|Most popular company||BUDGET|
|Price of gas per gallon||$5.19|
|Average price per day||$81|
|Cheapest price per day||$35|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Lansing 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $81/day when booking a rental car in Lansing. The best deal a user found was for $35/day from Budget, booked on Jun. 19.
According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Lansing from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($46/day), Budget ($50/day), and Avis ($50/day).
Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (6.7 rating), Budget (6.3 rating) and Enterprise (5.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Lansing.
The average gas price in Lansing is $5.19/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $62 and $89 to fill up a car’s gas tank.
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 $531/week on average.
Generally, for a better deal in Lansing it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 17%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 77 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.
Yes, renting a vehicle in Lansing for a month is certainly possible.
You can potentially save up to 61% 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 $2,277 a month or $76 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.
Car rental prices in Lansing are typically $85 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 $85. Our users have found prices for Compact car rentals in July to be on average $86 per day.
The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Economy (Kia Rio) in Lansing, making it the most popular option.