Baton Rouge

Cheap Car Rentals in Baton Rouge

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Baton Rouge Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per gallon$3.82
Average price per day$61
Cheapest price per day$29

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Baton Rouge?

January

$59

February

$80

March

$87

April

$95

May

$85

June

$77

July

$70

August

$59

September

$65

October

$74

November

$74

December

$64

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Baton Rouge 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.

Popular Car Types in Baton Rouge

There are currently 26 rental locations operating in Baton Rouge spread across 8 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Baton Rouge is Medium at $38 a day. Below are all the 6 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Baton Rouge

Small Cars

$48 - $86

All Car Types

$91 - $133

To rent a Small car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $71/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$86/day). In fact, January is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a Small car saves you 37% 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 Baton Rouge Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$108/day). In fact, January is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, 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 Baton Rouge Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $99/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$116/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a Large 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 Baton Rouge Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $115/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$147/day). In fact, August is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a SUV 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 Baton Rouge SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $165/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$126/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$233/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a Van car 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 Baton Rouge Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $128/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$165/day). In fact, February is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a Luxury car is 12% 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 Baton Rouge Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $157/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$515/day). In fact, April is about 74% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a Convertible car is 28% 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.

Nissan Versa$41/day
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Mini Hatch$49/day
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Kia Picanto$51/day
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Top rental agencies in Baton Rouge

All major car rental suppliers in Baton Rouge

Hertz

6.7
Okay
68 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6

Enterprise

8.3
Very good
25 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.1

Avis

6.9
Okay
13 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

7.1

Budget

6.8
Okay
23 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.4

Easirent

1 location

GREEN MOTION

1 location

National

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Baton Rouge?

You have to be at least 18 years old to get car rentals in Baton Rouge. If you want to get passenger van rentals, you have to be at least 25 years old. Additionally, you will have to present your valid government-issued driving license and credit or debit card. Foreigners will present their valid licenses issued by their home country, unless not in English. If it is not in English, then you will have to use an International Driver’s Permit together with your original license to secure car rentals in Baton Rouge.

What are the rules for driving in Baton Rouge?

Ensure that you drive your car rentals in Baton Rouge on the right side of the road. The average speed limit along the rural and urban interstate is 75 mph or 70 mph, respectively. Maintain a speed of 25 mph when driving Baton Rouge car rentals in a residential or business district. Your seatbelt and that of your front seat passenger should always be fastened when you are driving. Any child below the age of nine should be seated in the back seat with their seatbelt fastened or fastened in a secure child seat. Smoking is illegal if you have an infant in the Baton Rouge car rentals with you. The legal blood alcohol limit of 0.08% is strictly enforced. Before you pick a cheap car rental in Baton Rouge, make sure you check the department of motor vehicles for any possible changes and updates of driving laws.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Baton Rouge?

If you are looking for a cheap car rental in Baton Rouge that will meet your needs and help you maneuver through traffic, try the compact or economy car. Some have hatchbacks that offer enough room to carry extra luggage when going for road trips like the Kia Rio. Explore the area with your loved ones by booking minivan rental cars in Baton Rouge like the Chrysler Voyager. It is spacious and can accommodate up to seven passengers with enough room for luggage. Get your rental cars in Baton Rouge through Cheapflights, where you will find cars ranging from full-size, standard-size, luxury, mid-size, compact, economy, and premium.

What are the best places to park in Baton Rouge?

Baton Rouge has a lot of parking options ranging from on-street meter parking, surface parking lots, parking garages, valet parking, green park, and handicap parking. There are accessible parking spots that charge an affordable all over Baton Rouge, like Sheraton Hotel, Old Governor’s Mansion, Public Library, Hilton, Old State Patrol, and Baton Rouge River Center. On-street meter parking is free in the downtown area during the weekends and on weekdays from 6 pm. Street parking is also free on weekdays after 6 pm on the east side of the third street. Alternatively, you can try the Third Street Garage which charges $6 for every two hours.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Baton Rouge?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $61/day when booking a rental car in Baton Rouge. The best deal a user found was for $29/day from Hertz, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Baton Rouge?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Baton Rouge from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($55/day), Enterprise ($58/day), and Hertz ($63/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (8.3 rating), Avis (6.9 rating) and Budget (6.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Baton Rouge.

What are gas prices like in Baton Rouge?

The average gas price in Baton Rouge is $3.82/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $45 and $66 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Baton Rouge for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Baton Rouge. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $345 per week.

Can I rent a car for a month in Baton Rouge?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Baton Rouge for a month?

Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 60% below the average car rental price in Baton Rouge. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Baton Rouge is on average $1,477 a month or $49 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Baton Rouge car rental.

How much is a car rental in Baton Rouge for a weekend?

$103 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Baton Rouge. To save money, consider booking a Intermediate car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in March, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $111 per day.

What car do most people rent in Baton Rouge?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Full-size (Toyota Camry) in Baton Rouge, making it the most popular option.

Luxury Car Rentals in Baton Rouge

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Van Rentals in Baton Rouge

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