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Cheap Car Rentals in Kentucky

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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Kentucky?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Kentucky

Price

$41 - $113

Out of all the popular cities in Kentucky, Paducah is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $41/day. Renting a car in Paducah is 64% cheaper than renting one in Murray where the per day rate is around $113. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Kentucky to get a rental car in are: Lexington ($43/day), Frankfort ($44/day), and Louisville ($47/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Louisville should expect to spend around $47/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Kentucky is Louisville.

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

January

$51

February

$52

March

$65

April

$63

May

$66

June

$73

July

$73

August

$63

September

$61

October

$72

November

$62

December

$58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kentucky 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 Kentucky

There are, in total, 14,375 car rental locations in Kentucky that are operated by 248 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: $32/day). Explore 6 car types currently offered from Kentucky rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Kentucky

Small Cars

$51 - $92

All Car Types

$76 - $113

To rent a Small car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $69/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Kentucky (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$92/day). In fact, December is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Small car saves you 28% 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 Kentucky Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $77/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Kentucky (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$88/day). In fact, February is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Medium 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 Kentucky Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $93/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Kentucky (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$131/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Large car saves you 3% 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 Kentucky Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $97/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Kentucky (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$116/day). In fact, February is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a SUV 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 Kentucky SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $141/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Kentucky (~$97/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$174/day). In fact, February is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Van car is 33% 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 Kentucky Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $91/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Kentucky (~$83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$106/day). In fact, December is about 10% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Luxury car saves you 5% 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 Kentucky Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $100/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Kentucky (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$153/day). In fact, March is about 58% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Kentucky, renting a Convertible car is 4% 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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Top rental agencies in Kentucky

All major car rental suppliers in Kentucky

Alamo

8.5
Very good
107 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Enterprise

7.4
Good
105 reviews37 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.2

Hertz

7.2
Good
137 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.2

Budget

6.9
Okay
110 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.9

Thrifty

7.5
Good
58 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4

Dollar

6.9
Okay
94 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

7.0

Avis

6.4
Okay
33 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.5

National

8.6
Very good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.1

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Kentucky?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $63/day when booking a rental car in Kentucky. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Hertz, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Kentucky?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Kentucky from the following companies over the past two weeks: Thrifty ($40/day), Budget ($53/day), and Hertz ($56/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Super Cheap (10.0 rating) and Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Kentucky.

What are gas prices like in Kentucky?

The average gas price in Kentucky is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Kentucky for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the most popular car rental companies in Kentucky, offering car rentals for around $448 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Kentucky?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Hertz offers you prices that are 68% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Kentucky for a month is $1,922. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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