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Cheap Car Rentals in Kentucky

Louisville, KY, United States
20 Feb — 27 Feb
Driver's age: 26-65
Louisville, KY, United States
Tue 20/2
Noon
Tue 27/2
Noon

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Kentucky 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 13 February 2024.

January

$66

February

$83

March

$89

April

$92

May

$94

June

$105

July

$102

August

$89

September

$92

October

$99

November

$84

December

$76

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Kentucky is January. 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.

Popular car types in Kentucky

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Kentucky and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 13 February 2024.
Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Luxury

Luxury

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Kentucky

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Kentucky to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 13 February 2024.

Small cars

$60 - $141

All Car Types

$60 - $133

To hire a small car in Kentucky, you would pay an average price of $47/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Kentucky (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$141/day). In fact, November is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Kentucky. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Kentucky, 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.

Top rental agencies in Kentucky

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Kentucky known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Kentucky. Reviews were last updated on 13 February 2024.

Alamo

8.4
Very Good
112 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.1
Good
110 reviews37 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.9

Hertz

6.6
Okay
157 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6

Budget

6.6
Okay
133 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.8

Thrifty

7.1
Good
58 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

7.1

Dollar

6.2
Okay
99 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.6

Avis

6.0
Okay
43 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.1

National

8.4
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

7.9

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Kentucky, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 13 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Kentucky?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $99/day when booking a car hire in Kentucky. The absolute best deal a user found was for $74/day from Thrifty, booked on Feb. 4.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Super Cheap (10.0 rating), Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) and Priceless (9.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Kentucky.

What are petrol prices like in Kentucky?

The average price of petrol in Kentucky is $1.47/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $66 and $95 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Kentucky for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty offers hire cars in Kentucky for about $690 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 43% on a hire car in Kentucky. 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 Kentucky?

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

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

Typically, a monthly car rental in Kentucky can be found for $2,955. You can find car rental deals for $99 a day on average.

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