Car Rental in Japan

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Fukuoka International Airport Car Rental
Intermediate
Toyota Prius or similar
Toyota Prius
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Nico Nico Rent a Car
$43.51 per day
Fukuoka International Airport Car Rental
Economy
Mazda Demio or similar
Mazda Demio
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Nico Nico Rent a Car
$47.27 per day
Naha Downtown Car Rental
Economy
Mazda Demio or similar
Mazda Demio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$52.59 per day
Fukuoka International Airport Car Rental
Mini
Suzuki Wagon R or similar
Suzuki Wagon R
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Nippon Rent a Car
$53.85 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Osaka Kansai Airport Car Rental
Compact
Honda Fit or similar
Honda Fit
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Nippon Rent a Car
$56.79 / per day
Yokohama Kannai Train Station Car Rental
Economy
Mazda 2 or similar
Mazda 2
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$57.00 / per day
Naha Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Nissan Note or similar
Nissan Note
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$63.59 / per day
Fukuoka International Airport Car Rental
Compact
Toyota Aqua or similar
Toyota Aqua
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Nippon Rent a Car
$71.48 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 15:06 on 2022-12-01. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Japanese
Currency
JPY
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
81
Economy car rental price
$44.09 / per day
Average car rental length
2 days
Speed limit within town
40 km/h
25 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
50 - 60 km/h
31 - 37 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.03%
Average gasoline price
$1.21 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
$1.27 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
$1.00 / 1 liter

Top 9 Most Popular Cities in Japan

  1. Car Rental in Tokyo from $83.04 per day
  2. Car Rental in Osaka from $53.85 per day
  3. Car Rental in Chitose from $83.04 per day
  4. Car Rental in Fukuoka from $36.40 per day
  5. Car Rental in Kyoto from $61.19 per day
  6. Car Rental in Hiroshima from $83.04 per day
  7. Car Rental in Kagoshima from $83.04 per day
  8. Car Rental in Nagasaki from $83.04 per day
  9. Car Rental in Matsuyama from $83.04 per day

Map of Car Rental Locations

Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Japan?

The cost of renting a car in Japan depends on the time of year. This graph compares price changes from month to month in order to find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Japan
$66.42
January
$98.53
February
$52.55
March
$84.61
April
$83.56
May
June
$69.89
July
$118.24
August
$38.94
September
$30.50
October
$36.88
November
$44.90
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Japan is October — prices start from $30.50 for an Economy class vehicle. This is 54% cheaper than the yearly average and 74% cheaper than renting a car in the month of August (when prices start at $118.24 for a Compact class). This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. The exact price for your trip will depend on the length of your rental and how far in advance you book. Just enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see exact prices.

What’s the average rental length in Japan?

The average length differs from month to month. The longest rental periods are in November — an average of 8 days. The shortest are in October — an average of 3 days.
Average Rental Length in Japan
6
January
6
February
6
March
5
April
4
May
4
June
4
July
4
August
4
September
3
October
8
November
6
December

What’s the most popular time for renting a car in Japan?

DiscoverCars.com users search for cars in a lot of locations daily. We gathered this information in order to analyze car rental popularity in Japan. The most popular month is December, while the least popular is February.
Popularity of Car Rental in Japan by Monthly Searches
47%
January
41%
February
44%
March
47%
April
57%
May
44%
June
48%
July
51%
August
144%
September
149%
October
125%
November
402%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Europcar Mazda 2 4 1 Small cars
Europcar Mazda Biante 5 3 Vans
Europcar Nissan Note 4 2 Medium cars
Europcar Toyota Alphard 5 3 Vans

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Alamo
8.66 / 10
Lowest rated company
Nico Nico Rent a Car
8.41 / 10
Total rental companies
8
Average daily price
$44.09
Lowest daily price
$36.40
Total cars available
188

Top 8 Suppliers in Japan in 2022

Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.7
123260919
758 136 Bibi
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.6
980844010
222 5 Ushitaneko
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.6
+81924318694
Hakata Hearts Bus station,4-chōme-14 Hakata Ekimae, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, 812-0011
National
National
Excellent 8.5
980844010
222 5 Ushitaneko
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
Hertz
Hertz
Excellent 8.5
0724568790
1 Senshukuko-Naka
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-20:00
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.4 / 2 reviews
+81138590002
HAKODATE APT 569-19 TAKAMATSU-CHO
Working hours
Mon:08:30-17:00
Tue:08:30-17:00
Wed:08:30-17:00
Thu:08:30-17:00
Fri:08:30-17:00
Sat:08:30-17:00
Sun:08:30-17:00
Nippon Rent a Car
Nippon Rent a Car
Excellent 8.4 / 1 reviews
0724568787
1st floor, 1 Senshukukonaka, Tajiri-cho
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Nico Nico Rent a Car
Nico Nico Rent a Car
Excellent 8.4
81123242525
2-1-6, Kashiwadaiminami,Chitose-shi
Working hours
Mon:09:00-19:00
Tue:09:00-19:00
Wed:09:00-19:00
Thu:09:00-19:00
Fri:09:00-19:00
Sat:09:00-19:00
Sun:09:00-19:00
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