Charleston Car Rentals

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Cheap Car Rentals in Charleston

Economy $22/day
Compact $21/day
Intermediate $23/day
Standard $24/day
Full-size $27/day
SUV $25/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags Economy car in Charleston thrifty
4 Adults, 2 Bags Compact car in Charleston thrifty
5 Adults, 3 Bags Intermediate car in Charleston thrifty
5 Adults, 3 Bags Standard car in Charleston opaquecar
5 Adults, 2 Bags Full-size car in Charleston alamo
4 Adults, 2 Bags SUV car in Charleston alamo
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From $36/day
Rated #1
Alamo
alamo
Best Rated
8.7 Excellent (6,570 reviews)
2 locations in Charleston
Alamo
Locations in Charleston
2039 Savannah Hwy
+1 843 556 1255
5500 International Blvd
+1 843 556 1255
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From $45/day
Rated #2
Enterprise
8.5 Excellent (12,996 reviews)
5 locations in Charleston
Enterprise
Locations in Charleston
2004 Savannah Hwy
+1 843 556 7889
2440 Savannah Hwy
+1 843 766 5160
398 Meeting Street
+1 843 723 6215
5500 International Blvd # 114
+1 843 767 1109
619 Marina Dr
+1 843 800 3074
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From $45/day
Rated #3
Avis
avis
7.6 Good (2,282 reviews)
2 locations in Charleston
Avis
Locations in Charleston
2070 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard, Space 804
+1 843 402 9626
390 Meeting Street
+1 843 577 9705
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From $39/day
Rated #4
Budget
7.4 Good (4,298 reviews)
2 locations in Charleston
Budget
Locations in Charleston
2070 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard
+1 843 573 9144
390 Meeting Street
+1 843 577 5195
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From $36/day
Rated #5
Hertz
Most popular
7.4 Good (4,117 reviews)
2 locations in Charleston
Hertz
Locations in Charleston
3025 Ashley Town Center Drive
+1 843 573 2147
5500 International Blvd
+1 843 767 4554
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From $26/day
Rated #6
Dollar
Cheapest deal
7.3 Good (6,412 reviews)
1 location in Charleston
Dollar
Locations in Charleston
3826 W Montague Ave
+1 843 767 1130
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From $29/day
Rated #7
Thrifty
7.0 Good (2,986 reviews)
1 location in Charleston
Thrifty
Locations in Charleston
3826 W Montague Ave
+1 843 552 1400
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From $70/day
Rated #8
National
national
8.0 Excellent (892 reviews)
1 location in Charleston
National
Locations in Charleston
5500 International Blvd # 119
+1 843 767 3078
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Sunnycars
sunnycars
2 locations in Charleston
Sunnycars
Locations in Charleston
2039 Savannah Highway
5500 Interbnational Boulevard

Car Rental Locations in Charleston

Good to Know

Most Popular Agency Hertz
Most Popular Car Type Economy
Average price $49/day
Good deal $38/day

When to Book a Rental Car in Charleston

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Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches
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Top Tips For Renting a Car in Charleston

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Charleston for $38 or less
  • Book your rental car in Charleston at least 4 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Charleston are around 8% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Compact rental cars in Charleston are around 49% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs About Renting a Car in Charleston

How much does it cost to rent a car in Charleston?

On average a rental car in Charleston costs $52 per day.

What is the most popular rental car in Charleston?

Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Charleston.

What is the cheapest car rental company in Charleston?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Thrifty ($21/day), Alamo ($23/day) and Special rate ($24/day).

What is the best rental car company in Charleston?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Charleston are Alamo (8.7, 6570 reviews), Enterprise (8.5, 12996 reviews), and Avis (7.6, 2282 reviews).

Which car rental companies are at the airport: AFB-Municipal Airport (CHS)?

Car rental companies onsite at AFB-Municipal Airport include Hertz, Thrifty, Alamo, Enterprise, Dollar and National.

Which car rental companies will pick you up at the airport: AFB-Municipal Airport (CHS)?

Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from AFB-Municipal Airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, Budget, Thrifty, Alamo, Enterprise, Avis, Dollar, and National.

What is the cheapest rental car location in Charleston?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Thrifty 3826 W Montague Ave 29418 (8 miles from city center).

How can I find car rentals near me in Charleston?

Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

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