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Cheap Car Rentals in Grand Rapids from $29

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Grand Rapids car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Grand Rapids. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 26, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.48

Average price per day

$63

Cheapest price per day

$29

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Grand Rapids?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Grand Rapids 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 26, 2024.

January

$50

February

$55

March

$62

April

$56

May

$58

June

$67

July

$69

August

$71

September

$57

October

$60

November

$52

December

$51

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Grand Rapids is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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 Grand Rapids

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Grand Rapids 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 26, 2024.

Small cars

$48 - $81

All Car Types

$60 - $111

To rent a small car in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $65/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$81/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a small car saves you 19% 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 Grand Rapids small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $65/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$79/day). In fact, December is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, 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 Grand Rapids medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $99/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$171/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a large car is 20% 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 Grand Rapids large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$92/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a SUV 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 Grand Rapids SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $126/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$102/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$183/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a van is 37% 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 pickup truck in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $57/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$130/day). In fact, March is about 11% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a pickup truck saves you 29% 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 Grand Rapids pickup truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $91/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$103/day). In fact, November is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, 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. Here are the best Grand Rapids luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Grand Rapids, the United States, you would pay an average price of $63/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Grand Rapids, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$158/day). In fact, December is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Grand Rapids. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Grand Rapids, renting a convertible saves you 22% 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.

Kia Picanto$29/day
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Kia Picanto
Hyundai Venue$30/day
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Hyundai Venue
Toyota Corolla$35/day
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Top rental agencies in Grand Rapids

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Grand Rapids known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Grand Rapids. Reviews were last updated on February 26, 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Grand Rapids, such as Budget, Alamo and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Budget

7.2
Good
104 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.0

Alamo

8.9
Very good
39 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.9

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.6

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very good
48 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.9

Dollar

7.7
Good
46 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.5

Hertz

7.0
Good
58 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.8

National

8.8
Very good
10 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.3

Avis

7.3
Good
28 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

6.7

Fox

1 location

Best Grand Rapids car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Grand Rapids. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Grand Rapids with an average daily rate of $39. Data was last updated on February 26, 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Grand Rapids. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Kia Picanto$29/day
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Kia Picanto
Nissan Versa$30/day
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Nissan Versa
Toyota Corolla$30/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Grand Rapids, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 26, 2024.

What are the requirements to rent a car in Grand Rapids?

You will have to have a valid government-issued driver’s license to get car rentals in Grand Rapids. Ensure that the license is valid throughout the entire duration of your cheap car rental in Grand Rapids. If you are a foreigner, you can use a driver’s license from your home country in English. If it is not in English, you will have to acquire an International Driver’s Permit that you will use together with your original license.

What are the rules for driving in Grand Rapids?

Ensure that you are driving on the right-hand lane of the road with your seatbelt and that of the front-seat passenger fastened. Children under the age of 16 must sit in the back seat, and those below the age of eight must sit in a secure child seat in the back seat with the seat belt fastened. When driving your Grand Rapids car rentals, your blood alcohol content should always be below the maximum limit of 0.08%. Always confirm that you have carried your license and identification documents before you start driving. Maintain the average speed limit of 55 mph for the public roadways and 70 mph for expressways. Before picking up your car rentals in Grand Rapids, ensure that you look out for any recent law changes with the department of motor vehicles.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Grand Rapids?

The best rental cars in Grand Rapids are the ones that meet your needs. Enjoy the scenic views by taking a road trip in an economy car rental like the Mitsubishi Mirage or Kia Rio, which are small enough to navigate traffic, especially during peak hours. If you want to take a long trip in a fuel-efficient car that will accommodate a group of people with their luggage, try a standard-size car like the Volkswagen Jetta or a standard-size SUV like the Toyota 4Runner. Book your cheap car rentals through Cheapflights, where you will find different car rental locations in Grand Rapids.

What type are the best places to park in Grand Rapids?

The downtown area of Grand Rapids is swamped with parking lots, public and private parking garages, and metered street spaces. Due to the overwhelming traffic, especially at peak hours, you will find that it is not easy to maneuver and access these parking slots. The best time to street park rental cars in Grand Rapids is during the weekends and after 6 pm because it is free. You can park your Grand Rapids car rentals at the Weston commerce ramp or the Monroe center ramp for $4 and $5 for two hours, respectively. Alternatively, you can park your rental cars in the Scribner and McConnell Lot.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Grand Rapids?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $63/day when booking a rental car in Grand Rapids. The best deal a user found was for $29/day from Surprise Agency, booked on Feb. 18.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Grand Rapids?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Grand Rapids from the following companies over the past two weeks: Turo ($29/day), Dollar ($30/day), and Budget ($30/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (9.1 rating), National (8.7 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Grand Rapids.

What are gas prices like in Grand Rapids?

The average gas price in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the most popular car rental companies in Grand Rapids, offering car rentals for around $385 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Grand Rapids it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 28%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 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 Grand Rapids?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Grand Rapids.

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

Our recent data shows that Surprise Agency can potentially be 64% below the average car rental price in Grand Rapids. Check prices and availability for Surprise Agency and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Grand Rapids is on average $1,649 a month or $55 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Grand Rapids car rental.

How much is a car rental in Grand Rapids for a weekend?

It costs $81 for a weekend car rental in Grand Rapids, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Grand Rapids in March, prices are $74 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Grand Rapids?

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

Small car rentals in Grand Rapids

Find small car rental deals in Grand Rapids from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Grand Rapids cost an average of $45 per day. Price data was last updated on February 26, 2024.
Hyundai i10$40/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$41/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$41/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Grand Rapids

Find luxury car rental deals in Grand Rapids from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Grand Rapids cost an average of $46 per day. Price data was last updated on February 26, 2024.
Check out some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in the Grand Rapids area. Be sure that the car type, dates, pickup location and other key details suit your needs.
BMW 3 Series$38/day
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BMW 3 Series
Cadillac CT5$39/day
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Cadillac CT5
Mercedes-Benz E-Class$39/day
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Van rentals in Grand Rapids

Find van rental deals in Grand Rapids from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Grand Rapids cost an average of $48 per day. Price data was last updated on February 26, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on van rentals in the Grand Rapids area at the moment. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.
Chrysler Town & Country$47/day
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Chrysler Town & Country
Dodge Grand Caravan$47/day
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Dodge Grand Caravan
Chrysler Town & Country$48/day
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Chrysler Town & Country

Car rentals by fuel type in Grand Rapids

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Grand Rapids. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Grand Rapids. Deals were last updated on February 26, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Grand Rapids. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($30+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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