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Tokyo, Japan
30 Apr — 7 May
Tokyo, Japan
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Best deals found for Japan car rentals

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

C$ 53/day

24 Jun - 1 Jul
Toyota Yaris
Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 55/day

3 Jun - 8 Jun
Honda Fit
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

C$ 59/day

22 Jul - 2 Aug
Toyota Yaris
Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 59/day

4 Jun - 25 Jun
Honda Fit
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

C$ 60/day

21 Jul - 28 Jul
Toyota Yaris
Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 61/day

8 Jun - 13 Jun
Honda Fit
Nissan Sylphy
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

C$ 61/day

24 Jun - 1 Jul
Nissan Sylphy
Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 63/day

11 May - 12 May
Honda Fit
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

C$ 65/day

14 Jul - 16 Jul
Toyota Yaris

Japan car rental deals found on momondo

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Small cars

C$ 74 - C$ 99

All Car Types

C$ 108 - C$ 126

The average price of a small car rental in Japan is C$ 88. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Japan is in July. The price is 17% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 74 per day. A small car rental is typically 24% 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 C$ 123. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Japan is in September. The price is 9% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 114 per day. A medium car rental is typically 6% 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 C$ 188. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Japan is in November. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 156 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 C$ 139. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Japan is in November. The price is 10% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 127 per day. A SUV rental is typically 17% 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 C$ 160. The cheapest time to rent a van in Japan is in July. The price is 8% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 148 per day. A van rental is typically 27% 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 C$ 94. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Japan is in June. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 120 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 19% 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.

Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

C$ 53/day

24 Jun - 1 Jul
Toyota Yaris
Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 55/day

3 Jun - 8 Jun
Honda Fit

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 Flight Rent A Car, through whom users can find deals for as low as C$ 55 per day. Users who book a rental car with Flight Rent A Car tend to find prices that are lower than the C$ 91 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?

Europcar is the most popular rental car company in Japan with 36% of momondo users selecting this agency in the past month. Europcar also has 3 reviewsand a score of 9.2 out of 10, making this car rental agency a popular choice among travellers.

What car rental company in Japan has the most locations?

If you plan on travelling to Japan and renting a car, then keep in mind that Toyota Rent a Car is the car rental agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 1,490 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city centre. Toyota Rent a Car tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across Japan. Tokyo, for example, has 67 Toyota Rent a Car locations.

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

The most popular type of car to rent in Japan is a Economy. 34% of our users also chose this type of car for their travels to Japan. If a Economy fits your needs during your stay, then you can expect to pay around C$ 87 per day for your rental. Keep in mind that prices may vary depending on what city you visit and what rental car company you choose.

Japan car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Japan

Toyota Rent a Car

1490 locations

ORIX Rent a Car

885 locations

Nippon Rent-A-Car

802 locations

Nissan Rent-A-Car

529 locations

Times

500 locations

keddy by Europcar

322 locations

Europcar

321 locations

Hertz

233 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?

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

How good are the roads in Japan?

Japan ranked 8 out of 137 countries across the globe for road quality in 2019. On a scale of 1 to 7, Japan received a road quality score of 6. Keep in mind that road quality conditions in Japan can vary depending on what area of the country you plan to visit.

What is the drinking and driving limit in Japan?

The BAC limit is 0.03% in Japan - this applies to both visitors and residents. Your BAC level is a measurement of the percentage of alcohol in your bloodstream. This information is used to determine how inebriated an individual is. Driving a vehicle with a BAC higher than 0.03% is against the law in Japan and you will be deemed as ‘driving under the influence’. Keep in mind that you must also be at least 20 years of age to consume alcoholic beverages, and it is not recommended to operate a motor vehicle under the influence.

How much does gasoline cost in Japan?

As of last week, the average price of gasoline in Japan was C$ 1.58 per liter. 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 C$ 0.39 per liter. Hong Kong is another great country to visit if you aren’t worried about gas prices, which tend to be around C$ 4.37 per liter 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?

To rent a car in Japan, all drivers must have a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

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

Booking a car rental in Japan via momondo could save you time and money. momondo provides you with a wide selection of options and cars as we search thousands of car rental websites and locations to enable you to make the best choice for your trip.

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

Filtering is how momondo helps you find a great rental car in Japan. Narrow your search using price and map features as well as filtering by fuel or mileage policies amongst many other filters available.

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

Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car rentals in Japan which offer free cancellation.

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, rental cars in Japan with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

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

Yes, car rental deals in Japan with unlimited mileage can be found on momondo.


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