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Long Beach Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$58
Cheapest price per day$21

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Long Beach?

January

$47

February

$68

March

$80

April

$76

May

$63

June

$64

July

$69

August

$66

September

$65

October

$65

November

$59

December

$64

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Long Beach is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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.

Popular Car Types in Long Beach

There are 20 rental agencies servicing Long Beach. These agencies, altogether, have 31 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Long Beach with prices from $32 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 6 car types you can rent in Long Beach:

Compare available car types for rental in Long Beach

Small Cars

$41 - $79

All Car Types

$62 - $109

To rent a Small car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $59/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Long Beach, the United States (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$79/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Small car saves you 33% 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 Long Beach Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $70/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Long Beach, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$87/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Medium car saves you 21% 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 Long Beach Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $85/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Long Beach, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$112/day). In fact, January is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Large car saves you 4% 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 Long Beach Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $76/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Long Beach, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$88/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a SUV car saves you 14% 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 Long Beach SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $119/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Long Beach, the United States (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$161/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Van car is 26% 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 Long Beach Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Long Beach, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$140/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Luxury car is 13% 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 Long Beach Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Long Beach, the United States, you would pay an average price of $112/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Long Beach, the United States (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$156/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Long Beach. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Long Beach, renting a Convertible car is 22% 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.

Kia Soul$32/day
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Kia Picanto$33/day
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Chevrolet Aveo Sedan$34/day
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Top rental agencies in Long Beach

All major car rental suppliers in Long Beach

Hertz

6.7
Okay
135 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.5

Budget

6.4
Okay
136 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.4

Enterprise

8.5
Very good
38 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.4

Avis

5.8
Fair
55 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.0

Ace

4.9
Mediocre
43 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

5.3

Overall

4.5

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

4.6

Alamo

7.3
Good
12 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.6

Eagle Rent A Car

2 locations

Rent-4-Less

2 locations

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Long Beach?

Renters must be at least 21 years of age, have an active driver’s license and credit card. Temporary license holders and EU citizens can hire car rentals in Long Beach provided their drivers licenses are current. Foreigners with non-English licenses must accompany it with an International Driver’s License, a government-issued ID like a passport, and proof of returning to their country of origin.

What are the rules for driving in Long Beach?

Long Beach is an official Washington state highway with a speed limit of 25 mph. You risk fines or prosecution if caught driving car rentals in Long Beach without seatbelts or with a blood alcohol concentration of more than 0.08%. It’s important to check with the city’s Department of Motor Vehicles on current traffic rules and regulations before driving cheap car rentals in Long Beach. Confirm with your chosen car rental locations in Long Beach about providing child safety seats because by law, children under eight years must be restrained in age and weight-appropriate booster seats.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Long Beach?

The best way to enjoy cruising along the long stretch of beach is in a 4x4 Mid-Size SUV as they can handle beach driving through the rocky headlands. Four-wheel drive comes highly recommended as you will get better traction in areas where the sand is wet or damp. Economy car rentals, compacts, and luxury car rentals in Long Beach will do just fine if you are planning on doing a lot of city driving.

What are the best places to park in Long Beach?

If you’re not using your hotel's on-site parking or the long-term bays at Long Beach airport, you can find several parking garages and on-street parking including waterfront lots and parking structures along Long Beach. The most popular Long Beach waterfront parking includes the Queen Mary Lot, Pike Parking Garage, LB Convention Center Parking Garage, and Aquarium/Queensway Bat Parking Garage. You can also park car rentals in Long Beach's downtown parking zones at the Civic Center, 100 W. Broadway Garage, and City Place A to C, especially for those looking for long-term, indoor, and self-park parking spots.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Long Beach?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $58/day when booking a rental car in Long Beach. The best deal a user found was for $21/day from Zeeba Rent-A-Van, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Long Beach?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (8.5 rating), Alamo (7.3 rating) and Hertz (6.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Long Beach.

What are gas prices like in Long Beach?

The average gas price in Long Beach is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Long Beach for a week from Budget?

Budget is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Long Beach. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $376 per week.

Can I rent a car for a month in Long Beach?

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

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Long Beach can be found for about $1,612, with the average price for a rental being around $54 a day. Book with Zeeba Rent-A-Van, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 93% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Long Beach.

How much is a car rental in Long Beach for a weekend?

For a weekend car rental in Long Beach, you can expect the average price to be around $69. Usually a Compact rental in Long Beach is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Compact for February, it will cost approximately $55 per day.

What car do most people rent in Long Beach?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Special (Class Special Car) in Long Beach, making it the most popular option.

Luxury Car Rentals in Long Beach

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Long Beach from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Long Beach

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Long Beach van rentals.

Car type options available for Long Beach

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