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Cheap Car Rentals in Lansing

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Lansing Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per gallon$3.75
Average price per day$78
Cheapest price per day$37

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

January

$62

February

$62

March

$65

April

$66

May

$70

June

$84

July

$87

August

$78

September

$66

October

$74

November

$67

December

$71

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Lansing is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 Lansing

In Lansing, there are 14 active rental locations from 9 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Lansing in the past week - currently priced from $33/day. View deals for 6 car types available to rent in this destination:

Compare available car types for rental in Lansing

Small Cars

$62 - $109

All Car Types

$83 - $117

To rent a Small car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $79/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Lansing, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$109/day). In fact, November is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, 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 Lansing Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $84/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Lansing, the United States (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$108/day). In fact, October is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a Medium car saves you 14% 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 Lansing Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $102/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Lansing, the United States (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$169/day). In fact, January is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a Large car is 5% 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 Lansing Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $109/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Lansing, the United States (~$80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$132/day). In fact, October is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a SUV car is 11% 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 Lansing SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $118/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Lansing, the United States (~$88/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$153/day). In fact, September is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a Van car is 17% 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 Lansing Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Lansing, the United States (~$33/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$178/day). In fact, February is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, 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 Lansing Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Kia Soul$33/day
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Kia Soul
Mitsubishi Mirage$34/day
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Chevrolet Spark$34/day
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Top rental agencies in Lansing

All major car rental suppliers in Lansing

Avis

7.7
Good
17 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.3

Budget

6.5
Okay
28 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.4

Enterprise

5.9
Fair
8 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

5.9

Eagle Rent A Car

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Hertz

1 review1 location

National

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Best Lansing Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Lansing?

Licensed drivers as young as 18 may book Lansing car rentals; however, some car rental locations in Lansing may apply an underage fee to those under age 25 or may deny luxury car rentals in Lansing to drivers under 25. State law considers long-term (30+ days) rental cars in Lansing to be "owned" by the driver, so it’s important to make sure your no-fault insurance covers such vehicles.

What are the rules for driving in Lansing?

The maximum highway speed limit in Michigan is 70 mph (113 km/h), although car rentals in Lansing will need to observe residential and business district limits of 25 mph (40 km/h) unless otherwise posted. Drivers of car rentals in Lansing should also remember that school and construction zones have reduced speeds during certain times. Under Michigan law the driver and front-seat passenger of a vehicle must wear seatbelts. Seatbelts are not required, however, in rear seats (i.e., passenger van rentals) for those aged over 16. Regardless of seating, minors under 16 must wear seatbelts and children less than 4’9" or under age eight must ride in car seats. A blood alcohol content of 0.08% or higher is illegal while driving in Lansing.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Lansing?

The ideal car rental in Lansing is one which matches your specific style and needs while in town. Cheap car rentals in Lansing are readily available, such as at Capital Region International Airport. Here you can find an economy car rental that’s perfect for short stays, while electric car rentals in Lansing offer an option that’s both sustainable and affordable. Of course, visitors wishing to experience greater comfort and class may want to consider a luxury car rental in Lansing such as those offered by several rental locations around the city. Whichever car type you choose, you’re sure to enjoy your time in Lansing.

What are the best places to park in Lansing?

Lansing features a number of convenient parking locations such as at the E. Lenawee St. parking lot in the Cherry Hill district. You can also find parking in the Old City Market at Lot 44 on E. Shiawassee Street. Tourists can find convenient parking at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial lot on W. Allegan St. or by the state capitol building at the Tower Parking ramp on the same road. There are also parking meters throughout the city and of course parking is readily available at the nearby airport.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Lansing?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a rental car in Lansing. The best deal a user found was for $37/day from Budget, booked on Jan. 29.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (7.7 rating), Budget (6.5 rating) and Enterprise (5.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Lansing.

What are gas prices like in Lansing?

The average gas price in Lansing 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 Lansing for a week from Budget?

Renting a car in Lansing for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $612/week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Lansing it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 22%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Lansing?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Lansing for a month is certainly possible.

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

You can potentially save up to 68% on a month-long rental by booking with Budget. Budget is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Lansing can cost you on average $2,623 a month or $87 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car rental in Lansing for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Lansing are typically $92 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Compact to save money on your trip to $92. Our users have found prices for Compact car rentals in March to be on average $69 per day.

What car do most people rent in Lansing?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Special (Class Special Car) in Lansing, making it the most popular option.

Luxury Car Rentals in Lansing

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

Van Rentals in Lansing

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

Car type options available for Lansing

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