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Austin Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyFOX
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$59
Cheapest price per day$24

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

January

$48

February

$61

March

$83

April

$74

May

$66

June

$71

July

$67

August

$62

September

$65

October

$81

November

$71

December

$65

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Austin 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 Austin

In Austin, there are 71 active rental locations from 27 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Austin in the past week - currently priced from $27/day. View deals for 7 car types available to rent in this destination:

Compare available car types for rental in Austin

Small Cars

$43 - $82

All Car Types

$74 - $124

To rent a Small car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $65/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Austin, the United States (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$82/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Small 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 Austin Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $72/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Austin, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$87/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Medium car saves you 28% 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 Austin Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Austin, the United States (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Large car saves you 17% 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 Austin Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Austin, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$104/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a SUV car saves you 12% 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 Austin SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $126/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Austin, the United States (~$107/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$152/day). In fact, July is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Van car is 23% 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 Austin Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $76/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Austin, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$250/day). In fact, December is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 24% 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 Austin Pickup Truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $120/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Austin, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$162/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, 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 Austin Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Austin, the United States, you would pay an average price of $129/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Austin, the United States (~$104/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$160/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Austin. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Austin, renting a Convertible car is 24% 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.

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Chevrolet Spark$34/day
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Top rental agencies in Austin

All major car rental suppliers in Austin

Enterprise

7.9
Good
114 reviews20 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.7

Advantage

7.0
Good
125 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

Budget

6.3
Okay
168 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.3

Hertz

6.1
Okay
404 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Fox

6.0
Okay
398 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

6.0

Alamo

9.0
Wonderful
98 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

8.7

Dollar

6.7
Okay
88 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.6

Avis

6.4
Okay
81 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.0

Best Austin Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Austin recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Austin?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $59/day when booking a rental car in Austin. The best deal a user found was for $24/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Austin?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Austin from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($33/day), Budget ($35/day), and Dollar ($36/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Silvercar (9.8 rating), Alamo (9.0 rating) and National (8.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Austin.

What are gas prices like in Austin?

The average gas price in Austin 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 Austin for a week from Fox?

Fox offers rental cars in Austin for about $382 per week on average.

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

Booking your car rental early can save you up to 6% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 20 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Austin.

Can I rent a car for a month in Austin?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Austin 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 Austin. Typically, a monthly car rental in Austin can be found for $1,637. You can find car rental deals to be on average $55 a day.

How much is a car rental in Austin for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Austin are typically $79 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 $79. Our users have found prices for Compact car rentals in February to be on average $57 per day.

What car do most people rent in Austin?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Austin is Standard (Chrysler PT Cruiser) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Austin

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Austin from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Austin

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Austin van rentals.

Car type options available for Austin

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