Car Rental Mini Guide for Pattaya
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
4 Adults, 3 Doors
From 164.34 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1150.41 EUR from 20/02/2023
5 Adults, 3 Doors
From 171.98 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1203.89 EUR from 20/02/2023
5 Adults, 3 Doors
From 204.73 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1433.12 EUR from 20/02/2023
5 Adults, 5 Doors
From 234.20 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1639.43 EUR from 20/02/2023
5 Adults, 4 Doors
From 257.12 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1799.89 EUR from 20/02/2023
5 Adults, 5 Doors
From 281.14 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 1968.00 EUR from 20/02/2023
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
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based on 180 reviews
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Pattaya car hire information
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FAQs about car hire in Pattaya
How much does car hire in Pattaya cost?
Car hire in Pattaya costs as little as €127.90 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €127.90 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €219.10 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, Budget TH Direct has the highest customer rating for car hire in Pattaya with a score of 9.1/10
with Hertz Direct rated second best with a score of 8.8/10
How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Pattaya?
Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Pattaya is €937.12 per week from BUDGET.
Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Pattaya?
The cheapest car hire company in Pattaya is BUDGET, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Toyota Yaris available from as little as €895.30 per week.
How much is fuel in Pattaya?
You can expect to pay €1.196/ltr of petrol and €0.94/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 as well as reputable, local car hire companies.
What type of car can I hire in Pattaya?
We can arrange Compact, 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 BUDGET rates start from just €895.30 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €895.30 from BUDGET 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 €895.30 per week with an average price of €895.30 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Pattaya
Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in
Hertz (tel: +66 982825615 / +6622664666)
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
Hertz (665 Moo.5, (Windmill Plaza) 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
Budget TH Direct: Rated 9.1/10 from 13 reviews
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