Car sharing service SOCAR has announced that its now expanding its services to Ipoh, as well as introducing a new One-Way Intercity service that allows its users rent a car to travel from one city to another. But before we move on, the company notes that the Intercity service is currently unavailable in Ipoh at this current time.
SOCAR’s services are now available at various pickup points in Ipoh such as KTM Ipoh, Tesco Ipoh Garden, Caltex Jalan Kampar, Caltex Canning Garden and Caltex Jalan Pasir Puteh. The company is also planning to deploy additional cars to Ipoh Parade in the weeks to come as an effort to encourage more Malaysians its car-sharing service.
Users in Ipoh will be able to choose various car models including Honda City, Perodua Axia, Perodua Myvi, and Toyota Altis. As a promotion to its expansion to the city, SOCAR is offering the first 3 hours off on each of the first 2 bookings from 17 to 31 January 2020.
On the other hand, the car-sharing service’s new One-Way Intercity feature allows users to book one-way reservations to and from cities such as Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Johor Bahru without any additional one-way fees. Intercity zones include Bangsar in Kuala Lumpur, Bayan Lepas in Penang, and Ah Yit in Johor Bahru.
Last month, SOCAR previously included over 52 Petronas stations across the Klang Valley, Johor and Penang to its list of readily available pickup points for its car rental service. To find out more about the company’s new intercity feature and available locations, please visit their official website.