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Cheap Car Rentals in Chiang Mai, Thailand from $29

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Chiang Mai with a pick-up date of 4/8 and drop-off date of 7/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Chiang Mai, Thailand car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of petrol per litre

$2.11

Average price per day

$41

Cheapest price per day

$29

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Chiang Mai?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Chiang Mai, Thailand and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

January

$47

February

$45

March

$39

April

$40

May

$37

June

$37

July

$44

August

$42

September

$37

October

$37

November

$40

December

$50

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Chiang Mai is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Chiang Mai, Thailand and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

There are, in total, 30 car hire locations in Chiang Mai that are operated by 24 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: $29/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Chiang Mai hire providers:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Chiang Mai, Thailand to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Small cars

$29 - $125

All Car Types

$29 - $91

To hire a small car in Chiang Mai, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $49/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Chiang Mai, Thailand (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$125/day). In fact, September is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Chiang Mai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chiang Mai, hiring a small car saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chiang Mai small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Chiang Mai, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $30/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Chiang Mai, Thailand (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$67/day). In fact, July is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Chiang Mai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chiang Mai, hiring a medium car saves you 44% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chiang Mai medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Chiang Mai, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $39/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Chiang Mai, Thailand (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$103/day). In fact, July is about 2% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Chiang Mai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chiang Mai, hiring a SUV saves you 30% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chiang Mai SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Chiang Mai, Thailand, you would pay an average price of $40/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Chiang Mai, Thailand (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$123/day). In fact, March is about 12% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Chiang Mai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chiang Mai, hiring a van saves you 26% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Holden Barina$29/day
2
M
A/C
Holden Barina
Toyota Yaris$30/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris

Top rental agencies in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Chiang Mai, Thailand known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Reviews were last updated on 14 July 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Chiang Mai, such as Europcar, THAIRENTACAR and Hertz. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

9.0

THAIRENTACAR

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

9.0
Wonderful
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.9

Alamo

1 location

Drive Car Rental

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

8.8

Avis

7.8
Good
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Best Chiang Mai, Thailand car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Chiang Mai, Thailand with an average daily rate of $55. Data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Chiang Mai area. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Holden Barina$29/day
2
M
A/C
Holden Barina
Toyota Yaris$30/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Toyota Corolla$46/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Chiang Mai, Thailand, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 14 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Chiang Mai?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $41/day when booking a car hire in Chiang Mai. The absolute best deal a user found was for $27/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 7.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Chiang Mai?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Chiang Mai from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($29/day), Alamo ($29/day), and Drive Car Rental ($40/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Chiang Mai?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, THAIRENTACAR (10.0 rating), Europcar (10.0 rating) and Budget (8.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Chiang Mai.

  • What are petrol prices like in Chiang Mai?

    The average price of petrol in Chiang Mai is $2.11/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $95 and $137 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Chiang Mai for a week from Hertz?

    Hiring a car in Chiang Mai for a week can be a great option for travel. Hertz, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $284/week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Chiang Mai for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 34% on your car hire. For a below average price in Chiang Mai, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 19 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Chiang Mai?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Chiang Mai check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Chiang Mai for a month?

    The monthly cost of a car rental in Chiang Mai is $1,219 ($41/day) on average.

  • How much is a car hire in Chiang Mai for a weekend?

    $0 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Chiang Mai, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Chiang Mai, then opt for a Mini hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of August, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as $39/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Chiang Mai?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Chiang Mai is Compact (Toyota Yaris) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Van rentals in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Find van hire deals in Chiang Mai, Thailand from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van hires in Chiang Mai, Thailand cost an average of $137 per day. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
In terms of van rentals in Chiang Mai, these are some of the best options we've found at this time. Be sure to check back often to find alternative deals on van rentals.
Volkswagen Sharan$113/day
5
M
A/C
Volkswagen Sharan
Volkswagen Sharan$134/day
5
M
A/C
Volkswagen Sharan
Volkswagen Sharan$134/day
5
M
A/C
Volkswagen Sharan

Car rentals by fuel type in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Deals were last updated on 14 July 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Chiang Mai, Thailand. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($18+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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