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Lake Charles Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyACE
Price of gas per gallon$3.94
Average price per day$83
Cheapest price per day$43

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Lake Charles?

January

$60

February

$69

March

$98

April

$105

May

$89

June

$77

July

$66

August

$64

September

$77

October

$98

November

$97

December

$78

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Lake Charles is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Lake Charles

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Small Cars

$55 - $118

All Car Types

$65 - $161

To rent a Small car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $80/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$118/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, renting a Small car saves you 25% 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 Lake Charles Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $87/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$118/day). In fact, January is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, 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 Lake Charles Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $108/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$175/day). In fact, December is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, renting a Large car is 1% 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 Lake Charles Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $95/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$144/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, renting a SUV car saves you 12% 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 Lake Charles SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $166/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$101/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$274/day). In fact, November is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, renting a Van car 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. Here are the best Lake Charles Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $118/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$256/day). In fact, January is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Lake Charles, the United States, you would pay an average price of $50/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Lake Charles, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$132/day). In fact, February is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Lake Charles. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lake Charles, renting a Convertible car saves you 54% 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.

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Top rental agencies in Lake Charles

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Best Lake Charles Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Lake Charles?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $83/day when booking a rental car in Lake Charles. The best deal a user found was for $43/day from Avis, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Lake Charles?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Lake Charles from the following companies over the past two weeks: Ace ($48/day), Hertz ($54/day), and Avis ($73/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), Ace (8.0 rating) and Avis (6.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Lake Charles.

What are gas prices like in Lake Charles?

The average gas price in Lake Charles is $3.94/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $47 and $68 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Lake Charles for a week from Ace?

Ace is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Lake Charles. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $350 per week.

Can I rent a car for a month in Lake Charles?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Lake Charles.

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

You can potentially save up to 56% on a month-long rental by booking with Avis. Avis is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Lake Charles can cost you on average $1,500 a month or $50 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car rental in Lake Charles for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Lake Charles are typically $69 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Economy to save money on your trip to $69. Our users have found prices for Economy car rentals in October to be on average $73 per day.