Philadelphia

Cheap Car Hire in Philadelphia from $58

Philadelphia, PA, United States
18 Apr — 25 Apr
Driver's age: 26-65
Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Philadelphia car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Philadelphia. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Most popular company

DOLLAR

Price of petrol per litre

$1.55

Average price per day

$83

Cheapest price per day

$58

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Philadelphia 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 11 April 2024.

January

$61

February

$67

March

$75

April

$79

May

$84

June

$93

July

$94

August

$88

September

$79

October

$81

November

$73

December

$73

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

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Philadelphia and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

There are 22 hire agencies servicing Philadelphia. These agencies, altogether, have 85 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Philadelphia with prices from $58 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 4 car types you can hire in Philadelphia:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Luxury

Luxury

Compare available car types for hire in Philadelphia

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Philadelphia to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Small cars

$72 - $158

All Car Types

$73 - $136

To hire a small car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of $103/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Philadelphia, the United States (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$158/day). In fact, March is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Philadelphia, hiring a small car is 4% 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. Here are the best Philadelphia small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of $83/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Philadelphia, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$119/day). In fact, October is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Philadelphia, hiring a medium car saves you 17% 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 Philadelphia medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Philadelphia, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$169/day). In fact, June is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Philadelphia, hiring a large car saves you 18% 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 Philadelphia large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Philadelphia, the United States (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$130/day). In fact, June is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Philadelphia, hiring a SUV saves you 11% 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 Philadelphia SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Philadelphia, the United States, you would pay an average price of $79/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a van in Philadelphia, the United States (~$121/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$205/day). In fact, April is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Philadelphia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Philadelphia, hiring a van saves you 21% 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.

Kia Picanto$58/day
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Kia Picanto
Toyota Yaris Cross$72/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Toyota Auris$83/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Auris

Top hire agencies in Philadelphia

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Philadelphia known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Philadelphia. Reviews were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top car hire agencies located in Philadelphia, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Browse through some of the top car hire agencies in Philadelphia, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis.

Alamo

8.2
Very Good
228 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.6
Good
106 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.4

Avis

5.8
Fair
103 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

5.6

Budget

5.8
Fair
238 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.0

Payless

5.8
Fair
226 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.9

Dollar

5.0
Fair
182 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.2

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

5.4

Thrifty

5.0
Fair
166 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.7

Value

5.4

Hertz

4.9
Mediocre
472 reviews19 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.6

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.7

Value

5.1

Best Philadelphia car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Philadelphia. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Philadelphia with an average daily rate of $75. Data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on car hires in Philadelphia. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Kia Picanto$58/day
2
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent$64/day
5
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A/C
Hyundai Accent
Toyota Camry$66/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Camry

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Philadelphia, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 11 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Philadelphia?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $83/day when booking a car hire in Philadelphia. The absolute best deal a user found was for $62/day from Thrifty, booked on Apr. 9.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Philadelphia?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Philadelphia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Turo ($58/day), Hertz ($64/day), and Thrifty ($66/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.2 rating), Alamo (8.1 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.1 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Philadelphia.

  • What are petrol prices like in Philadelphia?

    The average price of petrol in Philadelphia is $1.55/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $70 and $101 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Dollar offers hire cars in Philadelphia for about $641 per week on average.

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

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 36% to make it a great deal in Philadelphia. Try to book at least 7 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Philadelphia?

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

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

    Typically, a monthly car hire in Philadelphia can be found for $2,747. You can find car hire deals to be on average $92 a day.

  • How much is a car hire in Philadelphia for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car hire in Philadelphia is $186. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Philadelphia. For the month of May, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Philadelphia for as low as $0/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Philadelphia?

    The most popular car to hire while in Philadelphia is the Chevrolet Spark, which is a Economy vehicle.

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Van hires in Philadelphia

Find van hire deals in Philadelphia from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van hires in Philadelphia cost an average of $122 per day. Price data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
If you're in need of a larger vehicle, check out some of the deals we've found on van hires in Philadelphia. To provide you with as many options as possible, we're constantly adding new deals so check back soon if you're not finding the one right for you.
Toyota HiAce$114/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce$118/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce$121/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce

Car hires by fuel type in Philadelphia

Browse car hires by fuel type in Philadelphia. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Philadelphia. Deals were last updated on 11 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Philadelphia. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($40+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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