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Lansing, MI, United States
30 Jan — 6 Feb
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Lansing, MI, United States
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Information about your trip to Lansing

Michigan’s capital city, Lansing, is home to the Michigan State Capitol Building, the Oldsmobile car museum and the Potter Zoo. If you’re travelling with children, Hawk Island Park is a great destination and it’s open all season. In the winter, since Lansing tends to get snowfall all season, they have season-oriented attractions like tubing and snowboarding. There are about 20 car hire locations in Lansing and at the nearby airport. The latter is where you might have more luck finding a cheap car rental in Lansing, mostly economy car rentals. Parking your Lansing car rental shouldn’t be an issue as there’s plenty of on-street parking as well as car parks and lots. On-street parking is enforced by meters and it’s free after hours and on the weekend.

While visiting, is it worthwhile to rent a car while visiting Lansing?

Old Town is the most walkable neighbourhood in Lansing. However, for the most part, it’s best to use public transportation or a car when getting around the city. If you’re up for going on a day trip with your car rental in Lansing, you should explore Grand Rapids. It’s the closest to Lansing, just about an hour away. It’s known for the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park and all the craft breweries in the area. The town of Holland is a half an hour past Grand Rapids on Lake Michigan. If you’re there in the month of May, be sure to go to the Tulip Time Festival. When driving through Lansing, stay alert as the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Hagadorn Road is known to be quite accident-prone. As for parking, you can leave your rental car in any of the car parks in the city, or on the street if you find a spot.

What different driving laws should I keep in mind while driving in Lansing?

When driving your car rental in Lansing, be aware of the traffic laws in Michigan. Seatbelts are mandatory for both front seat drivers, although we recommend everyone wears a seatbelt in the vehicle. If there are passengers under the age of 16, they must wear a seatbelt no matter where they are sitting. If an emergency vehicle is approaching you with its lights flashing, you must pull over to the side of the road and wait until the car passes. The illegal blood alcohol content if you’re driving your rental car in Lansing is 0.08% or more. Before anything, confirm again with Lansing’s department of motor vehicles that there aren’t any new laws you should be aware of.

Will I need a special driving license or permit to drive a rental car in Lansing if I’m visiting from another country?

The documents necessary to pick up your car rental in Lansing, as well as the age limits, vary depending on the car agency. Young drivers may be restricted from getting luxury hired cars in Lansing. Nonetheless, if you’re travelling from a foreign country, you will need a special permit if your original driving license is not in English. They will ask for you to have an International Driver’s Permit to present along with your country’s driving license.


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Car Hire in Lansing

  • What cleaning measures are being taken by Lansing car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

    Enhanced cleaning is one of the new benefits that may be provided to you when you hire a car in Lansing. Use our search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning for your trip. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

  • Is there a fee to cancel my Lansing, MI car hire?

    In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Lansing car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Lansing offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

  • What is the speed limit in Lansing, MI?

    When you hire a car in Lansing, you should abide by the city’s 25 mph speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Lansing are 75 mph and 75 mph, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Lansing.

  • What car do most people hire in Lansing?

    Hiring the Hyundai Elantra in Lansing is the most popular car hire among momondo users, followed by hiring the Ford Fiesta. Our users have seen Hyundai Elantra deals in Lansing for £39 per day on average, and as cheap as £11 per day. It’s an average of £36 per day to hire the Ford Fiesta in Lansing, though you may find prices as low as £12 per day.

  • What is the weather like in Lansing, MI in January?

    Typically, the weather in Lansing through the month of January is -5 °C and the expected precipitation is 43 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

  • What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

    For months like January, it may be best to hire an SUV with four-wheel drive for your trip to Lansing. The temperature is usually below freezing and the chance of snow and ice is higher.

  • Is the weather in Lansing similar to the rest of Michigan?

    The climate in Michigan during January is usually -3 °C with an expected 45 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from Lansing on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.


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