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Cheap Car Rentals in Virginia

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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Virginia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Virginia

Price

$35 - $67

Out of all the popular cities in Virginia, Newport News is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $35/day. Renting a car in Newport News is 48% cheaper than renting one in Staunton where the per day rate is around $67. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Virginia to get a rental car in are: Norfolk ($38/day), Richmond ($39/day), and Winchester ($45/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Norfolk should expect to spend around $38/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Virginia is Norfolk.

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

January

$42

February

$42

March

$63

April

$65

May

$65

June

$69

July

$75

August

$68

September

$52

October

$53

November

$56

December

$53

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Virginia 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 Virginia

At $29/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in Virginia in the past week. Out of 248 car rental agencies operating in Virginia, there are, in total, 14,375 rental locations. View below for 7 offered car types:

Compare available car types for rental in Virginia

Small Cars

$42 - $83

All Car Types

$58 - $98

To rent a Small car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $57/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Virginia (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$83/day). In fact, September is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Small car saves you 29% 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 Virginia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $56/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Virginia (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$74/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Medium car saves you 30% 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 Virginia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $69/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Virginia (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$81/day). In fact, September is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Large car saves you 14% 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 Virginia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $66/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Virginia (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$89/day). In fact, October is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, 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 Virginia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $108/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Virginia (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$140/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Van car is 26% 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 Virginia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $104/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Virginia (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$135/day). In fact, January is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Luxury car is 23% 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 Virginia Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Virginia, you would pay an average price of $107/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Virginia (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$162/day). In fact, January is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Virginia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Virginia, renting a Convertible car is 25% 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 Virginia

All major car rental suppliers in Virginia

Alamo

8.1
Very good
420 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.9

Enterprise

7.9
Good
243 reviews58 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.6

Budget

6.7
Okay
437 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.7

Thrifty

6.6
Okay
161 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.5

Avis

6.5
Okay
181 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.4

Hertz

6.4
Okay
377 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.4

Payless

6.2
Okay
203 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

6.2

Dollar

6.0
Okay
430 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Best Virginia Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Virginia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $51/day when booking a rental car in Virginia. 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 Virginia?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Virginia 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 Virginia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Super Cheap (10.0 rating) and Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Virginia.

What are gas prices like in Virginia?

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

Renting a car in Virginia for a week can be a great option for travel. Thrifty, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $427/week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Virginia?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Thrifty offers you prices that are 71% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Virginia for a month is $1,832. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

Luxury Car Rentals in Virginia

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

Van Rentals in Virginia

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