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Detroit Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyEXECUTIVECARRENTAL
Price of gas per gallon$3.94
Average price per day$61
Cheapest price per day$25

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

January

$58

February

$66

March

$78

April

$72

May

$75

June

$89

July

$92

August

$88

September

$77

October

$81

November

$84

December

$75

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Detroit is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 Detroit

Small Cars

$47 - $91

All Car Types

$62 - $127

To rent a Small car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $65/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Detroit, the United States (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$91/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Small 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 Detroit Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $71/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Detroit, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$105/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Medium car saves you 26% 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 Detroit Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $80/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Detroit, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$97/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Large car saves you 15% 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 Detroit Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Detroit, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$119/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a SUV car saves you 8% 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 Detroit SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $128/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Detroit, the United States (~$80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$205/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Van car is 26% 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 Detroit Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $116/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Detroit, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$170/day). In fact, January is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Luxury car 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Detroit, the United States, you would pay an average price of $122/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Detroit, the United States (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$156/day). In fact, December is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Detroit. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Detroit, renting a Convertible 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.

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Best Detroit Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Detroit?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $61/day when booking a rental car in Detroit. The best deal a user found was for $25/day from Discount Car & Truck Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.7 rating), Enterprise (8.4 rating) and National (7.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Detroit.

What are gas prices like in Detroit?

The average gas price in Detroit is $3.94/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $47 and $68 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Detroit for a week from Executive Car Rental?

Executive Car Rental is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Detroit. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $295 per week.

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

Booking early can save you upwards 16% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 12 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Detroit.

Can I rent a car for a month in Detroit?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Discount Car & Truck Rentals offers you prices that are 58% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Detroit for a month is $1,263. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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

The average price for a weekend car rental in Detroit is $87. Renting a Economy is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Detroit. For the month of October, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Detroit for as low as $68/day.