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Best deals found for Japan car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Japan
Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$29/day

23 Jul - 20 Aug
Chevrolet Spark
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

$29/day

23 Jul - 20 Aug
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$29/day

6 Jul - 3 Aug
Hyundai Accent
Ford Fiesta
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$29/day

6 Jul - 3 Aug
Ford Fiesta
Kia Rio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
4-door vehicles

$32/day

23 Jul - 20 Aug
Kia Rio
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$35/day

26 Jul - 18 Aug
Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$38/day

5 Jun - 12 Jun
Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$38/day

4 Jun - 18 Jun
Toyota Yaris
Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$38/day

29 May - 5 Jun
Chevrolet Spark

Rental cars insight and trends in Japan

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in Japan

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Japan?

At the moment, the cheapest car rental agency in Japan is Ocean Star, through whom users can find deals for as low as $38 per day. Users who book a rental car with Ocean Star tend to find prices that are lower than the $67 per day national average. Keep in mind that prices may vary depending on where you are renting, how many days you rent for, and the type of rental car you choose.

What is the most popular rental car agency in Japan?

According to our data, Avis is the most popular rental car company in Japan. In the past month, 32% of users selected Avis for their rental car needs. 18 of our users have reviewed their experience with Avis during their stay in Japan, giving the agency an average review of 9.2 out of 10.

What car rental company in Japan has the most locations?

Toyota Rent a Car has more car rental locations within Japan than any other agency. With 1,492 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centers either at your destination airport or within the city. Consider visiting Tokyo, the most popular city in Japan. Toyota Rent a Car has a large presence here with over 67 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city center.

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

A Economy is the most popular type of rental car for those traveling to Japan. According to our data, 36% of our users preferred a Economy over any other car type. This may be due to the activities they have planned and what the weather conditions are like in their destination city. When renting a Economy in Japan, you can expect to pay $61 per day on average.

Japan car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Japan that's right for you

Small cars

$48 - $65

All Car Types

$67 - $88

The average price of a small car rental in Japan is $57. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Japan is in September. The price is 16% lower than the rest of the year at just $48 per day. A small car rental is typically 28% less expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Japan small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Japan is $91. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Japan is in January. The price is 8% lower than the rest of the year at just $84 per day. A medium car rental is typically 14% more expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Japan medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Japan is $128. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Japan is in September. The price is 11% lower than the rest of the year at just $115 per day. A large car rental is typically 39% more expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a SUV rental in Japan is $96. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Japan is in January. The price is 19% lower than the rest of the year at just $78 per day. A SUV rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Japan SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Japan is $119. The cheapest time to rent a van in Japan is in February. The price is 8% lower than the rest of the year at just $110 per day. A van rental is typically 34% more expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Japan van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car rental in Japan is $150. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Japan is in February. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $124 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 48% more expensive than the average rental car in Japan. The average price of a vehicle rental in Japan can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$29/day

23 Jul - 20 Aug
Chevrolet Spark
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

$29/day

6 Jul - 3 Aug
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$32/day

23 Jul - 20 Aug
Toyota Corolla

Japan car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Japan

Toyota Rent a Car

1492 locations

ORIX Rent a Car

885 locations

Nippon Rent-A-Car

802 locations

Nissan Rent-A-Car

532 locations

Times

507 locations

keddy by Europcar

334 locations

Europcar

321 locations

Shouqi

228 locations

Car rental in Japan

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Japan so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

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

Whether you rent or own a car in Japan, you are required by law to drive on the left. Keep in mind that if you do not feel comfortable driving on this side of the road, you can always call a taxi or opt for a ride share.

How good are the roads in Japan?

Japan has a road quality score of 6 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Japan at 8 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Japan that the road quality will vary.

What is the drinking and driving limit in Japan?

The drinking and driving limit in Japan is 0.03%. Regions and cities within Japan 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. If you are younger than 20, which is the legal drinking age in Japan, then you may face strict penalties if you are caught drinking and driving. Keep in mind that it is never a good idea to drink and drive no matter how old you are.

How much does gasoline cost in Japan?

On average, the price of gas last week in Japan was $4.24 per gallon. If you’re looking to rent a car on a budget, consider a country with lower fuel prices such as Egypt which has an average price of $1.10 per gallon. Hong Kong is another great country to visit if you aren’t worried about gas prices, which tend to be around $12.15 per gallon as of last week.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Japan?

Prices for cars in Japan are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Japan?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Japan?

Age requirements for drivers vary depending on the country, including Japan. In several EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. Generally, to rent a car overseas, you must be at least 21 years old, and if you're under 25, you may be charged a young driver surcharge. It's recommended that you review the policy of your preferred rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Japan?

When renting a car in Japan, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of rental and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are renting abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual rental company you are booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Japan?

Using momondo to book a car rental in Japan could save you time and money. momondo searches thousands of car rental websites and locations to provide you with a wide selection of options and cars to choose from.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Japan?

momondo helps you find the best car rental deal in Japan by allowing you to filter results by price, capacity, car features, drop off, pick-up location and many more.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Japan with free cancellation?

Free cancellation is a policy that can be filtered on momondo car rental searches for Japan and all other locations. Availability may vary by location.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Japan on momondo?

momondo specifically allows you to search for car rentals in Japan with fair fuel policies.

Can I find a car rental in Japan which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo can show you specific deals which include enhanced cleaning on car rentals in Japan.

Can I search for rental cars in Japan with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Absolutely. You can specifically filter for rental car deals in Japan with unlimited mileage on momondo.


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