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Mini Guide for Pattaya

Thailand is one of the world's most popular holiday destinations because once you are there it is affordable, the people are friendly and there is nowhere else comparable in terms of amazing landscapes and cultural activities. Hiring a car in Pattaya is a great way to see this city in Thailand which is located on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand. With a rental vehicle you can drive to and from Bangkok in an hour and a half.

The nearest airport to Pattaya is the U-Tapao Airport. It is a joint civil–military public airport and offers limited connectivity to a handful of destinations. Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok is about a 90 minutes’ drive into Pattaya.

Cheapest car hire in Pattaya

Mini

Toyota Yaris

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 22.07 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 154.53 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Nissan March

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 22.47 EUR/day
Nissan March

7 Days rental at 157.29 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Toyota Vios

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 25.76 EUR/day
Toyota Vios

7 Days rental at 180.36 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Honda City

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 25.76 EUR/day
Honda City

7 Days rental at 180.36 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Toyota Vios

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 26.02 EUR/day
Toyota Vios

7 Days rental at 182.20 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Mini

Toyota Yaris

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 26.26 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 183.82 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Toyota Vios

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 29.20 EUR/day
Toyota Vios

7 Days rental at 204.41 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Altis

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 32.14 EUR/day
Toyota Altis

7 Days rental at 225.01 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Standard

Nissan Sylphy

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 32.26 EUR/day
Nissan Sylphy

7 Days rental at 225.88 EUR from 22/08/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

*daily rates in Pattaya based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Pattaya

  • The city’s name came from the place where two armies met in the 18th century; Thap Phraya. The name changed through time to Pattaya which actually means a south westerly wind.
  • The resort developed following its popularity with servicemen in the Vietnam War.
  • Four million tourists visit the resort each year.
  • It has the longest beachfront shopping area in Asia centred on the Central Festival Mall.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Pattaya

Best car rental companies in Pattaya

8.8
No.1: HERTZ,
based on 180 reviews
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86
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86
88
11 min (average wait time)
8.0
No.2: AVIS,
based on 375 reviews
75
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81
83
16 min (average wait time)
7.9
No.3: AVIS,
based on 375 reviews
75
78
76
80
82
17 min (average wait time)

Pattaya car hire information

  • 8.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Hertz Direct
  • € 154.49
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 22.07
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 4
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 3
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Vios
  • 13
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Pattaya

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Pattaya

How much does car hire in Pattaya cost?

Car hire in Pattaya costs as little as €22.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €24.20 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €55.70 per day from BUDGET for a Toyota Fortuner.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Pattaya?

0 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Pattaya, including , see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Pattaya?

None of the car hire companies in Pattaya are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Pattaya?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Hertz Direct has the highest customer rating for car hire in Pattaya with a score of 8.8/10

with Avis Direct rated second best with a score of 8.0/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Pattaya?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Pattaya is €180.36 per week from HERTZ.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Pattaya?

The cheapest car hire company in Pattaya is HERTZ, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Toyota Yaris available from as little as €154.49 per week.

How much is fuel in Pattaya?

You can expect to pay €1.434/ltr of petrol and €0.923/ltr of diesel in Pattaya. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Pattaya?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Pattaya with leading car hire companies such as BUDGET, DRIVE CAR RENTAL, HERTZ as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Pattaya?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Mini and Standard class rental cars in Pattaya.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Pattaya?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Pattaya, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Pattaya is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Pattaya?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Pattaya at the moment, however HERTZ rates start from just €154.49 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €154.49 from HERTZ in Pattaya - City Centre or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Pattaya?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Pattaya is €154.70 per week with an average price of €169.40 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Pattaya

Most popular car hire companies in Pattaya

  • Hertz (tel: +66 38416648 / +66827906200)
  • Avis (tel: (66) 89-9698680)
  • Drive car rental (tel: +6638416125 / +66847004385)
  • Dollar (tel: +66 3841 6648, +66 9 8282 5615)
  • Budget (tel: +66 0 38196-541-2)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Pattaya

  • Hertz (3212/8-9 Moo.5, North Pattaya Road, Na - Klua, Banglamung, Chonburi, 20150)
  • Avis (Dusit Resort Pattaya Hotel(Hotel Lobby), 240 Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya, 20260)
  • Drive car rental (Pattay -North Road, next to Fairtex Hotel. 212/14-15 Moo 5, Pattaya-North Road, T.Na-klua A.Banglamung, Chonburi 20150, 20260)
  • Dollar (212/8-9 M.5, North Pattaya Rd, NaKlua, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150, Pattaya)
  • Budget (79/1 Moo 6 Sukhumvit Road ,T.Naklua ,A.Banglamung, Chonburi, 20150)

Car hire company ratings in Pattaya

  • Hertz Direct: Rated 8.8/10 from 9 reviews
  • Avis Direct: Rated 8.0/10 from 96 reviews
  • Avis Direct: Rated 7.9/10 from 81 reviews
  • Drive Car Rental: Rated 7.6/10 from 6 reviews


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