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Charleston Car Rentals

Take Your Vacation for a Ride

Last year, travels to Charleston were popular. In fact, Charleston is so fantastic that tens of thousands of people call it home. From the minute you get to Charleston International (CHS), you'll have a mind for new experiences and be excited to sightsee in this city.

You could use buses to make your way around after you are settled into your accommodations. But since CHS is one of the busiest airports in the world, you might find it tough to get a place on the bus. Or, you can always line up for a taxi once you have grabbed your bags. Plus, you might find getting around the downtown district is best done on foot. We suggest you should bid so long to staying beholden to the bus schedule and howdy to a vacation on your own terms. Having your own wheels unleashes the full potential of your trip. When you're behind the wheel, you're able to sightsee in Charleston on your when you want.

Charleston Adventures by Car

Rent a small car that is easy to handle, or get behind the wheel of an SUV that can accommodate anything you purchase on your travels in the back - Expedia has an array of vehicles to fit your travel needs seeking a low-cost car rental when they've landed at Charleston International. Our fleet includes vehicles for everyone from independent travelers to large groups. When you book Charleston rental cars with Expedia, you can choose from:

  • Large vans that have enough for room your whole family or group of friends
  • Luxury sedans with features including seat warmers and an entertainment system for an incredible ride
  • Sporty convertibles for warm-weather trips that call for driving with the roof down
  • Hybrid vehicles with green features for exploring Charleston in an eco-friendly ride

Think of all the extra sites you can see when you aren't beholden to a preset schedule. Expedia makes it simple to choose your travel dates and your ideal car, and your vacation wheels are locked in before you know it. Locating a rental car in Charleston is a piece of cake!

Smart Start

Don't wait until you get to Charleston to reserve a car. Book online through us here at Expedia.com to ensure the best rates. By reserving online, you can also choose your preferred car size and required accessories such as a navigation system or a child seat. Flying into Charleston? Once you arrive, you'll find all Charleston International Airport (CHS) car rentals conveniently located inside the airport's main terminal near baggage claim. Pick up and drop off of Charleston car rentals is also done onsite.

Southern Hospitality

Having a rental car in Charleston will make travelling to all of your must-see sites much easier. During your time in the Holy City, sample some of the city's famous cuisine; the sweet tea and shrimp and grits are favorites of the locals. Take a horse-drawn carriage tour of the Battery and learn about Charleston's contribution to the Civil War. The perfect souvenir might be waiting for you in the City Market or in one of the shops along King or East Bay Streets. Take a guided tour to find out some of Charleston's secrets, or wander along the streets and alleys in the historic district at your own pace. While many of the area's attractions are located in downtown Charleston, you must cross several bridges to visit the beaches, historic plantations, Fort Sumter, and the U.S.S. Yorktown. Bypass waiting for public transportation, and use your rental car to get there quicker!

Vacation Help

There's more to Expedia than helping you book a cheap car rental in Charleston, South Carolina. Our site also offers specials on hotels in Charleston, discounts on Charleston flights, and vacation packages.