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Cheap Car Rentals in Wilmington, DE

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Wilmington, DE Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$54
Cheapest price per day$33

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

January

$43

February

$45

March

$54

April

$55

May

$62

June

$71

July

$75

August

$67

September

$49

October

$60

November

$55

December

$53

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Wilmington 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 Wilmington, DE

There are 8 rental agencies servicing Wilmington. These agencies, altogether, have 15 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Wilmington with prices from $29 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can rent in Wilmington:

Compare available car types for rental in Wilmington, DE

Small Cars

$46 - $83

All Car Types

$68 - $123

To rent a Small car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $65/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Wilmington, the United States (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$83/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a Small 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 Wilmington Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $69/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Wilmington, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$88/day). In fact, March is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a Medium car saves you 25% 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 Wilmington Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $90/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Wilmington, the United States (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$132/day). In fact, February is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a Large car saves you 2% 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 Wilmington Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Wilmington, the United States (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$123/day). In fact, February is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a SUV car is 2% 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 Wilmington SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $132/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Wilmington, the United States (~$93/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$178/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, 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 Wilmington Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Wilmington, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$154/day). In fact, January is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a Luxury car is 10% 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Wilmington, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Wilmington, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$182/day). In fact, November is about 2% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Wilmington. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wilmington, renting a Convertible 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.

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Nissan Versa$31/day
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Top rental agencies in Wilmington, DE

All major car rental suppliers in Wilmington, DE

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Enterprise

8.8
Very good
18 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.8

Avis

6.0
Okay
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.0

Budget

6.0
Okay
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

6.0

Hertz

5.7
Fair
27 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.7

Alamo

1 location

Thrifty

1 location

VIPCars Recommendation

1 location

Best Wilmington, DE Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Wilmington?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $54/day when booking a rental car in Wilmington. The best deal a user found was for $33/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Wilmington?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Wilmington from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($39/day), Budget ($40/day), and Hertz ($45/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), Enterprise (8.8 rating) and Avis (6.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Wilmington.

What are gas prices like in Wilmington?

The average gas price in Wilmington 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 Wilmington for a week from Hertz?

From Hertz you can rent a car in Wilmington from about $318 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Wilmington?

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

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

Prices can be as low as $1,365 if you consider booking with Turo. That price represents savings of 40% compared to the Wilmington average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Wilmington is on average $1,365 ($46/day).

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

It costs $107 for a weekend car rental in Wilmington, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Wilmington in February, prices are $73 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Wilmington?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Standard (Class Commercial Truck) in Wilmington, making it the most popular option.

Luxury Car Rentals in Wilmington, DE

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

Van Rentals in Wilmington, DE

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

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