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Cheap Car Hire in India from ₹ 1,980

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India car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in India. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Most popular company

SS Travels

Most common car type

Compact

Average price per day

₹ 5,086

Cheapest price per day

₹ 1,980

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in India?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across India, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 228 pickup locations in India to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Price

₹ 4,784 - ₹ 6,112

Out of all the popular cities in India, Kochi is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 4,784/day. Renting a car in Kochi is 22% cheaper than renting one in Ahmedabad where the per day rate is around ₹ 6,112. Other fairly inexpensive cities in India to get a rental car in are: Vasco da Gama (₹ 4,805/day), New Delhi (₹ 4,975/day), and Bengaluru (₹ 4,991/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in New Delhi should expect to spend around ₹ 4,975/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in India is New Delhi.

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in India 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 17 April 2024.

January

₹ 4,346

February

₹ 4,263

March

₹ 4,764

April

₹ 5,350

May

₹ 6,018

June

₹ 6,186

July

₹ 5,600

August

₹ 5,600

September

₹ 5,015

October

₹ 5,015

November

₹ 5,099

December

₹ 5,099

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in India is February. 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 India

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in India and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

There are, in total, 306 car hire locations in India that are operated by 15 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: ₹ 1,980/day). Explore 1 car type currently offered from India hire providers:

Economy

Economy

₹ 3,450+

Compact

Compact

₹ 1,980+

Full-size

Full-size

₹ 8,898+

Passenger van

Passenger van

₹ 2,980+

Compare available car types for rental in India

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in India to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Small cars

₹ 4,204 - ₹ 5,853

All Car Types

₹ 6,819 - ₹ 12,879

To hire a small car in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,837/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in India (~₹ 4,204/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 5,853/day). In fact, February is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring a small car saves you 47% 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 India small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,906/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in India (~₹ 4,884/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 9,220/day). In fact, August is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring 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.

To hire a large car in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 12,574/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in India (~₹ 4,717/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 25,451/day). In fact, February is about 63% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring a large car is 28% 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 hire a SUV in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,694/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in India (~₹ 4,110/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 11,002/day). In fact, February is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring a SUV saves you 16% 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 van in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,455/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a van in India (~₹ 6,319/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 8,496/day). In fact, September is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring a van 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.

To hire a luxury car in India, you would pay an average price of ₹ 27,779/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in India (~₹ 17,363/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 35,096/day). In fact, August is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for India. When comparing with other car types available for hire in India, hiring a luxury car is 68% 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.

Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 1,980/day
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Ford Ikon₹ 3,450/day
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Top rental agencies in India

Explore the leading car rental agencies in India known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in India. Reviews were last updated on 17 April 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving India, including those serving the New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai area. Check out reviews from past customers, confirm pickup locations, and other critical details before booking your reservation.

Instant Cabs

67 locations

Europcar

42 locations

keddy by Europcar

29 locations

Car Club

23 locations

SS Travels

21 locations

MyChoize Car Rental

16 locations

Myles

16 locations

Avis

14 locations

Best India car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in India. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in India with an average daily rate of ₹ 2,715. Data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Take a peek at some options we've found for car rentals in India, including locations near New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai. Make sure to examine important information for each deal, including price, car type, and pickup location.
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 1,980/day
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Ford Ikon₹ 3,450/day
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Ford Ikon

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in India, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 April 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in India?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (6.0 rating), Avis (3.0 rating) and Europcar (2.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in India.

  • What is the most popular car hire provider in India?

    The most popular car hire company at India is SS Travels. With prices on ECONOMY starting at ₹ 3,445/day about 92% more people book with SS Travels than other companies in the country.

  • What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in India?

    At ₹ 1,781/day, the cheapest car rental price in India was found in Agra. On average, Agra has the cheapest daily rental car price (₹ 1,786/day), which is 64% below average price for cities in India.

  • What side of the road do you drive on in India?

    Cars travel on the left side of the road in India.

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Car rentals by fuel type in India

Browse car rentals by fuel type in India. Deals were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in India. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

₹ 33+

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