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Charlotte car rentals in 2024

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

Most popular company

DOLLAR

Price of petrol per litre

$1.62

Average price per day

$60

Cheapest price per day

$56

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Charlotte 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 June 2024.

January

$65

February

$71

March

$83

April

$87

May

$92

June

$87

July

$86

August

$83

September

$78

October

$91

November

$83

December

$74

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

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Charlotte 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 June 2024.

Small cars

$52 - $166

All Car Types

$61 - $163

To hire a small car in Charlotte, the United States, you would pay an average price of $81/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Charlotte, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$166/day). In fact, February is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Charlotte. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Charlotte, hiring a small car saves you 24% 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 Charlotte, the United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Charlotte, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$177/day). In fact, November is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Charlotte. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Charlotte, hiring a medium car 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 large car in Charlotte, the United States, you would pay an average price of $64/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Charlotte, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$150/day). In fact, December is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Charlotte. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Charlotte, hiring a large 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.

To hire a SUV in Charlotte, the United States, you would pay an average price of $84/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Charlotte, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$172/day). In fact, June is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Charlotte. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Charlotte, hiring a SUV 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.

Top rental agencies in Charlotte

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Charlotte known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Charlotte. Reviews were last updated on 17 June 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Charlotte, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Dollar. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Alamo

8.4
Very Good
142 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8
Good
138 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.4

Dollar

6.8
Okay
311 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.6

Budget

6.0
Okay
259 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.9

Hertz

6.0
Okay
320 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Advantage

6.1
Okay
98 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.0

Avis

5.3
Fair
71 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.8

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.4

Ace

4.2
Mediocre
34 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.9

Comfort

4.4

Overall

4.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.4

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Charlotte, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Charlotte?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $60/day when booking a car hire in Charlotte. The absolute best deal a user found was for $56/day from Dollar, booked on Jun. 9.

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Advantage (10.0 rating), Silvercar (10.0 rating) and Alamo (8.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Charlotte.

  • What are petrol prices like in Charlotte?

    The average price of petrol in Charlotte is $1.62/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $73 and $105 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Dollar offers hire cars in Charlotte for about $550 per week on average.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 35% on a hire car in Charlotte. 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 Charlotte?

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

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

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Charlotte can be found for about $2,359, with the average price for a rental being around $79 a day. Book with Dollar, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 28% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Charlotte.

  • What car do most people hire in Charlotte?

    The most popular car to hire while in Charlotte is the Buick Encore, which is a Compact vehicle.

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