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Cheap Car Rentals in Tokyo

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Tokyo Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per gallon$4.28
Average price per day$54
Cheapest price per day$40

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

January

$56

February

$54

March

$55

April

$54

May

$56

June

$52

July

$55

August

$52

September

$49

October

$54

November

$58

December

$60

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Tokyo 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 Tokyo

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Small Cars

$48 - $60

All Car Types

$87 - $114

To rent a Small car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $51/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Tokyo, Japan (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$60/day). In fact, September is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, 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 Tokyo Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $81/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Tokyo, Japan (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$90/day). In fact, June is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, renting a Medium car saves you 20% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $139/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Tokyo, Japan (~$110/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$170/day). In fact, December is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, renting a Large car is 28% 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 SUV car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $93/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Tokyo, Japan (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$165/day). In fact, January is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, renting a SUV car saves you 9% 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 SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $105/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Tokyo, Japan (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$124/day). In fact, November is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, renting a Van 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 Tokyo Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan, you would pay an average price of $168/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Tokyo, Japan (~$126/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$219/day). In fact, July is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Tokyo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Tokyo, renting a Luxury car is 40% 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Tokyo?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $54/day when booking a rental car in Tokyo. The best deal a user found was for $40/day from Hertz, booked on Oct. 2.

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: Hertz ($27/day), Avis ($38/day), and Sixt ($53/day).

What are gas prices like in Tokyo?

The average gas price in Tokyo is $4.28/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $51 and $73 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Tokyo for a week from Budget?

From Budget you can rent a car in Tokyo from about $302 per week on average.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting the vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 13% on your car rental. For a below average price in Tokyo, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Tokyo?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Tokyo. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Tokyo can be found for about $1,294, with the average price for a rental being around $43 a day. Book with Hertz, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 38% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Tokyo.

How much is a car rental in Tokyo for a weekend?

$55 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Tokyo, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Tokyo, then opt for a Economy rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of November, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $64/day.

What car do most people rent in Tokyo?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Tokyo is Standard (Toyota Prius) based on our Cheapflights data.