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Cheap Car Rentals in Philadelphia from C$ 54

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Philadelphia with a pick-up date of 8/8 and drop-off date of 9/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Philadelphia car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Philadelphia. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 16 May 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per litre

C$ 1.42

Average price per day

C$ 87

Cheapest price per day

C$ 54

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Philadelphia and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 16 May 2024.

January

C$ 54

February

C$ 59

March

C$ 66

April

C$ 77

May

C$ 77

June

C$ 81

July

C$ 84

August

C$ 79

September

C$ 70

October

C$ 72

November

C$ 65

December

C$ 65

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

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Philadelphia and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 16 May 2024.

small car is the cheapest car type you can rent in Philadelphia this past week from 85 rental locations out of 22 rental agencies. Prices for a Philadelphia small car rental start from C$ 54/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

Economy

Economy

C$ 55+

Compact

Compact

C$ 54+

Intermediate

Intermediate

C$ 57+

Standard

Standard

C$ 58+

Full-size

Full-size

C$ 69+

Minivan

Minivan

C$ 90+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

C$ 91+

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

C$ 80+

Compare available car types for rental in Philadelphia

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Philadelphia to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 16 May 2024.

Small cars

C$ 69 - C$ 107

All Car Types

C$ 75 - C$ 115

To rent a small car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 83/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 107/day). In fact, February is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a small 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 Philadelphia small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 114/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a medium car saves you 2% 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 Philadelphia medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 106/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 131/day). In fact, December is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a large car is 11% 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 Philadelphia large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 124/day). In fact, October is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a SUV saves you 0% 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 Philadelphia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 111/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a van in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 91/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 190/day). In fact, June is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a van is 16% 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 Philadelphia van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 93/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 166/day). In fact, January is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a luxury car saves you 2% 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 in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Philadelphia, the United States (~C$ 107/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~C$ 257/day). In fact, February is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Philadelphia, renting a convertible saves you 2% 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.

Kia ForteC$ 54/day
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Honda FitC$ 55/day
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Honda Fit

Top rental agencies in Philadelphia

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Philadelphia known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Philadelphia. Reviews were last updated on 16 May 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Philadelphia area such as Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Alamo

8.1
Very good
229 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.6
Good
106 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.4

Avis

5.8
Fair
103 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.5

Budget

5.8
Fair
239 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.0

Payless

5.8
Fair
226 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.9

Dollar

5.0
Fair
182 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.2

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

5.4

Thrifty

5.0
Fair
166 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.3

Hertz

4.9
Mediocre
473 reviews19 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.6

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.1

Best Philadelphia car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Philadelphia. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Philadelphia with an average daily rate of C$ 71. Data was last updated on 16 May 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rentals cars in Philadelphia. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Kia ForteC$ 54/day
4
M
A/C
Kia Forte
Honda FitC$ 55/day
2
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit
Ford FusionC$ 57/day
5
M
A/C
Ford Fusion

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Philadelphia, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 16 May 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Philadelphia?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 87/day when booking a rental car in Philadelphia. The best deal a user found was for C$ 55/day from Thrifty, booked on May 12.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Philadelphia?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Philadelphia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Payless (C$ 54/day), Turo (C$ 69/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (C$ 69/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.2 rating), Alamo (8.1 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Philadelphia.

  • What are gas prices like in Philadelphia?

    The average gas price in Philadelphia is C$ 1.42/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 64 and C$ 92 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Philadelphia for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car rental in Philadelphia. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about C$ 549 per week.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 35% on a rental car in Philadelphia. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Philadelphia?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Philadelphia for a month is certainly possible.

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

    You can potentially save up to 54% on a month-long rental by booking with Thrifty. Thrifty is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Philadelphia can cost you on average C$ 2,353 a month or C$ 78 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car rental in Philadelphia for a weekend?

    For a weekend car rental in Philadelphia, you can expect the average price to be around C$ 82. Usually a Compact rental in Philadelphia is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Compact for June, it will cost approximately C$ 91 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Philadelphia?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Philadelphia is Intermediate (Nissan Rogue) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Luxury car rentals in Philadelphia

Find luxury car rental deals in Philadelphia from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Philadelphia cost an average of C$ 128 per day. Price data was last updated on 16 May 2024.
Ride in luxury during your trip to Philadelphia by selecting one these great deals we've found. Double check the dates, pricing, and other key information of your reservation to make sure they're correct before proceeding.
Mercedes-Benz C-ClassC$ 86/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-ClassC$ 91/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-ClassC$ 92/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Van rentals in Philadelphia

Find van rental deals in Philadelphia from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Philadelphia cost an average of C$ 125 per day. Price data was last updated on 16 May 2024.
In terms of van rentals in Philadelphia, these are some the best options we've found at this time. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.
Dodge Grand CaravanC$ 90/day
5
M
A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Toyota SiennaC$ 91/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna
Dodge Grand CaravanC$ 91/day
5
M
A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Philadelphia

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Philadelphia. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Philadelphia. Deals were last updated on 16 May 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Philadelphia. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (C$ 33+).

Electric

Electric

C$ 33+

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

C$ 146+

Hybrid

Hybrid

C$ 56+

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