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South Korea Car Hire

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Car hire companies in South Korea

Below is a list of every nation-wide car hire agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Avis
42 locations
Seoul £37/day
Incheon £98/day

Most popular car hire types

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

Best value

Jeju City

£32/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Pyeongtaek

£44/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Jeju City

£63/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Suwon

£74/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Seoul

£78/day
Van
Van

Best value

Incheon

£97/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Jeju City

£103/day

Hiring a car in South Korea

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in South Korea?

The most affordable car hire agency in South Korea is AJ Car Rental. Travellers have found AJ Car Rental rental cars for as little as £23/day at some locations, which is a cheaper deal compared to the national average price of £46/day. Keep in mind that prices tend to vary depending on your car hire needs.

What is the most popular car hire agency in South Korea?

At the moment, the most popular car hire company in South Korea is Hertz. 18 users have given Hertz an average review score of 8.0 out of 10 for their customer service and high-quality rental cars. In the past month, 33% of users selected Hertz for their car hire while visiting South Korea.

What car hire company in South Korea has the most locations?

LOTTE rent-a-car has more car hire locations within South Korea than any other agency. With 107 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centres either at your destination airport or within the city. LOTTE rent-a-car tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across South Korea. Seoul, for example, has 38 LOTTE rent-a-car locations.

What side of the road do people in South Korea drive on?

Whether you hire or own a car in South Korea, you are required by law to drive on the right. Keep in mind that if you do not feel comfortable driving on this side of the road, you can always call a taxi or opt for a ride share.

How good are the roads in South Korea?

As of 2019, South Korea ranked 17 out of 137 countries for road quality. South Korea received a road quality score of 5.6, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in South Korea?

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in South Korea while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 2.38 mg/l. However, some regions or cities within South Korea might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. Keep in mind that there are stricter penalties for those who drink-drive and are under the legal drinking age. In South Korea, you must be at least 19 to drink.

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

Travellers to South Korea 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, 27% of our users rented a Economy for their trip to South Korea at an average cost of £27 per day.

How much does petrol cost in South Korea?

On average, you can expect to pay £0.90 per litre for petrol in South Korea. 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 South Korea, then consider Kuwait. Petrol prices there are some of the cheapest in the world at £0.26 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 £1.70 per litre.


Car hire in other cities in South Korea

Need more destination ideas for your trip to South Korea? Find a car hire in these popular cities across the country

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