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Cheap Car Rentals in Kansas City

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Kansas City Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per gallon$3.75
Average price per day$74
Cheapest price per day$31

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Kansas City?

January

$63

February

$65

March

$78

April

$71

May

$82

June

$84

July

$84

August

$77

September

$70

October

$79

November

$70

December

$74

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kansas City is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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.

Popular Car Types in Kansas City

There are currently 23 rental locations operating in Kansas City spread across 11 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Kansas City is Small at $31 a day. Below are all the 7 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Kansas City

Small Cars

$56 - $85

All Car Types

$77 - $120

To rent a Small car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $72/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Kansas City, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$85/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Small car saves you 27% 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 Kansas City Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $77/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Kansas City, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$88/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Medium 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 Kansas City Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Kansas City, the United States (~$79/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$110/day). In fact, August is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Large car saves you 7% 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 Kansas City Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $91/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Kansas City, the United States (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$122/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, 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 Kansas City SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $137/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Kansas City, the United States (~$108/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$189/day). In fact, November is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Van car is 28% 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 Kansas City Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $109/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Kansas City, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$129/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Luxury car is 10% 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 Kansas City Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Kansas City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $131/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Kansas City, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$241/day). In fact, January is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Kansas City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kansas City, renting a Convertible car is 25% 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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Hyundai Venue$33/day
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Top rental agencies in Kansas City

All major car rental suppliers in Kansas City

Alamo

8.9
Very good
138 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.6

Hertz

6.8
Okay
110 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.4

Thrifty

7.7
Good
44 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.5

Dollar

7.6
Good
75 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.1

Avis

7.4
Good
77 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.4

Budget

7.1
Good
46 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

Enterprise

7.0
Good
45 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.1

National

7.6
Good
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.5

Best Kansas City Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Kansas City?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $74/day when booking a rental car in Kansas City. The best deal a user found was for $31/day from Thrifty, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Kansas City?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Kansas City from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($38/day), Avis ($42/day), and Hertz ($46/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.9 rating), Thrifty (7.7 rating) and National (7.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Kansas City.

What are gas prices like in Kansas City?

The average gas price in Kansas City is $3.75/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $45 and $64 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Kansas City for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty offers rental cars in Kansas City for about $354 per week on average.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting the vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 19% on your car rental. For a below average price in Kansas City, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 14 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Kansas City?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Kansas City it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Kansas City can be found for about $1,515, with the average price for a rental being around $51 a day. Book with Thrifty, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 51% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Kansas City.

How much is a car rental in Kansas City for a weekend?

$80 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Kansas City. To save money, consider booking a Intermediate car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in March, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $73 per day.

What car do most people rent in Kansas City?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Kansas City is Economy (Chevrolet Spark) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Kansas City

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Kansas City from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Kansas City

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Kansas City van rentals.

Car type options available for Kansas City

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