Hilton Head Island

Cheap Car Rentals in Hilton Head Island from $40

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Hilton Head Island car rentals in 2024

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

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$75

Cheapest price per day

$40

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Hilton Head Island?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Hilton Head Island 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

$47

February

$59

March

$70

April

$75

May

$66

June

$74

July

$71

August

$78

September

$62

October

$70

November

$71

December

$62

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Hilton Head Island 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 Hilton Head Island

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Hilton Head Island 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

$50 - $93

All Car Types

$60 - $110

To rent a small car in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$93/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, 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 Hilton Head Island small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $80/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, renting a medium car saves you 11% 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 Hilton Head Island medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $99/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$134/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, renting a large car is 9% 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 Hilton Head Island large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $97/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$138/day). In fact, December is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, renting a SUV is 8% 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 Hilton Head Island SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $130/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$167/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, 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.

To rent a luxury car in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$156/day). In fact, October is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, renting a luxury car is 3% 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 Hilton Head Island luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Hilton Head Island, the United States, you would pay an average price of $141/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Hilton Head Island, the United States (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$216/day). In fact, November is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Hilton Head Island. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Hilton Head Island, renting a convertible is 36% 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.

Kia Picanto$40/day
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Hyundai Venue$48/day
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Hyundai Venue
Toyota Corolla$51/day
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Top rental agencies in Hilton Head Island

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Hilton Head Island known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Hilton Head Island. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Hilton Head Island, including Budget, National and Alamo. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Budget

6.8
Okay
56 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.7

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.9

Alamo

8.8
Very good
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.4

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8
Good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

8.2

Thrifty

7.6
Good
9 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.2

Dollar

7.0
Good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.5

Avis

6.4
Okay
16 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

5.9

Hertz

4.3
Mediocre
15 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

3.7

Best Hilton Head Island car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Hilton Head Island. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Hilton Head Island with an average daily rate of $50. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Peruse the best Hilton Head Island car rental deals we've found. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Kia Picanto$40/day
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Kia Picanto
Nissan Sylphy$43/day
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Nissan Sylphy
Chevrolet Impala$46/day
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Chevrolet Impala

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Hilton Head Island, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Hilton Head Island?

    You have to be at least 21 years old to book car rentals in Hilton Head Island, like electric car rentals or economy car rentals. Make sure you have your identification document and valid government-issued driver’s license as you pick up your car rentals in Hilton Head Island. Foreigners should carry their passport and valid driver’s license issued by their home country. Ensure that it will not expire during the duration of your car rental agreement because the rental company will not assist you. Additionally, most car rentals in Hilton Head Island require you to have a credit card regardless of your nationality.

  • What are the rules for driving in Hilton Head Island?

    Always drive on the right-hand side of the road and keep to the right lane unless you are passing. Maintain an average speed of 25 mph when driving Hilton Head Island car rentals. However, when you get to suburban areas and highways, do not exceed the speed limit of 75 mph. Before you drive off in a cheap rental car in Hilton Head Island, make sure your seatbelt and that of the front-seat passenger are fastened. If you have children below the age of seven years old, ensure that they are fastened in a secure child seat in the car's back seat. Hilton Head Island has a blood alcohol concentration limit of 0.08%. Make sure you check for any updates with the department of motor vehicles for recent law changes.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Hilton Head Island?

    The Hilton Head Island area has heavy traffic during rush hour, especially if you pass through the Hilton Head Bridge or the Tanger Outlets. The best Hilton Head Island car rentals are a compact car like a Nissan Versa or Mitsubishi Mirage. This category of rental cars in Hilton Head Island will help you maneuver and navigate the heavy traffic, especially during rush hour, and accommodate up to four or five passengers. Take your family to the various attractions and enjoy the coastal landscape in Hilton Head Island with a minivan like the Chrysler Voyager that accommodates up to seven passengers and has enough room for luggage.

  • What are the best places to park in Hilton Head Island?

    There are so many parking spots for your cheap car rental in Hilton Head Islands, such as garages, on-street metered parking, off-street parking spots, and valet. They are mostly located close to public beaches like Islanders Beach Park, Alder Coligny Beach Park, Burkes Beach, Lane Beach, Folly Field Beach Park, and Drissen Beach Park. This last beach, located off south forest beach drive on Alder Lane, has 23 metered parking spots. Alternatively, you can park your rental cars in Hilton Head Island in the garages and parking lots within the area at a fee. They include Palmetto Garage Doors and Shelburne Advertising.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Hilton Head Island?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $75/day when booking a rental car in Hilton Head Island. The best deal a user found was for $46/day from Turo, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Hilton Head Island?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Hilton Head Island from the following companies over the past two weeks: Turo ($40/day), Budget ($48/day), and Avis ($54/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Hilton Head Island?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (10.0 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.3 rating) and Budget (6.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Hilton Head Island.

  • What are gas prices like in Hilton Head Island?

    The average gas price in Hilton Head Island 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 Hilton Head Island for a week from Budget?

    From Budget you can rent a car in Hilton Head Island from about $515 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Hilton Head Island for the best price?

    Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 37% in Hilton Head Island - we recommend booking at least 7days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Hilton Head Island?

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

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Hilton Head Island for a month?

    You can potentially save up to 56% 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 Hilton Head Island can cost you on average $2,208 a month or $74 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car rental in Hilton Head Island for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car rental in Hilton Head Island is $94. Renting a Economy is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Hilton Head Island. For the month of May, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Hilton Head Island for as low as $82/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Hilton Head Island?

    The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Hilton Head Island is Standard (Chevrolet Volt) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Luxury car rentals in Hilton Head Island

Find luxury car rental deals in Hilton Head Island from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Hilton Head Island cost an average of $69 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Ride in luxury during your trip to Hilton Head Island by selecting one these great deals we've found. Verify the details of your rental before completing your reservation to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Audi A4$54/day
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Audi A4
Audi A4$57/day
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Audi A4
Audi A4$57/day
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Audi A4

Van rentals in Hilton Head Island

Find van rental deals in Hilton Head Island from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Hilton Head Island cost an average of $67 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
If you're in need of a larger vehicle, check out some of the deals we've found on van rentals in Hilton Head Island. To provide you with as many options as possible, we're constantly adding new deals so check back soon if you're not finding the one right for you.
Kia Sedona$48/day
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Kia Sedona
Kia Sedona$52/day
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Kia Sedona
Kia Sedona$58/day
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Kia Sedona

Car rentals by fuel type in Hilton Head Island

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

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Hilton Head Island. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($45+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Airport car rentals in Hilton Head Island
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