District of Columbia

Cheap Car Rentals in District of Columbia

Washington, D.C., DC, United States
29 Sep — 6 Oct
Same drop-off
Washington, D.C., DC, United States
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Thu 6/10
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in District of Columbia?

January

C$ 57

February

C$ 58

March

C$ 80

April

C$ 88

May

C$ 91

June

C$ 97

July

C$ 99

August

C$ 93

September

C$ 88

October

C$ 109

November

C$ 99

December

C$ 91

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in District of Columbia is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is October. 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 District of Columbia

Small Cars

C$ 41 - C$ 186

All Car Types

C$ 64 - C$ 155

To rent a Small car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 91/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in District of Columbia (~C$ 41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 186/day). In fact, February is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Small car saves you 17% 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 District of Columbia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 83/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in District of Columbia (~C$ 43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 106/day). In fact, January is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Medium car saves you 24% 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 District of Columbia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 108/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in District of Columbia (~C$ 80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~C$ 188/day). In fact, October is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Large car saves you 1% 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 District of Columbia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 105/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in District of Columbia (~C$ 73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~C$ 193/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a SUV car saves you 5% 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 District of Columbia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 167/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in District of Columbia (~C$ 86/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~C$ 417/day). In fact, October is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Van car is 35% 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 District of Columbia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 93/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in District of Columbia (~C$ 108/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 184/day). In fact, June is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Luxury car saves you 16% 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 District of Columbia Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in District of Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 90/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in District of Columbia (~C$ 106/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 308/day). In fact, September is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for District of Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in District of Columbia, renting a Convertible car saves you 18% 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.

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Best District of Columbia Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in District of Columbia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 72/day when booking a rental car in District of Columbia. The best deal a user found was for C$ 43/day from Thrifty, booked on Sep. 18.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in District of Columbia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.3 rating), National (8.1 rating) and Carl's (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in District of Columbia.

What are gas prices like in District of Columbia?

The average gas price in District of Columbia is C$ 1.41/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 63 and C$ 91 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in District of Columbia for a week from Thrifty?

From Thrifty you can rent a car in District of Columbia from about C$ 509 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in District of Columbia 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 20% on your car rental. For a below average price in District of Columbia, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 11 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in District of Columbia?

Yes, renting a vehicle in District of Columbia for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in District of Columbia for a month?

We’ve recently found that Thrifty offers you prices that are 56% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in District of Columbia for a month is C$ 2,182. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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