Columbus

Cheap Car Hire in Columbus from ₹ 3,198

Columbus, OH, United States
2 Mar — 9 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Columbus, OH, United States
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Columbus car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Columbus. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

Most popular company

ALAMO

Price of petrol per litre

₹ 76

Average price per day

₹ 6,821

Cheapest price per day

₹ 3,198

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Columbus and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

January

₹ 4,144

February

₹ 4,558

March

₹ 4,890

April

₹ 4,724

May

₹ 4,890

June

₹ 5,636

July

₹ 5,636

August

₹ 5,636

September

₹ 5,138

October

₹ 5,138

November

₹ 5,055

December

₹ 5,055

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Columbus is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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 Columbus

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Columbus and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

There are 12 hire agencies servicing Columbus. These agencies, altogether, have 44 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Columbus with prices from ₹ 3,198 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Columbus:

Economy

Economy

₹ 3,198+

Compact

Compact

₹ 3,198+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₹ 3,198+

Standard

Standard

₹ 3,261+

Full-size

Full-size

₹ 3,325+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₹ 5,330+

Premium

Premium

₹ 4,848+

Luxury

Luxury

₹ 6,107+

Compare available car types for rental in Columbus

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Columbus to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

Small cars

₹ 3,302 - ₹ 11,303

All Car Types

₹ 3,144 - ₹ 9,895

To hire a small car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,005/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Columbus, the United States (~₹ 3,302/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 11,303/day). In fact, December is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Columbus, hiring a small car saves you 9% 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 Columbus small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,067/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Columbus, the United States (~₹ 2,419/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 9,703/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Columbus, hiring a medium car saves you 45% 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 Columbus medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,137/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Columbus, the United States (~₹ 5,083/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 14,316/day). In fact, May is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Columbus, hiring a large 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.

To hire a SUV in Columbus, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,830/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Columbus, the United States (~₹ 2,419/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 14,316/day). In fact, August is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Columbus. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Columbus, hiring a SUV saves you 12% 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.

Ford Ikon₹ 3,198/day
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Top rental agencies in Columbus

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Columbus known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Columbus. Reviews were last updated on 24 February 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Columbus, such as Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo and Hertz. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.5
Very Good
197 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

8.4

Alamo

8.2
Very Good
109 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.0

Hertz

7.4
Good
126 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.0

Dollar

7.0
Good
132 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.9

Budget

6.3
Okay
177 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2

Thrifty

7.2
Good
74 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.0

Avis

7.1
Good
53 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.1

Payless

6.0
Okay
35 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.3

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.6

Best Columbus car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Columbus. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Columbus with an average daily rate of ₹ 3,792. Data was last updated on 24 February 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Columbus. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Toyota Etios₹ 3,198/day
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Toyota Etios
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 3,198/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire
Ford Ikon₹ 3,198/day
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Ford Ikon

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Columbus, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 24 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Columbus?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 6,821/day when booking a car hire in Columbus. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 3,385/day from Alamo, booked on Feb. 18.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Columbus?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Columbus from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz (₹ 3,198/day), Thrifty (₹ 5,291/day), and Dollar (₹ 5,291/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Columbus?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.5 rating), Alamo (8.2 rating) and National (7.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Columbus.

What are petrol prices like in Columbus?

The average price of petrol in Columbus is ₹ 76/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 3,431 and ₹ 4,957 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Columbus for a week from Alamo?

Alamo is one of the top picks in Columbus. They can have you in a hire car for about ₹ 47,750 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Columbus for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 28% on your car hire. For a below average price in Columbus, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 7 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Columbus?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Columbus however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

Typically, a monthly car rental in Columbus can be found for ₹ 204,643. You can find car rental deals for ₹ 6,821 a day on average.

How much is a car hire in Columbus for a weekend?

₹ 0 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Columbus, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Columbus, then opt for a Compact hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of March, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as ₹ 0/day.

What car do most people hire in Columbus?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Columbus is Standard (Ford Edge) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury car rentals in Columbus

Find luxury car rental deals in Columbus from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Columbus cost an average of ₹ 9,231 per day. Price data was last updated on 24 February 2024.
Check out some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in the Columbus area. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Mercedes-Benz S-Class₹ 6,107/day
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Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Honda City₹ 6,107/day
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Honda City
Honda City₹ 6,495/day
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Honda City

Car rentals by fuel type in Columbus

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Columbus. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Columbus. Deals were last updated on 24 February 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Columbus. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (₹ 57+).

Electric

Electric

₹ 57+

Hybrid

Hybrid

₹ 62+

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