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Jackson, MS car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Jackson, MS. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of gas per gallon

$3.90

Average price per day

$65

Cheapest price per day

$32

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Jackson, MS 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 May 24, 2024.

January

$50

February

$60

March

$76

April

$59

May

$62

June

$65

July

$58

August

$56

September

$58

October

$63

November

$62

December

$54

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Jackson is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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 Jackson, MS

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Jackson, MS to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Small cars

$49 - $86

All Car Types

$67 - $104

To rent a small car in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $64/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Jackson, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$86/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a small car saves you 23% 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 Jackson small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $68/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Jackson, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$80/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a medium car saves you 17% 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 Jackson medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Jackson, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$115/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, 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 Jackson large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Jackson, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$116/day). In fact, April is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a SUV 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 Jackson SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $124/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a van in Jackson, the United States (~$105/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$165/day). In fact, May is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a van is 34% 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 Jackson van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $111/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Jackson, the United States (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$130/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a luxury 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 Jackson luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Jackson, the United States, you would pay an average price of $141/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Jackson, the United States (~$114/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$180/day). In fact, December is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Jackson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Jackson, renting a convertible is 42% 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.

Ford Focus$32/day
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Ford Fiesta$32/day
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Tips for renting a car in Jackson

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Jackson, MS including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on May 24, 2024.
  • Car Rentals in Jackson offer a convenient option for exploring the Mississippi capital and nearby areas. You can comfortably drive to various parts of the city with no public transport reach and stop at popular attractions along the way. It’s the best option, especially if you have excess luggage. You can drive south to Gulfport and Biloxi and enjoy the beaches, casinos, and fresh seafood, or head southwest to Clark Creek Natural Area. This natural area offers scenic hiking trails and waterfalls, making it an excellent spot for nature lovers.
  • If you’re visiting Jackson, MS, the best airport to fly into is Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, approximately 12 miles east of Jackson. Different car rental agencies, including Avis, Budget, Hertz, National, Alamo, Thrifty, and Payless, are available onsite. The car rental counter is located on Level 1 of the Terminal, accessible from the Baggage Claim Area. You can also fly into Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (PIB), around 88 miles from Jackson. The closest major airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), around 178 miles from the city. These airports host different car rental agencies.
  • Driving in Jackson, MS is generally easy. The city has a good road network with well-maintained roads. They are also properly marked with clear signs. You may encounter a few challenges driving in certain parts of the city. Jackson has several narrow, one-way streets, which may be difficult to maneuver with a large vehicle. Speed bumps are common in most parts of Jackson, so drive cautiously and slow down when you see them. You’ll likely encounter high human and motorized traffic. Slow down as you approach highly-populated zones and pedestrian crossings.

Top rental agencies in Jackson, MS

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Jackson, MS known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Jackson, MS. Reviews were last updated on May 24, 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Jackson area such as National, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Alamo. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

National

1 location

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.2
Good
28 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

6.6

Alamo

7.1
Good
15 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.0

Avis

7.0
Good
5 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

7.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.7

Payless

7.0
Good
9 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.6

Budget

6.8
Okay
18 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.9

Hertz

5.1
Fair
28 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

5.8

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

4.9

Easirent

1 location

Best Jackson, MS car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Jackson, MS. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Jackson, MS with an average daily rate of $43. Data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Jackson area. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Ford Focus$32/day
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Ford Focus
Ford Fiesta$32/day
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Ford Fiesta
Hyundai Tucson$34/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Jackson, MS, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on May 24, 2024.
  • Which roads are the busiest during rush hour in Jackson, MS?

    Jackson, MS, is relatively large, and traffic can be heavy during rush hour, typically from 7 am to 8 am and 4 pm to 6 pm. The busiest roads during rush hour in Jackson include I-20, especially in the areas around the Jackson Medical Mall and the downtown area; I-55, especially in the areas around the Jackson State University and the Metrocenter Mall; US-49, mainly in the areas around Jackson International Airport and the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and Highway 80 in the areas around the Interstate 55 split and the Jackson Zoo. Traffic can also get busy in Jackson during peak tourist season, especially in the summer months. Plan your trip to avoid getting caught up in traffic.

  • What documents do I need to rent a car in Jackson, MS?

    Car rentals in Jackson request different documents, which may vary from one provider to another. The general documents needed to rent a car in Jackson include a valid driver’s license, additional identification documents (a valid and original photo ID or passport), and a credit card from a major provider for payment. Most car rental agencies require a driver’s license that has been valid for at least a year. Some car rental agencies ask for an International Driving Permit (IDP). The minimum age to rent a car in Jackson, MS, is 21. Some agencies have their minimum age limit at 25. Renters under 25 may incur a young driver’s fee.

  • Which car rentals in Jackson, MS have vehicles for customers with disabilities?

    Several car rental agencies in Jackson, MS offer vehicles designed for renters with disabilities, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Hertz, Avis, and Alamo. You’ll find vehicles fitted with adaptive driving devices such as a steering wheel spinner knob, hand controls, a swivel seat, left foot accelerators, pedal extension, and a panoramic mirror. Avis offers vehicles with a transfer board for easy transfers from a wheelchair into or out of the car. Alamo and Enterprise have the option of an additional driver for renters with disabilities who don’t have a valid driver’s license. The availability of these vehicles may vary by location, so contact your provider in advance.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Jackson?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $65/day when booking a rental car in Jackson. The best deal a user found was for $33/day from Surprise Agency, booked on May 19.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Jackson from the following companies over the past two weeks: Alamo ($32/day), Turo ($47/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($53/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.2 rating), Avis (7.0 rating) and Payless (7.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Jackson.

  • What are gas prices like in Jackson?

    The average gas price in Jackson is $3.90/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $46 and $67 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Jackson for a week from Budget?

    Budget is one of the top picks in Jackson. They can have you in a rental car for about $599 per week on average.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 69% on a rental car in Jackson. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Jackson?

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

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

    You can potentially save up to 74% on a month-long rental by booking with Surprise Agency. Surprise Agency is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Jackson can cost you on average $2,565 a month or $86 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

    $80 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Jackson, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Jackson, then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of June, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $80/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Jackson?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Mini (Chrysler Pacifica) in Jackson, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Jackson, MS

Find small car rental deals in Jackson, MS from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Jackson, MS cost an average of $65 per day. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
Hyundai i10$61/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$62/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$65/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Jackson, MS

Find luxury car rental deals in Jackson, MS from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Jackson, MS cost an average of $58 per day. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
Reserve a luxury car rental in Jackson by selecting one of these great deals available. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Chrysler 300$36/day
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Chrysler 300
Chrysler 300$45/day
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4$47/day
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Audi A4

Van rentals in Jackson, MS

Find van rental deals in Jackson, MS from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Jackson, MS cost an average of $65 per day. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
In terms of van rentals in Jackson, these are some the best options we've found at this time. 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.
Chrysler Town & Country$55/day
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Chrysler Town & Country
Toyota Sienna$60/day
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Toyota Sienna
Kia Sedona$66/day
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Kia Sedona

Car rentals by fuel type in Jackson, MS

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Jackson, MS. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Jackson, MS. Deals were last updated on May 24, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Jackson, MS. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($33+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

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