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China Car Rentals

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Most popular cities to rent a car in China

Compare car rental prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current Price Range
$52 - $63 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN CHINA Shanghai 7% cheaper Car rentals in Shanghai are usually the cheapest in China at $52 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN CHINA Beijing 12% more expensive Beijing usually has the highest priced car rentals in China with rentals averaging $63 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN CHINA Shanghai 37% more users visited More momondo users search for car rentals in Shanghai than any other region in China.

Rental car companies in China

Below is a list of every nation-wide car rental agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Hertz
89 locations
Shanghai $43/day
Beijing $61/day
Shenzhen $52/day
Guangzhou $56/day
Hangzhou $51/day
Ehi
44 locations
Shanghai $26/day
Nanjing $43/day

Most popular types of rental cars

Below are the most popular car rental types in China and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Beijing

$25/day
Small

#1 Most popular

Hefei

$42/day
Small

#2 Most popular

Guangzhou

$31/day
Small

#3 Most popular

Chengdu

$37/day
Large
Large

Best value

Guangzhou

$59/day
Large

#1 Most popular

Shenyang

$80/day
Large

#2 Most popular

Chengdu

$113/day
Large

#3 Most popular

Shanghai

$74/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Chengdu

$43/day
SUV

#1 Most popular

Shenyang

$107/day
SUV

#2 Most popular

Guangzhou

$52/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Xining

$28/day
Medium

#1 Most popular

Guangzhou

$48/day
Medium

#2 Most popular

Shenyang

$91/day
Medium

#3 Most popular

Chengdu

$48/day
Medium

#4 Most popular

Kunming

$34/day
Van
Van

Best value

Shanghai

$74/day
Van

#1 Most popular

Guangzhou

$87/day
Van

#2 Most popular

Chengdu

$87/day

Renting a car in China

Before you book your car rental, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in China

What is the cheapest rental car agency in China?

Ehi is the most affordable rental car agency in China, with prices found for as low as $21 per day in some areas of the country. Comparatively, the average price to rent a car in China is $50 per day.

What is the most popular rental car agency in China?

According to our data, Hertz is the most popular rental car company in China. In the past month, 79% of users selected Hertz for their rental car needs. 9 of our users have reviewed their experience with Hertz during their stay in China, giving the agency an average review of 3.0 out of 10.

What car rental company in China has the most locations?

Avis has the most rental car locations across China. The company has 99 locations, many of which can be found in airports and city centers. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to rent a car from Avis? Shanghai is the most popular city to visit in China, with 8 Avis car rental locations.

What side of the road do people in China drive on?

If you rent a car in China, be aware that you are required to drive on the left at all times.

How good are the roads in China?

According to 2019 data, China ranks 42 in the world for road quality. The country has a road quality score of 4.7 out of 7, where 7 is the highest possible score. Keep in mind that weather and construction can also affect road conditions during your visit.

What is the drinking and driving limit in China?

The drinking and driving limit in China is 0.02%. Regions and cities within China 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 rental car. Note that the legal drinking age in China is 18. Steeper penalties will be given to those driving a vehicle who are under the legal drinking age.

What is the most popular type of rental car in China?

There are plenty of different types of rental cars to choose from, but when it comes to visiting China, the most popular type is a Compact. An estimated 47% of our users chose a Compact in the past 30 days and paid on average $25 per day for their rental. Keep in mind that you are more than welcome to select a different type of rental car based on your budget, your planned activities, and the weather.

How much does gasoline cost in China?

Last week, the price of gasoline in China was $3.33 per gallon on average. This is subject to change based the city you visit, time of year, and the country’s current economy. If you change your mind about renting a car in China, Kuwait has some of the lowest gas prices in the world at $1.29 per gallon as of last week. Hong Kong, in comparison, has on average the most expensive prices at $8.56 per gallon but is still a great option for those looking to rent a car.


Car rentals in other regions in Asia

Find the perfect rental car for your trip to any of these must-visit regions throughout the country

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