|Pick-up location||Rapid City|
One car hire company which has updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected is Alamo
On average a hire car in Rapid City costs $95 per day.
The average price of fuel in Rapid City is $4.84 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $58 and $77, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Nissan Versa or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Rapid City.
The only car hire company onsite at Rapid City airport is Alamo.
The only car hire company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Rapid City airport to off-airport locations is Alamo.
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A Intermediate car hire in Rapid City costs $72 per day, on average.
A Standard car hire in Rapid City costs $76 per day, on average.
A Economy car hire in Rapid City costs $82 per day, on average.
In Rapid City, cars are most frequently hired at Alamo 4550 Terminal Rd (14 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Rapid City costs $662 per week ($95 per day).
On average a car hire in Rapid City costs $2,839 per month ($95 per day).
A 4-wheel-drive car is certainly a wise option when visiting Rapid City, especially when planning to venture out into the National Forest. Good traction is required when driving up winding roads, or when driving on snow or ice. For the winter, check whether there is an ice scraper in the car, as you may need it.
Depending on the area, the speed limit within city limits is between 20 mph and 40 mph. Always check the posted signs and street markings. On rural roads drivers can go up to 65 mph, provided the weather conditions permit it, and 80 mph can be driven on most freeways and interstates, but there are exceptions close to urban areas.
The average price for a gallon of petrol is about $2.55 in Rapid City. Lower rates may be available at petrol stations like Mobil or Sam’s Club. It is very important to always refill the tank completely before leaving the city limits for the remote mountainous areas, as there are few petrol stations in the remote corners.
Parking in Rapid City is a pleasant experience, as many city lots are free after 4 pm on weekdays and are entirely free on weekends. On-street parking is often without any charge for the first few hours, like parking on Main Street, for example. Metered parking is also available and costs around $0.50 per hour and is enforced Monday through Friday.