2018 Honda Odyssey vs 2018 Toyota Sienna

2018 White Honda Odyssey on left "vs" 2018 Toyota Sienna on right

The days of the boring old, butt-of-the-joke minivan are over thanks to the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Toyota Sienna. Both of these minivans offer athletic and aggressive exteriors, efficient drivetrains, and large and flexible interiors, but finding out the key differences between them will help you make an informed decision. Weighing the pros and cons of each vehicle can give you the details needed to find the right minivan to fit your daily needs. Take a look at the major similarities and differences between the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Toyota Sienna right here.

2018 Honda Odyssey


2018 Toyota Sienna

3.5L 24-Valve V6 Standard Engine 3.5L 24-Valve V6
280 Horsepower 296
262 LB-FT Torque 263 LB-FT
19 MPG City/ 28 MPG HWY Fuel Economy* 19 MPG City/ 27 MPG HWY
EPA estimates are of the base trim model with standard equipment.

What are the Differences between the 2018 Honda Odyssey & the 2018 Toyota Sienna?

On the surface, you see the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Toyota Sienna as stylish, versatile and accommodating minivans, and they are, but once you peel back the layers the differences start to become exposed. Both the 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Toyota Sienna are available in five trim levels, and all trim levels get equipped with only their standard engines. But the 2018 Honda Odyssey offers two different transmissions, a 9-Speed and a 10-Speed Automatic while the 2018 Toyota Sienna only gets equipped with its standard 8-Speed Automatic. The 2018 Honda Odyssey and the 2018 Toyota Sienna both have seating for up to eight passengers, but the 2018 Odyssey provides more available cargo space at 158 cubic feet while the 2018 Toyota Sienna only has 150 cubic feet. The 2018 Honda Odyssey also has Active Noise Cancellation, an Eco Assist™ System, a Power Adjusting Driver’s Seat, and a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera. The 2018 Honda Odyssey offers more options and standard equipment than the 2018 Toyota Sienna, making the Honda Odyssey the easy choice. You can take the 2018 Honda Odyssey on a test drive at Cale Yarborough Honda today in Florence, SC.

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Based on 2018 EPA ratings. Use for comparison only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition (for hybrid vehicles) and other factors.