km/h will trigger an RM300 fine. 


To avoid parking fine, always look for parking metres when you have found a parking spot. Fines for failing to display a ticket in a regulated parking bay or car park are issued and collected by the Municipal Council or company responsible for the parking facility. Note that your parking or speeding fines will be collected by the car hire company and debited from your credit card if you fail to pay one. You are always welcomed to contact EasyRentCars' 24/7 customer service for help in if you have any questions concerning this matter. 

*Please be aware that the instructions above are subject to change. EasyRentCars.com will do its best to keep them updated.

Driving Licence and Age Requirements

Foreigners on short term visit may rent a car and drive with a valid foreign driving licence in Malaysia. The licence should be a full driving licence held for at least 2 years with no major endorsement. 


The minimum driving age in Malaysia is 21 years, but driving age may vary by car category. Each car hire company has its own age requirements. 

*Please be aware that the instructions above are subject to change. EasyRentCars.com will do its best to keep them updated.

Car Rental Reviews in Malaysia

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C.S ONG

2018.04.19 Destination: Penang

9.6Great

The car is clean

J.Goh

2018.04.19 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Convenient and simple rental services.

Having a car in Langkawi is so much convenient. You can travel to any part of the island without any worry of too much baggage of the next taxi would have cost too much.

Y.H

2018.04.19 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Good condition

Staff vwry friendly and helpful ❤️

T.YOO HEONG

2018.04.16 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

9.8Good service

Convenient

D.Tanoto

2018.04.06 Destination: Penang

8.6the best deal in the market

cheapest price and the car was in the good condition

K.V.Sathasivam

2018.03.31 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Great start to a great holiday

Car was in excellent condition We got a call just as we touched down to inform car was waiting for us. Keep up the good service

N.Aw

2018.03.31 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Very professional, effective and highly recommended

Above expectation.

R.Smith

2018.03.16 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Recommended.

Courteous and accommodating staff. No castles and I would recommend to anyone.speci thx to Madeline.

Harry Zhou

2018.03.09 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.6Easy to book and fast transaction

Very easy to book from the website, the instruction is quite clear, additional contact details would be great, overall experience is wonderful

Y.Wong

2018.03.09 Destination: Langkawi

9.8Kudos to Samavest!

My requested car was Axia and it was upgraded to a Myvii. Eka whom attended to me, was efficient and friendly. There was also water bottles given to us upon receiving the car.

L.Chia

2018.03.06 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.2Good car, good service protocol, inefficient staffs.

Car was in good condition; reasonable price; emergency repair and replacement service clearly stated under the terms and conditions provided peace of mind.

E.morley

2018.02.24 Destination: Kuching

8.4Decent service

Car was fine airport desk

T.Leong

2018.02.26 Destination: Langkawi

8.4fast and easy

Fast service especially when you're in a hurry. Drop off was easy during a traffic jam, the person in charge came to me and pick up the vehicle to me.

Waheed

2018.01.26 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Highly recommended

Customer service

R.D

2018.01.23 Destination: Langkawi

9.6Awesome customer service

Friendly staff

Adrian

2018.01.12 Destination: Kota Kinabalu

8.2OK car at decent price

Easy pick up and drop off

S.A

2018.01.13 Destination: Kota Kinabalu

10.0The staff really helpful

Staff very friendly, i left my stuff inside the car and the team sent iit back the same day.

Z.MOHAMAD

2018.01.15 Destination: Penang

10.0Excellent service

Good car

W.Soh

2018.01.05 Destination: Penang

9.6Hassle-free Car Rental with Paradise

Staff were friendly, picking up and returning of the car was very convenient

H.Loo

2018.01.05 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.6Satisfactory

Simple n easy process

S.FOO

2018.01.25 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

9.6Good Rental

I got an upgrade on the car.

L.ENG CHAI

2018.01.01 Destination: Penang

9.6Good servive

It good for family and young children

PY Ang

2017.12.29 Destination: Penang

9.6Excellent

Staff were very efficient. Car was reasonably new and clean.

Z.Buyong

2017.12.29 Destination: Kuching

8.6It was indeed a good choice to rent the Van.

