Thailand

Cheap Car Rentals in Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand
7 Oct — 14 Oct
Same drop-off
Bangkok, Thailand
Fri 7/10
Noon
Fri 14/10
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

RM 71 - RM 165

Out of all the popular cities in Thailand, Rayong is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just RM 71/day. Renting a car in Rayong is 57% cheaper than renting one in Chiang Rai where the per day rate is around RM 165. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Thailand to get a rental car in are: Chiang Mai (RM 76/day), Phuket City (RM 79/day), and Hat Yai (RM 80/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 RM 82/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

RM 125

February

RM 120

March

RM 115

April

RM 129

May

RM 106

June

RM 106

July

RM 115

August

RM 106

September

RM 97

October

RM 102

November

RM 111

December

RM 166

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.

Compare available car types for hire in Thailand

Small cars

RM 97 - RM 147

All Car Types

RM 154 - RM 294

To hire a Small car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of RM 117/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Thailand (~RM 97/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 147/day). In fact, September is about 18% 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 46% 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 RM 228/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Thailand (~RM 144/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 285/day). In fact, February is about 37% 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 is 6% 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 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 RM 258/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Thailand (~RM 149/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 368/day). In fact, February is about 43% 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 RM 230/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Thailand (~RM 136/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 324/day). In fact, February is about 41% 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 7% 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 car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of RM 272/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Thailand (~RM 192/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 352/day). In fact, June is about 30% 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 21% 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 CityRM 14/day
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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, Hertz (9.5 rating), Chic Car Rent (9.2 rating) and Avis (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Thailand.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Thailand?

When hiring a car in Thailand, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is THAIRENTACAR , and with prices around RM 88/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from THAIRENTACAR is MINI, which starts as low as RM 66/day.

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

At RM 71/day, the cheapest car rental price in Thailand was found in Rayong. On average, Rayong has the cheapest daily rental car price (RM 71/day), which is 38% 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.