Car Hire in Japan

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Tokyo, Japan
17 Aug — 24 Aug
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Tokyo, Japan
Wed 17/8
Wed 24/8
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Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Japan

Nearby attractions:

Tokyo DisneySea47.8 km
Tokyo Disneyland47.8 km
Akihabara Electric Town55.8 km
Roppongi Hills60.3 km
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden61.7 km

Nearby attractions:

Universal Studios Japan31.9 km
Toyota Stadium191.4 km
Shinjuku Chuo Koen428.9 km
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden430.5 km
Roppongi Hills431.5 km

Nearby attractions:

Tokyo DisneySea12.6 km
Tokyo Disneyland12.7 km
Roppongi Hills13.7 km
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden16.5 km
Akihabara Electric Town16.6 km

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Below are the most popular hotels in Japan

Car hire in Japan

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

The most affordable car hire agency in Japan is Nico Nico Rent-a-Car. Travellers have found Nico Nico Rent-a-Car rental cars for as little as $70/day at some locations, which is a cheaper deal compared to the national average price of $114/day. Keep in mind that prices tend to vary depending on your car hire needs.

If you plan on travelling to Japan and hiring a car, then keep in mind that Times is the car rental agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 446 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city centre. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to hire a car from Times? Naha is the most popular city to visit in Japan, with 5 Times car rental locations.

You are required by law to drive on the left when you visit Japan. Not abiding by this law can result in traffic tickets, car accidents, or both.

Out of 137 countries, Japan ranked 8 for road quality. On a scale of 1 to 7, where 7 is the highest score, Japan scored 6 for their road quality. The quality of the roads within the country may vary based on where you visit and the weather.

0.03% is the legal BAC limit in Japan. Any higher and you will be considered driving under the influence and may receive monetary fines, licence restrictions, and other penalties. 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.

A Economy is the most popular type of car hire for those travelling to Japan. According to our data, 28% 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 $66 per day on average.

On average, you can expect to pay $2.01 per litre for petrol in Japan. Keep in mind that this is last week’s national average price and petrol prices may vary across the country. If you aren’t set on hiring a car in Japan, then consider Algeria. Petrol prices there are some of the cheapest in the world at $0.51 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong is another great place to visit and rent a car, but keep in mind that petrol prices can be expensive at around $4.75 per litre.

Car hire in popular regions in Japan

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