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Cheap Car Rentals in Lansing from $28

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Lansing car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Lansing. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Most popular company

ENTERPRISE

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$74

Cheapest price per day

$28

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Lansing and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

January

$54

February

$59

March

$75

April

$61

May

$65

June

$62

July

$66

August

$65

September

$61

October

$65

November

$65

December

$65

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

Compare available car types for rental in Lansing

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Lansing to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Small cars

$58 - $75

All Car Types

$71 - $101

To rent a small car in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $67/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Lansing, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$75/day). In fact, January is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a small car saves you 20% 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 car 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 $68/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Lansing, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$79/day). In fact, January is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, 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 Lansing medium car 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 $99/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Lansing, the United States (~$80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$134/day). In fact, September is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a large 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 large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Lansing, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$128/day). In fact, January is about 26% 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 is 8% 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 in Lansing, the United States, you would pay an average price of $120/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Lansing, the United States (~$96/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$147/day). In fact, February is about 21% 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 is 32% 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 $96/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Lansing, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$127/day). In fact, February is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Lansing. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Lansing, renting a luxury car is 15% 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 luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris$28/day
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Toyota Yaris
Kia Rio$37/day
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Kia Rio
Ford Focus$38/day
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Ford Focus

Top rental agencies in Lansing

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Lansing known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Lansing. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Lansing, including Budget, Hertz and Avis in Lansing. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Budget

6.8
Okay
30 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.0

Hertz

8.1
Very good
4 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

7.9

Avis

7.7
Good
18 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.8
Okay
9 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.8

Easirent

1 location

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

4.6

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

4.6

Eagle Rent A Car

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Best Lansing car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Lansing. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Lansing with an average daily rate of $42. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Lansing area. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Toyota Yaris$28/day
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Toyota Yaris
Hyundai Avante$35/day
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Hyundai Avante
Ford Focus Sedan$35/day
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Ford Focus Sedan

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Lansing, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • 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 $74/day when booking a rental car in Lansing. The best deal a user found was for $35/day from Turo, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Lansing?

    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: Turo ($28/day), Hertz ($35/day), and National ($35/day).

  • 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 (6.8 rating) and Hertz (6.6 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 $3.86/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $46 and $66 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Lansing for a week from Enterprise Rent-A-Car?

    Renting a car in Lansing for a week can be a great option for travel. Enterprise Rent-A-Car, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $641/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 59%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 89 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 70% on a month-long rental by booking with Turo. Turo is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Lansing can cost you on average $2,747 a month or $92 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 $87 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 $87. Our users have found prices for Economy car rentals in May to be on average $70 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Lansing?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Economy (Chevrolet Sonic Sedan) in Lansing, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Lansing

Find small car rental deals in Lansing from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Lansing cost an average of $63 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Hyundai i10$40/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$52/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$52/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Lansing

Find luxury car rental deals in Lansing from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Lansing cost an average of $62 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Lansing. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
Audi A4$38/day
5
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Audi A4
Audi A4$43/day
5
2
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A/C
Audi A4
Chrysler 300$43/day
5
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A/C
Chrysler 300

Van rentals in Lansing

Find van rental deals in Lansing from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Lansing cost an average of $59 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Have a look at some of the best options for renting a car in Lansing we've found at this time. If you're not finding the van rental that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Kia Sedona$45/day
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Kia Sedona
Dodge Grand Caravan$45/day
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Toyota Sienna$46/day
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Toyota Sienna

Car rentals by fuel type in Lansing

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Lansing. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Lansing. Deals were last updated on April 18, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Lansing. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($39+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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