Malaysia

Book bus, ferry, train or private transfer tickets in

Malaysia

  • Book online with local operators
  • We're here for you 24/7
  • Stories by travelers, for travelers

Stories by travelers, for travelers

Things to do in Melaka: A guide to Malaysia’s heritage city

Thinking of exploring Melaka, Malaysia? We’ve put together the ultimate guide of the best things to do in the heritage town of Melaka.

Read more

10 best travel books to inspire your wanderlust

Here are some of the best travel books to help spark your wanderlust just by turning the page (or tapping the screen) of a stand-out novel.

Read more

How to spend 48 hours in Kuala Lumpur

Guide to the best things to do in Kuala Lumpur in 48 hours including how to get to KL from other parts of Malaysia and Singapore.

Read more

Malaysia at a glance

International dialing code
60
Good to know
Malaysia's country shape is just as interesting as the landmarks and people inside of it. The land splits into two. In order to get from cities like Kuala Lumpur to Bau, you may find yourself needing a ferry or even a flight. Head to Gunung Mulu National Park to see spiky karsts sticking out of forestry. The nature in Malaysia is just as striking as the booming cities.
Time zone
GMT+8
Spoken language
Malay
Cost to avg. transport ticket
USD34

Your questions, our answers

MasterCard and Visa are the most widely accepted credit cards in Malaysia. ATM withdrawals can be made here with your PIN or you can make cash withdrawals at Maybank, Malaysia's biggest bank.

The standard voltage in Malaysia is 240V. There is one plug type in Malaysia: Type G.

It's recommended to have gotten the following vaccinations before visiting Malaysia: Measles, Polio, measles-mumps-rubella, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis, Chickenpox, and your yearly flu shot. Additional vaccinations you should get are Hepatitis A, Typhoid, Hepatitis B, Japenese Encephalitis, Malaria, Rabies and Yellow Fever. We recommend double checking with the CDC or your doctor for more information.

These are the holidays celebrated in Malaysia:

  • Installation of New King in Malaysia
  • Islamic New Year
  • Prophet's Ascension
  • Yang di-Pertuan Agong's birthday