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    Driving information Malaysia

    General Information

    Malaysia is an exotic country in Southeast Asia. It is divided into to land areas: the Peninsular Malaysia and the Malaysian Borneo. Pick up a car from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang or Kuantan and explore the hidden treasures of Malaysia.

    Requirements
    To rent a car, you must be at least 23 years old and maximum 70 years old and have held your driver's license for at least 1 year (age and restrictions can vary by car category). Seat belts are mandatory.

    Speed Limits
    Speed limits in Malaysia are:

    • Town and city: 50 km/h
    • Open Roads: 80 km/h
    • Motorways: 110 km/h

    Traffic restrictions
    In Malaysia you drive on the left side of the road. Always remember to take it extremely easy and avoid driving in the city centre. Avoid driving in the night. Keep an extra eye on all motorcyclists - they often drive recklessly.

    Petrol
    Petrol stations are easy to find along the motorways

    Tolls
    Malaysia has many toll roads. They are mostly found around the bigger cities.

    Parking
    Like in most other huge cities finding a free parking spot is hard. Check if your hotel has a secure parking. Never leave any valuable items in your rental car.

    Insurance Information

    General Information
    Car rental insurance varies widely, so please study the information below prior to making your booking. Regulations of the country where you rent the car will be in effect for the duration of your rental.

    All our car hire rates include Collision Damage coverage and Theft Protection for the vehicle. Rental limits potential vehicle damage or loss liability to an excess, which is stated on your voucher. If you plan to take advantage of coverage offered by your credit card, please contact your card issuer directly for details. Specific insurance information for your reservation will be printed on your confirmation voucher.

    Rental Restrictions

    General Information
    In Malaysia you may not take your car abroad or on any ferry. Domestic one-way rentals are available between certain locations, additional fees may apply. International one ways are not allowed.

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