Athens Car Rentals

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Athens, GA
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Athens Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Athens
Agency score: Excellent 8.7

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Athens?

All

$35 - $75

Family size

$69 - $100

Economy

$37 - $52

The cheapest time to rent a car in Athens is in February. The price is 10% lower than the rest of the year at just $39 per day. The most expensive month is November. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in August. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in March. The price of a car rental in Athens can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Athens car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $66/day to rent a small car in Athens. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$28/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
Athens
1020 Ben Epps Dr.
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$30/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$32/day
Feb 17 - Feb 24
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Atlanta, Georgia

Nearby attractions:

40 Watt Club63.7 mi
Downtown Athens64.0 mi
Sanford Stadium64.0 mi
Classic Center64.1 mi
Greenville Airport

Greenville, South Carolina

Nearby attractions:

Classic Center92.2 mi
Downtown Athens92.3 mi
Sanford Stadium92.5 mi
40 Watt Club92.5 mi
Augusta Bush Field Airport

Augusta, Georgia

Nearby attractions:

Sanford Stadium90.3 mi
Classic Center90.6 mi
Downtown Athens90.7 mi
40 Watt Club90.9 mi

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Car Rental in Athens

So far in January there have been 822 searches on momondo for car rental in Athens.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Athens car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Enhanced cleaning is one of the new benefits that may be provided to you when you rent a car in Athens. Use our search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning for your trip. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Athens in February?

To rent a car in Athens for a weekend in February, we found prices as low as $34 with an average of $56. For a one-week car rental, Athens prices in February average $51 with the best deals starting at $26.

Which car rental agency in Athens has the cheapest rental car prices?

Avis typically has the cheapest daily rates in Athens, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay $55/day, but our users have found rates as low as $14/day for their rental car in Athens.

Is there a fee to cancel my Athens car rental?

The majority of the Athens car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in Athens such as Avis, Hertz, and Easirent often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Athens during February?

When traveling to Athens during the month of February, we recommend renting an Economy car in order to be best prepared for the weather and road conditions. An Economy car can handle both the wet and dry road conditions that are often seen in Athens during February, when temperatures are around 53.6 °F and precipitation is 4.4″ on average. Renting a Economy in Athens will cost you $46/day on average.

Which rental car company in Athens has the most locations?

The city of Athens has 5 locations owned by Enterprise, with an average daily rate of $47.

What is the speed limit in Athens?

If you are renting a vehicle in Athens, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 25 mph, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Athens will generally have a speed limit of 75 mph. If you are traveling on a highway in Athens, then the speed limit is 75 mph.

What is the weather like in Athens, Georgia, GA in January?

Typically, the weather in Athens through the month of January is 42.8 °F and the expected precipitation is 4.1″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

The weather in Athens during January would likely not impact the type of rental car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Athens car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Athens car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Ford Focus, the Hyundai Accent, and the Nissan Versa.

Is the weather in Athens similar to the rest of Georgia?

Those looking to rent a car in Athens for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Georgia during the month of January usually is around 44.6 °F with 4.5″ of possible rain.


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