Car Hire in Japan

Are you looking for cheap car hire deals in Japan? Search right here!

Tokyo, Japan
30 Jun — 7 Jul
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
Thu 30/6
Noon
Thu 7/7
Noon
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Best deals found for Japan car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Japan
Opel Combo
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

$46/day

16 Sep - 30 Sep
Opel Combo
Mini Countryman
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$36/day

20 Aug - 10 Sep
Mini Countryman
Fiat 500
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$47/day

20 Aug - 10 Sep
Fiat 500
Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$63/day

17 Aug - 31 Aug
Daihatsu Sirion
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$22/day

16 Sep - 30 Sep
Hyundai Accent
Renault Duster
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$59/day

17 Aug - 31 Aug
Renault Duster
Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$37/day

20 Aug - 10 Sep
Daihatsu Sirion
Peugeot 308
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers

$93/day

31 Jul - 16 Aug
Peugeot 308
Renault Trafic
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

$104/day

16 Sep - 30 Sep
Renault Trafic

Japan car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Japan that's right for you

Small cars

$54 - $99

All Car Types

$54 - $134

The average price of a Small hire in Japan is $76. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Japan is in November. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $54 per day. A Small hire is typically 26% less expensive than the average car hire in Japan. The average price of a car hire in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Japan Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Japan is $89. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Japan is in September. The price is 3% lower than the rest of the year at just $88 per day. A Medium hire is typically 14% less expensive than the average car hire in Japan. The average price of a car hire in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Japan Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Japan is $95. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Japan is in May. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $96 per day. A Large hire is typically 9% less expensive than the average car hire in Japan. The average price of a car hire in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Japan is $79. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Japan is in February. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $98 per day. A SUV hire is typically 24% less expensive than the average car hire in Japan. The average price of a car hire in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Van hire in Japan is $105. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Japan is in April. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $106 per day. A Van hire is typically 1% more expensive than the average car hire in Japan. The average price of a car hire in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Japan Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$37/day

20 Aug - 10 Sep
Daihatsu Sirion
Mini Countryman
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$36/day

20 Aug - 10 Sep
Mini Countryman
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$22/day

16 Sep - 30 Sep
Hyundai Accent

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Japan

Nearby attractions:

Tokyo DisneySea47.8 km
Tokyo Disneyland47.8 km
Tokyo Disney Resort47.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Meriken Park28.1 km
Universal Studios Japan31.9 km
Dotonbori Glico Man Sign36.2 km
Arima Onsen40.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Tokyo DisneySea12.6 km
Tokyo Disneyland12.7 km
Tokyo Disney Resort12.8 km
Akasaka Sacas14.4 km
Yoyogi Koen15.8 km

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Below are the most popular hotels in Japan

Car hire in Japan

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Japan so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

The most affordable car hire agency in Japan is ORIX Rent a Car. Travellers have found ORIX Rent a Car rental cars for as little as $47/day at some locations, which is a cheaper deal compared to the national average price of $90/day. Keep in mind that prices tend to vary depending on your car hire needs.

Times is currently the most popular car hire company in Japan, with 20% of users selecting their services in the past month. Times is also popular due to their 1 review and average customer satisfaction score of 2.0 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Japan might not have any Times car rental locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

Times is the car hire company in Japan that currently has the most locations. With 446 car rental centres across the country, you should have no issue finding one of their locations at your destination. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to hire a car from Times? Sapporo is the most popular city to visit in Japan, with 9 Times car rental locations.

In Japan, drivers are required to drive on the left at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

Japan has a road quality score of 6 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Japan at 8 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Japan that the road quality will vary.

The drinking and driving limit in Japan is 0.03%. Regions and cities within Japan might have their own local drinking and driving laws on top of the country-wide mandated law, so be sure to check before booking your car hire. Keep in mind that you must also be at least 20 years of age to consume alcoholic beverages, and it is not recommended to operate a motor vehicle under the influence.

Travellers to Japan usually opt to hire a Economy as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 27% of our users rented a Economy for their trip to Japan at an average cost of $56 per day.

The average price of petrol in Japan is $1.80 per litre as of last week. If you change your mind about hiring a car in Japan, Algeria has some of the lowest petrol prices in the world at $0.45 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong, in comparison, has on average the most expensive prices at $4.34 per litre but is still a great option for those looking to rent a car.


Car hire at popular airports in Japan

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Why use momondo?

You should book a car hire in Japan using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car hire in Japan easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Free cancellation is a policy that can be filtered on momondo car hire searches for Japan and all other locations. Availability may vary by location.

momondo specifically allows you to search for car hire in Japan with fair fuel policies.

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car hire locations on momondo including Japan.

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Japan.


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