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Cheap Car Rentals in Columbus, GA from $38

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Columbus, GA car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Columbus, GA. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 16, 2024.

Most popular company

ENTERPRISE

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$68

Cheapest price per day

$38

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Columbus, GA 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 16, 2024.

January

$54

February

$55

March

$61

April

$64

May

$66

June

$69

July

$67

August

$61

September

$61

October

$67

November

$65

December

$63

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Columbus 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 Columbus, GA

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Columbus, GA 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 16, 2024.

Small cars

$59 - $81

All Car Types

$71 - $112

To rent a small car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $68/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Columbus, the United States (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$81/day). In fact, September is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a small car saves you 20% 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 Columbus small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $78/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Columbus, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$92/day). In fact, March is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a medium car saves you 10% 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 Columbus medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $92/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Columbus, the United States (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$126/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a large car 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 Columbus large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $105/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Columbus, the United States (~$82/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$140/day). In fact, November is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a SUV is 19% 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 Columbus SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $152/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Columbus, the United States (~$116/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$187/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a van is 44% 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 Columbus van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Columbus, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$147/day). In fact, December is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a pickup truck 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 Columbus pickup truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Columbus, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$194/day). In fact, January is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Columbus, renting a luxury 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.

Chevrolet Spark$38/day
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Chevrolet Spark
Kia Rio$43/day
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Kia Rio
Ford Focus$44/day
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Ford Focus

Top rental agencies in Columbus, GA

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Columbus, GA known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Columbus, GA. Reviews were last updated on April 16, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Columbus, including Alamo, 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.

Alamo

9.4
Wonderful
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

9.2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.8
Okay
5 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.6

National

6.6
Okay
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.5

Avis

5.4
Fair
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.4

Comfort

5.4

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.4

Budget

5.2
Fair
9 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.3

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

5.5

Hertz

5.0
Fair
11 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

6.2

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

4.8

Easirent

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Best Columbus, GA car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Columbus, GA. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Columbus, GA with an average daily rate of $48. Data was last updated on April 16, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Columbus we've found at this time. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Chevrolet Spark$38/day
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A/C
Chevrolet Spark
Nissan Versa$39/day
5
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A/C
Nissan Versa
Ford Focus Sedan$39/day
5
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A/C
Ford Focus Sedan

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Columbus, GA, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 16, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Columbus?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $68/day when booking a rental car in Columbus. The best deal a user found was for $44/day from Turo, booked on Apr. 9.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Columbus from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($39/day), Turo ($41/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($43/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (10.0 rating), Alamo (9.4 rating) and National (6.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Columbus.

  • What are gas prices like in Columbus?

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

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car is one of the top picks in Columbus. They can have you in a rental car for about $524 per week on average.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Columbus it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 82%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 68 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 Columbus?

    Typically how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Columbus however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

    You can potentially save up to 59% 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 Columbus can cost you on average $2,247 a month or $75 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

    $72 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Columbus, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Columbus, then opt for a Intermediate 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 $66/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Columbus?

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

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Small car rentals in Columbus, GA

Find small car rental deals in Columbus, GA from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Columbus, GA cost an average of $73 per day. Price data was last updated on April 16, 2024.
Hyundai i10$49/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$54/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$59/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Columbus, GA

Find luxury car rental deals in Columbus, GA from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Columbus, GA cost an average of $83 per day. Price data was last updated on April 16, 2024.
Reserve a luxury car rental in Columbus by selecting one of these great deals available. Be sure that the car type, dates, pickup location and other key details suit your needs.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class$64/day
5
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Audi A4$65/day
5
2
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A/C
Audi A4
Chrysler 300$65/day
5
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A/C
Chrysler 300

Van rentals in Columbus, GA

Find van rental deals in Columbus, GA from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Columbus, GA cost an average of $105 per day. Price data was last updated on April 16, 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Columbus. For alternative options, come back soon as deals are refreshed frequently.
Nissan Quest$73/day
5
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A/C
Nissan Quest
Dodge Grand Caravan$84/day
5
M
A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Toyota Sienna$87/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna

Car rentals by fuel type in Columbus, GA

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Columbus, GA. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Columbus, GA. Deals were last updated on April 16, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Columbus, GA. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($42+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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