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Athens, GA car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Athens, GA. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 17, 2024.

Most popular company

ENTERPRISE

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$66

Cheapest price per day

$32

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Athens, GA 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 April 17, 2024.

January

$48

February

$59

March

$60

April

$75

May

$58

June

$63

July

$59

August

$56

September

$52

October

$60

November

$57

December

$57

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Athens is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Athens, GA

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Athens, GA to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 17, 2024.

Small cars

$43 - $81

All Car Types

$65 - $104

To rent a small car in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $60/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Athens, the United States (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$81/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a small car saves you 26% 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 Athens small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Athens, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$98/day). In fact, February is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a medium car saves you 9% 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 Athens medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Athens, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$101/day). In fact, March is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a large car is 2% 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 Athens large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $99/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Athens, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$129/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting 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 Athens SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $131/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Athens, the United States (~$102/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$170/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a van is 39% 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 Athens van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $97/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Athens, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$165/day). In fact, August is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a luxury car is 18% 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 Athens luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Athens, the United States, you would pay an average price of $86/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Athens, the United States (~$34/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$183/day). In fact, September is about 61% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Athens. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Athens, renting a convertible is 6% 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.

Mini Hatch$32/day
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Mini Hatch
Chevrolet Spark$33/day
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Chevrolet Spark
Ford Focus$44/day
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Ford Focus

Top rental agencies in Athens, GA

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Athens, GA known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 5 car rental companies in Athens, GA. Reviews were last updated on April 17, 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Athens, including Hertz, Budget and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Before making your selection, be sure to carefully review the feedback, double-check the pickup location, and verify other important details.

Hertz

8.7
Very good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.9

Budget

8.4
Very good
13 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.5
Good
13 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

6.6

Avis

6.1
Okay
13 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

5.9

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

5.7

Easirent

1 location

Best Athens, GA car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Athens, GA. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 5 rental car agencies in Athens, GA with an average daily rate of $39. Data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to renting a car in Athens. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Dodge Charger$32/day
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Dodge Charger
Nissan Sentra$32/day
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Nissan Sentra
Chevrolet Cruze$32/day
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Chevrolet Cruze

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Athens, GA, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 17, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Athens?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $66/day when booking a rental car in Athens. The best deal a user found was for $36/day from Turo, booked on Apr. 14.

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (8.7 rating), Budget (8.4 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Athens.

  • What are gas prices like in Athens?

    The average gas price in Athens is $3.86/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $46 and $66 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Athens for a week from Enterprise Rent-A-Car?

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers rental cars in Athens for about $559 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Athens for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in Athens it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 67%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 53 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 Athens?

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

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

    Turo currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 73% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Athens. Typically, a monthly car rental in Athens can be found for $2,396. You can find car rental deals to be on average $80 a day.

  • How much is a car rental in Athens for a weekend?

    Car rental prices in Athens are typically $83 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Compact to save money on your trip to $83. Our users have found prices for Compact car rentals in May to be on average $77 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Athens?

    The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Athens is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Luxury car rentals in Athens, GA

Find luxury car rental deals in Athens, GA from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Athens, GA cost an average of $50 per day. Price data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
Check out some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in the Athens area. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Audi A4$34/day
5
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Audi A4
Chrysler 300$36/day
5
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A/C
Chrysler 300
Audi A4$38/day
5
2
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A/C
Audi A4

Van rentals in Athens, GA

Find van rental deals in Athens, GA from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Athens, GA cost an average of $51 per day. Price data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
Have a look at some of the best options for renting a car in Athens we've found at this time. If you're not finding the van rental that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Kia Sedona$39/day
5
4
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Kia Sedona
Chrysler Town & Country$43/day
5
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A/C
Chrysler Town & Country
Dodge Grand Caravan$45/day
5
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Athens, GA

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Athens, GA. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Athens, GA. Deals were last updated on April 17, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Athens, GA. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($32+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

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