Texas

Cheap Car Rentals in Texas

Houston, TX, United States
2 Feb — 9 Feb
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Houston, TX, United States
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Thu 9/2
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What are the car hire rental for popular cities in Texas?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Texas

Price

C$ 30 - C$ 86

Out of all the popular cities in Texas, Dallas is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 30/day. Renting a car in Dallas is 65% cheaper than renting one in Midland where the per day rate is around C$ 86. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Texas to get a rental car in are: Longview (C$ 40/day), Austin (C$ 41/day), and San Antonio (C$ 42/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Houston should expect to spend around C$ 48/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Texas is Houston.

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

January

C$ 64

February

C$ 77

March

C$ 104

April

C$ 102

May

C$ 96

June

C$ 94

July

C$ 94

August

C$ 90

September

C$ 85

October

C$ 100

November

C$ 92

December

C$ 82

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Texas 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.

Popular Car Types in Texas

There are, in total, 14,375 car rental locations in Texas that are operated by 248 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: C$ 25/day). Explore 7 car types currently offered from Texas rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Texas

Small Cars

C$ 67 - C$ 99

All Car Types

C$ 74 - C$ 116

To rent a Small car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 78/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Texas (~C$ 67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 99/day). In fact, January is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Small car saves you 21% 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 Texas Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 86/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Texas (~C$ 60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 100/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Medium car saves you 14% 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 Texas Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 96/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Texas (~C$ 74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 124/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Large 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. Here are the best Texas Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 90/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Texas (~C$ 58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 110/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a SUV 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 Texas SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 129/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Texas (~C$ 85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 204/day). In fact, October is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Van car is 24% 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 Texas Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 103/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Texas (~C$ 79/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 186/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Luxury car is 5% 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 Texas Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Texas, you would pay an average price of C$ 120/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Texas (~C$ 75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 172/day). In fact, August is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Texas. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Texas, renting a Convertible car is 19% 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.

Toyota YarisC$ 25/day
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Toyota YarisC$ 27/day
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Hyundai AccentC$ 27/day
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Top rental agencies in Texas

All major car rental suppliers in Texas

Alamo

8.5
Very good
392 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Enterprise

7.1
Good
411 reviews64 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.9

Budget

6.7
Okay
419 reviews32 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.5

Avis

6.5
Okay
185 reviews30 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.3

Payless

6.5
Okay
470 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.7

Thrifty

5.9
Fair
418 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

5.8

Hertz

5.7
Fair
719 reviews41 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.8

Dollar

5.4
Fair
565 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.4

Best Texas Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Texas?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 57/day when booking a rental car in Texas. The best deal a user found was for C$ 35/day from Budget, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Texas?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Texas from the following companies over the past two weeks: ACO Rent A Car (C$ 36/day), Sixt (C$ 40/day), and Thrifty (C$ 71/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Super Cheap (10.0 rating) and Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Texas.

What are gas prices like in Texas?

The average gas price in Texas is C$ 1.29/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 58 and C$ 83 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

From Thrifty you can rent a car in Texas from about C$ 462 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Texas 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 18% on your car rental. For a below average price in Texas, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 13 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Texas?

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

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

Budget currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 56% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Texas. Typically, a monthly car rental in Texas can be found for C$ 1,979. You can find car rental deals to be on average C$ 66 a day.

Luxury Car Rentals in Texas

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Texas from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Texas

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Texas van rentals.
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