Washington, D.C.

Cheap Car Hire in Washington, D.C. from ₹ 2,885

Washington, D.C., DC, United States
1 Mar — 8 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Washington, D.C., DC, United States
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Washington, D.C. car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Washington, D.C.. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 23 February 2024.

Most popular company

DOLLAR

Price of petrol per litre

₹ 76

Average price per day

₹ 6,324

Cheapest price per day

₹ 2,885

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Washington, D.C. 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 23 February 2024.

January

₹ 3,232

February

₹ 3,564

March

₹ 4,641

April

₹ 4,558

May

₹ 4,807

June

₹ 4,807

July

₹ 5,056

August

₹ 4,973

September

₹ 4,393

October

₹ 4,641

November

₹ 4,393

December

₹ 4,227

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.

Popular car types in Washington, D.C.

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Washington, D.C. and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 23 February 2024.

There are currently 57 hire locations operating in Washington, D.C. spread across 16 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Washington, D.C. is small car at ₹ 2,885 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

₹ 2,885+

Compact

Compact

₹ 2,885+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₹ 2,944+

Standard

Standard

₹ 3,117+

Minivan

Minivan

₹ 4,734+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₹ 4,465+

Premium

Premium

₹ 3,464+

Luxury

Luxury

₹ 4,787+

Compare available car types for rental in Washington, D.C.

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Washington, D.C. to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 23 February 2024.

Small cars

₹ 3,164 - ₹ 12,431

All Car Types

₹ 5,300 - ₹ 13,533

To hire a small car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,917/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 3,164/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 12,431/day). In fact, February is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a small car saves you 22% 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 Washington, D.C. small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,160/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 5,120/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 9,200/day). In fact, February is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a medium car 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. Here are the best Washington, D.C. medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 10,743/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 6,266/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 16,021/day). In fact, August is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a large car is 19% 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 Washington, D.C. large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 9,523/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 4,586/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 13,381/day). In fact, February is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a SUV is 8% 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 van in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 14,619/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a van in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 5,391/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 21,182/day). In fact, October is about 64% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a van is 40% 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 luxury car in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,287/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 4,503/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~₹ 10,819/day). In fact, August is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a luxury car saves you 40% 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 Washington, D.C. luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a convertible in Washington, D.C., the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,973/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a convertible in Washington, D.C., the United States (~₹ 7,371/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~₹ 16,600/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible hire for Washington, D.C.. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Washington, D.C., hiring a convertible saves you 33% 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 Ka₹ 2,885/day
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Ford Ka
Toyota Corolla₹ 2,971/day
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Toyota Corolla

Top rental agencies in Washington, D.C.

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Washington, D.C. known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Washington, D.C.. Reviews were last updated on 23 February 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Washington, D.C., including Avis, Budget and Hertz. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Avis

6.5
Okay
104 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.9

Budget

6.2
Okay
195 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.4

Hertz

5.6
Fair
445 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.6

Alamo

7.9
Good
43 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.6

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.6
Good
77 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.6

National

9.1
Wonderful
6 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.5

Thrifty

7.0
Good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.9

Easirent

1 location

Best Washington, D.C. car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Washington, D.C.. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Washington, D.C. with an average daily rate of ₹ 3,825. Data was last updated on 23 February 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Washington, D.C. area. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Ford Ka₹ 2,885/day
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A/C
Ford Ka
Toyota Etios₹ 2,944/day
5
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A/C
Toyota Etios
Toyota Corolla₹ 2,971/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Washington, D.C., including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 23 February 2024.

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

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 6,324/day when booking a car hire in Washington, D.C.. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 3,737/day from Dollar, booked on Feb. 18.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.2 rating), Alamo (7.7 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Washington, D.C..

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

The average price of petrol in Washington, D.C. is ₹ 76/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 3,432 and ₹ 4,957 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Dollar is one of the most popular car hire companies in Washington, D.C., offering car hire for around ₹ 37,645 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Washington, D.C. it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 36%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Washington, D.C. check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Washington, D.C. is ₹ 161,335 (₹ 5,378/day) on average.

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

It costs ₹ 0 for a weekend car hire in Washington, D.C., on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Washington, D.C. in March, prices are ₹ 0 per day on average.

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

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Washington, D.C. is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica) based on our Cheapflights data.

Car rentals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Washington, D.C.. Deals were last updated on 23 February 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Washington, D.C.. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (₹ 35+).

Electric

Electric

₹ 35+

Hybrid

Hybrid

₹ 197+

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