Tokyo

Cheap Car Rentals in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
5 Feb — 12 Feb
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyTIMES
Price of petrol per litre฿41.25
Average price per day฿72
Cheapest price per day฿46

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

January

฿1,734

February

฿1,767

March

฿1,800

April

฿1,767

May

฿1,833

June

฿1,702

July

฿1,800

August

฿1,702

September

฿1,571

October

฿1,571

November

฿1,636

December

฿1,734

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

There are currently 336 hire locations operating in Tokyo spread across 17 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Tokyo is Small at ฿41 a day. Below are all the 4 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Tokyo

Small cars

฿1,649 - ฿3,087

All Car Types

฿1,653 - ฿4,148

To hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿2,034/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿1,649/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿3,087/day). In fact, June is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a Small car saves you 39% 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 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 ฿2,528/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿2,009/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~฿3,569/day). In fact, July is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a Medium car saves you 24% 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 Medium 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 ฿3,606/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿1,985/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~฿5,799/day). In fact, July is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a Large car is 9% 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 Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿1,845/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿1,985/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~฿3,586/day). In fact, July is about 0% 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 car saves you 45% 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.

To hire a Van car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of ฿3,386/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿1,671/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~฿4,327/day). In fact, June is about 51% 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 car 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. 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 ฿4,310/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~฿5,742/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~฿7,442/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Tokyo, hiring a Luxury car 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.

Honda City฿41/day
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Honda Fit฿44/day
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Toyota Yaris฿46/day
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Top rental agencies in Tokyo

All major car rental suppliers in Tokyo

Nissan Rent-A-Car

52 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

2.0
Poor
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Nippon Rent-A-Car

71 locations

Toyota Rent a Car

47 locations

Times

28 locations

Hertz

17 locations

Sunnycars

17 locations

Alamo

16 locations

Best Tokyo Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Tokyo recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Tokyo?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿2,359/day when booking a car hire in Tokyo. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿1,498/day from Times, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental 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: Budget (฿1,337/day), Times (฿1,435/day), and Alamo (฿3,256/day).

What are gas prices like in Tokyo?

The average price of petrol in Tokyo is ฿41.25/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,856 and ฿2,681 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Tokyo for a week from Times?

Times offers hire cars in Tokyo for about ฿10,102 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 9% on your car hire. For a below average price in Tokyo, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 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?

Times currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 5% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Tokyo. Typically, a monthly car rental in Tokyo can be found for ฿43,295. You can find car rental deals to be on average ฿1,443 a day.

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

฿1,477 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 February, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as ฿3,083 per day.

What car do most people hire in Tokyo?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Tokyo is Mini (Suzuki Alto) based on our Cheapflights data.

Small Car Rentals in Tokyo

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

Van Rentals in Tokyo

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

Car type options available for Tokyo

Explore different vehicle types you can rent in Tokyo
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