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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
£22 - £28 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN THAILAND Krabi 10% cheaper Car hire in Krabi is usually the cheapest in Thailand at £22 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN THAILAND Hua Hin 16% more expensive Hua Hin usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Thailand, with rentals averaging £28 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN THAILAND Bangkok 82% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Bangkok than any other region in Thailand.

Car hire companies in Thailand

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
THAIRENTACAR
32 locations
Bangkok £17/day
Hua Hin £18/day
Chiang Mai £13/day
Avis
29 locations
Bangkok £23/day
Phuket City £20/day
Budget
22 locations
Bangkok £22/day
Phuket City £18/day
Udon Thani £30/day
Surat Thani £64/day
Hertz
21 locations
Bangkok £18/day
Khon Kaen £47/day
Sixt
20 locations
Bangkok £19/day
Phuket City £15/day
Khon Kaen £27/day
Thrifty
19 locations
Bangkok £12/day
Surat Thani £49/day
Khon Kaen £12/day
Pattaya £14/day
Chic Car Rent
16 locations
Pattaya £19/day
Bangkok £19/day
Chiang Mai £22/day

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

Surat Thani

£17/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

£18/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Nakhon Phanom

£19/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Bangkok

£21/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Bangkok

£31/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

£40/day
SUV

No. 2 most popular

Surat Thani

£34/day
SUV

No. 3 most popular

Nakhon Phanom

£37/day
Large
Large

Best value

Surat Thani

£35/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

£55/day
Large

No. 2 most popular

Nakhon Phanom

£37/day
Large

No. 3 most popular

Bangkok

£154/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Surat Thani

£32/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Phuket City

£32/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Bangkok

£33/day
Medium

No. 3 most popular

Ko Samui

£35/day
Medium

No. 4 most popular

Chiang Mai

£33/day
Van
Van

Best value

Surat Thani

£28/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Bangkok

£52/day
Van

No. 2 most popular

Phuket City

£45/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 £21 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?

Europcar is the most popular car hire company in Thailand with 17% of momondo users selecting this agency in the past month. Europcar also has 6 reviewsand a score of 9.5 out of 10, making this car rental agency a popular choice among travellers.

What car hire company in Thailand has the most locations?

THAIRENTACAR has more car hire locations within Thailand than any other agency. With 32 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. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to hire a car from THAIRENTACAR ? Bangkok is the most popular city to visit in Thailand, with 6 THAIRENTACAR car rental locations.

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

Whether you hire or own a car in Thailand, you are required by law to drive on the left. 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 Thailand?

Thailand ranked 51 out of 137 countries across the globe for road quality in 2019. On a scale of 1 to 7, Thailand received a road quality score of 4.4. Keep in mind that road quality conditions in Thailand can vary depending on what area of the country you plan to visit.

What is the drink driving limit in Thailand?

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Thailand while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 2.38 mg/l. However, some regions or cities within Thailand 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 Thailand, you must be at least 20 to drink.

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

There are plenty of different types of cars to choose from, but when it comes to visiting Thailand, the most popular type to hire is a Economy. An estimated 24% of our users chose a Economy in the past 30 days and paid on average £14 per day for their rental. Keep in mind that you are more than welcome to select a different type of car based on your budget, your planned activities, and the weather.

How much does petrol cost in Thailand?

Petrol in Thailand costs £0.72 per litre as of last week. If you plan on hiring a car in Thailand, then set aside a budget for the cost of petrol based on how much driving you imagine doing. In comparison, the country with the cheapest average petrol price is Kuwait at £0.27 per litre, whereas the country with the most expensive average petrol price is Hong Kong at £1.73 per litre.


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