Thailand

Cheap Car Rentals in Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand
11 Dec — 18 Dec
Same drop-off
Bangkok, Thailand
Sun 11/12
Noon
Sun 18/12
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Thailand?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Thailand

Price

฿418 - ฿796

Out of all the popular cities in Thailand, Hua Hin is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ฿418/day. Renting a car in Hua Hin is 47% cheaper than renting one in Udon Thani where the per day rate is around ฿796. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Thailand to get a rental car in are: Rayong (฿471/day), Ubon Ratchathani (฿557/day), and Hat Yai (฿596/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Bangkok should expect to spend around ฿617/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Thailand is Bangkok.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Thailand?

January

฿935

February

฿900

March

฿865

April

฿969

May

฿796

June

฿796

July

฿865

August

฿796

September

฿727

October

฿865

November

฿900

December

฿1,246

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Thailand is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Thailand

SUV is the cheapest car type you can hire in Thailand this past week from 342 hire locations out of 23 hire agencies. Prices for a Thailand SUV hire start from ฿14/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

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Small cars

฿726 - ฿1,121

All Car Types

฿1,518 - ฿2,758

To hire a Small car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿900/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Thailand (~฿726/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿1,121/day). In fact, September is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a Small car saves you 54% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Thailand Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿1,761/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Thailand (~฿1,486/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿2,235/day). In fact, September is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a Medium car saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Thailand Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿2,322/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Thailand (~฿1,837/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿2,932/day). In fact, February is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a Large car is 17% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Thailand Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿2,111/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Thailand (~฿1,561/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿2,800/day). In fact, February is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a SUV car is 8% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Thailand SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿2,415/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Thailand (~฿1,745/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿3,596/day). In fact, September is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a Van car is 20% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Thailand Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Luxury car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of ฿2,090/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Thailand (~฿2,031/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿7,177/day). In fact, July is about 3% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Thailand, hiring a Luxury car is 8% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Honda Fit฿20/day
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Toyota Yaris฿22/day
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Best Thailand Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Thailand?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (9.8 rating), Hertz (9.5 rating) and Budget (8.5 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Thailand.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Thailand?

With an average price of ฿630/day, National is the most popular car hire provider in Thailand, booking 350% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Thailand?

At ฿687/day, the cheapest car rental price in Thailand was found in Ubon Ratchathani. On average, Ubon Ratchathani has the cheapest daily rental car price (฿874/day), which is 23% below average price for cities in Thailand.

What side of the road do you drive on in Thailand?

Cars travel on the left side of the road in Thailand.

Small Car Rentals in Thailand

Search more Thailand car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.

Van Rentals in Thailand

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Thailand van rentals.