Car Rentals in Arlington, Virginia

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Arlington, VA
Jul 5 — Jul 12
Same drop-off
Arlington, VA
Tue 7/5
Noon
Tue 7/12
Noon

Best deals found for Arlington, Virginia car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Arlington, Virginia
Kia Stinger
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
5-door vehicles

$52/day

10 Sep - 13 Sep
Kia Stinger
Nissan Kicks
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$57/day

10 Sep - 12 Sep
Nissan Kicks
Daewoo Leganza
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$43/day

11 Sep - 13 Sep
Daewoo Leganza
Volkswagen Jetta
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$41/day

5 Jul - 5 Aug
Volkswagen Jetta
Toyota Camry
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

5 Jul - 5 Aug
Toyota Camry
Buick LaCrosse
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$62/day

6 Sep - 9 Sep
Buick LaCrosse
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$47/day

6 Sep - 10 Sep
Toyota Fortuner
Renault Duster
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

6 Sep - 8 Sep
Renault Duster
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$38/day

4 Sep - 6 Sep
Ford Focus

Important information about Arlington car rentals

Arlington County, Virginia, is right across the Potomac River from Washington DC. Arlington is mainly known for its proximity to the country’s capital as well as the historical sites in it. When in Arlington, you’ll probably want to visit the military Arlington National Cemetery known for its perfectly aligned and identical white tombstones. The Pentagon, home of the U.S. Department of Defense, is also in Arlington. If you have a car rental in Arlington, keep your eye out for pedestrians as the area can get very touristy. There are various options for parking in the Arlington area: on-street parking regulated by meters or public parking garages. There are at least 20 car rental locations in Arlington, spread out over the county. We suggest reserving a vehicle in advance since it may be a bit more challenging to find cheap car rentals in Arlington. Nonetheless, there are options from economy car rentals to luxury car rentals in Arlington.

Arlington and D.C. are very easy to get around, whether it’s by car or public transportation. Arlington is very walkable and pedestrian-friendly, featured once as America’s most walkable suburb. The National Mall with the Smithsonian Museums and the U.S. Capitol is just across the Potomac River; you can get there going over one of the various bridges connecting D.C. with Arlington. If you book a rental car in Arlington, you can complete your visit by seeing the charming area of Georgetown outside of downtown D.C. It’s a neighborhood less than a half an hour drive from Arlington, famous for its university, federal-style architecture, cobblestone roads and Waterfront Park. The main road towards the center of Arlington is Highway 50/Arlington Boulevard. It’s also the road known to get the most congested in the county. On-street parking is enforced by parking meters. Your car rental in Arlington is free to park after hours and on Sundays.

Before traveling to new places, especially out of the country you’re used to driving in, it’s your responsibility to be aware of the traffic laws. It’s legal to make right turns on red lights after coming to a full stop and if the traffic allows it. Nonetheless, there are signs throughout Arlington and DC restricting turns during specific times. In the state of Virginia, it’s illegal to text and drive. In Arlington they take speeding seriously; always make sure you’re driving within the speed limit, especially in residential areas and school zones. Moreover, reckless driving is considered a serious offense in the state of Virginia. Before getting your car rental in Arlington, look up the city’s department of motor vehicles in case any laws have been updated or changed.

When you’re traveling to Virginia from out of the country, when picking up your Arlington car rental you must present a valid driver’s license along with an International Driver’s Permit. The IDP has to be issued by the country of origin of your driver’s license and you will not be able to apply for it if you are already in the U.S.


Arlington, Virginia car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Arlington that's right for you

Small Cars

$33 - $69

All Car Types

$41 - $102

The average price of a Small rental in Arlington, the United States is $51. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Arlington, the United States is in January. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $33 per day. A Small rental is typically 35% less expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Arlington, the United States is $60. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Arlington, the United States is in January. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $37 per day. A Medium rental is typically 24% less expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Arlington, the United States is $85. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Arlington, the United States is in January. The price is 56% lower than the rest of the year at just $38 per day. A Large rental is typically 7% more expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Arlington, the United States is $78. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Arlington, the United States is in January. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $47 per day. A SUV rental is typically 2% less expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Arlington, the United States is $119. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Arlington, the United States is in January. The price is 48% lower than the rest of the year at just $62 per day. A Van rental is typically 33% more expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Arlington, the United States is $78. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Arlington, the United States is in February. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $61 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 3% less expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Arlington Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Convertible rental in Arlington, the United States is $103. The cheapest time to rent a Convertible in Arlington, the United States is in September. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $76 per day. A Convertible rental is typically 23% more expensive than the average car rental in Arlington. The average price of a vehicle rental in Arlington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$38/day

4 Sep - 6 Sep
Daihatsu Sirion
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$38/day

4 Sep - 6 Sep
Ford Focus
Opel Corsa
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$39/day

21 Jul - 21 Aug
Opel Corsa

Arlington car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Arlington, Virginia
7.8
Good
222 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

6.9
5.4
Okay
141 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.8

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.1
4.1
Okay
275 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.8

Comfort

5.6

Overall

4.1

Pick-up/drop-off

4.2

Value

4.5
8.4
Excellent
41 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

6.9
5.0
Okay
53 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.5

Overall

5.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.2
4.7
Okay
71 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.2

Comfort

5.0

Overall

4.2

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

4.7
4.7
Okay
95 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

5.8

Overall

4.7

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

4.9
8.0
Excellent
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.0

Quick facts about car rentals in Arlington

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Arlington

Most Popular Agency

Budget

Popular Car Types

Economy, SUV, Intermediate

Cheapest Rental Car

$32

Most Popular Model

Honda Civic
The most popular Arlington car rental agency found on momondo this month is Budget. Other top choices for car rental companies are Kyte and Hertz
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Arlington in the past 72 hours: Economy, SUV, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a rental car in Arlington is $32/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $64/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Arlington in the past 7 days is the Honda Civic. Our users also prefer the Nissan Versa Note as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Arlington

Nearby attractions:

Iwo Jima Memorial20.8 mi
National Air Force Memorial21.3 mi

Nearby attractions:

National Air Force Memorial1.9 mi
Iwo Jima Memorial3.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Iwo Jima Memorial5.9 mi
National Air Force Memorial7.0 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Arlington - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Arlington so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

For July in Arlington, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $85 - but some users found deals as low as $26. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $41 to $66.

Daily rates from Budget are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $70/day when getting a rental car in Arlington. The absolute cheapest price found at their 3 locations in Arlington is $22/day.

The majority of car rental agencies in Arlington offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centers such as Alamo, Budget, and Dollar have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Arlington in July. On average, Arlington receives 3.9″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 77 °F during the month of July. These conditions are well-suited for a standard, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Renting a Standard in Arlington will cost you $99/day on average.

Enterprise is very popular in Arlington, VA, as they have more locations than any other car rental company. You can find 6 locations in the city of Arlington, VA, and can expect to pay about $93/day for your rental car in Arlington, VA.

Arlington’s speed limit is 25 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Arlington is 75 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

Typically, the weather in Arlington through the month of June is 73.4 °F and the expected precipitation is 3.1″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

The climate in Virginia during June is usually 71.6 °F with an expected 3.8″ of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to rent a car and leave from Arlington on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.


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