Tokyo

Cheap Car Rentals in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
17 Dec — 24 Dec
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
Sat 17/12
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Sat 24/12
Noon
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Tokyo Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyNIPPON
Price of petrol per litreRM 5.07
Average price per dayRM 63
Cheapest price per dayRM 40

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

January

RM 246

February

RM 237

March

RM 242

April

RM 237

May

RM 246

June

RM 228

July

RM 242

August

RM 228

September

RM 211

October

RM 211

November

RM 220

December

RM 264

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

In Tokyo, Japan, there are 286 active rental locations from 16 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Tokyo in the past week - currently priced from RM 39/day. View deals for 3 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Tokyo

Small cars

RM 184 - RM 384

All Car Types

RM 302 - RM 580

To hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of RM 263/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 184/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~RM 384/day). In fact, July is about 31% 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 RM 368/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 322/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~RM 636/day). In fact, February is about 13% 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 14% 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 RM 486/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 382/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~RM 719/day). In fact, October is about 22% 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 13% 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 RM 239/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 224/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~RM 528/day). In fact, September is about 7% 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 44% 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 RM 491/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 363/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~RM 695/day). In fact, April is about 27% 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 14% 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 RM 507/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~RM 650/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~RM 1,395/day). In fact, March 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 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.

Proton PersonaRM 39/day
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Proton Persona
Honda CityRM 42/day
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Honda City

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
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

52 locations

Toyota Rent a Car

36 locations

Times

26 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 RM 276/day when booking a car hire in Tokyo. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 177/day from Times, booked on Dec. 4.

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 (RM 171/day), Times (RM 184/day), and Nippon Rent-A-Car (RM 187/day).

What are gas prices like in Tokyo?

The average price of petrol in Tokyo is RM 5.07/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 228 and RM 329 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?

From Nippon Rent-A-Car you can hire a car in Tokyo from about RM 1,697 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 8% on a hire car in Tokyo. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 22 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Tokyo?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Tokyo.

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

Typically, a monthly car rental in Tokyo can be found for RM 7,272. You can find car rental deals for RM 242 a day on average.

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

For a weekend car hire in Tokyo, you can expect the average price to be around RM 506. Usually a Economy hire in Tokyo is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Economy for January, it will cost approximately RM 333 per day.

What car do most people hire in Tokyo?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Compact (Class Compact Van) in Tokyo, making it the most popular option.

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