Japan

Cheap Car Hire in Japan

Tokyo, Japan
19 Aug — 26 Aug
Same drop-off
Tokyo, Japan
Fri 19/8
Noon
Fri 26/8
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Japan?

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Japan

Price

$46 - $80

Out of all the popular cities in Japan, Okinawa is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $46/day. Renting a car in Okinawa is 43% cheaper than renting one in Nagoya where the per day rate is around $80. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Japan to get a rental car in are: Ishigaki ($50/day), Sapporo ($56/day), and Hiroshima ($58/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Osaka should expect to spend around $59/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Japan is Osaka.

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

January

$78

February

$76

March

$77

April

$76

May

$78

June

$73

July

$77

August

$84

September

$76

October

$76

November

$81

December

$84

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Japan is June. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Japan?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Nippon Rent-A-Car (10.0 rating) and Nissan Rent-A-Car (7.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Japan.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Japan?

The most popular car hire company at Japan is Times. With prices on ECONOMY starting at $44/day about 301% more people book with Times than other companies in the country.

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

At $46/day, it is 34% cheaper on average to rent a car in Okinawa than any other city in Japan. The cheapest price found in Japan was for $42/day in Okinawa.

What side of the road do you drive on in Japan?

Cars in Japan are to be driven on the left side of the road.