Tokyo

Cheap Car Rentals in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
4 Feb — 11 Feb
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
Sat 4-2
Noon
Sat 11-2
Noon
Driver's age:

Tokyo car hires in 2023

Most popular companyNIPPON
Price of petrol per litreHK$9.87
Average price per dayHK$61
Cheapest price per dayHK$42

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

January

HK$414

February

HK$422

March

HK$430

April

HK$422

May

HK$438

June

HK$407

July

HK$430

August

HK$407

September

HK$375

October

HK$375

November

HK$391

December

HK$414

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

At HK$44/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for hire in Tokyo in the past week. Out of 17 car hire agencies operating in Tokyo, there are, in total, 336 hire locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Compare available car types for hire in Tokyo

Small cars

HK$393 - HK$477

All Car Types

HK$633 - HK$903

To hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of HK$433/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$393/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~HK$477/day). In fact, September is about 10% 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 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. 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 HK$669/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$557/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$808/day). In fact, July is about 17% 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 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. 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 HK$926/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$758/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~HK$1,077/day). In fact, September is about 19% 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 16% 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 HK$591/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$540/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~HK$710/day). In fact, September is about 9% 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 25% 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 HK$923/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$822/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~HK$1,073/day). In fact, September is about 11% 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 16% 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 HK$1,156/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~HK$991/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$1,627/day). In fact, September is about 15% 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 33% 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 FitHK$44/day
4
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit

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 HK$478/day when booking a car hire in Tokyo. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$331/day from Hertz, 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 (HK$248/day), Alamo (HK$497/day), and Times (HK$504/day).

What are gas prices like in Tokyo?

The average price of petrol in Tokyo is HK$9.87/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$444 and HK$641 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 one of the top picks in Tokyo. They can have you in a hire car for about HK$3,496 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Tokyo it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 9%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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 HK$14,985. You can find car rental deals for HK$500 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 HK$479. 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 February, it will cost approximately HK$571 per day.

What car do most people hire in Tokyo?

The most popular car to hire while in Tokyo is the Toyota Noah, which is a Intermediate vehicle.

Small Car Rentals in Tokyo

Search more Tokyo car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.
Best Car Hire Deals
We make it easy and fast to find and compare deals from 70,000+ hire locations and hundreds of agencies.
No Surprises
Prices shown to you will be completely in full, without any hidden charges or fees.
Free cancellation
Plans change — we get it. And that’s why you can search and book car hire on Cheapflights from agencies that offer free cancellation