Tokyo

Cheap Car Rentals in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
9 Dec — 16 Dec
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
Fri 9-12
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Fri 16-12
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Tokyo car hires in 2022

Most popular companyNIPPON
Price of petrol per litreS$ 1.56
Average price per dayS$ 61
Cheapest price per dayS$ 41

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

January

S$ 76

February

S$ 73

March

S$ 75

April

S$ 73

May

S$ 76

June

S$ 71

July

S$ 75

August

S$ 71

September

S$ 65

October

S$ 65

November

S$ 68

December

S$ 82

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Tokyo 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 Tokyo

There are currently 237 hire locations operating in Tokyo, Japan spread across 16 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Tokyo is Small at S$ 34 a day. Below are all the 3 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for hire in Tokyo

Small cars

S$ 66 - S$ 101

All Car Types

S$ 91 - S$ 183

To hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of S$ 79/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 66/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~S$ 101/day). In fact, March is about 18% 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 38% 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 S$ 139/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 91/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 270/day). In fact, March is about 35% 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 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 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 S$ 138/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 100/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 190/day). In fact, October is about 29% 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.

To hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of S$ 106/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 74/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 285/day). In fact, September is about 31% 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 17% 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 S$ 138/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 120/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 197/day). In fact, February is about 14% 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 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 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 S$ 108/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~S$ 181/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 256/day). In fact, January 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 saves you 15% 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.

Honda FitS$ 34/day
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Ford FiestaS$ 34/day
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Top rental agencies in Tokyo

All major car rental suppliers in Tokyo

Nissan Rent-A-Car

47 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

2.0
Mediocre
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Times

25 locations

Hertz

17 locations

Sunnycars

17 locations

Alamo

16 locations

Europcar

1 review16 locations

National

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 S$ 83/day when booking a car hire in Tokyo. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 57/day from Times, booked on Nov. 27.

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: Hertz (S$ 47/day), Nippon Rent-A-Car (S$ 52/day), and Budget (S$ 53/day).

What are gas prices like in Tokyo?

The average price of petrol in Tokyo is S$ 1.56/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 70 and S$ 101 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Tokyo for a week from Nippon Rent-A-Car?

Nippon Rent-A-Car is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Tokyo. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about S$ 503 per week.

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

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 9% in Tokyo - we recommend booking at least 22days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Tokyo?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Tokyo however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Tokyo is S$ 2,154 (S$ 72/day) on average.

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

S$ 76 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Tokyo. To save money, consider booking a Compact car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in January, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as S$ 96 per day.

What car do most people hire in Tokyo?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Suzuki Swift) in Tokyo, making it the most popular option.

Small Car Rentals in Tokyo

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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 hire in Tokyo