Came to Kuching with a large members and it was good holiday vacation for us and the family.

A.Abdul karim

2017.12.29 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Comfortable

New car

P.Yeoh

2018.01.02 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Great Experience to rent a car from EPTA.

Good Services and car condition is good

Elwin Tan

2017.12.29 Destination: Langkawi

8.6Excellent service

My car was upgraded to Myvi.

Y.tan

2017.12.27 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.8Good

New and low mileage car.

Y.Tan

2017.12.27 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

9.6Excellent

Good and quite new car.

T.Tan

2017.12.18 Destination: Langkawi

8.6Just Nice

Petrol efficient and comfortable driving

M. Ahsan

2017.12.16 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

9.6Friendly staff with good service

I get new car Perodua Bezza & it was very comfortable & really nice car. My family like it & we had a good trip.

A.Mustafa

2017.12.15 Destination: Langkawi

10.0I would choose easyrentcars / EPTA again. Can be trusted.

It was fast, hassle free, value for money.

CHEN.KHENG HEE

2017.12.15 Destination: Johor Bahru

8.2Good

New Car

A.Vidales

2017.12.08 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Great service

They are very helpful. I had a flat tire and they came immediately to fix it

M.Shahzad

2017.12.08 Destination: Langkawi

9.8Excellent service

Efficient & friendly staff. Car very new.

Chan

2017.12.18 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Overall is good

We arrived 2 hours earlier than the estimated time, but still can get the car within 30 mins.

K.Lim

2017.12.04 Destination: Penang

9.4Easy pick up and return service! Great!

Easy pick up and return of vehicle.

K.Lim

2017.12.02 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

10.0Very smooth transactions and knowledgeable staff

Staff are great and vehicle was great

O.Kang

2017.11.27 Destination: Langkawi

8.6Good

I got upgraded to a Toyota Vios

L.Ee Hahn

2017.11.20 Destination: Langkawi

8.2A reliable car to get me from places to places

I like that the staff was punctual during my pick up. Also they were professional in identifying the scratches and dents of the car made by previous drivers so that I would never be wrongly blamed for those damages.

Dr Arif Sikander

2017.11.13 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Excellent support and service by Yong of Samavest and Boy of Bigthumb

attitude, considerate.

S.MANICKAM

2017.11.02 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.6Excellent service.

Friendly and helpful staff with excellent service attitude.

Bernard

2017.10.30 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

9.8Excellent

Friendly staff and correct my collection place

Ivan

2017.10.20 Destination: Penang

10.0Fuss free experience

On the last day discovered the car had a dent at the back. Contacted the company and explained. They don't give ridiculous price for repair. Jus a small fee upon returning of vehicle. Overall experience excellent.

Dani

2017.10.07 Destination: Kota Kinabalu

8.6Great service. May consider again next time I come to sabah

Staff service was friendly and accomodating. Car was in good condition.

W.Saksono

2017.09.26 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.4Good

Easy process

A.Abd Majid

2017.09.18 Destination: Kuching

9.0Excellent

Condition of the car is excellent. It was easy to drive around and petrol consumption is reasonable

A.Ahmad Fauzi

2017.09.15 Destination: Penang

9.8Penang Short Trip

The trip is comfort and the car is really clean. Good checking list on the condition of the car before handover / passing the car key to me. affordable rental price and fuel saving.

N.Hassan

2017.09.12 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

8.2Reliable service

Gööd car condition n pricing .

N.NAZIR

2017.09.07 Destination: Langkawi

10.0Good service

Everything was good.

ka***@gmail.com

2018.03.23 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

10.0Fantastic service!

Reserved a Honda BR-V 7 seater for my family, 6 adults and 2 infants. Upon collecting, i was given a Toyota Innova, New Model. Which is much more bigger and spacious, and also of higher CC. The car was in excellent condition and very clean. Staff is helpful, and explained everything in detail.

K.Loh

2018.02.11 Destination: Kuala Lumpur

10.0Excellent and professional service level

Free upgrade to better vehicle, staff reached earlier than promised time.

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Please inform the car hire company of your drop-off location when you pick up the vehicle or contact them directly during your trip. You will find a phone number on the rental agreement you signed at pickup.

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