Washington, D.C.

Cheap Car Rentals in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., DC, United States
6 Jul — 13 Jul
Same drop-off
Washington, D.C., DC, United States
Wed 6/7
Noon
Wed 13/7
Noon
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Washington, D.C. Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.77
Average price per dayC$ 70
Cheapest price per dayC$ 34

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Washington, D.C.?

January

C$ 55

February

C$ 56

March

C$ 77

April

C$ 84

May

C$ 87

June

C$ 99

July

C$ 131

August

C$ 115

September

C$ 97

October

C$ 105

November

C$ 95

December

C$ 87

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Washington, D.C. 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.

Top rental agencies in Washington, D.C.

All major car rental suppliers in Washington, D.C.
6.0
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173 reviews5 locations
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Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.4

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

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369 reviews6 locations
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Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

5.3

Overall

4.5

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4.2

Value

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43 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.8

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5.5

Value

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71 reviews9 locations
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Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6
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Good
93 reviews5 locations
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Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.1

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6.1

Value

6.3
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Cleanliness

2.0

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2.0

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2.0

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2.0

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Washington, D.C.?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 89/day when booking a rental car in Washington, D.C.. The best deal a user found was for C$ 43/day from Alamo, booked on Jun. 26.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Washington, D.C.?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.4 rating), Enterprise (7.5 rating) and Alamo (7.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Washington, D.C..

What are gas prices like in Washington, D.C.?

The average gas price in Washington, D.C. is C$ 1.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 79 and C$ 114 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Washington, D.C. for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty is a popular option for travellers looking for car rental in Washington, D.C.. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about C$ 517 per week.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Washington, D.C. for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Washington, D.C. it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 15%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 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 Washington, D.C.?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Washington, D.C..

How much does it cost to rent a car in Washington, D.C. for a month?

Prices can be as low as C$ 2,214 if you consider booking with Alamo. That price represents savings of 55% compared to the Washington, D.C. average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Washington, D.C. is on average C$ 2,214 (C$ 74/day).

How much is a car rental in Washington, D.C. for a weekend?

C$ 91 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Washington, D.C., though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Washington, D.C., then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of July, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as C$ 85/day.

What car do most people rent in Washington, D.C.?

Ford Escape, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Washington, D.C. according to Cheapflights users.

Luxury Car Rentals in Washington, D.C.

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