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Atlanta car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Atlanta. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 18, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.63

Average price per day

$61

Cheapest price per day

$14

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Atlanta 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 abril 18, 2024.

January

$35

February

$40

March

$50

April

$56

May

$53

June

$50

July

$55

August

$52

September

$53

October

$59

November

$54

December

$46

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

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Atlanta to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 18, 2024.

Small cars

$44 - $74

All Car Types

$44 - $87

To rent a small car in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Atlanta, the United States (~$44/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$74/day). In fact, January is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a small car saves you 15% 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 Atlanta small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Atlanta, the United States (~$37/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$79/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a medium car saves you 13% 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 Atlanta medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $84/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Atlanta, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a large car is 16% 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 Atlanta large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $69/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Atlanta, the United States (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$87/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a SUV saves you 3% 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 Atlanta SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $104/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Atlanta, the United States (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$124/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a van is 32% 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 Atlanta van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Atlanta, the United States (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$155/day). In fact, December is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a pickup truck is 14% 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 rent a luxury car in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $84/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Atlanta, the United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$108/day). In fact, January is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a luxury car is 17% 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 rent a convertible in Atlanta, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Atlanta, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$130/day). In fact, January is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Atlanta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Atlanta, renting a convertible is 31% 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.

Toyota Yaris$16/day
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Toyota Yaris
Nissan Sylphy$17/day
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Nissan Sylphy

Tips for renting a car in Atlanta

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Atlanta including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on abril 18, 2024.
  • Atlanta has express lanes known as the "Georgia Express Lanes," which operate as toll lanes during certain hours of the day. These lanes are designed to offer a faster and more reliable commute for drivers willing to pay a toll. The Georgia Express Lanes include the Interstate 85 Express Lanes that run along Interstate 85 from the Chamblee Tucker Road area to the Gwinnett County line. You can also use the Interstate 75 South Metro Express Lanes located on Interstate 75 South and extend from the I-675 interchange to State Route 138. Drivers using these express lanes are required to have a Peach Pass, which is an electronic toll transponder used to pay the tolls.
  • Atlanta is conveniently located near several great destinations for day trips by car. Stone Mountain Park is located just 30 minutes east of Atlanta, and it offers scenic beauty, hiking trails, a historic plantation, and the famous Stone Mountain itself. The park also features various attractions and activities for all ages. Approximately a two-hour drive from Atlanta, Chattanooga, TN, is known for its stunning natural beauty, including Lookout Mountain and Ruby Falls. Visitors can explore the Tennessee Aquarium, stroll along the Riverwalk, and enjoy the charming downtown area.
  • In Atlanta, some of the main roads and highways experience busy driving times during the typical rush hour periods on weekdays. Interstates 75 (I-75) and 85 (I-85) are major north-south interstates that run through Atlanta and experience heavy traffic during weekday mornings from approximately 7:00 am to 9:00 am as commuters head into the city for work. In the evenings, they are busy again from around 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm as people return home. Interstate 285 (I-285), also known as the Perimeter Highway, encircles Atlanta and is heavily traveled throughout the day, especially during rush hours when commuters use it to bypass the city center. The mornings and evenings are the busiest times on this highway.

Top rental agencies in Atlanta

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Atlanta known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Atlanta. Reviews were last updated on abril 18, 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Atlanta, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car, E-Z Rent-A-Car and Sixt in Atlanta. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.5
Okay
136 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.2

E-Z Rent-A-Car

6.2
Okay
110 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.0

Sixt

6.1
Okay
126 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

6.3

Hertz

5.5
Fair
247 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.4

Thrifty

4.3
Mediocre
422 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

4.9

Overall

4.2

Pick-up/drop-off

4.2

Value

4.5

Dollar

4.1
Mediocre
500 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

5.3

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

4.5

Avis

4.4
Mediocre
84 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

5.2

Overall

4.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

4.3

Budget

6.8
Okay
8 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.3

Best Atlanta car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Atlanta. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Atlanta with an average daily rate of $25. Data was last updated on abril 18, 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rentals cars in Atlanta. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Chevrolet Cruze$14/day
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Chevrolet Cruze
Kia Picanto$16/day
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Kia Picanto
Chevrolet Equinox$17/day
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Chevrolet Equinox

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Atlanta, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on abril 18, 2024.
  • Is it possible to rent a car at an airport location in Atlanta?

    Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) provides its Rental Car Center, a convenient and comprehensive facility catering to 12 rental car brands with a diverse range of vehicles for travelers. Passengers can get to the center using the airport's train system that departs from all terminals. Moreover, the International Terminal operates a shuttle at intervals of approximately 15 minutes, ensuring smooth transportation between the International Terminal and the Rental Car Center for your ultimate convenience.

  • Where are some good spots to get a rental car in the middle of Atlanta?

    In the heart of Atlanta, you can find several reputable car rental companies offering a wide range of vehicles to suit your needs. Numerous car rental agencies have offices in the downtown area, making it easy to rent a car for local exploration or day trips from the city center. Midtown Atlanta is a vibrant neighborhood that also hosts several car rental agencies that provide easy access to popular attractions and nearby areas. As a major business and entertainment district, Buckhead is home to various car rental locations, allowing visitors to explore the city and its surroundings with ease. Atlantic Station is a mixed-use development that features rental car services, making it convenient for those staying in the area or looking to rent a car during their visit.

  • Can I drive my rental car from Atlanta to other states or into Mexico?

    You can generally drive your rental car from Atlanta to other states within the United States. Most car rental companies allow their vehicles to be driven across state lines, but it's essential to check the specific terms and conditions of your rental agreement, as some restrictions or additional fees may apply. Driving a rental car from Atlanta into Mexico is typically not allowed by most rental car companies. Taking a rental car across international borders, especially to Mexico, is generally restricted due to insurance and liability reasons. If you plan to travel to Mexico, you will need to arrange alternative transportation or consider renting a car from a local rental agency once you reach your destination in Mexico.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Atlanta?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $61/day when booking a rental car in Atlanta. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Getaround, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Atlanta?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Atlanta from the following companies over the past two weeks: Getaround ($14/day), Hertz ($25/day), and Routes Car & Truck Rentals ($27/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Fox (7.3 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (6.3 rating) and Sixt (6.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Atlanta.

  • What are gas prices like in Atlanta?

    The average gas price in Atlanta is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Atlanta for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is one of the top picks in Atlanta. They can have you in a rental car for about $443 per week on average.

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

    Booking your car rental early can save you up to 37% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Atlanta.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Atlanta?

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Atlanta it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    Getaround currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 74% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Atlanta. Typically, a monthly car rental in Atlanta can be found for $1,898. You can find car rental deals to be on average $63 a day.

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

    $76 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Atlanta, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Atlanta, then opt for a Standard rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of May, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $61/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Atlanta?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Intermediate (Nissan Rogue) in Atlanta, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Atlanta

Find small car rental deals in Atlanta from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Atlanta cost an average of $34 per day. Price data was last updated on abril 18, 2024.
Hyundai i10$32/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$33/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$33/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Atlanta

Find luxury car rental deals in Atlanta from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Atlanta cost an average of $34 per day. Price data was last updated on abril 18, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on upscale car rentals in Atlanta. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Audi A4$31/day
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Audi A4
Chrysler 300$32/day
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4$32/day
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Audi A4

Car rentals by fuel type in Atlanta

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Atlanta. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Atlanta. Deals were last updated on abril 18, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Atlanta. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($27+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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