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Massachusetts car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Massachusetts. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 20, 2024.

Most popular company

Advantage

Most common car type

Intermediate

Average price per day

$56

Cheapest price per day

$11

What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Massachusetts?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Massachusetts, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 86 pickup locations in Massachusetts to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on February 20, 2024.

Price

$24 - $98

Out of all the popular cities in Massachusetts, Boston is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $24/day. Renting a car in Boston is 76% cheaper than renting one in West Tisbury where the per day rate is around $98. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Massachusetts to get a rental car in are: Bedford ($27/day), Hyannis ($31/day), and Worcester ($31/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Boston should expect to spend around $24/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Massachusetts is Boston.

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Massachusetts 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 February 20, 2024.

January

$40

February

$46

March

$55

April

$56

May

$63

June

$72

July

$79

August

$74

September

$63

October

$72

November

$55

December

$57

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Massachusetts to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on February 20, 2024.

Small cars

$37 - $84

All Car Types

$62 - $109

To rent a small car in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $58/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Massachusetts (~$37/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$84/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a small car saves you 31% 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 Massachusetts small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $60/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Massachusetts (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$77/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a medium car saves you 28% 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 Massachusetts medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $75/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Massachusetts (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$93/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a large car saves you 10% 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 Massachusetts large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Massachusetts (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$91/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a SUV saves you 12% 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 Massachusetts SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $102/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Massachusetts (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$142/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a van is 18% 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 Massachusetts van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $87/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Massachusetts (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a luxury car is 4% 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 Massachusetts luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Massachusetts, you would pay an average price of $130/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Massachusetts (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$195/day). In fact, March is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Massachusetts. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Massachusetts, renting a convertible is 36% 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.

Chevrolet Spark$11/day
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Kia Picanto$15/day
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Nissan Versa Note$21/day
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Top rental agencies in Massachusetts

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Massachusetts known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Massachusetts. Reviews were last updated on February 20, 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Massachusetts region, including those located within the Boston, Watertown and Woburn area. Make sure to take a look at reviews from past customers, daily rate and other charges, and pickup location before making your decision.

Alamo

8.7
Very good
352 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.3
Very good
476 reviews32 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.9

Avis

7.0
Good
268 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.8

Budget

6.8
Okay
547 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.9

Hertz

6.5
Okay
249 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.5

Thrifty

6.1
Okay
331 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

5.9

Dollar

5.8
Fair
386 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.8

Advantage

131 reviews1 location

Best Massachusetts car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Massachusetts. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Massachusetts with an average daily rate of $27. Data was last updated on February 20, 2024.
Take a peek at some options we've found for car rentals in Massachusetts, including locations near Boston, Watertown and Woburn. To make sure you find the deal you're looking for, verify the details of the renal, such as car type, price, and pickup address.
Chevrolet Spark$11/day
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Nissan Sylphy$11/day
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Jeep Compass$11/day
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Jeep Compass

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Massachusetts, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 20, 2024.

What are the requirements to rent a car in Massachusetts?

Most Massachusetts car rentals require their renters to be at least 21 years of age. All drivers are required to submit a driver's license valid for the entire rental duration when picking up their rental cars in Massachusetts. Foreign drivers with a license not in the English alphabet must also submit an International Driver's Permit before they are granted car rentals in Massachusetts. Credit cards are the most accepted form of payment for most Massachusetts rental cars. Debit cards are also accepted provided two valid identification forms are presented.

What are the rules for driving in Massachusetts?

Here are a few laws to take note of before driving any cheap car rental in Massachusetts. Drivers in Massachusetts are required by law to keep right unless they're overtaking or approaching a left turn. Driving slowly on the left lane is illegal and attracts a hefty penalty. The maximum speed limit when driving rental cars in Massachusetts is 65 mph for most freeways, 50 mph for highways outside business districts, and 30 mph in business districts and residential zones. All car occupants are required to wear seatbelts. Children under the age of 12 should be in a safety or booster seat. The maximum BAC for all drivers in Massachusetts is 0.08%. Moreover, we recommend checking with the Massachusetts Department of Motor Vehicles for any recent law updates before driving car rentals in Massachusetts.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Massachusetts?

Your choice of car rentals in Massachusetts will be influenced by your needs. If you’re looking to unwind and relax, a convertible or a sports sedan would be ideal for the exploration of the coastal beaches. Consider taking a passenger van rental if you’re inviting your friends for the trip and a rugged SUV would be great for off-road adventures in Massachusetts. Consider taking a coupe, like a Mercedes-Benz if you’d prefer a more premium model ideal for attending events and exhibitions, while a compact sedan or an economy car rental would do well for travels within cities in Massachusetts.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Massachusetts?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $58/day when booking a rental car in Massachusetts. The best deal a user found was for $20/day from Getaround, booked on Feb. 11.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Massachusetts?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Massachusetts from the following companies over the past two weeks: Thrifty ($11/day), Dollar ($22/day), and Getaround ($27/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Super Cheap (10.0 rating), Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) and Priceless (9.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Massachusetts.

What are gas prices like in Massachusetts?

The average gas price in Massachusetts is $3.44/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $41 and $59 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Massachusetts for a week from Advantage?

Renting a car in Massachusetts for a week can be a great option for travel. Advantage, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $429/week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards 32% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 7 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Massachusetts.

Can I rent a car for a month in Massachusetts?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Massachusetts for a month is certainly possible.

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

Our recent data shows that Getaround can potentially be 89% below the average car rental price in Massachusetts. Check prices and availability for Getaround and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Massachusetts is on average $1,839 a month or $61 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Massachusetts car rental.

Small car rentals in Massachusetts

Find small car rental deals in Massachusetts from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Massachusetts cost an average of $28 per day. Price data was last updated on February 20, 2024.
Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10$28/day
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Hyundai i10$28/day
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Luxury car rentals in Massachusetts

Find luxury car rental deals in Massachusetts from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Massachusetts cost an average of $26 per day. Price data was last updated on February 20, 2024.
An assortment of some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in Massachusetts, including options close to Boston, Watertown and Woburn. If you're not finding what you're looking for, come back soon as new deals are always being added.
Audi A4$20/day
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Audi A4$25/day
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Audi A4
Audi A4$27/day
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Audi A4
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