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Cheap Car Hire in Minneapolis

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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Minneapolis?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Minneapolis and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 24 May 2024.

January

R790

February

R901

March

R1 011

April

R1 066

May

R1 085

June

R1 287

July

R1 342

August

R1 213

September

R1 066

October

R1 121

November

R1 048

December

R1 011

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Minneapolis is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Minneapolis

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Minneapolis to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 May 2024.

Small cars

R670 - R2 944

All Car Types

R670 - R2 944

To hire a small car in Minneapolis, the United States, you would pay an average price of R798/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Minneapolis, the United States (~R670/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~R2 944/day). In fact, January is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Minneapolis. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Minneapolis, renting a small car saves you 36% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a medium car in Minneapolis, the United States, you would pay an average price of R701/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Minneapolis, the United States (~R1 000/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~R1 532/day). In fact, March is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Minneapolis. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Minneapolis, renting a medium car saves you 44% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Minneapolis

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Minneapolis known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Minneapolis. Reviews were last updated on 24 May 2024.
Choose from the top car hire agencies available in Minneapolis, including Sixt, Thrifty and Hertz. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Sixt

7,7
Good
228 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8,4

Comfort

8,3

Overall

7,6

Pick-up/drop-off

7,6

Value

7,3

Thrifty

7,0
Good
187 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,0

Comfort

7,3

Overall

6,9

Pick-up/drop-off

6,9

Value

6,8

Hertz

6,7
Okay
176 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,7

Comfort

7,3

Overall

6,7

Pick-up/drop-off

6,5

Value

6,3

Dollar

5,8
Fair
127 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6,9

Comfort

6,6

Overall

5,6

Pick-up/drop-off

5,5

Value

5,7

Ace

9,2
Wonderful
55 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9,2

Comfort

9,2

Overall

9,2

Pick-up/drop-off

9,2

Value

9,1

Budget

7,1
Good
65 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,1

Comfort

7,5

Overall

7,0

Pick-up/drop-off

7,1

Value

7,2

Avis

7,0
Good
35 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6,9

Comfort

7,6

Overall

6,9

Pick-up/drop-off

6,6

Value

7,6

Alamo

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10,0

Comfort

10,0

Overall

10,0

Pick-up/drop-off

10,0

Value

10,0

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Minneapolis, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 24 May 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Minneapolis?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Ace (9,1 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8,7 rating) and Sixt (7,9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Minneapolis.

  • What are petrol prices like in Minneapolis?

    The average price of petrol in Minneapolis is R18,95/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R852 and R1 231 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Minneapolis for a week from Budget?

    Hiring a car in Minneapolis for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around R5 152/week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Minneapolis for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in Minneapolis it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 17%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Minneapolis?

    Yes, hiring a vehicle in Minneapolis for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Minneapolis?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Full-size (Toyota Camry) in Minneapolis, making it the most popular option.

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