Car Rentals in Lincoln, Nebraska

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Lincoln, NE
Dec 12 — Dec 19
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Lincoln, NE
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Best deals found for Lincoln, Nebraska car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Lincoln, Nebraska
Volkswagen Tiguan
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$46/day

27 Dec - 27 Jan
Volkswagen Tiguan
Chevrolet Traverse
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$47/day

27 Dec - 27 Jan
Chevrolet Traverse
Mini Hatch
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$15/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Mini Hatch
Chevrolet Cruze
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$19/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Chevrolet Cruze
Nissan Sentra
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$17/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Nissan Sentra
Chevrolet Impala
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

$19/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Chevrolet Impala
Ford Fusion
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$18/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Ford Fusion
Hyundai Elantra
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$18/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Hyundai Elantra
Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers

$65/day

3 Jan - 3 Feb
Chrysler Pacifica

Important information about Lincoln car rentals

Whether you're visiting Nebraska's capital city to see the Historic Haymarket District, Sunken Gardens, or Sheldon Museum of Art, you'll find that cheap car rentals in Lincoln are plentiful and affordable. With a Lincoln car rental, you can cruise around the city via one of its many scenic byways or overpasses. Major roads serving the area include I-80, U.S. Route 6 and U.S. Highway 34. As the second-largest city in Nebraska, parking is abundant enough to accommodate over 200,000 citizens plus tourists. Most downtown parking garages offer the first hour free, while other facilities prefer you purchase a re-loadable parking card. On-street parking is free Monday through Saturday, beginning in the afternoon. Regardless of where you choose to park, you'll find exploring is easy with over 50 car rental locations in Lincoln to choose from.

Rental cars in Lincoln allow tourists the opportunity to take in every sight the city has to offer. Lincoln has a wide range of rental cars to choose from, including electric cars, passenger vans and economy car rentals. Though a number of sights, such as the Nebraska State Capitol and Lincoln Children's Zoo, are in the heart of downtown, a few tourist favorites lie outside city limits. Interstate 80, which runs the length of the state, will be your go-to for exploring must-see destinations like Salt Creek and Fontenelle Forest. Downtown offers over 2,400 parking metered spots but be aware that re-parking your vehicle along the same city block more than once is prohibited. Only a few of Lincoln's neighborhoods are considered walkable. The city has some bike infrastructure in place, but minimal public transit. Therefore, if you want to maximize sightseeing, you'll find car rentals in Lincoln are a necessity.

If you choose to move forward with your Lincoln car rental, be sure to brush up on the state's traffic laws. Nebraska state citizens are not required to obtain a driving permit before getting their licenses. Almost all city streets, unless otherwise posted, enforce residential speed limits. Keep in mind that turning right on a red light is legal, as is turning left, provided you are turning from a one-way street onto another one-way street. If you choose to drink, the legal blood alcohol limit in Nebraska is 0.08%. for non-commercial drivers. Seatbelts are required for all front-seat occupants as well as any child under the age of 18. Check out the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles to ensure you're up to date on all traffic laws.

In order to obtain a rental car in Lincoln, United States, citizens must present a valid driver's license and a major credit card in their name. All renters must be at least 25 years old, though, if you're at least 21, you'll be allowed to rent a vehicle with additional fees. If you're not a United States citizen, you can rent a vehicle with a valid driver's license and passport. You may be asked to present an International Driver's Permit if your license is in any language other than English.


Lincoln, Nebraska car rental deals found on momondo

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

Small Cars

$57 - $115

All Car Types

$85 - $140

The average price of a Small rental in Lincoln, the United States is $92. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Lincoln, the United States is in February. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $57 per day. A Small rental is typically 19% less expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln 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 Lincoln Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Lincoln, the United States is $81. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Lincoln, the United States is in January. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just $55 per day. A Medium rental is typically 29% less expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln 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 Lincoln Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Lincoln, the United States is $110. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Lincoln, the United States is in October. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $70 per day. A Large rental is typically 3% less expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln 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 Lincoln Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Lincoln, the United States is $116. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Lincoln, the United States is in September. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $82 per day. A SUV rental is typically 3% more expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln 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 Lincoln SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Lincoln, the United States is $164. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Lincoln, the United States is in February. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just $85 per day. A Van rental is typically 31% more expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln 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 Lincoln Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Lincoln, the United States is $130. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Lincoln, the United States is in January. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just $62 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 13% more expensive than the average car rental in Lincoln. The average price of a vehicle rental in Lincoln can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Kia Soul
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$15/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Kia Soul
Suzuki SX4
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$17/day

16 Feb - 19 Feb
Suzuki SX4

Lincoln car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Lincoln, Nebraska

Enterprise

8.3
Excellent
17 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

7.9

Avis

8.3
Excellent
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.8

Budget

7.9
Good
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.4

Hertz

6.7
Good
24 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.2

Alamo

1 review1 location

Easirent

1 location

National

1 location

Payless

1 location

Quick facts about car rentals in Lincoln

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

Most Popular Agency

Avis

Popular Car Types

Economy, Full-size, Compact

Cheapest Rental Car

$41

Most Popular Model

Hyundai Sonata
The most popular Lincoln car rental agency found on momondo this month is Avis. Other top choices for car rental companies are Turo and Budget
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Lincoln in the past 72 hours: Economy, Full-size, Compact.
The lowest price for a rental car in Lincoln is $41/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $74/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Lincoln in the past 7 days is the Hyundai Sonata. Our users also prefer the Toyota Sienna as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

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

Nearby attractions:

International Quilt Study Center & Museum52.2 mi
Bob Devaney Sports Center53.2 mi
University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall53.7 mi
University of Nebraska State Museum53.7 mi
Lincoln Children's Zoo53.8 mi

Nearby attractions:

Haymarket Park3.0 mi
Pinnacle Bank Arena3.3 mi
Bob Devaney Sports Center3.4 mi
Haymarket District3.5 mi
Memorial Stadium3.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Haymarket Park83.8 mi
Pinnacle Bank Arena84.0 mi
Haymarket District84.1 mi
Memorial Stadium84.3 mi
Lied Center for Performing Arts84.4 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Lincoln - FAQs

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

For a weekend in January, the best deals in Lincoln start from around $45 up to around $147. For a one-week car rental, Lincoln prices in January average $68 with the best deals starting at $26.

You can expect to get the best deals from Avis when you visit Lincoln. With average rates of $90/day available at their 2 locations, Avis is a great company to rent from.

When renting a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Lincoln 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 Lincoln. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

Lincoln experiences an average temperature of 28.4 °F and around 0.9″ of precipitation during the month of January. In order to be best prepared for your trip to Lincoln, you should rent an SUV. Renting an SUV will ensure that you can safely and easily make your way through the snowy and icy streets of Lincoln. Renting a SUV in Lincoln will cost you $133/day on average.

Enterprise has the most locations of any rental car company in Lincoln, NE, with 4 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $103/day when renting a car from Enterprise in Lincoln, NE.

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

Typically, the weather in Lincoln through the month of December is 30.2 °F and the expected precipitation is 0.8″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Those looking to rent a car in Lincoln for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Nebraska during the month of December usually is around 28.4 °F with 0.7″ of possible rain.


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