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Recently Booked Dayton Car Rentals from $ 20.26/day

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

economy
  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 20.26 /day

($ 60.77 total)

Compact

(Nissan Versa Note or Similar)

compact
  • 4
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 23.45 /day

($ 328.32 total)

Intermediate

(Honda Civic or Similar)

intermediate
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.34 /day

($ 24.34 total)


Special

(Kia Soul or Similar)

special
  • 5
  • 5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 25.10 /day

($ 175.68 total)

Fullsize

(Kia Optima or Similar)

fullsize
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 25.93 /day

($ 103.71 total)

Standard

(Hyundai Elantra or Similar)

standard
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 29.69 /day

($ 89.08 total)


Prices are based on bookings made during the previous 42 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.

Dayton Car Rental Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.44 out of 5 with 16 ratings

Alamo

"Very easy breezy I would only rent from your company ! See I oct for another rental in Las Vegas - Thanks ..." ALEXANDRA

(Reviewed on September 10, 2015 )

Alamo

"Just a great, no-brainer rental... many thanks!" GORDON

(Reviewed on August 25, 2015 )


Alamo

"I had a most pleasant experience with Alamo, from the beginning the end. Car was clean and I was pleased with it and with everything related to Alamo. Hope they will have a separate station at Dayton, Ohio in the future." ARTHUR

(Reviewed on May 15, 2015 )

Budget

"The lady at the 1st street in Dayton was very friendly and helpful. Since this was our wedding car, we needed good service and we got it. Thanks!" ANDREW

(Reviewed on January 15, 2015 )


Thrifty

"Excellent experience. I will use CarRentals.com for my next car rental." JERRY

(Reviewed on September 23, 2014 )

Thrifty

"Thanks" LOWELL

(Reviewed on September 18, 2014 )


Hertz

"Excellent experience. We even got to "test drive" a car that we'd consider buying. Thanks!" JEFFERY

(Reviewed on August 25, 2014 )

Budget

"The staff at the budget rental office on first street in Dayton Ohio was absolutely amazing. I will definitely be recommending their office to everyone and also using them again. Awesome experience! !!" KRISTA

(Reviewed on June 24, 2014 )


Thrifty

"The staff at the Dayton Airport thrifty is great. I had nothing but great experience with the staff and my rental experience." LORENZO

(Reviewed on May 18, 2014 )

Dollar

"Yes I've used CarRentals.com for years and it's the best. Certainly keep up the great work! " KEVIN

(Reviewed on April 25, 2014 )


Thrifty

"Book the manager surprise and boy was I surprised when they told me my vehicle was an economy size car. I asked if that the best they had to offer and was told their offering is always the class they have the most cars av..." Read more STACEY

(Reviewed on March 30, 2014 )

Enterprise

"I have no complaints. I think the price was actually about $3 less than quoted!" ALICE

(Reviewed on December 31, 2013 )


Dollar

"Will be flying into Columbus, Ohio on June 20th of 2014 and will try to use CarRentals.com again if I can. Thanks for your assistance and courtesy in our rental arrangement." GARY

(Reviewed on December 30, 2013 )

Enterprise

"Upon return, I complained about a few minor issues with the vehicle (no snow brush/ice scraper, broken windshield washer fluid sprayer) and received a prompt discount for the inconvenience. That was nice! Thanks Enterp..." Read more JOSEPH

(Reviewed on December 28, 2013 )


Your Guide to Dayton, OH

See a whole new side to the Birthplace of Aviation next time you come to Dayton. From spacious parks throughout Montgomery County to the giant National Museum of the United States Air Force, you’ll find something for just about everyone in this booming city. Get ready to enjoy more of it at your own pace with a cheap Dayton, Ohio car rental.

Things to Do in Dayton

Dayton is called the Birthplace of Aviation for good reason. Steer your car rental to the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, a sprawling complex dedicated to the Wright Brothers and their pioneering efforts. The site includes the Huffman Prairie Flying Field, where the Wright Brothers crafted their airplanes, as well as Hawthorn Hill, where Orville Wright lived for decades.
For some more recent aviation history, head to the National Museum of the United States Air Force, which is located on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base about 6 miles north of Dayton. The museum, established in 1923, boasts over 300 planes, missiles, and memorabilia from over a century of flight.
After some time spent in the sky, come back down to earth with a trip to Oregon District. This is the oldest historic district in Dayton, full of commercial and residential buildings dating back to 1820. Drive your car rental in Dayton through this 12-block area, checking out the various galleries and eateries, then park and walk to the places that look interesting. East Street in particular is full of pubs and restaurants, and is the perfect place to stop when you want a snack or are looking to rub elbows with the locals.

Beyond Dayton

Rental cars in Dayton, Ohio aren’t just here to help you explore Dayton; why not get out and see more of the Buckeye State? Twenty-six miles northeast of Dayton is Springfield, OH, which is home to the Springfield Museum of Art. Its exhibits rotate, but it has a permanent collection featuring American and European artists that is sure to please discerning visitors. Alternatively, if you’re a fan of the great outdoors, head 5 miles north to Buck Creek State Park. This 4,000-acre park is a popular destination for locals and visitors, and is open year-round for hiking, camping, boating, and just relaxing by the C.J. Brown Reservoir.
If you’re still hankering for some adventure, we recommend taking your car rental all the way to Columbus, located 70 miles east. Animal lovers will enjoy a stop at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, which is home to penguins, leopards, and bison, among many other animals.

The History of Dayton

Dayton, OH is named for Captain Jonathan Dayton, a Revolutionary War officer who owned a large portion of land in the area. While it was settled in 1796 by a group traveling up from Cincinnati, the city was not incorporated until 1805, and its growth period did not begin until the late 1820s, when the Dayton-Cincinnati Canal opened trade to Cincinnati. From there, economic growth continued at a steady pace, and the population received a tremendous boost when veterans returned to Dayton to settle down and start families after World War II.

Weather in Dayton

If you’re visiting Dayton in the summer, you can expect heat and humidity, along with much of the area’s 40 yearly inches of rain. Additionally, spring and summer bring the possibility of thunderstorms and tornadoes. In winter, Dayton sees an average of 23 inches of snow per year, most of it between November and March, along with average highs in the 30s and 40s. Fall is dry and pleasant, with temperatures in the 60s and 70s and moderate amounts of rainfall.

Get Your Car and Go

Don’t leave your trip to Dayton at the mercy of public transit schedules or expensive taxi services. Car rentals in Dayton, OH will let you get around the city and state on your own time, without spending a ton of money. Check out the cheap deals here on CarRentals.com to find the perfect rental car in Dayton from some of the top car rental companies in the country, and get ready to spend your days in Ohio.

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Dollar car rental locations in Dayton

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Thrifty car rental locations in Dayton

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Enterprise car rental locations in Dayton

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Budget car rental locations in Dayton

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Avis car rental locations in Dayton

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National car rental locations in Dayton

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Alamo car rental locations in Dayton

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U-Save car rental locations in Dayton

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Hertz car rental locations in Dayton

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