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Cheap Car Rentals in Missouri

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

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Missouri

Price

$31 - $84

Out of all the popular cities in Missouri, St Joseph is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $31/day. Renting a car in St Joseph is 63% cheaper than renting one in Fort Leonard Wood where the per day rate is around $84. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Missouri to get a rental car in are: Cape Girardeau ($36/day), Springfield ($39/day), and Kansas City ($43/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in St. Louis should expect to spend around $48/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Missouri is St. Louis.

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

January

$53

February

$52

March

$70

April

$65

May

$75

June

$75

July

$79

August

$77

September

$67

October

$75

November

$70

December

$73

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Missouri is February. 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 Missouri

There are currently 14,378 rental locations operating in Missouri spread across 250 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Missouri is Small at $27 a day. Below are all the 6 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Missouri

Small Cars

$52 - $88

All Car Types

$98 - $119

To rent a Small car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $76/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Missouri (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$88/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Small car saves you 29% 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 Missouri Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $84/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Missouri (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$112/day). In fact, January is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Medium car saves you 23% 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 Missouri Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $96/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Missouri (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$120/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Large car saves you 11% 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 Missouri Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $115/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Missouri (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$134/day). In fact, April is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a SUV car is 7% 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 Missouri SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $131/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Missouri (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$166/day). In fact, October is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Van car is 18% 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 Missouri Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Missouri, you would pay an average price of $117/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Missouri (~$101/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$134/day). In fact, March is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Luxury car is 9% 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 Missouri, you would pay an average price of $135/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Missouri (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$181/day). In fact, December is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Missouri. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Missouri, renting a Convertible car is 20% 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 Missouri

All major car rental suppliers in Missouri

Alamo

8.9
Very good
199 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

9.1

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.6

Dollar

7.6
Good
156 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.1

Enterprise

7.5
Good
168 reviews27 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.4

Avis

7.1
Good
190 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.1

Hertz

6.8
Okay
326 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.7

Budget

6.8
Okay
199 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.7

Thrifty

7.7
Good
45 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.5

Payless

6.8
Okay
45 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.8

Best Missouri Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Missouri recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Missouri?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a rental car in Missouri. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Hertz, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Missouri?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Missouri from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($31/day), Budget ($35/day), and Avis ($41/day).

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

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 Missouri.

What are gas prices like in Missouri?

The average gas price in Missouri 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 Missouri for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty offers rental cars in Missouri for about $426 per week on average.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting the vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 16% on your car rental. For a below average price in Missouri, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 18 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Missouri?

Typically how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Missouri however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

You can potentially save up to 71% on a month-long rental by booking with Hertz. Hertz is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Missouri can cost you on average $1,826 a month or $61 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

Luxury Car Rentals in Missouri

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

Van Rentals in Missouri

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