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Car hire insight and trends in China

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in China

What car hire company in China has the most locations?

If you plan on travelling to China and hiring a car, then keep in mind that Avis is the car hire agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 105 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city centre. Avis tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across China. Nanjing, for example, has 4 Avis locations.

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

The most popular type of car to hire in China is a Compact. 39% of our users also chose this type of car for their travels to China. If a Compact fits your needs during your stay, then you can expect to pay around £35 per day for your rental. Keep in mind that prices may vary depending on what city you visit and what car hire company you choose.

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keddy by Europcar

65 locations


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26 locations

United Auto Rental

2 locations

Car hire in China

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

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

People drive on the left in China. If you are travelling to China from a country that drives on the opposite side of the road, then this may take some getting used to, especially if you intend to hire a car during your stay.

How good are the roads in China?

According to 2019 data, China ranks 42 in the world for road quality. The country has a road quality score of 4.7 out of 7, where 7 is the highest possible score. Keep in mind that weather and construction can also affect road conditions during your visit.

What is the drink driving limit in China?

The drinking and driving limit in China is 0.95 mg/l. Regions and cities within China might have their own local drinking and driving laws on top of the country-wide mandated law, so be sure to check before booking your car hire. Note that the legal drinking age in China is 18. Steeper penalties will be given to those driving a vehicle who are under the legal drinking age.

How much does petrol cost in China?

Petrol in China costs £0.96 per litre as of last week. If you plan on hiring a car in China, then set aside a budget for the cost of petrol based on how much driving you imagine doing. In contrast, Egypt currently has the lowest average petrol prices at £0.24 per litre. You should also consider visiting Hong Kong, though here you will find the most expensive average petrol prices at £2.53 per litre.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in China?

Prices for cars in China were last updated today.

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How old do you have to be to hire a car in China?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including China. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in China?

When renting a car in China, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of rental and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are renting abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual rental company you are booking with.

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in China?

You should use momondo to book a car hire in China because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car hire prices and policies from thousands of car hire websites.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in China?

momondo makes it easier for you to find great car hire in China, by allowing you to refine your search with numerous filtering options. You can narrow your selection by looking at price, car type, location and more.

Does momondo show car hire deals in China with free cancellation?

Yes, whether it is for cars in China or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in China on momondo?

Yes, simply select the fair fuel policy filter after performing a search for hire cars in China on momondo.

Can I find a car hire in China which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

You can specifically filter for enhanced cleaning on car hire in China on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in China with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in China on momondo.

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