Easy Tips to Choose Car Rental in Jogjakarta for a Vacation

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Jogjakarta is one of the most famous heritage cities in Indonesia. Lots of unique tourist places that you can visit, besides of course a variety of typical culinary dish with a delicious taste, like Nasi Gudeg. When you plan to vacation to Jogjakarta, renting a car can be an appropriate alternative choice. Planning to go to Jogyakarta and tour around on our own. Is it safe to rent a car and drive on your own, or with a driver who is also a tour guide? Is it easy to get around. By renting a car, you can more freely to explore the various tourist destinations in Jogjakarta and surrounding areas. In addition to renting a car you can save money, practical, and more flexible and comfortable. Some car rentals even provide a one day tour package by car visiting various tourist attractions around jogja including Prambanan and Borobudur.

There are many car rentals in Jogjakarta like HAFA Rent Car, Astra, TRAC, Happy Tour, Nanda, Berlima and Gejayan Car Rental. You can see their contact address at the end of this post. Make sure you choose the best car rental in Jogjakarta and trusted to obtain all the above advantages maximally. Here are some tips you can follow:

Djogja car rental
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Easy Tips on Choosing a Car Rental in Jogjakarta For Vacation

  • Car Quality. Make sure the car rental provider provides a quality-maintained car. The rental car must be adequate and worthy of use. Make sure all the car engines are running as they should. In addition, make sure the car is also equipped with complete letters of driving.
  • Rental Fee. Another thing that is not less important to note is the rental fee. You can compare the car rental rates of some existing car rentals. be careful with the offer of less reasonable price. Make an average rental fee of all existing car rentals to find out the cheapest rental fee but still in the fair category. The car rental fee in Yogyakarta is not complicated, it’s easy. It only includes the basic components: rental fee. The tenant will be responsible to the expenses due during the trip such as parking ticket, toll ticket, and so on.
  • Search Promo or Discount. One way to get a cheap Jogja car rental is to take advantage of promo or discount car rental rates. Many car rentals in Jogja offer promo on certain days, such as weekends. By taking advantage of the car rental promo, you can minimize expenses that swell.
  • Watch for car fuel. There are some Jogja car rental that does not provide car fuel service. That way, you have to incur additional costs for charging your own gas. Ask this problem from the beginning so you do not feel harmed. Although in our experiences, it will be save more money if you rent a car without any fuel expenses because you can fill up the fuel tank based on the need.
  • Car insurance. When choosing a car rental in Jogja, make sure the car rental provides insurance. This is to deal with accidents or other problems related to the car you rent.
  • Booked well in advance. Another way that you can do to get a cheap car rental Jogja is to make a car reservation in advance. You can order a car from one month before you use it. In addition to getting a cheaper rate, you can also avoid out of stock car.
  • Rent car with driver.  If you decide to not self drive in Jogja, a good car rental usually also offers a driver service. It is much convenient to hire a vehicle with driver. You could hire them for full day, half day or trip basis.Driver service is very suitable for those of you who do not understand the ins and outs of tourist attractions in Jogjakarta. The driver is willing to explain all the information related to the sights you want to visit. In addition, rent car with driver is very useful for those of you who are not proficient to drive yourself. Moreover, the road character and road users in Indonesia can be very different from the conditions in your country. The fee for the driver in Yogyakarta is only IDR 75,000 – IDR 100,000 per 12 hours, so you can give him an extra tip if you are satisfied. Also with a driver, you have to pay for his meal. During lunch or dinner time, you should ask the driver to take a rest for eating. An experienced driver is sometimes able to show you a nice restaurant (is cheap as well) around the area. And have to provide a room or give some amount of money for the room fee to the driver if you have to stay overnight. Considering most Indonesians are Muslims, especially on Friday, you need to ask whether the driver needs extra time for Friday Praying (at 12.00 – 12.45)
  • self drive in Jogja
    Also you can choose self drive or the local term “lepas kunci” as long as you have an experience with driving in Indonesia, have knowledge of local traffic organization, road maps, signage and have a valid licence – no problem. But do not rely too much on google map. Google maps and GPS are completely unreliable in Indonesian cities and can easily put into trouble.

