Shanghai

Cheap Car Rentals in Shanghai, China

Shanghai, Shanghai, China
3 Feb — 10 Feb
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Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.62
Average price per dayC$ 77
Cheapest price per dayC$ 69

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Shanghai, China?

January

C$ 98

February

C$ 62

March

C$ 62

April

C$ 62

May

C$ 57

June

C$ 57

July

C$ 77

August

C$ 76

September

C$ 108

October

C$ 58

November

C$ 57

December

C$ 58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Shanghai, China is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is September. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Shanghai, China

Small Cars

C$ 50 - C$ 127

All Car Types

C$ 36 - C$ 142

To rent a Small car in Shanghai, China, you would pay an average price of C$ 57/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Shanghai, China (~C$ 50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 127/day). In fact, November is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Shanghai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Shanghai, renting a Small car saves you 25% 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.

To rent a Large car in Shanghai, China, you would pay an average price of C$ 82/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Shanghai, China (~C$ 36/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~C$ 244/day). In fact, January is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Shanghai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Shanghai, renting a Large car is 8% more expensive. 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.

To rent a SUV car in Shanghai, China, you would pay an average price of C$ 83/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Shanghai, China (~C$ 60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~C$ 244/day). In fact, June is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Shanghai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Shanghai, renting a SUV car is 10% more expensive. 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.

Top rental agencies in Shanghai, China

All major car rental suppliers in Shanghai, China

Hertz

3 reviews13 locations

Avis

9 locations

Ehi

9 locations

Europcar

2 locations

keddy by Europcar

1 location

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Shanghai, China?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 103/day when booking a rental car in Shanghai, China. The best deal a user found was for C$ 93/day from Hertz, booked on Jan. 1.

What are gas prices like in Shanghai, China?

The average gas price in Shanghai, China is C$ 1.62/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 73 and C$ 105 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Shanghai, China for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the top picks in Shanghai, China. They can have you in a rental car for about C$ 724 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Shanghai, China for the best price?

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 17% to make it a great deal in Shanghai, China. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Shanghai, China?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Shanghai, China it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Shanghai, China for a month?

You can potentially save up to 11% on a month-long rental by booking with Hertz. Hertz is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Shanghai, China can cost you on average C$ 3,104 a month or C$ 103 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

What car do most people rent in Shanghai, China?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Shanghai, China is Premium (Class Premium Car) based on our Cheapflights data.

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