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Cheap Car Rentals in Houston

Houston, TX, United States
11 Oct — 18 Oct
Same drop-off
Houston, TX, United States
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Tue 18/10
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Houston Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.44
Average price per dayC$ 60
Cheapest price per dayC$ 35

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Houston?

January

C$ 69

February

C$ 79

March

C$ 106

April

C$ 105

May

C$ 98

June

C$ 97

July

C$ 97

August

C$ 93

September

C$ 89

October

C$ 115

November

C$ 115

December

C$ 90

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Houston 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 Houston

Small Cars

C$ 61 - C$ 94

All Car Types

C$ 73 - C$ 119

To rent a Small car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 77/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 94/day). In fact, December is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Small car saves you 20% 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 Houston Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 86/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 105/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Medium car saves you 12% 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 Houston Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 98/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 139/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Large car is 3% 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 Houston Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 125/day). In fact, February is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a SUV car saves you 4% 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 Houston SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 124/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 209/day). In fact, December is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Van car is 22% 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 Houston Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 68/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 117/day). In fact, October is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Luxury car saves you 3% 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 97/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Houston, the United States (~C$ 77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~C$ 189/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Houston, renting a Convertible car is 2% 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.

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Best Houston Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Houston?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 83/day when booking a rental car in Houston. The best deal a user found was for C$ 48/day from Turo, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Houston?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Houston from the following companies over the past two weeks: Fox (C$ 54/day), Avis (C$ 57/day), and Hertz (C$ 64/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (7.7 rating), Sixt (7.7 rating) and Payless (7.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Houston.

What are gas prices like in Houston?

The average gas price in Houston is C$ 1.44/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 65 and C$ 94 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

Thrifty offers rental cars in Houston for about C$ 662 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Houston for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Houston it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 16%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 11 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Houston?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Houston for a month?

Turo currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 70% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Houston. Typically, a monthly car rental in Houston can be found for C$ 2,839. You can find car rental deals to be on average C$ 95 a day.

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

C$ 77 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Houston, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Houston, then opt for a Economy rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of November, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as C$ 91/day.