Find Rentals
Popular Cars
Price Trends
Agencies
Rental Deals
FAQs
Italy

Cheap Car Rentals in Italy from $32

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Italy with a pick-up date of 14/9 and drop-off date of 17/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
Driver's age: 26-65
Sun 16/6
Sun 23/6

Italy car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Italy. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 9 June 2024.

Most popular company

SURPRICE CAR RENTAL

Most common car type

Economy

Average price per day

$74

Cheapest price per day

$32

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Italy?

Discover the price range for hiring a car in popular cities across Italy, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 2,668 pickup locations in Italy to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 9 June 2024.

Price

$26 - $64

Out of all the popular cities in Italy, Milan is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $26/day. Renting a car in Milan is 59% cheaper than renting one in Olbia where the per day rate is around $64. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Italy to get a rental car in are: Rome ($26/day), Catania ($27/day), and Palermo ($34/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Rome should expect to spend around $26/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Italy is Rome.

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Italy 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 9 June 2024.

January

$19

February

$18

March

$29

April

$39

May

$44

June

$60

July

$68

August

$62

September

$55

October

$36

November

$21

December

$32

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Italy is February. 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 Italy

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Italy and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 9 June 2024.

There are 158 hire agencies servicing Italy. These agencies, altogether, have 6,569 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Italy with prices from $32 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Italy:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

SUV

SUV

Mini

Mini

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compact estate car

Compact estate car

Compare available car types for rental in Italy

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Italy to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 9 June 2024.

Small cars

$21 - $86

All Car Types

$28 - $330

To hire a small car in Italy, you would pay an average price of $59/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Italy (~$21/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$86/day). In fact, November is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a small car saves you 45% 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 Italy small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Italy, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Italy (~$9/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$201/day). In fact, January is about 90% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a medium car saves you 20% 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 Italy medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Italy, you would pay an average price of $505/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Italy (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$3,844/day). In fact, October is about 90% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a large car is 79% 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 Italy, you would pay an average price of $68/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Italy (~$5/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$125/day). In fact, March is about 93% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a SUV 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. Here are the best Italy SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Italy, you would pay an average price of $176/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a van in Italy (~$108/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$393/day). In fact, January is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a van is 39% 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 convertible in Italy, you would pay an average price of $131/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a convertible in Italy (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$1,002/day). In fact, October is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible hire for Italy. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Italy, hiring a convertible is 18% 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.

Suzuki Swift$32/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift

Top rental agencies in Italy

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Italy known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Italy. Reviews were last updated on 9 June 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Italy region, including those located within the Rome, Cagliari and Naples area. See what past customers have to say, compare prices, and review other key details before deciding.

Sunnycars

567 locations

Free2Move

354 locations

DRIVALIA

318 locations

Hertz

307 locations

keddy by Europcar

307 locations

Leasys Rent

296 locations

MAGGIORE

279 locations

Avis

240 locations

Best Italy car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Italy. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Italy with an average daily rate of $62. Data was last updated on 9 June 2024.
Take a peek at some options we've found for car rentals in Italy, including locations near Rome, Cagliari and Naples. If these deals don't appeal to you, check back very soon as they are being updated frequently.
Suzuki Swift$32/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Toyota Yaris$33/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Suzuki Swift$33/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Italy, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 9 June 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Italy?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Target Italy (10.0 rating), JoyRent (10.0 rating) and Rental Plus (9.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Italy.

  • What is the most popular car hire provider in Italy?

    When hiring a car in Italy, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , and with prices around $36/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from SURPRICE CAR RENTAL is ECONOMY, which starts as low as $11/day.

  • What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Italy?

    At $27/day, the cheapest car rental price in Italy was found in Catania. On average, Catania has the cheapest daily rental car price ($27/day), which is 60% below average price for cities in Italy.

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

    In Italy, drivers are expected to drive on the right side of the road.

See more FAQs

Car rentals by fuel type in Italy

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Italy. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Italy. Deals were last updated on 9 June 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Italy. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($19+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

Best Car Hire Deals
We make it easy and fast to find and compare deals from 70,000+ hire locations and hundreds of agencies.
No Surprises
Prices shown to you will be completely in full, without any hidden charges or fees.
Free cancellation
Plans change — we get it. And that’s why you can search and book car hire on Cheapflights from agencies that offer free cancellation