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Richmond, VA Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$51
Cheapest price per day$25

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

January

$55

February

$60

March

$81

April

$79

May

$71

June

$70

July

$81

August

$74

September

$59

October

$65

November

$65

December

$60

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

Popular Car Types in Richmond, VA

There are, in total, 33 car rental locations in Richmond that are operated by 15 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: $35/day). Explore 7 car types currently offered from Richmond rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Richmond, VA

Small Cars

$47 - $83

All Car Types

$68 - $102

To rent a Small car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $59/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Richmond, the United States (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$83/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Small car saves you 27% 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 Richmond Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Richmond, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$83/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Medium car saves you 26% 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 Richmond Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $77/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Richmond, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$121/day). In fact, September is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Large car saves you 7% 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 Richmond Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Richmond, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$85/day). In fact, September is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a SUV 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 Richmond SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $106/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Richmond, the United States (~$88/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$135/day). In fact, October is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Van car is 24% 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 Richmond Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $94/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Richmond, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$115/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Luxury car is 13% 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 Richmond Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Richmond, the United States, you would pay an average price of $114/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Richmond, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$153/day). In fact, February is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Richmond. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Richmond, renting a Convertible car is 29% 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 Richmond, VA

All major car rental suppliers in Richmond, VA

Budget

6.4
Okay
104 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.6

Enterprise

8.1
Very good
64 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.8

Payless

7.0
Good
58 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.8

Alamo

6.6
Okay
83 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.6

Hertz

6.2
Okay
71 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.4

Avis

6.1
Okay
52 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.1

Dollar

6.1
Okay
60 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.3

National

8.5
Very good
8 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.5

Best Richmond, VA Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Richmond, VA recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Richmond?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $51/day when booking a rental car in Richmond. The best deal a user found was for $25/day from Thrifty, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Richmond?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Richmond from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($35/day), Dollar ($42/day), and Avis ($44/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.5 rating), Enterprise (8.1 rating) and Thrifty (7.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Richmond.

What are gas prices like in Richmond?

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

Thrifty offers rental cars in Richmond for about $299 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Richmond?

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

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Richmond can be found for about $1,281, with the average price for a rental being around $43 a day. Book with Thrifty, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 59% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Richmond.

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

$71 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Richmond. To save money, consider booking a Economy car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in February, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $59 per day.

What car do most people rent in Richmond?

The most popular car to rent while in Richmond is the Mitsubishi Lancer, which is a Economy vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Richmond, VA

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

Van Rentals in Richmond, VA

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

Car type options available for Richmond, VA

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