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Washington, D.C. Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per gallon$4.66
Average price per day$68
Cheapest price per day$27

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Washington, D.C.?

January

$43

February

$44

March

$60

April

$66

May

$76

June

$87

July

$102

August

$90

September

$76

October

$82

November

$74

December

$68

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Washington, D.C. 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.

Top rental agencies in Washington, D.C.

All major car rental suppliers in Washington, D.C.
6.2
Good
169 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

6.1
5.7
Okay
352 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.7
7.9
Good
43 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.4
7.3
Good
71 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4
6.5
Good
90 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.8
9.1
Excellent
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.6
3 locations
2 locations

Best Washington, D.C. Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Washington, D.C.?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $68/day when booking a rental car in Washington, D.C.. The best deal a user found was for $27/day from Turo, booked on May 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Washington, D.C.?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Washington, D.C. from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($40/day), Hertz ($41/day), and Sixt ($45/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Washington, D.C.?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.8 rating), Alamo (8.5 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Washington, D.C..

What are gas prices like in Washington, D.C.?

The average gas price in Washington, D.C. is $4.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $55 and $80 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Washington, D.C. for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the top picks in Washington, D.C.. They can have you in a rental car for about $466 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Washington, D.C. for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 12% on a rental car in Washington, D.C.. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 12 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Washington, D.C.?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Washington, D.C. for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Washington, D.C. for a month?

We’ve recently found that Turo 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 Washington, D.C. for a month is $1,996. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

How much is a car rental in Washington, D.C. for a weekend?

$87 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Washington, D.C., though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Washington, D.C., then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of June, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $77/day.

What car do most people rent in Washington, D.C.?

The most popular car to rent while in Washington, D.C. is the Ford Fiesta, which is a Economy vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Washington, D.C.

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Washington, D.C. from the best rental car providers in the country.