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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Thailand?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Thailand

Price

$8 - $25

Out of all the popular cities in Thailand, Krabi is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $8/day. Renting a car in Krabi is 68% cheaper than renting one in Nakhon Si Thammarat where the per day rate is around $25. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Thailand to get a rental car in are: Chiang Rai ($16/day), Koh Samui ($17/day), and Bangkok ($17/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Bangkok should expect to spend around $17/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Thailand is Bangkok.

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

January

$31

February

$26

March

$25

April

$28

May

$23

June

$23

July

$25

August

$23

September

$21

October

$25

November

$27

December

$42

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

Popular Car Types in Thailand

Small is the cheapest car type you can rent in Thailand this past week from 352 rental locations out of 24 rental agencies. Prices for a Thailand Small rental start from $24/day. Check out available deals for 6 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

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Small Cars

$24 - $45

All Car Types

$48 - $81

To rent a Small car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $29/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Thailand (~$24/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$45/day). In fact, September is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a Small car saves you 50% 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 Thailand Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $59/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Thailand (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$77/day). In fact, May is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a Medium car is 4% 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 Thailand Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $74/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Thailand (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$109/day). In fact, August is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a Large car is 22% 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 Thailand Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $67/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Thailand (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$94/day). In fact, September is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a SUV car is 15% 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 Thailand SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $75/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Thailand (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$117/day). In fact, March is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a Van car is 24% 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 Thailand Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Thailand, you would pay an average price of $27/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Thailand (~$26/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$33/day). In fact, March is about 4% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Thailand. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thailand, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 54% 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 Thailand Pickup Truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (9.6 rating), Hertz (8.7 rating) and Budget (8.4 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Thailand.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Thailand?

The most popular rental car company in Thailand is Hertz. With prices on MINI starting at $17/day about 111% more people book with Hertz than other companies in the country.

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

At $22/day, the cheapest car rental price in Thailand was found in Koh Samui. On average, Phitsanulok has the cheapest daily rental car price ($26/day), which is 29% below average price for cities in Thailand.

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

Cars travel on the left side of the road in Thailand.

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