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Available Car Rental in Malang
Malang has many interesting destinations that you must visit. To facilitate the travel, you can rent a car from various of our trusted partners. Only by opening Traveloka App, you can find a choice of cars that suit your needs while in Malang. Car rental will certainly make your trip comfortable and safe. See the following car rental rates in Malang:
PRICE (starting from)
Toyota All New Avanza
Toyota Grand New Avanza
Toyota Grand New Innova
Toyota Innova Reborn
Toyota Fortuner VRZ
All New Avanza
Rp254.500 / Day
Grand New Avanza
Rp303.500 / Day
Rp289.000 / Day
Rp313.500 / Day
Grand New Innova
Rp441.000 / Day
Rp539.000 / Day
Toyota Fortuner VRZ
Rp1.176.000 / Day
All New Pajero
Rp1.176.000 / Day
Rp882.000 / Day
Basic Rental Service
Use within Malang area
Use up to 12 hours or up to 23:59 on each rental day
Fuel, parking, toll fees, driver’s meals and tips
Excludes driver’s accommodation in case of out of town use
Use outside Malang (additional fees may apply)
Free pickup and drop-off are included for the following areas:
Inside Malang area
Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport
The driver will contact you 12 – 24 hours before pickup time. For same day rental, driver will contact you as soon as your booking is confirmed.
Out of Town Usage fee will be charged when traveling outside the specified city/region. Use outside the specified Out of Town zones is subject to additional fee determined by the car rental provider, payable to the driver directly. Please refer to zone map for more details.
Driver’s Accommodation fee will be charged to cover driver’s overnight stay during out-of-town trips.
Welcome to Malang
After Surabaya, Malang is the second ideal city and second biggest city in East Java Province. Kota Pendidikan, Kota Seni, Kota Bakwan, Kota Wisata, Parisnya Jawa Timur and Kota Dingin are some popular names entitled to this city. Those nicknames represent how attractive Malang is, as a tourism destination.
Malang offers a perfect relaxation with the typical highland weather. The nature scenery of Malang is beautiful and pampering as lots of big mountains surround the city. That enchantment has even been popular since a long time ago because foreigners in colonial era made this city as a rest area.
The visitors coming to Malang usually stop by to Batu City. The city is located around 15 kilometers in the northwest of Malang, offers a more beautiful highland natural charm, complete and suitable for family holiday. Usually, the visitors will use car rental service to travel and explore this area as long as they wish. Car rental is very suitable for exploring Batu city effectively.
Apart from beautiful nature, Malang has also typical food tempting the culinary lovers. Malang's typical cuisine is unique and multicultural because the city itself is indeed a place for the mixture of various cultures. Among all of its rich culinary, bakwan malang is the champion hunted by whoever visiting this city.
The Most Popular Destinations in Malang
1. Merdeka Malang Town Square
Located in Jalan Merdeka Selatan, Merdeka Malang Town Square (Alun-alun Merdeka Malang) is a meeting point of Malang's people. This town square is the center of affordable recreation for all people.
The tourists can enter this green open park for free. They can enjoy a lot of exciting activities such as feeding some pigeons, having a picnic in a gazebo, relaxing in the bench while using free WiFi, fun biking, walking around, going on a culinary tour, hunting beautiful pictures and praying in Jami’ Mosque.
The atmosphere in Malang Merdeka Square is getting more enchanting at night. The pond in the center of the square will emit a laser fountain. That picturesque view will be an unforgettable moment during the holiday in Malang.
The tourists are suggested taking their family thereby using a car rental service. Moreover, the location of the square is very strategic, surrounded by a shopping center in the center of the city. As finish relaxing in this city park, the tourists can continue shopping.
2. Kampung Wisata Jodipan
Jodipan is the first tourism village (kampung wisata) in Malang highlighting the charm of colorful settlements. This village shows the creativity of local people that it has always become the mandatory photo spot in Malang.
The village located in the banks of Brantas River looks very interesting. The houses' wall and roofs are colorful. When walking into the village, the visitors will be welcomed with many murals and beautiful colorful ornaments in all both sides.
After exploring Jodipan, the visitors can continue the trip to Tridi Village. As the name implies, this village offers lots of cool photo spots with colorful 3D.
In the past, people from Jodipan had to take a detour through the Brantas River Bridge to reach Kampung Tridi from Kampung Jodipan. Fortunately, these two picturesque villages have been connected directly through the bridge of Kaca Ngalam Indonesia since October 2017. To go across the bridge, the visitors must show the entrance ticket to Jodipan village or pay IDR 2,000 per person form Kampung Tridi.
3. Batu City
Located 15 kilometers to the northwest of Malang, Batu city is a destination with perfect beauty. Being located in the area of 700 – 1,700 meters above the sea level makes a natural atmosphere there beautiful. No wonder, the city has been called “Swiss Kecil di Pulau Jawa” since a long time ago.
To visit Batu City, the visitors usually rent a car from the city center. By renting a car, visitors can explore hundreds of interesting destinations in the city maximally.
The main attraction of Batu City is the nature. Caves and waterfalls become natural wonders dominating this region. Apart from that, fertile natural conditions make this city have a good agro-tourism destination.
Batu City is a perfect recreation area for a family. There are Jatim Park and Batu Night Spectacular which become number 1 family recreation parks in Malang. Batu City Square also becomes an affordable place to hang out, which is impressive with its giant Ferris wheel.
4. Balekambang Beach
When taking a look firmly, this exotic beach on the southern coast of the Indian Ocean looks like the beauty Tanah Lot. This thing happens because Balekambang Beach has a small island jutting into the sea with Amarta Jati Temple nears it.
