South Korea

Cheap Car Hire in South Korea from HK$289

Seoul, South Korea
8 Mar — 15 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Seoul, South Korea
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South Korea car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in South Korea. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Most popular company

AJ Car Rental

Most common car type

Luxury

Average price per day

HK$429

Cheapest price per day

HK$289

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in South Korea?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across South Korea, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 331 pickup locations in South Korea to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Price

HK$241 - HK$614

Out of all the popular cities in South Korea, Jeju City is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just HK$241/day. Renting a car in Jeju City is 61% cheaper than renting one in Busan where the per day rate is around HK$614. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South Korea to get a rental car in are: Seoul (HK$439/day), Gwangju (HK$511/day), and Incheon (HK$521/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Incheon should expect to spend around HK$521/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South Korea is Incheon.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in South Korea?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in South Korea 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 1 March 2024.

January

HK$594

February

HK$610

March

HK$610

April

HK$610

May

HK$594

June

HK$610

July

HK$610

August

HK$610

September

HK$610

October

HK$594

November

HK$602

December

HK$571

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in South Korea is December. The most expensive time to rent a car is February. 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 South Korea

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in South Korea and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

There are, in total, 694 car hire locations in South Korea that are operated by 239 companies. In the past week, medium car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: HK$289/day). Explore 6 car types currently offered from South Korea hire providers:

Economy

Economy

HK$263+

Compact

Compact

HK$468+

Intermediate

Intermediate

HK$289+

Standard

Standard

HK$439+

Full-size

Full-size

HK$475+

People carrier

People carrier

HK$674+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

HK$1,140+

Mini

Mini

HK$331+

Compare available car types for rental in South Korea

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in South Korea to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Small cars

HK$548 - HK$1,010

All Car Types

HK$829 - HK$1,243

To hire a small car in South Korea, you would pay an average price of HK$636/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in South Korea (~HK$548/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~HK$1,010/day). In fact, February is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for South Korea. When comparing with other car types available for hire in South Korea, hiring a small car saves you 35% 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 South Korea small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in South Korea, you would pay an average price of HK$861/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in South Korea (~HK$634/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~HK$1,292/day). In fact, November is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for South Korea. When comparing with other car types available for hire in South Korea, hiring a medium car saves you 11% 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 South Korea medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in South Korea, you would pay an average price of HK$1,526/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in South Korea (~HK$1,014/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~HK$2,703/day). In fact, February is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for South Korea. When comparing with other car types available for hire in South Korea, hiring a large car is 37% 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 South Korea large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in South Korea, you would pay an average price of HK$1,251/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in South Korea (~HK$1,089/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~HK$1,673/day). In fact, January is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for South Korea. When comparing with other car types available for hire in South Korea, hiring a SUV is 23% 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 South Korea, you would pay an average price of HK$1,664/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in South Korea (~HK$1,409/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~HK$2,040/day). In fact, March is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for South Korea. When comparing with other car types available for hire in South Korea, hiring a van is 43% 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.

Hyundai i20HK$468/day
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Top rental agencies in South Korea

Explore the leading car rental agencies in South Korea known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in South Korea. Reviews were last updated on 1 March 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in South Korea, including those serving the greater Incheon, Seoul and Daegu area. Check out reviews from past customers, confirm pickup locations, and other critical details before booking your reservation.

LOTTE rent-a-car

155 locations

Hertz

87 locations

Avis

43 locations

Sk Rent A Car

14 locations

AJ Car Rental

9 locations

Euro Rental Car

8 locations

Sk Rent

8 locations

Kt Kumho Rent A Car

7 locations

Best South Korea car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in South Korea. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in South Korea with an average daily rate of HK$781. Data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Have a look at some of the deals we've found on rental cars in South Korea including options serving Incheon, Seoul and Daegu. To make sure you find the deal you're looking for, verify the details of the rental, such as car type, price, and pickup address.
Toyota CamryHK$289/day
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Toyota Camry
Toyota CamryHK$323/day
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Toyota Camry
Toyota CamryHK$348/day
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Toyota Camry

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in South Korea, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 1 March 2024.

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in South Korea?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Jeju Rent A Car (10.0 rating), Sk Rent A Car (9.0 rating) and LOTTE rent-a-car (9.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in South Korea.

What is the most popular car hire provider in South Korea?

With an average price of HK$360/day, Hertz is the most popular car hire provider in South Korea, booking 55% more hire cars than any other provider.

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

At HK$494/day, it is 21% cheaper on average to rent a car in Jeju City than any other city in South Korea. The cheapest price found in South Korea was for HK$301/day in Jeju City.

What side of the road do you drive on in South Korea?

In South Korea, drivers are expected to drive on the right side of the road.

Luxury car rentals in South Korea

Find luxury car rental deals in South Korea from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car hires in South Korea cost an average of HK$755 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
An assortment of some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in South Korea, including options close to Incheon, Seoul and Daegu. Make sure to take a close look at each offer to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$730/day
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$730/day
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$730/day
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Car rentals by fuel type in South Korea

Browse car rentals by fuel type in South Korea. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in South Korea. Deals were last updated on 1 March 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in South Korea. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (HK$34+).

Electric

Electric

HK$60+

Hybrid

Hybrid

HK$81+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

HK$34+

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