Baton Rouge

Cheap Car Rentals in Baton Rouge from $30

Baton Rouge, LA
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Baton Rouge car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Baton Rouge. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 21, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.48

Average price per day

$60

Cheapest price per day

$30

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Baton Rouge 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 February 21, 2024.

January

$53

February

$59

March

$61

April

$65

May

$65

June

$66

July

$66

August

$53

September

$57

October

$62

November

$63

December

$63

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Baton Rouge is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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 Baton Rouge

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Baton Rouge to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on February 21, 2024.

Small cars

$49 - $84

All Car Types

$86 - $116

To rent a small car in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $67/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$84/day). In fact, August is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a small car saves you 36% 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 car 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 $72/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$93/day). In fact, August is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a medium car saves you 31% 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 car 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 $101/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$142/day). In fact, August is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a large car 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 Baton Rouge large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$138/day). In fact, January is about 31% 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 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 Baton Rouge SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $143/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a van in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$127/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$167/day). In fact, August is about 12% 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 is 27% 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 pickup truck in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$152/day). In fact, March is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a pickup truck saves you 42% 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 pickup truck 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 $115/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$103/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$134/day). In fact, July is about 12% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Baton Rouge. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Baton Rouge, renting a luxury car is 10% 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 car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Baton Rouge, the United States, you would pay an average price of $136/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Baton Rouge, the United States (~$109/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$166/day). In fact, May is about 20% 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 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.

Chevrolet Spark$38/day
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Ford Focus$38/day
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Ford Focus

Top rental agencies in Baton Rouge

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Baton Rouge known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Baton Rouge. Reviews were last updated on February 21, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Baton Rouge, including Hertz, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National. Before making your selection, be sure to carefully review the feedback, double-check the pickup location, and verify other important details.

Hertz

6.1
Okay
74 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.3
Very good
27 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.3

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

9.0

Avis

6.7
Okay
14 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.0

Budget

6.4
Okay
29 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.2

GREEN MOTION

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Best Baton Rouge car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Baton Rouge. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Baton Rouge with an average daily rate of $52. Data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
Peruse the best Baton Rouge car rental deals we've found. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Toyota Corolla$30/day
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Toyota Corolla
Ford Focus Sedan$38/day
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Ford Focus Sedan
Chevrolet Spark$38/day
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Chevrolet Spark

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Baton Rouge, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 21, 2024.

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 $60/day when booking a rental car in Baton Rouge. The best deal a user found was for $31/day from Hertz, booked on Feb. 18.

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 ($30/day), Hertz ($38/day), and Turo ($42/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.7 rating), Avis (6.7 rating) and Budget (6.4 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 $3.48/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $41 and $60 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 $350 per week.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting the vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 64% on your car rental. For a below average price in Baton Rouge, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 7 days in advance.

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 46% 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 $1,498 a month or $50 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?

$111 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 $83 per day.

What car do most people rent in Baton Rouge?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Standard (Class Commercial Truck) in Baton Rouge, making it the most popular option.

Small car rentals in Baton Rouge

Find small car rental deals in Baton Rouge from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Baton Rouge cost an average of $52 per day. Price data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
Hyundai i10$43/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$43/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$43/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Baton Rouge

Find luxury car rental deals in Baton Rouge from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Baton Rouge cost an average of $49 per day. Price data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
Reserve a luxury car rental in Baton Rouge by selecting one of these great deals available. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Chrysler 300$44/day
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4$44/day
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Audi A4
Chrysler 300$48/day
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Chrysler 300

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