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Cheap Car Rentals in Houston

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Houston car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Houston. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

Most popular company

DOLLAR

Price of petrol per litre

HK$7.81

Average price per day

HK$328

Cheapest price per day

HK$310

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Houston 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 15 July 2024.

January

HK$288

February

HK$359

March

HK$413

April

HK$460

May

HK$405

June

HK$421

July

HK$429

August

HK$374

September

HK$374

October

HK$413

November

HK$382

December

HK$335

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

Compare available car types for rental in Houston

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Houston to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

Small cars

HK$215 - HK$617

All Car Types

HK$333 - HK$1,039

To hire a small car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$318/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Houston, the United States (~HK$215/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~HK$617/day). In fact, February is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a small car saves you 42% 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 medium car in Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$478/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Houston, the United States (~HK$329/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$1,164/day). In fact, August is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a medium car saves you 13% 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 Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$319/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Houston, the United States (~HK$333/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~HK$933/day). In fact, January is about 4% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a large car saves you 42% 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 Houston, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$515/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Houston, the United States (~HK$341/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$1,038/day). In fact, October is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Houston. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Houston, hiring a SUV saves you 6% 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.

Top rental agencies in Houston

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Houston known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Houston. Reviews were last updated on 15 July 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Houston, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Budget in Houston. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
240 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.3
Good
222 reviews48 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.1

Budget

7.1
Good
214 reviews25 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.9

Hertz

5.8
Fair
386 reviews28 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.8

Sixt

7.7
Good
81 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.5

Avis

6.9
Okay
99 reviews23 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.6

Dollar

4.9
Mediocre
98 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

5.9

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.2

Thrifty

4.8
Mediocre
85 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

5.6

Overall

4.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

4.9

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Houston, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 15 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Houston?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$328/day when booking a car hire in Houston. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$310/day from Dollar, booked on Jul. 14.

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Right Cars (9.0 rating), Alamo (8.5 rating) and Sixt (7.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Houston.

  • What are petrol prices like in Houston?

    The average price of petrol in Houston is HK$7.81/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$351 and HK$507 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Houston for a week from Dollar?

    Dollar is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Houston. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about HK$2,296 per week.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 39% on a hire car in Houston. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Houston?

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Houston it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Houston can be found for about HK$9,841, with the average price for a rental being around HK$328 a day. Book with Dollar, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 5% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Houston.

  • What car do most people hire in Houston?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Chevrolet Spark) in Houston, making it the most popular option.

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