Car Rentals Charleston, South Carolina

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Charleston, SC
Apr 21 — Apr 28
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Charleston, South Carolina 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 $75/day to rent a small car in Charleston. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$35/day
May 1 - Jun 1
Charleston
3025 Ashley Town Center Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$35/day
May 1 - Jun 1
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
May 1 - Jun 1
Charleston
3025 Ashley Town Center Drive
Kia Rio Hatchback
$35/day
May 1 - Jun 1
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$37/day
Apr 30 - May 28
Charleston
3025 Ashley Town Center Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$37/day
Apr 30 - May 28
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$43/day
May 2 - Jun 2
Charleston
2004 Savannah Hwy
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$43/day
May 2 - Jun 2
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$45/day
Apr 30 - May 28
Charleston
398 Meeting Street
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$45/day
Apr 30 - May 28
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$45/day
Apr 30 - May 28
Charleston
2440 Savannah Hwy
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$45/day
Apr 30 - May 28
See offer

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Charleston?

All

$43 - $67

Family size

$50 - $64

Economy

$45 - $61

The cheapest time to rent a car in Charleston, South Carolina is in June. The price is 16% lower than the rest of the year at just $45 per day. The most expensive month is October. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. The price of a car 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.


Charleston Car Rental Directory

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens3.2 mi
Middleton Place5.7 mi
Charlestowne Landing6.7 mi
Aiken-Rhett House9.4 mi
Marion Square9.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

South Carolina Aquarium84.5 mi
Fort Sumter National Monument84.5 mi
Aiken-Rhett House84.9 mi
Historic Charleston City Market85.1 mi
Charleston City Market85.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Middleton Place81.8 mi
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens82.9 mi
Charlestowne Landing85.0 mi
Charleston County Courthouse86.5 mi
Marion Square86.6 mi

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Car Rental in Charleston

We've had 15,956 searches from users looking to rent a car in Charleston this month so far.

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

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in Charleston in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in Charleston. 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 Charleston, South Carolina in May?

To rent a car for a weekend in Charleston in May, the average price was $70 with cheaper deals starting around $22. For a one-week car rental, Charleston prices in May average $50 with the best deals starting at $21.

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

The cheapest provider in Charleston is Enterprise, with an average daily rental rate of $56 from its 5 locations in Charleston. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at Enterprise in Charleston is $17.

Is there a fee to cancel my Charleston, SC 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 May?

With temperatures averaging 78.8 °F and precipitation usually 5.7″ during May, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to Charleston. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of May and is a popular choice for travelers heading to Charleston. Renting a Standard in Charleston will cost you $57/day on average.

Which rental car company in Charleston has the most locations?

Enterprise has 5 locations. momondo users can expect to pay $56/day on average when renting from these locations.

What is the speed limit in Charleston, SC?

The speed limit in Charleston is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Charleston also has a suburban speed limit of 75 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Charleston, be aware that the speed limit is generally 75 mph.

What is the weather like in Charleston, SC in April?

Those looking for a rental car in Charleston during the month of April should expect temperatures to be around 64.4 °F and should expect around 2.9″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

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

Considering that the temperatures in Charleston are typically high during April and the chance of rain is relatively low, momondo would suggest renting a convertible which would help you enjoy the great weather.

Is the weather in Charleston similar to the rest of South Carolina?

If you’re looking for a Charleston rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of April it’s important to know that the rest of South Carolina typically has a temperature of 60.8 °F and will usually expect 3.2″ of precipitation.


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