There is no better way to see everything Penang has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Avis rental car. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can drive wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next trip to Malaysia more enjoyable with an Avis rental car.
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With everything to do in and around , you'll be wanting to explore more than the block your hotel is on while on your visit. Whether you are wanting to check out the chophouse that has received great reviews across town or check out some of the local hot spots, you'll need your own set of wheels to see as much as you can while on your trip. Whatever you have planned in , if you want to get the most out of your time in the city, having your vehicle is a must.
We work with the finest car rental dealers. Avis was the first rental car company located in an airport and they have over 70 years of providing rentals to visitors from all over. With over five-thousand locations worldwide and a diverse fleet of autos, Avis is sure to give you a great experience from pick-up to drop-off.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get a Penang Avis car rental at a great rate?
We try to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. But booking your car ahead of time can help you save even more. Make sure to read the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Penang?
Be sure to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Penang's minimum age to rent a car?
Avis's minimum age to rent a car in Penang is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to go over Avis's policy to find out if there is an additional cost for you.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Penang?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Penang. Compact or economy vehicles are good for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a mid-size vehicle or SUV will have more room for everyone's bags and provide a more comfortable ride on longer drives. Those looking for a dash of luxury on their vacation can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Does Malaysia require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in Malaysia. Many major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually offer coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to . Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Avis car rental?
Avis does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Avis will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly based on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to return my Avis rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full tank policy. You pick up your Avis rental with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you bring the car back to Avis.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Penang?
Penang definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Penang.
Does Avis offer one-way rentals in Penang?
Avis usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental car at another Avis. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Penang, having the keys to your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to check out more of Malaysia, you can go when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or figuring out a bus schedule.
Before your next family vacation, book your Avis Penang rental car and take off to all the must-see sights at your leisure. Reserve with CarRentals.com and hit the open road in Penang, Malaysia.