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Cheap Car Rentals in Chennai from S$ 59

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Chennai with a pick-up date of 18-7 and drop-off date of 19-7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Chennai?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Chennai 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 12 July 2024.

January

S$ 86

February

S$ 79

March

S$ 86

April

S$ 79

May

S$ 86

June

S$ 86

July

S$ 90

August

S$ 88

September

S$ 82

October

S$ 88

November

S$ 86

December

S$ 87

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Chennai is February. 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 Chennai

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Chennai and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 12 July 2024.

In Chennai, there are 20 active hire locations from 10 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Chennai in the past week - currently priced from S$ 59/day. View deals for 3 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compact

Compact

S$ 59+

Passenger van

Passenger van

S$ 94+

Luxury

Luxury

S$ 89+

Compare available car types for rental in Chennai

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

Small cars

S$ 63 - S$ 91

All Car Types

S$ 81 - S$ 288

To hire a small car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of S$ 77/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Chennai, India (~S$ 63/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 91/day). In fact, September is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chennai, hiring a small car saves you 52% 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 Chennai small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of S$ 131/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Chennai, India (~S$ 100/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~S$ 229/day). In fact, July is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chennai, hiring a medium 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.

To hire a large car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of S$ 266/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Chennai, India (~S$ 130/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 587/day). In fact, May is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chennai, hiring a large car is 41% 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.

To hire a van in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of S$ 82/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a van in Chennai, India (~S$ 108/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~S$ 136/day). In fact, August is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chennai, hiring a van saves you 49% 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 Chennai van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of S$ 298/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Chennai, India (~S$ 427/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 588/day). In fact, October is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chennai, hiring a luxury car is 47% 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 Chennai luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Top rental agencies in Chennai

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Chennai known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Chennai. Reviews were last updated on 12 July 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Chennai area such as Hertz, Avis and Europcar. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Chennai, including Hertz, Avis and Europcar.

Hertz

1 location

Avis

3.2
Poor
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.6

Comfort

3.6

Overall

2.4

Pick-up/drop-off

3.2

Value

3.6

Europcar

2 locations

SS Travels

2 locations

Myles

4 locations

Instant Cabs

3 locations

Car Club

2 locations

Eco Rent

2 locations

Best Chennai car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Chennai. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Chennai with an average daily rate of S$ 81. Data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Chennai area. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Ford FiestaS$ 59/day
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Audi Q5S$ 89/day
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Toyota SientaS$ 94/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Chennai, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 12 July 2024.
  • What are petrol prices like in Chennai?

    The average price of petrol in Chennai is S$ 1.61/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 72 and S$ 104 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Chennai for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in Chennai it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 48%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 72 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 Chennai?

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

  • What car do most people hire in Chennai?

    Suzuki Swift Dzire, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Chennai according to Cheapflights users.

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Luxury car rentals in Chennai

Find luxury car rental deals in Chennai from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Chennai cost an average of S$ 89 per day. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Chennai. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
Audi Q5S$ 89/day
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Audi Q5S$ 89/day
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Audi Q5S$ 89/day
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