Washington, D.C.

Cheap Car Rentals in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., DC, United States
11 Dec — 18 Dec
Same drop-off
Washington, D.C., DC, United States
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Washington, D.C.?

January

฿1,489

February

฿1,524

March

฿2,078

April

฿2,286

May

฿2,355

June

฿2,528

July

฿2,563

August

฿2,424

September

฿1,939

October

฿2,424

November

฿2,389

December

฿2,355

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.

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

Small cars

฿1,208 - ฿4,216

All Car Types

฿1,386 - ฿5,261

To hire a Small car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ฿1,672/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~฿1,208/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~฿4,216/day). In fact, March is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a Small car saves you 33% 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 Medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ฿2,407/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~฿1,848/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿5,837/day). In fact, November is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a Medium car saves you 4% 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.

Top rental agencies in Washington, D.C.

All major car rental suppliers in Washington, D.C.

Budget

6.6
Good
184 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.7

Hertz

6.0
Good
402 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.9

Alamo

8.0
Excellent
43 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.8

Enterprise

7.7
Good
72 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.6

Avis

6.8
Good
97 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

7.0

National

8.7
Excellent
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

9.0

Thrifty

2.0
Mediocre
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Sunnycars

3 locations

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.7 rating), Alamo (8.0 rating) and Enterprise (7.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Washington, D.C..

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

The average price of petrol in Washington, D.C. is ฿35.68/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,605 and ฿2,319 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 Thrifty?

Thrifty offers hire cars in Washington, D.C. for about ฿15,314 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 17% on a hire car in Washington, D.C.. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 13 days prior to your desired date.

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.

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

The most popular car to hire while in Washington, D.C. is the Chevrolet Spark, which is a Economy vehicle.

Van Rentals in Washington, D.C.

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Washington, D.C. van rentals.