Washington, D.C.

Cheap Car Hire in Washington, D.C. from S$ 54

Washington, D.C., DC, United States
18 Apr — 25 Apr
Driver's age: 26-65
Washington, D.C., DC, United States
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Washington, D.C. car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Washington, D.C.. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of petrol per litre

S$ 1.37

Average price per day

S$ 74

Cheapest price per day

S$ 54

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Washington, D.C. 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 11 April 2024.

January

S$ 52

February

S$ 55

March

S$ 67

April

S$ 70

May

S$ 78

June

S$ 78

July

S$ 82

August

S$ 81

September

S$ 71

October

S$ 75

November

S$ 71

December

S$ 69

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.

Popular car types in Washington, D.C.

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Washington, D.C. and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

There are currently 58 hire locations operating in Washington, D.C. spread across 16 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Washington, D.C. is small car at S$ 54 a day. Below are all the 4 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

S$ 54+

Compact

Compact

S$ 69+

Intermediate

Intermediate

S$ 57+

Standard

Standard

S$ 57+

Full-size

Full-size

S$ 60+

People carrier

People carrier

S$ 198+

Premium

Premium

S$ 83+

Luxury

Luxury

S$ 97+

Compare available car types for rental in Washington, D.C.

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Washington, D.C. to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Small cars

S$ 40 - S$ 152

All Car Types

S$ 40 - S$ 522

To hire a small car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 83/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~S$ 40/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 152/day). In fact, September is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a small car saves you 32% 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 Washington, D.C. small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 139/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~S$ 41/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 734/day). In fact, September is about 71% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a medium car is 13% 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 Washington, D.C. medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 139/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~S$ 56/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 726/day). In fact, October is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a large car is 13% 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 Washington, D.C. large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 148/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Washington, D.C., the United States (~S$ 38/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 832/day). In fact, September is about 75% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a SUV 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. Here are the best Washington, D.C. SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of S$ 139/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~S$ 59/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 930/day). In fact, November is about 58% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a luxury car is 13% 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.

Audi A1S$ 54/day
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Audi A1
Ford FiestaS$ 69/day
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Ford Fiesta

Top rental agencies in Washington, D.C.

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Washington, D.C. known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Washington, D.C.. Reviews were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Washington, D.C., such as Avis, Budget and Hertz. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

Avis

6.5
Okay
106 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.9

Budget

6.2
Okay
196 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.4

Hertz

5.5
Fair
450 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.6

Alamo

7.8
Good
43 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.5

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.7
Good
78 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.6

National

9.1
Wonderful
6 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.5

Thrifty

6.6
Okay
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.3

Easirent

1 location

Best Washington, D.C. car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Washington, D.C.. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Washington, D.C. with an average daily rate of S$ 70. Data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Washington, D.C. area. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Audi A1S$ 54/day
2
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A/C
Audi A1
Ford FocusS$ 57/day
5
M
A/C
Ford Focus
Audi A3S$ 57/day
5
4
M
A/C
Audi A3

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Washington, D.C., including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 11 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Washington, D.C.?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 74/day when booking a car hire in Washington, D.C.. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 60/day from Hertz, booked on Apr. 9.

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.2 rating), Alamo (7.6 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Washington, D.C..

  • What are petrol prices like in Washington, D.C.?

    The average price of petrol in Washington, D.C. is S$ 1.37/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 62 and S$ 89 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Washington, D.C. for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Washington, D.C.. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about S$ 521 per week.

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

    Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 35% in Washington, D.C. - we recommend booking at least 7days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Washington, D.C.?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Washington, D.C. for a month is certainly possible.

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

    Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 19% below the average car hire price in Washington, D.C.. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Washington, D.C. is on average S$ 2,233 a month or S$ 74 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Washington, D.C. car hire.

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

    S$ 0 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Washington, D.C.. To save money, consider booking a Economy car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in May, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as S$ 0 per day.

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

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Full-size (GMC Yukon) in Washington, D.C., making it the most popular option.

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Luxury car rentals in Washington, D.C.

Find luxury car rental deals in Washington, D.C. from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Washington, D.C. cost an average of S$ 166 per day. Price data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
Browse through some of the best options we've found for luxury car rentals in Washington, D.C.. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 123/day
5
4
M
A/C
BMW 5 Series
Audi Q5S$ 138/day
5
4
M
A/C
Audi Q5
Audi Q5S$ 138/day
5
4
M
A/C
Audi Q5

Van rentals in Washington, D.C.

Find people carrier rental deals in Washington, D.C. from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier rentals in Washington, D.C. cost an average of S$ 101 per day. Price data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
Peruse some of the best options we've found for renting a van in the Washington, D.C. area. Be sure to check back often to find alternative deals on van rentals.
Kia CarensS$ 57/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens
Kia CarensS$ 69/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens
Kia CarensS$ 76/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens

Car rentals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.. Deals were last updated on 11 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Electric

Electric

S$ 41+

Airport car hires in Washington, D.C.
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