Tokyo

Cheap Car Hire in Tokyo from ฿1,355

Tokyo, Japan
18 Apr — 25 Apr
Driver's age: 26-65
Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Tokyo. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Most popular company

JDMRENTACAR

Price of petrol per litre

฿40.86

Average price per day

฿2,631

Cheapest price per day

฿1,355

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Tokyo and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

January

฿2,079

February

฿2,152

March

฿2,115

April

฿2,152

May

฿1,860

June

฿1,787

July

฿2,006

August

฿2,371

September

฿1,824

October

฿1,824

November

฿1,896

December

฿2,225

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Tokyo is June. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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 Tokyo

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Tokyo and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

There are currently 449 hire locations operating in Tokyo spread across 20 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Tokyo is small car at ฿1,355 a day. Below are all the 3 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

฿1,347+

Compact

Compact

฿1,347+

Intermediate

Intermediate

฿2,702+

Standard

Standard

฿2,845+

Mini

Mini

฿1,361+

Passenger van

Passenger van

฿2,395+

Compact estate car

Compact estate car

฿2,267+

Compare available car types for rental in Tokyo

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Tokyo to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Small cars

฿1,827 - ฿2,743

All Car Types

฿2,848 - ฿3,857

To hire a small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿2,312/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿1,827/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~฿2,743/day). In fact, June is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a small car saves you 34% 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 Tokyo small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿3,827/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿2,695/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~฿4,200/day). In fact, August is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a medium car is 10% 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 Tokyo medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿4,654/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿4,226/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿5,224/day). In fact, September is about 10% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a large car is 26% 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.

To hire a SUV in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿3,566/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Tokyo, Japan (~฿3,260/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~฿4,311/day). In fact, November is about 9% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a SUV is 3% 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.

To hire a van in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿4,553/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a van in Tokyo, Japan (~฿4,018/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿4,868/day). In fact, August is about 12% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a van is 24% 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 Tokyo van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿4,828/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿5,212/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~฿7,506/day). In fact, April is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a luxury car is 28% 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.

Honda City฿1,355/day
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Honda City฿1,575/day
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Honda City

Top rental agencies in Tokyo

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Tokyo known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Tokyo. Reviews were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Tokyo, including ORIX Rent a Car, Hertz and Europcar. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Tokyo, including ORIX Rent a Car, Hertz and Europcar.

ORIX Rent a Car

10.0
Wonderful
1 review25 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
1 review17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

National

16 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Nissan Rent-A-Car

9.3
Wonderful
5 reviews83 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

9.0

Toyota Rent a Car

67 locations

Times

31 locations

Best Tokyo car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Tokyo. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Tokyo with an average daily rate of ฿1,998. Data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Tokyo we've found at this time. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Honda City฿1,355/day
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Honda City
Hyundai i20฿1,356/day
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Hyundai i20
Honda City฿1,575/day
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Honda City

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Tokyo, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 11 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Tokyo?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿2,631/day when booking a car hire in Tokyo. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿1,601/day from JDM Rent a car, booked on Apr. 9.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Tokyo?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Tokyo from the following companies over the past two weeks: Relax Rent A Car (฿1,355/day), Times (฿1,575/day), and JDM Rent a car (฿1,592/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Tokyo?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (10.0 rating), ORIX Rent a Car (10.0 rating) and Europcar (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Tokyo.

  • What are petrol prices like in Tokyo?

    The average price of petrol in Tokyo is ฿40.86/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,839 and ฿2,656 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Tokyo for a week from JDM Rent a car?

    JDM Rent a car offers hire cars in Tokyo for about ฿10,677 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Tokyo for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 27% on your car hire. For a below average price in Tokyo, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 7 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Tokyo?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Tokyo for a month is certainly possible.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Tokyo for a month?

    JDM Rent a car currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 12% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Tokyo. Typically, a monthly car rental in Tokyo can be found for ฿45,757. You can find car rental deals to be on average ฿1,525 a day.

  • How much is a car hire in Tokyo for a weekend?

    ฿3,983 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Tokyo. To save money, consider booking a Economy car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in May, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as ฿2,782 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Tokyo?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Tokyo is Full-size (Toyota Sienta) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Small car rentals in Tokyo

Find small car rental deals in Tokyo from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Tokyo cost an average of ฿2,247 per day. Price data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
Toyota Yaris฿1,792/day
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Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris฿1,793/day
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Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris฿1,793/day
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