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Cheap Car Rentals in Michigan

Detroit, MI, United States
27 Feb — 5 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Detroit, MI, United States
Tue 27/2
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Tue 5/3
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Michigan car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Michigan. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Michigan 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 20 February 2024.

January

$91

February

$89

March

$96

April

$94

May

$100

June

$110

July

$123

August

$123

September

$102

October

$100

November

$100

December

$91

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Michigan 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Michigan

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Michigan to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 February 2024.

Small cars

$59 - $186

All Car Types

$66 - $246

To hire a small car in Michigan, you would pay an average price of $66/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Michigan (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$186/day). In fact, January is about 12% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Michigan. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Michigan, hiring a small 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 medium car in Michigan, you would pay an average price of $58/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Michigan (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$146/day). In fact, November is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Michigan. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Michigan, hiring a medium 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.

To hire a large car in Michigan, you would pay an average price of $80/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Michigan (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~$246/day). In fact, July is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Michigan. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Michigan, hiring a large 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 SUV in Michigan, you would pay an average price of $86/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Michigan (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~$246/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Michigan. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Michigan, hiring a SUV saves you 19% 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 Michigan

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Michigan known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Michigan. Reviews were last updated on 20 February 2024.

Alamo

8.4
Very Good
178 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8
Good
155 reviews31 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.5

Thrifty

7.4
Good
112 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.3

Dollar

7.3
Good
230 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.2

Avis

7.2
Good
169 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.0

Hertz

7.1
Good
192 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

7.1

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.7

Budget

6.6
Okay
482 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

National

8.3
Very Good
21 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.3

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Michigan, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 20 February 2024.

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

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 Michigan.

What are petrol prices like in Michigan?

The average price of petrol in Michigan is $1.50/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $67 and $97 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Michigan for a week from Avis?

Avis offers hire cars in Michigan for about $792 per week on average.

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

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 24%. Aim to book your car hire at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Michigan.

Can I rent a car for a month in Michigan?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Michigan.

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