Hilton Head Island Car Rentals

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Mitsubishi Mirage

or equivalent Economy

passengers

4

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$26 /day

HILTON HEAD ISLAND ARPT, HILTON HEAD, 29926

Specialty Cars

or equivalent Special Cars

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$34 /day

Hilton Head International Airport 120 BEACH CITY RD , Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Chrysler 200

or equivalent Full-Size

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$34 /day

907 CHESTNUT STREET ORANGEBURG HLE, Orangeburg, SC 29115

Nissan Maxima

or equivalent Premium and Luxury

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$38 /day

239 ROBERT SMALLS PKWY, Beaufort, SC 29906

Ford Explorer

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

5

luggage

0

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$68 /day

120 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC SC 29926

Infiniti Q50

or equivalent Full-Size

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$186 /day

140 BEACH CITY RD STE A, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Prices are based on searches made during the previous 7 days. Price is dynamic and varies based on the date of the booking, length of rental and car class.
There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

Car rentals in Hilton Head Island: All you need to know

A Hilton Head Island car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of South Carolina has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Hilton Head Island. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.

How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Hilton Head Island?

We always try to get you the best rate. But, to get the most savings when you travel to Hilton Head Island you can do a few things. Be sure to:

  • Compare the prices of vehicles
  • Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
  • Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
  • Search and reserve as far in advance as you can

Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental suppliers have agencies in Hilton Head Island?

From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.

What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Hilton Head Island?

That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Hilton Head Island. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Hilton Head Island?

Normally, to rent a car in Hilton Head Island you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Go over the terms to find what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Hilton Head Island?

When cruising through Hilton Head Island or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.

The major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will usually cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering large vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Hilton Head Island.

What is the fuel policy for Hilton Head Island rental cars?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to search for a gas station close to the drop-off location

What fuel policy should I get?

Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Hilton Head Island.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Hilton Head Island. You can cruise as much as you like without incurring added charges. Go over your policy to discover if there are any limitations.

Before you drive off

Make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:

  • Check out your vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new region

Book your Hilton Head Island car rental today

Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Hilton Head Island has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Hilton Head Island.