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Cheap Car Hire in Chennai from AED 242

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Mar — 9 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Chennai car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Chennai. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

Most popular company

SSTRAVELS

Price of petrol per litre

AED 4.52

Average price per day

AED 256

Cheapest price per day

AED 242

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Chennai 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 February 2024.

January

AED 235

February

AED 220

March

AED 220

April

AED 253

May

AED 290

June

AED 286

July

AED 253

August

AED 246

September

AED 224

October

AED 242

November

AED 235

December

AED 238

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Chennai is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is May. 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 Chennai

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Chennai 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 February 2024.

Small cars

AED 144 - AED 225

All Car Types

AED 232 - AED 562

To rent a small car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of AED 181/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Chennai, India (~AED 144/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~AED 225/day). In fact, July is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chennai, renting a small car saves you 54% 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 rent a medium car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of AED 285/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Chennai, India (~AED 218/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~AED 430/day). In fact, October is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chennai, renting a medium car saves you 28% 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 rent a large car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of AED 769/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Chennai, India (~AED 252/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~AED 1,424/day). In fact, January is about 68% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chennai, renting a large car is 50% more expensive. 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 rent a SUV in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of AED 193/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Chennai, India (~AED 251/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~AED 424/day). In fact, October is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chennai, renting a SUV saves you 51% 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 rent a luxury car in Chennai, India, you would pay an average price of AED 921/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Chennai, India (~AED 1,118/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~AED 1,605/day). In fact, August is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Chennai. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chennai, renting a luxury car is 58% more expensive. 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 Chennai

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Chennai known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Chennai. Reviews were last updated on 24 February 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Chennai, including Hertz, Avis and Europcar. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Hertz

1 location

Avis

3.2
Poor
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.6

Comfort

3.6

Overall

2.4

Pick-up/drop-off

3.2

Value

3.6

Europcar

3 locations

SS Travels

2 locations

Myles

4 locations

Instant Cabs

3 locations

Car Club

2 locations

Eco Rent

2 locations

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Chennai, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 24 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Chennai?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under AED 256/day when booking a car hire in Chennai. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 146/day from Avis, booked on Oct. 1.

What are petrol prices like in Chennai?

The average price of petrol in Chennai is AED 4.52/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 203 and AED 294 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Chennai for a week from SS Travels?

SS Travels offers hire cars in Chennai for about AED 2,023 per week on average.

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

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 50% in Chennai - we recommend booking at least 89days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Chennai?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Chennai for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Chennai for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Chennai can be found for AED 8,672. You can find car rental deals for AED 289 a day on average.

What car do most people hire in Chennai?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Intermediate (Class Intermediate SUV) in Chennai, making it the most popular option.

Small car rentals in Chennai

Find small car rental deals in Chennai from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Chennai cost an average of AED 242 per day. Price data was last updated on 24 February 2024.
Ford KaAED 242/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Ka

Luxury car rentals in Chennai

Find luxury car rental deals in Chennai from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Chennai cost an average of AED 1,448 per day. Price data was last updated on 24 February 2024.
Ride in luxury during your trip to Chennai by selecting one of these great deals we've found. Double check the dates, pricing, and other key information of your reservation to make sure they're correct before proceeding.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class WagonAED 1,448/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon

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