Houston

Cheap Car Rentals in Houston

Houston, TX, United States
10 Feb — 17 Feb
Same drop-off
Houston, TX, United States
Fri 10-2
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Fri 17-2
Noon
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Houston car hires in 2023

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of petrol per litreS$ 1.30
Average price per dayS$ 67
Cheapest price per dayS$ 42

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

January

S$ 60

February

S$ 75

March

S$ 101

April

S$ 100

May

S$ 94

June

S$ 92

July

S$ 92

August

S$ 88

September

S$ 83

October

S$ 98

November

S$ 90

December

S$ 81

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

At S$ 39/day, Large is the cheapest car type available for hire in Houston in the past week. Out of 31 car hire agencies operating in Houston, there are, in total, 174 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Compare available car types for hire in Houston

Small cars

S$ 60 - S$ 292

All Car Types

S$ 58 - S$ 288

To hire a Small car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 93/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Houston, the United States (~S$ 60/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 292/day). In fact, September is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a Small car saves you 8% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 68/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Houston, the United States (~S$ 46/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 274/day). In fact, September is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a Medium car saves you 34% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 99/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Houston, the United States (~S$ 58/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 305/day). In fact, June is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a Large 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 Houston Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 62/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Houston, the United States (~S$ 52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 283/day). In fact, January is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a SUV car saves you 40% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Mazda Mazda3S$ 44/day
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Toyota Yaris Sedan/ViosS$ 44/day
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Audi A1S$ 47/day
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Top rental agencies in Houston

All major car rental suppliers in Houston

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
229 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.3

Budget

7.2
Good
180 reviews24 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.9

Enterprise

7.0
Good
209 reviews47 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.8

Hertz

6.2
Okay
330 reviews27 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2

Dollar

5.7
Fair
337 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.7

Thrifty

5.6
Fair
230 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.6

Avis

7.1
Good
84 reviews22 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.8

National

7.1
Good
17 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.7

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 hire car found in Houston?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 87/day when booking a car hire in Houston. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 55/day from Thrifty, booked on Jan. 15.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Houston?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Houston from the following companies over the past two weeks: Sixt (S$ 56/day), Thrifty (S$ 59/day), and Alamo (S$ 67/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.5 rating), Sixt (7.6 rating) and Budget (7.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Houston.

What are gas prices like in Houston?

The average price of petrol in Houston is S$ 1.30/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 58 and S$ 84 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Thrifty is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Houston. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about S$ 609 per week.

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

Booking early can save you upwards of 16% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 15 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Houston.

Can I rent a car for a month in Houston?

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

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Houston can be found for about S$ 2,609, with the average price for a rental being around S$ 87 a day. Book with Thrifty, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 38% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Houston.

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

For a weekend car hire in Houston, you can expect the average price to be around S$ 49. Usually a Full-size hire in Houston is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Full-size for March, it will cost approximately S$ 0 per day.

What car do most people hire in Houston?

Buick Encore, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Houston according to Cheapflights users.

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