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Cheap Car Rentals in Akron from $35

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Akron car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Akron. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of gas per gallon

$3.90

Average price per day

$55

Cheapest price per day

$35

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Akron?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Akron and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.

January

$38

February

$40

March

$51

April

$50

May

$51

June

$60

July

$65

August

$59

September

$46

October

$52

November

$48

December

$45

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Akron is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Akron

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Akron to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.

Small cars

$40 - $78

All Car Types

$55 - $91

To rent a small car in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $54/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Akron, the United States (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$78/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a small car saves you 19% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $54/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Akron, the United States (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$72/day). In fact, February is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a medium car saves you 17% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $76/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Akron, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$107/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a large car is 15% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $68/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Akron, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$102/day). In fact, December is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a SUV is 3% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $100/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Akron, the United States (~$81/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$114/day). In fact, February is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a van is 35% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $73/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Akron, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$84/day). In fact, February is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a luxury car is 10% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Akron luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Akron, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Akron, the United States (~$32/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$122/day). In fact, December is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Akron. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Akron, renting a convertible saves you 7% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Ford Fiesta$35/day
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Ford Fiesta
Kia Rio$35/day
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Kia Rio

Tips for renting a car in Akron

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Akron including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
  • With a bit of knowledge and preparation, getting around in cheap car rental in Akron can be a breeze. This includes getting familiar with the main roads in the area. Interstate 77 runs north-south through Akron and is an important route for getting in and out of the city. Another main road in the area is Route 8. This highway runs through the Akron area from north to south and is a major route for getting around the city. State Route 224 is an east-west highway that runs through Akron and is a key route for accessing many major destinations within the city.
  • Ohio State law requires all children under the age of 8 years old to be secured in an appropriate child restraint system, including when riding in Akron car rentals. Children over the age of 8 but under 4’9” in height or 65 pounds in weight, must also ride in a booster seat. The law states that the child restraint system must be used while operating a vehicle on any roadway, street, or highway in Ohio. Most car rental companies in Akron including Hertz, Avis, and Enterprise offer child safety seats for an additional fee.
  • Driving in Akron can have its challenges, especially during rush hour traffic. Rush hour typically occurs weekdays between 7:00 am-9:00 am and 4:00 pm-6:00 pm, with heavy traffic on major highways like I-77, I-76, and State Route 8. These routes are some of the primary thoroughfares in the Akron area and are often congested during peak travel times. In terms of weather, winter brings its own set of challenges to driving in Akron. The city can receive significant amounts of snow and ice, which can make driving conditions hazardous. It is important to prepare your car rental for winter conditions, including winter tires, a snow brush, and ice scraper.

Top rental agencies in Akron

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Akron known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 5 car rental companies in Akron. Reviews were last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Akron, such as Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Hertz and Thrifty. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very good
5 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.9

Hertz

7.5
Good
25 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.4

Thrifty

1 location

Avis

6.3
Okay
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.3

Budget

5.6
Fair
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.8

Best Akron car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Akron. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 5 rental car agencies in Akron with an average daily rate of $41. Data was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Akron. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Ford Fiesta$35/day
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A/C
Ford Fiesta
Kia Rio$35/day
4
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A/C
Kia Rio
Toyota Corolla$35/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Akron, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
  • Are there toll roads in Akron, Ohio?

    Yes, there are toll roads in Akron, Ohio. The Ohio Turnpike (I-80) is a toll road that passes through the northern part of the city. The Turnpike is a major east-west route that crosses through several states and provides access to many major cities, including Chicago, Cleveland, and New York City. Drivers on the Ohio Turnpike must pay a toll based on the distance they travel. The exact toll fee varies depending on the location and type of vehicle. The turnpike also offers electronic tolling options, including E-ZPass and I-PASS, which allow drivers to pay tolls electronically and avoid waiting in long lines at toll booths.

  • What is the best place to rent a car in Akron?

    The best place to rent a car in Akron would likely be the Akron/Canton Airport (CAK), as it is the closest airport to the city and generally less busy than larger airports like Cleveland Hopkins Airport (CLE). CAK is located approximately 18 miles south of Akron's city center. At CAK, rental car offices are located on the lower level of the terminal building, near baggage claim. There is a shuttle bus that runs between the terminal and the rental car lot, which is just a short distance away. CLE is located about 35 miles north of Akron. The rental car offices are located in a separate facility called the Rental Car Center, which is connected to the main terminal via a free shuttle bus that runs every few minutes.

  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Akron, Ohio?

    Generally, renters need to be at least 21 years old to rent a car in Akron. Some rental agencies may allow renters aged between 18 and 21, but they will usually charge an additional fee. Renters must also have a valid driver's license. The rental agency will also require a copy of the renter's license, which should have been held for at least one year. Additionally, the renter must have a credit card in their name, which will be used to pay for the rental. In most cases, a debit card will not suffice. Most rental agencies in Akron also require renters to have car insurance. If the renter doesn't have their own insurance, they can purchase insurance through the rental agency.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Akron?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $55/day when booking a rental car in Akron. The best deal a user found was for $28/day from Surprise Agency, booked on May 19.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Akron?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Akron from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($35/day), Budget ($38/day), and Turo ($38/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Akron?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.6 rating), Hertz (7.4 rating) and Avis (6.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Akron.

  • What are gas prices like in Akron?

    The average gas price in Akron is $3.90/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $46 and $67 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Akron for a week from Budget?

    Budget is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Akron. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $431 per week.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Akron for the best price?

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 52% to make it a great deal in Akron. Try to book at least 84 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Akron?

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Akron it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Akron for a month?

    Surprise Agency currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 67% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Akron. Typically, a monthly car rental in Akron can be found for $1,846. You can find car rental deals to be on average $62 a day.

  • How much is a car rental in Akron for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car rental in Akron is $75. Renting a Economy is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Akron. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Akron for as low as $71/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Akron?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Mini (Fiat 500) in Akron, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Akron

Find small car rental deals in Akron from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Akron cost an average of $48 per day. Price data was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
Hyundai i10$35/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$40/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$44/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Akron

Find luxury car rental deals in Akron from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Akron cost an average of $52 per day. Price data was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Akron. Double check the dates, pricing, and other key information of your reservation to make sure they're correct before proceeding.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class$47/day
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class$48/day
5
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Chrysler 300$48/day
5
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Chrysler 300

Van rentals in Akron

Find van rental deals in Akron from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Akron cost an average of $43 per day. Price data was last updated on mayo 24, 2024.
Peruse some of the best options we've found for renting a van in the Akron area. For alternative options, come back soon as deals are refreshed frequently.
Chrysler Pacifica$39/day
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Chrysler Pacifica
Chrysler Pacifica$41/day
5
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Chrysler Pacifica
Toyota Sienna$41/day
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Toyota Sienna

Car rentals by fuel type in Akron

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Akron. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Akron. Deals were last updated on mayo 24, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Akron. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($43+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

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