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Brownsville car rentals in 2024

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

Most popular company

ENTERPRISE

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$73

Cheapest price per day

$26

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

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

January

$52

February

$59

March

$71

April

$69

May

$65

June

$66

July

$70

August

$64

September

$64

October

$59

November

$64

December

$58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Brownsville 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Brownsville

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Brownsville 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 18, 2024.

Small cars

$55 - $84

All Car Types

$73 - $97

To rent a small car in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $68/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Brownsville, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$84/day). In fact, December is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a small car saves you 21% 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 Brownsville small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $71/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Brownsville, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$87/day). In fact, June is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a medium car saves you 18% 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 Brownsville medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $108/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Brownsville, the United States (~$87/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$140/day). In fact, January is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a large car is 21% 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 Brownsville large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Brownsville, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$110/day). In fact, February is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a SUV is 7% 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 Brownsville SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $123/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a van in Brownsville, the United States (~$107/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$148/day). In fact, August is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a van is 30% 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 Brownsville van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Brownsville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Brownsville, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$177/day). In fact, October is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Brownsville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Brownsville, renting a luxury car is 13% 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.

Ford Fiesta$40/day
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Hyundai Kona$40/day
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Tips for renting a car in Brownsville

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Brownsville including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • There are a couple of things to keep in mind when driving Brownsville car rentals. First, rush hour traffic in Brownsville can be problematic, particularly during peak commuting times. The roads that are most affected by traffic congestion include Interstate 69E, US-77, and US-83. If you're driving in Brownsville during rush hour, it's best to plan your route ahead of time and try to avoid these roads if possible. Second, while Brownsville doesn't typically receive a lot of snow or ice during the winter months, heavy rain and flooding can be a concern, particularly in low-lying areas of the city. If there's heavy rain in the forecast, it's important to be cautious when driving and avoid any areas that are known to flood.
  • It is possible to find eco-friendly car rental options in Brownsville, TX, although the availability may be limited. Some major car rental companies offer hybrid or electric cars in their fleets. To rent an eco-friendly car, you will typically need to meet the same requirements as for renting any other type of car, such as having a valid driver's license and credit card. However, some rental companies may have additional requirements for renting electric or hybrid vehicles, such as minimum age restrictions or additional insurance coverage.
  • To rent a car in Brownsville, there are some basic requirements that need to be met. Most rental car companies in Brownsville require renters to be at least 21 years old, but some may have a minimum age requirement of 25 years. Additionally, some companies may charge a surcharge for renters under the age of 25. A valid driver's license is required to rent a car in Brownsville but International renters may need to provide an International Driver's Permit (IDP) in addition to their home country driver's license. Moreover, a major credit card or debit card is required to book and pay for the rental car. Cash payments or prepaid cards may not be accepted by car rental companies.

Top rental agencies in Brownsville

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Brownsville known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Brownsville. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Brownsville, such as Hertz, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Dollar. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Hertz

7.5
Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

7.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.6
Okay
21 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.5

Dollar

6.0
Okay
11 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Budget

5.5
Fair
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

5.5

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

National

5.4
Fair
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.5

Avis

5.0
Fair
16 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.7

Overall

5.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

4.7

Easirent

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Best Brownsville car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Brownsville. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Brownsville with an average daily rate of $37. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Brownsville area. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Ford Focus Sedan$26/day
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Ford Focus Sedan
Chevrolet Colorado$27/day
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Chevrolet Colorado
Chevrolet Trailblazer$28/day
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Chevrolet Trailblazer

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Brownsville, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What is the best location to rent a car in Brownsville?

    The best location to rent a car in Brownsville, TX is at the airport, Brownsville Airport (BRO). BRO is about 4 miles from Brownsville. This location is especially convenient for travelers who are arriving at BRO and want to avoid the hassle of arranging transportation to and from a rental car office. The rental car offices at Brownsville Airport are located in the terminal building, near the baggage claim area. The major car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, and Hertz.

  • What are the child car safety seat rules in Brownsville?

    Children under the age of 8 must ride in a car safety seat or a booster seat unless they are taller than 4'9" including when riding in cheap car rentals in Brownsville. Children above this age should ride in a front-facing car seat with a harness until they reach the car seat's height and/or weight limit. Car rental companies in Brownsville usually offer child safety seats for an additional fee. The fee can vary depending on the company and the type of seat required. Some companies may also offer a discount for customers who rent a car seat for an extended period of time.

  • What are the benefits of renting a car in Brownsville?

    Brownsville is situated close to a number of popular tourist destinations, including South Padre Island and the Gladys Porter Zoo. Renting a car makes it easier to get to these places and explore them at your own pace. When you rent a car in Brownsville, you have the flexibility to go wherever you want, whenever you want, without having to rely on public transportation or ride-sharing services. Furthermore, renting a car in Brownsville can be relatively affordable, particularly if you compare it to the cost of taking taxis or ride-sharing services over an extended period of time.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Brownsville?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $73/day when booking a rental car in Brownsville. The best deal a user found was for $41/day from Turo, booked on Apr. 14.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Brownsville from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($27/day), Turo ($33/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($40/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (7.5 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (6.6 rating) and Dollar (6.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Brownsville.

  • What are gas prices like in Brownsville?

    The average gas price in Brownsville 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 Brownsville for a week from Enterprise Rent-A-Car?

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car is one of the most popular car rental companies in Brownsville, offering car rentals for around $549 per week on average.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Brownsville it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 61%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 45 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 Brownsville?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Brownsville. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

    You can potentially save up to 71% on a month-long rental by booking with Turo. Turo is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Brownsville can cost you on average $2,353 a month or $78 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

    It costs $68 for a weekend car rental in Brownsville, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Pickup truck as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Brownsville in May, prices are $64 per day on average.

  • What car do most people rent in Brownsville?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Compact (Mitsubishi Mirage G4) in Brownsville, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Brownsville

Find small car rental deals in Brownsville from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Brownsville cost an average of $54 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Hyundai i10$30/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$30/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$41/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Brownsville

Find luxury car rental deals in Brownsville from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Brownsville cost an average of $64 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on upscale car rentals in Brownsville. Verify the details of your rental before completing your reservation to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Chrysler 300$41/day
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4$43/day
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Audi A4
Audi A4$43/day
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Audi A4

Van rentals in Brownsville

Find van rental deals in Brownsville from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Brownsville cost an average of $93 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Brownsville. Be sure to check back often to find alternative deals on van rentals.
Toyota Sienna$36/day
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Toyota Sienna
Dodge Grand Caravan$43/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan$46/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Brownsville

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

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Brownsville. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($40+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Airport car rentals in Brownsville
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