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Bangkok, Thailand car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Bangkok, Thailand. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 17, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$5.03

Average price per day

$31

Cheapest price per day

$15

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Bangkok, Thailand 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 April 17, 2024.

January

$29

February

$30

March

$26

April

$29

May

$25

June

$25

July

$28

August

$27

September

$24

October

$24

November

$26

December

$34

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bangkok 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Bangkok, Thailand

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Bangkok, Thailand to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 17, 2024.

Small cars

$22 - $43

All Car Types

$37 - $65

To rent a small car in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $27/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Bangkok, Thailand (~$22/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$43/day). In fact, April is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a small car saves you 37% 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 Bangkok small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $46/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Bangkok, Thailand (~$35/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$64/day). In fact, May is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a medium car is 7% 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 Bangkok medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $63/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Bangkok, Thailand (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$82/day). In fact, June is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a large car is 32% 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 Bangkok large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $53/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Bangkok, Thailand (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$70/day). In fact, May is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a SUV 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. Here are the best Bangkok SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $62/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a van in Bangkok, Thailand (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$75/day). In fact, March is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a van is 30% 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 Bangkok van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $47/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Bangkok, Thailand (~$34/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$94/day). In fact, June is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting a pickup truck is 7% 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 rent a luxury car in Bangkok, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $53/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Bangkok, Thailand (~$86/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$161/day). In fact, June is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Bangkok. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Bangkok, renting 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.

Chevrolet Spark$15/day
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Chevrolet Spark
Mini Hatch$17/day
4
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Mini Hatch

Tips for renting a car in Bangkok

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Bangkok, Thailand including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on April 17, 2024.
  • If you are looking for eco-friendly car rentals in Bangkok, you will find these options with car rental companies such as Hertz, Avis, and Budget. Bangkok has numerous charging stations as it has been promoting electric vehicles for the past few years. Eco-friendly cars typically have higher fuel efficiency, which can translate to cost savings on fuel and emissions reductions which is a benefit to both you and the environment. Remember to be mindful of the driving range of the eco-friendly car you choose and plan your trips accordingly so that the battery can last for your trip or at least to the next charging location.
  • Driving cheap car rentals in Bangkok can be quite challenging due to the heavy traffic, especially during rush hour. Rush hour typically starts around 7:00 am to 9:00 am and resumes between 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, this is when traffic is at its peak, and roads are most affected. The most affected roads during rush hour are the major highways and roads leading into and out of the city center. Additionally, Bangkok experiences rainy seasons from May to October, and driving in these conditions can be particularly challenging. Some of the challenges include poor visibility, flooded roads, and heavy traffic.
  • There are a few requirements that you need to meet before you can rent Bangkok car rentals. The minimum age to rent a car in Bangkok is 21 years old. However, some car rental companies may require renters to be older, up to 25 years of age or higher. You must also have a driving license that is valid and recognized in the country of origin. International driving permits (IDP) are also recognized in Thailand. Some car rental companies offer insurance as a part of your rental package, but it is ultimately your responsibility to ensure you are adequately covered. You will also need a credit card that is valid and has sufficient funds available to cover the rental charges and any additional expenses. Debit cards are generally not accepted.

Top rental agencies in Bangkok, Thailand

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Bangkok, Thailand known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Bangkok, Thailand. Reviews were last updated on April 17, 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Bangkok, including THAIRENTACAR , Hertz and Thrifty in Bangkok. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

THAIRENTACAR

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Thrifty

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Sixt

8.6
Very good
1 review5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

7.3

Chic Car Rent

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

9.3

ASAP Car Rentals

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Budget

7.8
Good
14 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.6

Europcar

7.3
Good
11 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.8

Best Bangkok, Thailand car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Bangkok, Thailand. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Bangkok, Thailand with an average daily rate of $28. Data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Bangkok. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Chevrolet Spark$15/day
2
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Chevrolet Spark
Mini Hatch$17/day
4
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A/C
Mini Hatch
Ford Fusion$21/day
5
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A/C
Ford Fusion

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Bangkok, Thailand, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 17, 2024.
  • What car rental companies should I consider for renting an accessible vehicle in Bangkok?

    If you are looking for an accessible vehicle to rent in Bangkok, there are a few car rental companies that you can consider. One of the highly recommended accessible vehicle rental companies in Bangkok is Avis. They offer a range of accessible vehicles, including wheelchair-accessible vans, modified cars, and other specialized vehicles designed to cater to those with disabilities. Another company you might consider is Hertz, which also provides accessible vehicles for rent. They offer a variety of accessible vans and other adapted vehicles to cater to your specific mobility needs.

  • Can I drive to other states, regions, or countries with a rental car from Bangkok?

    Yes, it is possible to drive to other regions in Thailand with a rental car from Bangkok. Popular destinations include Pattaya, Hua Hin, and Chiang Mai. However, driving to other countries is not possible as rental cars are not allowed to leave Thailand. If you want to drive to neighboring countries such as Laos or Cambodia, you will need to rent a car from within those countries. It is advisable to consult with the rental car company if you intend to visit other regions to ensure that specific rules and regulations on driving there with a rental car are followed.

  • What is the most convenient location in Bangkok for renting a car?

    The most convenient location for renting a car in Bangkok is at the Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK). There are several car rental companies that offer a variety of cars to choose from in BKK. The process of renting a car at the airport is straightforward, and it can be completed quickly. The rental car offices are located on the first floor of the terminal building. There is no need to worry about getting to the car rental offices from the airport terminal, as there are airport shuttles that operate 24 hours. They run every 10-15 minutes and take passengers from the terminal to the car rental offices. These shuttle buses are available from both the arrivals and the departures areas of the airport.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Bangkok?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $31/day when booking a rental car in Bangkok. The best deal a user found was for $17/day from Hertz, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Bangkok?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Bangkok from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($15/day), Chic Car Rent ($17/day), and keddy by Europcar ($28/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, THAIRENTACAR (10.0 rating), Chic Car Rent (8.6 rating) and Sixt (8.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Bangkok.

  • What are gas prices like in Bangkok?

    The average gas price in Bangkok is $5.03/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $60 and $86 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Bangkok for a week from Hertz?

    From Hertz you can rent a car in Bangkok from about $139 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Bangkok for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in Bangkok it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 38%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 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 Bangkok?

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

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

    Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 35% below the average car rental price in Bangkok. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Bangkok is on average $594 a month or $20 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Bangkok car rental.

  • How much is a car rental in Bangkok for a weekend?

    $30 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Bangkok, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Bangkok, then opt for a Economy rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of May, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $30/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Bangkok?

    The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Bangkok is Compact (Nissan Almera) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Car rentals by fuel type in Bangkok, Thailand

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Bangkok, Thailand. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Bangkok, Thailand. Deals were last updated on April 17, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Bangkok, Thailand. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest ($18+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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