In Langkawi you will have a choice between several car rental categories. According to your need and budget pick the correct model, deals start usually 9 euros / day.
Langkawi is a group of 99 islands and has extra 5 islands that can be seen when there is low tide. It is located almost 30km from the coast of the mainland and is a part of Kedah state. The inhabited islands consist of Pulau Langkawi which is the largest island and Pulau Tuba. The capital and the largest town is Kuah.
There are many attractions in Langkawi to visit ranging from natural landscapes, iconic structures, expansive parks and beaches. Pristine beaches like Datai Bay, Tanjung Rhu are rated as the best in the region. They provide a vast road network the gives an easy access to the beach towns. The island can best be explored using rented vehicles. There are awesome sights that one should visit before leaving the island.
The Sky Bridge
It is a curved pedestrian bridge that is 125 metres long that has a thrilling view of islets, Talaja Tujuh waterfall and Gunung Mat Cincang. It is accessible by use of cable cars where they are boarded at Oriental Village.
Zoos and Aquariums are always interesting places to visit to see different animals that are not in ones region. Although the Wildlife Park and Aquarium in Langkawi are smaller compared to other big cities, they are worth visiting. The Underwater World Langkawi more than 500 types of sea creatures. The highlight of the structure if the 15-metre walkthrough that is underwater where you enjoy the view of sharks and other creatures. Langkawi Bird Paradise is the home of more than 2500 birds from more than 100 species.
It is also known as the Eagle Square because it has a sculpture of an eagle which is an emblem of the city. It is a landmark that is located at the capital of Langkawi, Kuah. The square also has beautiful fountains, bridges and terraces and it has a close proximity to the sea.
Before booking a car in Malaysia, we recommend revising the current driving laws in the country. Here you will already find some useful information.
We recommend double check the following information on Malaysia's government websites. If you see any changes to make, please let us know and we will update our database for other drivers!
In Malaysia drivers must drive on the left side of the road
Town : 50-70km/h
Carriageway : 80-90km/h
Motorway : 110km/h
Blood Alcohol Level : 0.08%
In Malaysia drivers are not allowed to drive if they overpass 0.08 grams of alcohol per 100ml of blood
Driver under 17-21 are not allowed to drive car.
Additional drivers can be added to your rental, an extra charge might be applied by the car rental agency.
25 to 99 years. Young drivers age: 21 to 24 years might be charge extra per day.
Bare in mind that in many car rental agencies, if your driving's licence is not in the Roman alphabet (i.e. if it is in Arabic, Greek, Cyrillic or Chinese) you are required to bring an International Driving Permit and your domestic licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty, an official translation of the license must be presented with the original license.
The most common fuel policy is Full to Full. Basically, your vehicle will be supplied with a full tank of fuel and you will have to return it with full tank.
To avoid incurring fuel charges, you will need to return it with the same amount of fuel as it had when you collected it.
On your pick up, you may be required to leave a fuel deposit reserved or charged on your credit card, this will be released or refunded when you return the car full. Missing fuel will be charged on your return. The price per litre charged by the rental agent may be significantly higher than the price at the local service station. A refuelling charge may also be applicable. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk unless otherwise stated in the top section of rate details.
Most of the time, the mileage policy will be unlimited. Meanwhile, some car rental agencies impose a mileage restriction per day. Please make sure to double check this policy before booking a car
For most rental, those basic insurance will be offered for free. You could take a complete damage cover package during your booking or when you will collect the rental.
The supplier might require a deposit amount at pick-up. It is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. It will be automatically released if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.