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Arcata Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyENTERPRISE
Price of gas per gallon$3.82
Average price per day$71
Cheapest price per day$38

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

January

$65

February

$76

March

$88

April

$91

May

$99

June

$85

July

$88

August

$81

September

$76

October

$76

November

$74

December

$74

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Arcata is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is May. 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 Arcata

Small Cars

$63 - $155

All Car Types

$88 - $145

To rent a Small car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Arcata, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$155/day). In fact, February is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a Small 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.

To rent a Medium car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Arcata, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$133/day). In fact, February is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a Medium car saves you 22% 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.

To rent a Large car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $116/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Arcata, the United States (~$83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$161/day). In fact, October is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a Large car 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.

To rent a SUV car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $114/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Arcata, the United States (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$169/day). In fact, December is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a SUV car is 2% 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.

To rent a Van car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $162/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Arcata, the United States (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$219/day). In fact, December is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a Van car is 31% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in Arcata, the United States, you would pay an average price of $91/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Arcata, the United States (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$415/day). In fact, July is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Arcata. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Arcata, renting a Luxury 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.

Top rental agencies in Arcata

All major car rental suppliers in Arcata

Enterprise

8.0
Very good
11 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.9

Alamo

7.9
Good
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.5

Hertz

7.2
Good
17 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.3

National

2.0
Poor
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Easirent

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Thrifty

1 location

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Arcata?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $71/day when booking a rental car in Arcata. The best deal a user found was for $38/day from Hertz, booked on Feb. 5.

What are gas prices like in Arcata?

The average gas price in Arcata is $3.82/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $45 and $66 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Arcata for a week from Enterprise?

Enterprise offers rental cars in Arcata for about $517 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Arcata it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 12%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 70 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Arcata?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Arcata. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

We’ve recently found that Hertz offers you prices that are 68% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Arcata for a month is $2,214. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

What car do most people rent in Arcata?

The most popular car to rent while in Arcata is the Acura RDX, which is a Premium vehicle.

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