Birmingham

Cheap Car Rentals in Birmingham

Birmingham, AL, United States
14 Dec — 21 Dec
Same drop-off
Birmingham, AL, United States
Wed 14/12
Noon
Wed 21/12
Noon
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Birmingham?

January

C$ 69

February

C$ 83

March

C$ 96

April

C$ 100

May

C$ 92

June

C$ 87

July

C$ 88

August

C$ 79

September

C$ 91

October

C$ 98

November

C$ 92

December

C$ 88

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Birmingham is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Birmingham

There are, in total, 27 car rental locations in Birmingham, Alabama that are operated by 11 companies. In the past week, Medium is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: C$ 33/day). Explore 5 car types currently offered from Birmingham rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Birmingham

Small Cars

C$ 27 - C$ 198

All Car Types

C$ 54 - C$ 231

To rent a Small car in Birmingham, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 81/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Birmingham, the United States (~C$ 27/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 198/day). In fact, February is about 67% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Birmingham, renting a Small car saves you 28% 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 Birmingham Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Birmingham, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 101/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Birmingham, the United States (~C$ 59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 225/day). In fact, December is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Birmingham, renting a Medium car saves you 9% 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 Birmingham Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Birmingham, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 60/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Birmingham, the United States (~C$ 50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 158/day). In fact, September is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Birmingham, renting a Large car saves you 47% 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 Birmingham Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Birmingham, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 128/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Birmingham, the United States (~C$ 72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~C$ 508/day). In fact, July is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Birmingham, renting a SUV car is 13% 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. Here are the best Birmingham SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Top rental agencies in Birmingham

All major car rental suppliers in Birmingham

Alamo

8.0
Very good
60 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

8.1

Dollar

7.3
Good
68 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.9

Thrifty

7.2
Good
36 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

7.5

Budget

6.9
Okay
43 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

Payless

6.6
Okay
34 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.4

Avis

5.7
Fair
48 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.8

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

5.8

Hertz

5.5
Fair
54 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.6

Enterprise

7.2
Good
24 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

7.1

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.2

Best Birmingham Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Birmingham recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Birmingham?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Birmingham from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis (C$ 46/day), Hertz (C$ 54/day), and Dollar (C$ 66/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Birmingham?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.0 rating), Dollar (7.3 rating) and Enterprise (7.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Birmingham.

What are gas prices like in Birmingham?

The average gas price in Birmingham is C$ 1.37/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 61 and C$ 89 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Birmingham for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty is one of the most popular car rental companies in Birmingham, offering car rentals for around C$ 901 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Birmingham 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 19% on your car rental. For a below average price in Birmingham, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 2 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Birmingham?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Birmingham.

How much is a car rental in Birmingham for a weekend?

It costs C$ 0 for a weekend car rental in Birmingham, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Birmingham in January, prices are C$ 0 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Birmingham?

The most popular car to rent while in Birmingham is the Ford Focus, which is a Compact vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Birmingham

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Van Rentals in Birmingham

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Car type options available for Birmingham

Explore different vehicle types you can rent in Birmingham