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India car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in India. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 June 2024.

Most popular company

Avis

Most common car type

Compact

Average price per day

$92

Cheapest price per day

$72

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 14 June 2024.

January

$82

February

$82

March

$92

April

$92

May

$81

June

$108

July

$108

August

$106

September

$95

October

$95

November

$98

December

$98

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

Compare available car types for rental in India

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire 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 14 June 2024.

Small cars

$66 - $134

All Car Types

$93 - $255

To hire a small car in India, you would pay an average price of $83/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a small car in India (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$134/day). In fact, December is about 21% 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 48% 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 India, you would pay an average price of $100/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in India (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$169/day). In fact, January is about 29% 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 37% 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 $202/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a large car in India (~$107/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$370/day). In fact, April is about 48% 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 23% 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 $110/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in India (~$155/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$313/day). In fact, October is about 39% 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 30% 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 $70/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a van in India (~$113/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$135/day). In fact, April is about 61% 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 56% 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 $197/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in India (~$107/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$370/day). In fact, April is about 46% 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 20% 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.

Top rental agencies in India

Explore the leading car hire agencies in India known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in India. Reviews were last updated on 14 June 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in India, including locations near New Delhi, Kochi and Mumbai. Make sure to read through user feedback, confirm pickup locations, and check the fine print before choosing.

Instant Cabs

67 locations

Europcar

43 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

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in India, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 14 June 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 cheapest city to get a rental car in India?

    When visiting India, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in New Delhi where rental cars typically will cost around $92/day (0% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in India was found in New Delhi for just $71/day.

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

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

Car rentals by fuel type in India

Browse car rentals by fuel type in India. Deals were last updated on 14 June 2024.

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

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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