Essen

Cheap Car Rentals in Essen from $20

Essen, Germany
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Essen car rentals in 2024

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

Most popular company

ENTERPRISE

Price of gas per gallon

$7.15

Average price per day

$40

Cheapest price per day

$20

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Essen 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

$31

February

$37

March

$38

April

$42

May

$47

June

$45

July

$44

August

$38

September

$42

October

$37

November

$36

December

$39

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

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Essen 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

$34 - $61

All Car Types

$56 - $111

To rent a small car in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $44/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Essen, Germany (~$34/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$61/day). In fact, July is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, renting a small car saves you 45% 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 Essen small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $63/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Essen, Germany (~$45/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$99/day). In fact, August is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, renting a medium 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.

To rent a large car in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $113/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Essen, Germany (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$202/day). In fact, November is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, renting a large car is 31% 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 Essen large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $51/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Essen, Germany (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$72/day). In fact, February is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, renting a SUV saves you 35% 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 Essen SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $144/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Essen, Germany (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$258/day). In fact, January is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, renting a van is 46% 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 luxury car in Essen, Germany, you would pay an average price of $89/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Essen, Germany (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$174/day). In fact, June is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Essen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Essen, 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 Essen luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai i10$22/day
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Hyundai i10
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan$23/day
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Chevrolet Aveo Sedan

Top rental agencies in Essen

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Essen known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Essen. Reviews were last updated on February 21, 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Essen, such as Global Rent A Car, Avis and keddy by Europcar. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

Global Rent A Car

4 locations

Avis

1 location

keddy by Europcar

4 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.6

Europcar

4 locations

Sixt

9.0
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

9.0

Budget

1 location

INTERRENT

1 location

Best Essen car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Essen. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Essen with an average daily rate of $34. Data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rentals cars in Essen. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Hyundai i10$22/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan$23/day
2
5
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A/C
Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
Nissan Versa$24/day
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A/C
Nissan Versa

Car rental FAQs

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

What is the cheapest rental car found in Essen?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $40/day when booking a rental car in Essen. The best deal a user found was for $20/day from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, booked on Feb. 11.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Essen?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Essen from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($20/day), Dollar ($24/day), and Europcar ($49/day).

What are gas prices like in Essen?

The average gas price in Essen is $7.15/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $85 and $123 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Essen for a week from Enterprise Rent-A-Car?

Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers rental cars in Essen for about $196 per week on average.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 83% to make it a great deal in Essen. Try to book at least 74 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Essen?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers you prices that are 54% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Essen for a month is $839. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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

Car rental prices in Essen are typically $62 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Mini to save money on your trip to $62. Our users have found prices for Mini car rentals in March to be on average $28 per day.

What car do most people rent in Essen?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Compact (Volkswagen Golf) in Essen, making it the most popular option.

Small car rentals in Essen

Find small car rental deals in Essen from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Essen cost an average of $37 per day. Price data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
Hyundai i10$20/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$22/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$22/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Essen

Find luxury car rental deals in Essen from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Essen cost an average of $62 per day. Price data was last updated on February 21, 2024.
Reserve a luxury car rental in Essen by selecting one of these great deals available. Double check the dates, pricing, and other key information of your reservation to make sure they're correct before proceeding.
Audi A4$58/day
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A/C
Audi A4
Chrysler 300$60/day
5
M
A/C
Chrysler 300
Audi A4$62/day
5
2
M
A/C
Audi A4
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