Car Rental in Charleston

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Charleston, USA - South Carolina
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Compact
Nissan Versa or similar
Nissan Versa
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$99.55 per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Economy
Mitsubishi Mirage or similar
Mitsubishi Mirage
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$100.17 per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$100.39 per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Standard
VW Jetta or similar
VW Jetta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$100.62 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Standard
VW Jetta or similar
VW Jetta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$100.62 / per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Intermediate
Nissan Rogue or similar
Nissan Rogue
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$102.68 / per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Compact
Nissan Kicks or similar
Nissan Kicks
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$103.43 / per day
Charleston International Airport Car Rental
Standard
Ford Edge or similar
Ford Edge
  • 5
  • 6
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$104.47 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 10:18 on 2022-12-06. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
USD
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Country code
1
Economy car rental price
$137.26 / per day
Average car rental length
6 days
Speed limit within town
40 - 120 km/h
25 - 75 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
72 - 120 km/h
45 - 75 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

One-Way Car Rentals in Charleston

The most popular one-way rental options for pick up in Charleston and drop off in another city include:

  • From Charleston to Miami - 14 offers from $107.07 per day

Top 3 Cities near Charleston

  1. Greenville Car Rentals from $88.85 per day
    304.9 km / 189.5 miles away
  2. Myrtle Beach Car Rentals from $88.85 per day
    134.4 km / 83.5 miles away
  3. Columbia Car Rentals from $87.27 per day
    153.9 km / 95.6 miles away

Top 3 Locations near Charleston

  1. 134.4 km / 83.5 miles away
  2. 304.9 km / 189.5 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Charleston?

Car rental prices in Charleston vary a lot according to the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Charleston
January
$51.26
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
The best month to rent a car in Charleston is February (when prices for an Economy class start from $51.26). This is < 1% cheaper than the yearly average and < 1% cheaper than renting in February (when rental prices start at $51.26 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price.

What’s the usual rental length in Charleston?

Travel lengths vary from month to month: in September, travelers rent a car for an average of 13 days in January, the average rental period is 5 days.
Average Rental Length in Charleston
5
January
5
February
5
March
April
6
May
5
June
6
July
5
August
13
September
5
October
7
November
12
December

What's the most popular month to rent a car in Charleston?

The most popular month for renting a car in Charleston is July, and the least popular is April.
Popularity of Car Rental in Charleston by Monthly Searches
98%
January
87%
February
106%
March
April
115%
May
151%
June
162%
July
134%
August
87%
September
96%
October
84%
November
81%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Ace Rent a car Kia Rio 4 1 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Toyota Camry 4 2 Large cars
National Nissan Kicks 5 2 SUVs
National Chevrolet Malibu 4 3 Large cars
National Chevrolet Tahoe 4 3 SUVs
National Ford Edge 4 3 SUVs
National Chevrolet Colorado 4 2 Large cars
Ace Rent a car Hyundai Accent 4 1 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Nissan Kicks 5 2 SUVs
Ace Rent a car Toyota Corolla 4 3 Large cars

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Alamo
8.67 / 10
Lowest rated company
Ace Rent a car
8.07 / 10
Total rental companies
8
Average daily price
$137.26
Lowest daily price
$34.07
Total cars available
25

Top 8 Suppliers in Charleston in 2022

Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.7
+18435561255
5500 International Blvd # 119, Charleston, SC 29418
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.6
8339692385
5500 International Blvd
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
National
National
Excellent 8.5
+18437673078 / +18339692384
5500 International Blvd 119, Charleston, SC 29418
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5 / 1 reviews
+18435521771
5500 International Blvd
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:59
Tue:08:00-23:59
Wed:08:00-23:59
Thu:08:00-23:59
Fri:08:00-23:59
Sat:08:00-23:59
Sun:08:00-23:59
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.4
+18435521400
3826 W Montague Ave
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Dollar
Dollar
Excellent 8.4
+18437671130
3826 W Montague Ave
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 04:00-23:59
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.3
+18437677030
5500 International Blvd
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:59
Tue:08:00-23:59
Wed:08:00-23:59
Thu:08:00-23:59
Fri:08:00-23:59
Sat:08:00-23:59
Sun:08:00-23:59
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Excellent 8.1 / 2 reviews
+18772199192
3632 Cheatham St, North Charleston, SC 29418
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
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