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Norfolk Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per gallon$4.50
Average price per day$62
Cheapest price per day$27

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Norfolk?

January

$37

February

$42

March

$63

April

$65

May

$79

June

$93

July

$98

August

$83

September

$62

October

$73

November

$69

December

$58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Norfolk 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.

Top rental agencies in Norfolk

All major car rental suppliers in Norfolk
5.8
Okay
155 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.9
7.8
Good
98 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.8
7.1
Good
34 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.6
6.4
Good
92 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.5
6.1
Good
73 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0
5.7
Okay
36 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

5.8

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.6
4.9
Okay
72 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.4

Comfort

5.5

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.4

Value

5.2
9.8
Excellent
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.0

Best Norfolk Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Norfolk?

To get car rentals in Norfolk, you should be at least 21 years of age, but some rental companies allow licensed drivers under the minimum age to take the wheel at an extra cost. You should also have a valid driver’s license issued by any state DMV in the US or provincial government in Canada. For residents of countries outside the US and Canada, any government-issued license should be enough to get a cheap rental car in Norfolk as long as it is written in English or any other language that uses the Roman alphabet.

What are the rules for driving in Norfolk?

Before getting your Norfolk rental car on the rod, there are a few driving rules you ought to be aware of. For starters, drivers are required to stick to the right side of the road unless overtaking, with the speed limit on highways being 55 mph (88km/h). Secondly, seat belts are mandatory for any rental car in Norfolk, regardless of where the passenger is sitting. For children under the age of seven, a booster seat is necessary. You should also know that driving with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or higher is illegal, and you could be slapped with a hefty fine or jail time if found guilty. You are advised to check with the Virginia Department of Transportation for the latest changes in driving rules.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Norfolk?

Most of the roads in Norfolk are well paved, so there aren’t any special requirements for car rentals in Norfolk. Cruising on the streets should be relatively easy regardless of whether you have a 4WD or small luxury car rental. However, if you plan to go off-road, we recommend a sturdy vehicle with great traction, such as the Ford Ranger or any other four-wheel drive SUV. Also, if you will be driving for long distances, you can opt for a cheap car rental in Norfolk like an economy car rental to save on fuel. If you’re not sure what rental car in Norfolk to go for, feel free to consult the staff at the rental shop.

What are the best places to park in Norfolk?

Finding a spot to park your car rental in Norfolk shouldn’t be too difficult as there are plenty of parking lots as well as street parking spaces. Most of the spots downtown are metered, but you can park for free after 6 pm from Monday through to Saturday and all day on Sundays. As for private parking lots, there are few of them around town where you can leave your Norfolk car rental. It is worth pointing out that finding parking in the suburbs is relatively easier compared to the downtown area, especially on weekdays, even though parking in the suburbs is cheaper.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Norfolk?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $62/day when booking a rental car in Norfolk. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Thrifty, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Norfolk?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Norfolk from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($41/day), Dollar ($44/day), and Hertz ($46/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.9 rating), Alamo (8.3 rating) and Enterprise (7.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Norfolk.

What are gas prices like in Norfolk?

The average gas price in Norfolk is $4.50/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $54 and $77 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Norfolk for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty is one of the most popular car rental companies in Norfolk, offering car rentals for around $347 per week on average.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 11% to make it a great deal in Norfolk. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Norfolk?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Norfolk. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

Our recent data shows that Thrifty can potentially be 60% below the average car rental price in Norfolk. Check prices and availability for Thrifty and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Norfolk is on average $1,486 a month or $50 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Norfolk car rental.

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

It costs $94 for a weekend car rental in Norfolk, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Norfolk in June, prices are $74 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Norfolk?

The most popular car to rent while in Norfolk is the Hyundai Accent, which is a Economy vehicle.