Cheap Car Rentals in Mumbai

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
5 Jul — 12 Jul
Same drop-off
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Tue 5/7
Tue 12/7
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Mumbai car hires in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of petrol per litre₹ 112
Average price per day₹ 39
Cheapest price per day₹ 30

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Mumbai?


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₹ 4,143


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₹ 4,143


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₹ 3,830


₹ 4,143


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₹ 4,690

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Mumbai is July. The most expensive time to rent a car is November. 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Mumbai?

Drivers over the age of 18 are legally allowed to hire vehicles in India. However, some car hire locations in Mumbai only accept drivers over the age of 21, so it’s important to check this before booking car hire in Mumbai. It’s also important to obtain your IDP (international driving permit); you can apply for your IDP online, and it is a requirement for all hire cars in Mumbai. You will likely also need to show your passport and your driving licence from home to be able to secure hire cars in Mumbai.

What are the rules for driving in Mumbai?

Whether you’ve opted for a compact economy car hire or a large passenger van hire, you’ll find the driver’s seat on the right-hand side of all Mumbai car hire. This means you will drive on the left-hand side of the road. Keep your passport, driving licence, hire paperwork and insurance details with you, and always wear a seatbelt. Though the legal alcohol limit is 0.03%, penalties for being over the limit are severe, so it’s wise to avoid drinking and driving. Before you arrive in Mumbai, we suggest checking with the department of motor vehicles to be sure you’re aware of any changes to the road rules.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Mumbai?

Regardless of your budget, it’s a wise idea to opt for a cheap car hire in Mumbai. Compact economy vehicles like the Suzuki Swift make it easier to handle traffic, which can be heavy in Mumbai, even outside of peak hours. Mumbai car hire with automatic transmissions are well suited for the slow-moving traffic of the inner city. If you need a little more space than what the compact vehicles offer but are still looking for cheap car hire in Mumbai, a mid-sized vehicle like the Volkswagen Vento would be a wise choice.

Where are the best places to park in Mumbai?

When considering Mumbai car hire, it’s essential to prepare yourself for the parking situation. Mumbai is a bustling city with an abundance of cars on the road, so parking spaces can be difficult to find. Though many locals park on footpaths, this is not advisable for those with car hire in Mumbai. Instead, if you need public parking, it’s best to look for one of the city’s public car parks or towers. The MCGM Parking Lot and the Runwal Cumballa Hill have a large capacity, making them good bets for finding a secure parking space.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Mumbai?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 3,053/day when booking a car hire in Mumbai. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 2,359/day from Avis, booked on Jul. 28.

What are gas prices like in Mumbai?

The average price of petrol in Mumbai is ₹ 112/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 5,031 and ₹ 7,266 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Mumbai for a week from Avis?

Avis is one of the most popular car hire companies in Mumbai, offering car hire for around ₹ 17,774 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Mumbai?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Mumbai for a month is certainly possible.

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

The average cost of a car rental in Mumbai for a month is ₹ 76,174. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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

₹ 5,061 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Mumbai, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Mumbai, then opt for a Economy hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of July, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as ₹ 8,913/day.

What car do most people hire in Mumbai?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Mumbai is Economy (Hyundai i10) based on our Cheapflights data.