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Seattle Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyKYTE
Price of gas per gallon$3.75
Average price per day$54
Cheapest price per day$23

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

January

$39

February

$53

March

$61

April

$71

May

$74

June

$92

July

$94

August

$87

September

$71

October

$60

November

$50

December

$58

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

Popular Car Types in Seattle

There are 25 rental agencies servicing Seattle. These agencies, altogether, have 58 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Seattle with prices from $24 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 6 car types you can rent in Seattle:

Compare available car types for rental in Seattle

Small Cars

$35 - $85

All Car Types

$64 - $126

To rent a Small car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $58/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Seattle, the United States (~$35/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$85/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Small car saves you 39% 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 Seattle Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Seattle, the United States (~$44/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$93/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Medium car saves you 31% 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 Seattle Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Seattle, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$111/day). In fact, November is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Large car saves you 15% 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 Seattle Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Seattle, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$122/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a SUV car saves you 15% 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 Seattle SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $115/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Seattle, the United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$170/day). In fact, January is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, 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 Seattle Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $51/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Seattle, the United States (~$25/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$114/day). In fact, August is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 47% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $114/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Seattle, the United States (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$154/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Luxury car is 16% 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 Seattle Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Seattle, the United States, you would pay an average price of $168/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Seattle, the United States (~$113/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$245/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Seattle. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Seattle, renting a Convertible car is 43% 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 Seattle

All major car rental suppliers in Seattle

Dollar

8.3
Very good
470 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.8

Enterprise

8.2
Very good
216 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Thrifty

7.6
Good
267 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.4

Budget

7.5
Good
172 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.2

E-Z Rent-A-Car

7.5
Good
122 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.3

Hertz

5.6
Fair
600 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.6

Alamo

8.1
Very good
69 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.9

Avis

7.3
Good
74 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

7.0

Best Seattle Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Seattle?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $54/day when booking a rental car in Seattle. The best deal a user found was for $23/day from Fox, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Seattle?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Seattle from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($25/day), Hertz ($25/day), and Budget ($28/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.3 rating), Dollar (8.3 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Seattle.

What are gas prices like in Seattle?

The average gas price in Seattle 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 Seattle for a week from Kyte?

Kyte is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Seattle. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $268 per week.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Seattle 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 8% on your car rental. For a below average price in Seattle, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 13 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Seattle?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 58% on a month-long rental by booking with Fox. Fox is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Seattle can cost you on average $1,150 a month or $38 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

$65 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Seattle. To save money, consider booking a Compact car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in March, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $58 per day.

What car do most people rent in Seattle?

The most popular car to rent while in Seattle is the Smart Fortwo, which is a Mini vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Seattle

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

Van Rentals in Seattle

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

Car type options available for Seattle

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