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Now you can take One-Way Intercity SOCAR trips to KL, Penang, Johor Bahru

Leading car-sharing platform SOCAR is making your road-tripping endeavours and intercity trips more fulfilling and economical with a brand-new service—One-Way Intercity service. The new service lets you book one-way reservations to and from Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Johor, without any additional one-way fees.

Similar to its one-way drop-off service to both Kuala Lumpur International Airports, Penang International Airport and Senai International Airport, you can conveniently book, pick-up or drop-off cars in intercity zones.

The intercity zones include Bangsar in Kuala Lumpur, Bayan Lepas in Penang and Ah Yit in Johor Bahru.

To book, all you need to do is fire up your SOCAR app to see the locations of any available pick-up or drop-off zones indicated by “Intercity” pins. Select your preferred pick-up and drop-off zones to secure your booking, and you’re ready to roll!

Here’s a list of locations:

·       Kuala Lumpur :

  • Bangsar – MidValley City – Zone C P1 Entrance
  • Bangsar – KTM Kuala Lumpur
  • Bukit Bintang – Lot 10 Shopping Centre – Valet Carpark
  • Mont Kiara – Desa Sri Hartamas
  • Wangsa Maju – Open Site – PV 128
  • Subang Jaya – Open site – Lot 50700
  • Subang Jaya – Everyday Mall
  • Cyberjaya – The Arc
  • PJ South – Open Site – Durian SS2
  • Shah Alam – KTM Batu 3

·       Johor Bahru :

  • Ah Yit – Parking Lot
  • Nong Chik Riverside
  • KSL Hot Spring Resort
  • Sutera Mall

·       Penang :

  • Bayan Lepas – PS Bayan Baru
  • George Town – Lorong Kinta – Open Site
  • Butterworth – Tesco Extra Seberang Jaya

Find out more about the new One-Way Intercity feature and available locations at

SOCAR currently offers over 2,000 cars spanning 27 different models in over 1,000 locations in the Klang Valley, Penang and Johor.

SOCAR has grown from strength to strength since it debuted in Malaysia in 2018. The car-sharing giant’s membership base now stands at over 500,000. Starting with just 100 SOCAR zones, numbers have grown ten-fold to 1,000 SOCAR Zones across the Klang Valley, Penang, and Johor.

SOCAR’s fleet of 2,000 cars spans 27 different car models including the Volkswagen Polo, Perodua Alza, BMW 330e, and Mazda CX-5, with new cars added to the fleet almost every month.

Not a SOCAR member yet? Download and register here.

By Vernon

Vernon is the founder and chief editor of A graphic designer by profession, he has a deep love for technology, cars, gadgets, food, and travel. He tweets too much and is also known as a caffeine bacterium ("life's too short for bad coffee"). Bleeds Blue (go Chelsea FC!) and considers BMW, Porsche, Alfa Romeo cars to have in the garage--for true petrolheads, that is.