Car Rentals in Charleston, West Virginia

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Charleston, WV
Oct 10 — Oct 17
Same drop-off
Charleston, WV
Tue 10/10
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Tue 10/17
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Rental cars insight and trends in Charleston

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What is the cheapest rental car agency in Charleston?

The cheapest rental cars in Charleston are generally found through Dollar. When booking with Dollar, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $25/day. The average price to rent a car in Charleston is $51/day.

What car do most people rent in Charleston?

For an average of $59/day (and as low as $32/day), Ford Focus rentals in Charleston are the most popular car among our users. Renting the Ford Escape in Charleston for $113/day on average ($47/day for a cheap deal) is another popular choice.

Best deals found for Charleston, West Virginia car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Charleston, West Virginia
Economy$32/day
Compact$32/day
Intermediate$33/day
Standard$35/day
Full-size$36/day
Minivan$58/day
Pickup truck$36/day
Supplier choice$38/day
Intermediate SUV$44/day
Standard SUV$60/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Charleston, West Virginia car rental deals found on momondo

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

Small

$47 - $88

All Car Types

$70 - $101

The average price of a Small rental in Charleston, the United States is $64. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Charleston, the United States is in September. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $47 per day. A Small rental is typically 24% less expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston 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 Charleston Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Charleston, the United States is $67. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Charleston, the United States is in November. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $54 per day. A Medium rental is typically 20% less expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston 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 Charleston Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Charleston, the United States is $82. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Charleston, the United States is in September. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $62 per day. A Large rental is typically 4% less expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston 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 Charleston Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Charleston, the United States is $81. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Charleston, the United States is in September. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A SUV rental is typically 5% less expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston 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 Charleston SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Charleston, the United States is $103. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Charleston, the United States is in October. The price is 32% lower than the rest of the year at just $71 per day. A Van rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston 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 Charleston Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Charleston, the United States is $114. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Charleston, the United States is in October. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $71 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 27% more expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a Convertible rental in Charleston, the United States is $65. The cheapest time to rent a Convertible in Charleston, the United States is in May. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $76 per day. A Convertible rental is typically 23% less expensive than the average rental car in Charleston. The average price of a vehicle rental in Charleston can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Ford Fiesta
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$32/day

1 Nov - 30 Nov
Ford Fiesta
Mitsubishi Mirage
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

$32/day

1 Nov - 30 Nov
Mitsubishi Mirage
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$34/day

1 Nov - 30 Nov
Kia Picanto

Charleston car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Charleston, West Virginia

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

National

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.5
Wonderful
6 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

9.0

Budget

8.8
Very good
10 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.1

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.3

Dollar

8.3
Very good
11 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.4

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.8
Okay
19 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.1

Easirent

1 location

Alamo

3 reviews1 location

Quick facts about car rentals in Charleston

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

Most Popular Agency

Dollar

Popular Car Types

Full-size, SUV, Intermediate

Cheapest Rental Car

$33

Most Popular Model

Buick Regal
The most popular Charleston car rental agency found on momondo this month is Dollar. Other top choices for car rental companies are Budget and Enterprise Rent-A-Car
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Charleston in the past 72 hours: Full-size, SUV, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a rental car in Charleston is $33/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $52/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Charleston in the past 7 days is the Buick Regal. Our users also prefer the Infiniti Q50 as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

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

Nearby attractions:

Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences2.6 mi
East End Historical District2.7 mi
West Virginia State Museum2.8 mi
Charleston Civic Center2.8 mi
University of Charleston3.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Charleston Civic Center49.7 mi
Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences50.3 mi
University of Charleston51.0 mi
East End Historical District51.1 mi
West Virginia State Museum51.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

East End Historical District99.7 mi
West Virginia State Museum99.7 mi
Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences99.8 mi
Charleston Civic Center99.9 mi
University of Charleston100.0 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Charleston - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to rent a car in Charleston, West Virginia in November?

Our data shows that for weekend car rental deals during November in Charleston, you can expect to pay around $51. A particularly good deal might be around $40, which is the lowest quote for Charleston we've seen so far. $45 is a normal deal for a week-long rental in Charleston, but for November it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $37, depending on your requirements.

Is there a fee to cancel my Charleston, West Virginia car rental?

When renting a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Charleston do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on rental cars in Charleston. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to rent in Charleston during November?

When traveling to Charleston during the month of November, 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 Charleston during November, when temperatures are around 37.4 °F and precipitation is 3.3″ on average. Renting a Economy in Charleston will cost you $68/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Charleston, West Virginia?

Charleston’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 Charleston 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.

What car rental company has the Ford Escape in Charleston?

What is the weather like in Charleston, West Virginia, WV in October?

Those looking for a rental car in Charleston during the month of October should expect temperatures to be around 57.2 °F and should expect around 2.6″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Charleston similar to the rest of West Virginia?

If you’re looking for a Charleston rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of October it’s important to know that the rest of West Virginia typically has a temperature of 53.6 °F and will usually expect 2.8″ of precipitation.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Charleston?

Prices for cars in Charleston are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to hire a car in Charleston?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Charleston. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To rent a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be applied. We advise that you read the policy of your chosen rental company before making a reservation.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Charleston?

All drivers must have a valid full driving license when renting a car in Charleston. If the license is written in a different language from the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car overseas, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. It is always advisable to check with the individual rental company you're booking with.


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How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Charleston?

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Does momondo show car rental deals in Charleston with free cancellation?

Yes, whether it is for cars in Charleston or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Charleston on momondo?

Yes, simply select the fair fuel policy filter after performing a search for rental cars in Charleston on momondo.

Can I find a car rental in Charleston which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, rental cars in Charleston with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Can I search for rental cars in Charleston with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, momondo is capable of showing unlimited mileage car rental options in Charleston.


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