Rapid City

Cheap Car Rentals in Rapid City

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Rapid City Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyENTERPRISE
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$90
Cheapest price per day$37

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Rapid City?

January

$68

February

$49

March

$54

April

$58

May

$117

June

$181

July

$167

August

$119

September

$116

October

$65

November

$58

December

$65

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

Popular Car Types in Rapid City

In Rapid City, there are 11 active rental locations from 10 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Rapid City in the past week - currently priced from $39/day. View deals for 5 car types available to rent in this destination:

Compare available car types for rental in Rapid City

Small Cars

$70 - $181

All Car Types

$93 - $221

To rent a Small car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $119/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Rapid City, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$181/day). In fact, November is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Small car saves you 25% 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 Rapid City Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Rapid City, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$137/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Medium car saves you 32% 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 Rapid City Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $155/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Rapid City, the United States (~$99/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$255/day). In fact, February is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Large car saves you 2% 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 Rapid City Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $127/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Rapid City, the United States (~$91/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$169/day). In fact, March is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a SUV 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 Rapid City SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $142/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Rapid City, the United States (~$83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$221/day). In fact, October is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Van 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 Rapid City Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $170/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Rapid City, the United States (~$36/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$414/day). In fact, January is about 79% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Luxury car 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Rapid City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $365/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Rapid City, the United States (~$181/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$906/day). In fact, December is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Rapid City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Rapid City, renting a Convertible car is 57% 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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Chevrolet Aveo Sedan$41/day
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Top rental agencies in Rapid City

All major car rental suppliers in Rapid City

Enterprise

9.0
Wonderful
37 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.6

Alamo

8.9
Very good
38 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

9.1

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.6

Hertz

8.5
Very good
46 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.1

National

8.9
Very good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.9

Budget

8.7
Very good
6 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.1

Avis

7.3
Good
13 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

6.6

Eagle Rent A Car

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Best Rapid City Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Rapid City?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $90/day when booking a rental car in Rapid City. The best deal a user found was for $37/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Rapid City?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Rapid City from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($39/day), Enterprise ($44/day), and Avis ($70/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (9.0 rating), National (8.9 rating) and Alamo (8.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Rapid City.

What are gas prices like in Rapid City?

The average gas price in Rapid City is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Rapid City for a week from Enterprise?

Enterprise is one of the top picks in Rapid City. They can have you in a rental car for about $733 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Rapid City 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 30% to make it a great deal in Rapid City. Try to book at least 8 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 Rapid City?

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

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

Turo currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 74% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Rapid City. Typically, a monthly car rental in Rapid City can be found for $3,140. You can find car rental deals to be on average $105 a day.

How much is a car rental in Rapid City for a weekend?

$163 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Rapid City, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Rapid City, then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of February, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $129/day.

What car do most people rent in Rapid City?

The most popular car to rent while in Rapid City is the Jeep Liberty, which is a Compact vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Rapid City

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

Van Rentals in Rapid City

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

Car type options available for Rapid City

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