Balekambang Beach offers a charm of beach attraction with complete facilities. There are swings, food stalls, flying fox and ATV. On some particular days, the beach is crowded with people wanting to go on a religious tour.
Every Nyepi Day, Hindus in Malang always pray at Amarta Jati Temple. Apart from that, Muslims also often make pilgrimages to the grave of Shaykh Abdul Jalil, which is located about 1 km away before the coastal area.
Balekambang Beach is located in Sumber Jambe Hamlet, Srigonco Village, Bantur. It is around 56 km away from the center of Malang. Malang car rental services are available to take the visitors to this beautiful beach. In one trip, visitors can explore other beautiful nearby beaches at the same time, such as Krambilan Beach, Pring Jowo and Songndek.
5. Jawa Timur Park
This destination that popular as "Jatim Park" is built for recreation and family education. This icon of Malang is located about 20 kilometers away from the city.
Jatim Park is currently divided into 3 parts. Jatim Park 1 specifically offers a playground with 50 rides, including a giant swimming pool. Meanwhile, Jatim Park 2 offers a zoo and animal museum. The last one is Jatim Park 3 which is said to be the "Jurassic Park of Indonesia".
It is not enough to enjoy Jatim Park only in one day. That is why visitors can stay in many available nearby hotels. The most popular and closest hotel is Pohon Inn Hotel.
Surely, car rental services in Malang are very suitable to make your holiday in Jatim Park even more perfect. The car is ready to go on 45 – 60 minutes driving from the city center to take the tourists safely to Jatim Park or move to Jatim Park 1 to Jatim Park 2 and 3.
6. Angkut Museum
This icon of Malang tourism is ready to take the visitors to get to know more about the transportation world. This museum is a place to exhibit various vehicles from various eras of time and place.
Angkut Museum displays the vehicles in 9 main zones. The view in each zone will make anyone amazed and impatiently want to take some photos of them.
Satisfied with the eye refreshing and transportation history lesson, the visitors can take some rest while going on a culinary tour in Pasar Apung. Pasar Apung offers culinary center and souvenirs from all over the countries in the unique concept where visitors are going on a boat around the artificial river to shop. There are also d'Topeng Museum and Video 3D Mapping Show there.
The tourists can find Angkut Museum in Jalan Terusan Sultan Agung No 2, Ngaglik, Batu City. It takes about 45 – 60 minutes driving from Malang. This museum opens at 12:00 – 20:00 in every day. The admission ticket is IDR 70,000 per person for weekdays and IDR 100,000 per person for weekends.
7. Kalireco bath
There is nothing wrong with refresh yourself in a natural bath to relax after traveling around Malang. For that reason, Kalireco bath (pemandian Kalireco) that is located in Jalan Sumber Waras, Kalirejo have to be on your travel list.
This bath is hiding in the natural beauty of the foot of Mount Arjuna. Here, the tourists can flush their body and soak into natural spring. While letting your body get poured down by cold water, enjoy the beauty of stones and trees all around you then feel all your exhaustion going away.
Local people still manage this natural destination. The facilities are insufficient. However, that does not lessen the exciting experience of taking a bath in open nature. The best time to visit is in the morning when not too many people come. Take your food and drinks with you but do not forget to clean after that to preserve the beauty of nature.
Traveling Around Malang by Car
Malang is one of the best tourism cities in East Java. This city offers lots of tourist attractions in one place. On average, its leading tourist destinations are family friendly that many people go on holiday here to pamper their families.
Therefore, traveling around Malang is best done by car. It is also more convenient to go from one popular tourist attraction to another by car. Moreover, Malang has lots of natural attractions that will be less effective to reach by public transportation.
Particularly, the tourists can take advantage of car rental services rather than getting tired of driving their cars. Car rentals in Malang make traveling more effective as the drivers are experienced in visiting a lot of popular destinations in a short time.
Traveloka is now providing car rental services in Malang. The users can order the cars via online. The main advantage of Traveloka's car rental is that the application menu is easy and fast to use, the choices of the cars are complete from a verified provider, the rate is affordable and the system is safe.
The Best Time to Visit Malang
For an exciting holiday in Malang, get to know the right time to visit this city by these following tips:
Between June and July are the time when Malang is overwhelmed by visitors for school holidays. If you do not want to go to a crowded destination avoid visiting this Malang in these months.
Given that there are lots of open tourist attractions in Malang, please avoid visiting Malang in a rainy season. The rainy season takes place throughout December to April.
To make natural exploration in Malang feel satisfying, come in the warmest months of May, October and November. The warmest month takes place in late October with an average temperature of 25 – 33 degrees Celsius.
The best weather conditions usually take place in August. This month has always been the time with the highest tourist visit rate in Malang. The price of accommodation ticket is increasing this month.
Malang is famous for having very cold temperatures. For those who cannot bear the coldness, can come to Malang in the warmest month. Avoid August and January because the city is very windy.
Traveling Tips in Malang by Car
Driving car is the best way to get around Malang. Especially, by doing these following tips:
Make sure the condition of your car is perfect for long trips. Check the engine condition, fuel and age of the car. Also, make sure the inside of the car is clean and comfortable to take the family. Recheck the completeness and validity period of the car letter.
The point above also applies if we use a car rental service. Therefore, choose a trusted car rental service that is sure to provide the car in good condition. Search for information from various sources.
The tourists can find a trusted car rental at Traveloka. Traveloka's latest service provides a variety of car rental options from verified providers. The users can compare the prices and adjust the needs in one place.
Car rentals are usually packaged with a driver. Be friendly to him. The driver who is happy with his passengers will be pleased to give the best recommendation for the most satisfying trip in Malang.
Choose a car rental located in the city center, close to the airport and station. This tip makes the tourists easier to access the car upon their arrival in Malang or get accountability if something wrong happens.