Shanghai, China Car Rentals

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Shanghai, SH, China
Mar 11 — Mar 18
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Shanghai, SH, China
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Shanghai, China car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $32/day to rent a small car in Shanghai. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Shanghai?


$30 - $62


$36 - $47

The cheapest time to rent a car in Shanghai, China is in March. The price is 13% lower than the rest of the year at just $36 per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in March. The price of a car rental in Shanghai can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Shanghai Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Shanghai, China
Agency score: Okay 4.1

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Agency score: Mediocre 2.7

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Shanghai Pu Dong Airport

Shanghai, China

Nearby attractions:

Shanghai Disneyland8.7 mi
Shanghai New International Expo Centre14.9 mi
Century Park15.7 mi
Jin Mao Tower18.8 mi
Pudong International Information Port18.9 mi
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport

Shanghai, China

Nearby attractions:

Shanghai Exhibition Center7.1 mi
Westgate Mall7.4 mi
French Concession7.9 mi
Shanghai Museum8.5 mi
People's Square8.5 mi
Hangzhou Airport

Hangzhou, China

Nearby attractions:

Sheshan National Forest Park74.9 mi
Fengxian Beach78.1 mi
French Concession91.4 mi
Shanghai Exhibition Center91.5 mi
Westgate Mall91.9 mi

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Car Rental in Shanghai

302 people have been looking for a car to rent in Shanghai in March.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Shanghai car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Avis, Hertz, and Europcar are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in Shanghai in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in Shanghai. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Shanghai, China in April?

$98 is the cost of a weekend car rental in Shanghai for April, with cheap deals starting as low as $43. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $22, with more options around the $52 mark.

Which car rental agency in Shanghai has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Shanghai is cheapest when using Ehi at one of their 9 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $22, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $26/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Shanghai, China car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Shanghai offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centers such as Avis, Hertz, and Europcar have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to rent in Shanghai during April?

Renting a Standard car in Shanghai during the month of April is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 68 °F and precipitation around 3.9″ during April, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Shanghai will cost you $72/day on average.

Which rental car company in Shanghai has the most locations?

Hertz has the most locations in Shanghai, China with 13 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $43/day.

What is the speed limit in Shanghai, China?

When you book a rental car in Shanghai, you should abide by the city’s 40 mph speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Shanghai are 50 mph and 75 mph, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Shanghai.

What is the weather like in Shanghai, China in March?

Those looking for a rental car in Shanghai during the month of March should expect temperatures to be around 46.4 °F and should expect around 3.1″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in March?

The climate in Shanghai during the month of March would typically not influence the type of rental car you’d want for your trip. Based on our data, momondo users do often look for specific vehicles when they are looking for a car rental in Shanghai. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Shanghai car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Volkswagen Golf, the Ford Focus Wagon, and the Class Compact SUV.

Is the weather in Shanghai similar to the rest of Shanghai?

Those looking to rent a car in Shanghai for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Shanghai during the month of March usually is around 46.4 °F with 3.1″ of possible rain.

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