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Most popular cities to hire a car in India

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
£32 - £65 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN INDIA Kolkata 18% cheaper Car hire in Kolkata is usually the cheapest in India at £32 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN INDIA Vasco da Gama 66% more expensive Vasco da Gama usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in India, with rentals averaging £65 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN INDIA New Delhi 68% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in New Delhi than any other region in India.

Car hire companies in India

Below is a list of every nation-wide car hire agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Europcar
31 locations
New Delhi £31/day
Chennai £32/day
Ahmedabad £31/day
Mumbai £22/day
Avis
14 locations
Chennai £24/day
Kolkata £21/day
Hyderabad £24/day

Most popular car hire types

Below are the most popular car hire types in India and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Chennai

£23/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

New Delhi

£30/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Mumbai

£35/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Bengaluru

£55/day
Small

No. 4 most popular

Kochi

£33/day
Small

No. 5 most popular

Noida

£54/day
Large
Large

Best value

Chennai

£53/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

New Delhi

£120/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Chennai

£55/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Bengaluru

£81/day
SUV

No. 2 most popular

New Delhi

£189/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

New Delhi

£31/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Chennai

£40/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Bengaluru

£76/day
Medium

No. 3 most popular

Jaipur

£58/day
Van
Van

Best value

Chennai

£57/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

New Delhi

£73/day
Van

No. 2 most popular

Jaipur

£58/day

Hiring a car in India

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in India

What is the cheapest car hire agency in India?

According to our data, Avis is the cheapest car hire agency in India. Users who book a rental car with Avis often find prices below the £38 average daily rate each day. Depending on the city you visit, what type of car you’re interested in, and the length of your hire, you could find prices for as low as £20 each day when booking with Avis.

What is the most popular car hire agency in India?

According to our data, Avis is the most popular car hire company in India. In the past month, 88% of users selected Avis for their rental car needs. 46 of our users have reviewed their experience with Avis during their stay in India, giving the agency an average review of 3.0 out of 10.

What car hire company in India has the most locations?

Instant Cabs has more car hire locations within India than any other agency. With 67 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centres either at your destination airport or within the city. If you haven’t chosen a city to travel to within India, consider New Delhi, which is the most popular destination in the country. Here you will find that Instant Cabs has 2 locations throughout the area.

What side of the road do people in India drive on?

People drive on the left in India. If you are travelling to India from a country that drives on the opposite side of the road, then this may take some getting used to, especially if you intend to hire a car during your stay.

How good are the roads in India?

As of 2019, India ranked 61 out of 137 countries for road quality. India received a road quality score of 4, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in India?

1.43 mg/l is the maximum Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have to legally drive a car in India. Both residents and visitors of India can face legal penalties for having a BAC higher than this amount. The legal age to drink in India is dependent on what region you visit within the country, so be sure to check before you make plans to travel.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in India?

18% of momondo users preferred to hire a Mini when visiting India, making it the most popular type of car to rent in the country. Although car hire prices in India will vary by city and supplier, you can expect to pay an average of £23 per day for a Mini.

How much does petrol cost in India?

As of last week, the average price of petrol in India was £0.85 per litre. According to our data, India has neither the most expensive nor the cheapest petrol prices in the world. Kuwait currently has the least expensive at £0.26 per litre, while Hong Kong has the most expensive at £1.70 per litre. Keep in mind that petrol prices change regularly and may be different during your travel dates.


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