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St. Petersburg Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyEXECUTIVECARRENTAL
Price of gas per gallon$3.97
Average price per day$43
Cheapest price per day$27

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in St. Petersburg?

January

$42

February

$56

March

$65

April

$63

May

$49

June

$49

July

$51

August

$44

September

$42

October

$55

November

$66

December

$64

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in St. Petersburg is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is November. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in St. Petersburg

Small Cars

$41 - $74

All Car Types

$54 - $103

To rent a Small car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $52/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$74/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Small car saves you 34% 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 St. Petersburg Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $60/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$85/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Medium car saves you 22% 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 St. Petersburg Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$100/day). In fact, September is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Large car saves you 4% 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 St. Petersburg Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $75/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a SUV car saves you 3% 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 St. Petersburg SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $113/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$175/day). In fact, January is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Van car is 31% 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 St. Petersburg Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $87/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$113/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Luxury car is 11% 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 St. Petersburg Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in St. Petersburg, the United States, you would pay an average price of $90/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in St. Petersburg, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$121/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for St. Petersburg. When comparing with other car types available for rental in St. Petersburg, renting a Convertible car is 15% 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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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in St. Petersburg?

When getting car rentals in St. Petersburg, you need to be 21 years old or above. You must have a valid driving license, a credit card, and a passport. However, some rental companies require you to be at least 21 years of age. If you are below 25 years, you could pay a higher rental fee. If you are a foreigner and need to rent a vehicle, you only need your native country driver’s license.

What are the rules for driving in St. Petersburg?

After getting car rentals in St. Petersburg, ensure to drive on the right side of the road. You should drive at a maximum speed of 70 mph in the rural interstates, 65 mph in the urban interstates, 70 mph on limited-access roads, and 65 mph on other roads. Drivers and passengers in the front seat are required to wear seat belts. It isn’t a must for passengers in the back seat to wear a seatbelt. However, passengers aged 18 and below should wear a seatbelt regardless of the position they are seated in the vehicle. In this city, you can only drink and drive if the alcohol in your bloodstream is below 0.08%. However, driving rules can change once in a while, so check with the city’s department of motor vehicles before you rent a car.

What type of car is recommended for driving in St. Petersburg?

If you need to drive car rentals in St. Petersburg on narrow roads, some of the best choices are the Mazda MX-5, Chevrolet Trax LS, and Honda Civic LX. If you need cheap car rentals in St. Petersburg, you can choose vehicles such as Audi Q2, Peugeot 5008, BMW X3, Audi A3, Chevrolet Equinox, and Ford Mustang. If you are looking to save money on gas, you should choose electric car rentals in St Petersburg.

What are the best places to park in St. Petersburg?

Several rental locations in St. Petersburg have experts who’ll guide you on where to park. Finding a parking lot for St. Petersburg car rentals isn’t challenging because there are several free and cheap parking areas. There are various convenient parking lots downtown. However, it’s not easy to access quiet parking spaces in the city. Generally, public parking downstreet costs less than $10 a day. The average cost for small cars is $32 to $62, and all other car types is $42 to $83.

What is the cheapest rental car found in St. Petersburg?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $43/day when booking a rental car in St. Petersburg. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Executive Car Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in St. Petersburg?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in St. Petersburg from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($34/day), Hertz ($34/day), and Avis ($39/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in St. Petersburg?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (5.5 rating), Budget (5.3 rating) and Avis (4.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in St. Petersburg.

What are gas prices like in St. Petersburg?

The average gas price in St. Petersburg is $3.97/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $47 and $68 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in St. Petersburg for a week from Executive Car Rental?

From Executive Car Rental you can rent a car in St. Petersburg from about $162 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in St. Petersburg for the best price?

Booking early can save you upwards 14% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 20 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in St. Petersburg.

Can I rent a car for a month in St. Petersburg?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in St. Petersburg.

How much does it cost to rent a car in St. Petersburg for a month?

Executive Car Rental currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 22% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in St. Petersburg. Typically, a monthly car rental in St. Petersburg can be found for $696. You can find car rental deals to be on average $23 a day.

How much is a car rental in St. Petersburg for a weekend?

$102 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in St. Petersburg. 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 November, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $48 per day.

What car do most people rent in St. Petersburg?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Economy (Hyundai Accent) in St. Petersburg, making it the most popular option.