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Most popular cities to hire a car in Thailand

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
25€ - 28€ per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN THAILAND Phuket City 4% cheaper Car hire in Phuket City is usually the cheapest in Thailand at 25€ per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN THAILAND Pattaya 7% more expensive Pattaya usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Thailand, with rentals averaging 28€ per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN THAILAND Bangkok 57% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Bangkok than any other region in Thailand.

Most popular car hire types

Below are the most popular car hire types in Thailand and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Pattaya

14€/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Bangkok

16€/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Phuket City

18€/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Surat Thani

20€/day
Small

No. 4 most popular

Udon Thani

17€/day
Small

No. 5 most popular

Koh Samui

19€/day
Large
Large

Best value

Phuket City

38€/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Koh Samui

50€/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Phuket City

33€/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Koh Samui

48€/day
Van
Van

Best value

Khon Kaen

31€/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

46€/day
Van

No. 2 most popular

Bangkok

37€/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Bangkok

20€/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

27€/day

Hiring a car in Thailand

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Thailand

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Thailand?

According to our data, THAIRENTACAR is the cheapest car hire agency in Thailand. Users who book a rental car with THAIRENTACAR often find prices below the 24€ average daily rate each day. Depending on the city you visit, what type of car you’re interested in, and the length of your hire, you could find prices for as low as 12€ each day when booking with THAIRENTACAR .

What is the most popular car hire agency in Thailand?

According to our data, Europcar is the most popular car hire company in Thailand. In the past month, 34% of users selected Europcar for their rental car needs. 6 of our users have reviewed their experience with Europcar during their stay in Thailand, giving the agency an average review of 9.5 out of 10.

What car hire company in Thailand has the most locations?

THAIRENTACAR has the most car hire locations across Thailand. The company has 32 locations, many of which can be found in airports and city centres. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to hire a car from THAIRENTACAR ? Phuket City is the most popular city to visit in Thailand, with 1 THAIRENTACAR car rental location.

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

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

How good are the roads in Thailand?

Thailand has a road quality score of 4.4 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Thailand at 51 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Thailand that the road quality will vary.

What is the drink driving limit in Thailand?

The BAC limit is 0.05% in Thailand - 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 0.05% is against the law in Thailand and you will be deemed as ‘driving under the influence’. Be aware that 20 is the legal drinking age in Thailand, and there are strict laws that prohibit drivers under this age from drink driving.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Thailand?

Travellers to Thailand usually opt to hire a Economy as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 24% of our users rented a Economy for their trip to Thailand at an average cost of 11€ per day.

How much does petrol cost in Thailand?

The average price of petrol in Thailand is 0.83€ per litre as of last week. If you’re looking to hire a car on a budget, consider a country with lower fuel prices such as Kuwait which has an average price of 0.29€ per litre. Hong Kong is another great country to visit if you aren’t worried about petrol prices, which tend to be around 1.91€ per litre as of last week.


Car hire in other cities in Thailand

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