You can find more information about car rental through TripAdvisor. Some car rental services in Yogyakarta provide interesting and cheap tour packages. By the way, here are some car rental companies are quite famous in Jogja that can be used as a reference.

PT. SABILA TRANS INDONESIA

This car rental transport offers “car fuel free” facility. You can explore all the attractions in Yogyakarta province without having to worry about the hidden fuel bill. Maybe you ask, what if the fuel is not enough? No need to worry, if the calculation of fuel costs provided failed to meet your travel needs, They will cover the additional costs.

Website http://www.sewamobiljogja.org/
Phone (0274) 4340640
Cell 081 227 722 211 / 081 903 785 511

DJOGJA EMPAT RODA

Djogja Empat Roda serving car rental services ranging from car rental packages 6 hours, 12 hours, full day, 24 hours, and weekly. The services they offer are Jogja car rental with or without driver, and car rental all in (car + driver + fuel). Available manual and matic transmission. They also provide a discount of IDR 25,000 / day for tenants who use their services, at least 3 days.

HOTLINE RENTAL MOBIL JOGJA JOGJA EMPAT RODA
Website http://jogjaempatroda.com/
Address Jl. Palagan Tentara Pelajar Dus. Sedan, Sariharjo, Ngaglik, Sleman
Phone/Whatsapp 0819 1555 0847
Telepon/SMS 0812 2794 4404, 0851 0604 2220
Email jogja4roda@gmail.com

GLOBAL TRANSPORT

Global Transport is one of the car rental in Yogyakarta Yogyakarta with relatively cheap tariff, with complete car type, all is the latest car and accompanied by all risk car insurance. You can find it in several locations such as close to Adi Sucipto airport, Malioboro, Tugu Station and Lempuyangan Manual Matik with / without Driver.

Website https://www.globaltransport.co.id/rental-mobil-jogja/
Address Jl. Gambir Sawit No 359 A, Yogyakarta 55161
Open Order 06.00 am – 00.00 pm
Office closed on Sunday and National Holiday
Telp 0274.434.0808
Hotline 08783 999 1000 / 08 5656 708090 / 0812 2899 988
Whatsapp 087839991000 / 08122899988
Email order.globaltransport@gmail.com

Gejayan Rent Car

Gejayan Rent Car is a business that provides rental / car rental services, tour & travel in Jogja that has experienced in meeting various transportation needs for both individuals and corporations. Our services include car rental, tour packages, drop offs, freight and move services with coverage for Jogja, Java, Bali and Madura.
This rental also provides FREE shuttle service to where you are (specifically Yogyakarta area).

Website http://www.jogjatransportwisata.com/
Address Jalan MT Haryono No.2 Bantul, Yogyakarta
Phone +62 851 0699 3888
Whatsapp +62 819 3212 3689
Email sales@jogjatransportwisata.com

HAFA Rent Car yogyakarta

Hafa Rent Car is a business that provides rental / car rental services, tour & travel in Jogja that has experienced in meeting various transportation needs for both individuals and corporations. Our services include car rental, tour packages, drop offs, freight and move services with coverage for Jogja, Java, Bali and Madura.
This rental also provides FREE shuttle service to where you are (specifically Yogyakarta area).

Website https://hafagroup.co.id/
Address Prawirotaman MG III/634
Yogyakarta – Indonesia
See all Hafa car rental address in Jogja
Phone +62 274 384444 / 62 274 7402222
Email hafacargo@gmail.com OR hafarofie@yahoo.com

In some regular tour agency in Yogya (Prawirotaman / sosrowijayan area) , they do rent car and you better negotiate too.

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