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Pensacola car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Pensacola. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.86

Average price per day

$72

Cheapest price per day

$28

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Pensacola 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 April 18, 2024.

January

$45

February

$60

March

$70

April

$59

May

$59

June

$65

July

$69

August

$64

September

$57

October

$64

November

$57

December

$51

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Pensacola 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Pensacola

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Pensacola to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Small cars

$50 - $94

All Car Types

$60 - $101

To rent a small car in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $73/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Pensacola, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$94/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a small 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 Pensacola small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $71/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Pensacola, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$88/day). In fact, December is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a medium car 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 Pensacola medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $85/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Pensacola, the United States (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$107/day). In fact, January is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a large car is 6% 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 Pensacola large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $81/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Pensacola, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a SUV 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. Here are the best Pensacola SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $116/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a van in Pensacola, the United States (~$88/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$133/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a van 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. Here are the best Pensacola van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $67/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Pensacola, the United States (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$122/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a pickup truck saves you 18% 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 luxury car in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $97/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Pensacola, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$117/day). In fact, September is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a luxury car 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 Pensacola luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Pensacola, the United States, you would pay an average price of $111/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Pensacola, the United States (~$79/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$133/day). In fact, March is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Pensacola. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Pensacola, renting a convertible is 28% 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.

Ford Fiesta$28/day
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Nissan Sylphy$28/day
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Nissan Versa Note$30/day
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Top rental agencies in Pensacola

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Pensacola known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Pensacola. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Pensacola, including Hertz, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Budget. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Hertz

6.4
Okay
127 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.5

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.4
Good
31 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.3

Budget

6.6
Okay
95 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.5

Ace

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Payless

10.0
Wonderful
19 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Thrifty

8.3
Very good
16 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.5

Alamo

8.3
Very good
22 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

8.1

Best Pensacola car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Pensacola. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Pensacola with an average daily rate of $37. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to renting a car in Pensacola. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Ford Fiesta$28/day
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Ford Fiesta
Nissan Sylphy$28/day
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Ford Focus$29/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Pensacola, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Pensacola?

    Car rental locations in Pensacola require you to be at least 21 with a valid driver’s license. If you’re below 25, there’s a daily surcharge for car rentals in Pensacola, plus you’re not eligible for electric car rentals, luxury car rentals, or passenger van rentals. Moreover, you can’t get a cheap car rental in Pensacola with a learner’s or instructional permit. Foreign drivers need to have a valid driver’s license from their home country or an International Driver’s Permit.

  • What are the rules for driving in Pensacola?

    When driving rental cars in Pensacola, stick to the right side of the road and ensure every passenger buckles up. Kids below 16 should be in a seat belt, and those below eight should be in a safety or booster seat, depending on their size, height, and weight. Don’t drive car rentals in Pensacola with a BAC higher than 0.08%, and stick to 30 mph in urban and residential zones and between 60-65 mph on the highway. Also, remember to check with Pensacola’s DMV for any recent traffic laws before getting behind the wheel of Pensacola car rentals.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Pensacola?

    With so many Pensacola car rental locations and types of vehicles, there’s a cheap car rental in Pensacola for your every need. A compact or economy car rental should be appropriate if you are sticking to the busy downtown Pensacola area. If you’re headed for the beach, consider something sleek like a convertible or luxury car rental. You can also get four-wheel drive if you’re planning to do some light off-road driving, and passenger van rentals and SUVs would be ideal for groups or families visiting this city.

  • What are the best places to park in Pensacola?

    It’s not hard to access parking in Pensacola, with both free and paid parking readily available. The city of Pensacola has free parking downtown for sessions lasting up to 30 minutes, after which you’ll be charged about $1 per hour. The charge applies to both on-street parking and lots. On Sundays, you can park your rental car in Pensacola free in on-street parking spaces and the lots. Those visiting Pensacola Beach will find a mix of free lots and paid parking, both having limited spaces.

  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Pensacola?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $72/day when booking a rental car in Pensacola. The best deal a user found was for $34/day from Avis, booked on Apr. 14.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Pensacola from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($28/day), Thrifty ($30/day), and Turo ($43/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Ace (10.0 rating), National (10.0 rating) and Payless (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Pensacola.

  • What are gas prices like in Pensacola?

    The average gas price in Pensacola is $3.86/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $46 and $66 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Pensacola for a week from Hertz?

    From Hertz you can rent a car in Pensacola from about $490 per week on average.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 32% on a rental car in Pensacola. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

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

    Typically how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Pensacola however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

    Prices can be as low as $2,102 if you consider booking with Avis. That price represents savings of 69% compared to the Pensacola average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Pensacola is on average $2,102 ($70/day).

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

    It costs $79 for a weekend car rental in Pensacola, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Pensacola in May, prices are $70 per day on average.

  • What car do most people rent in Pensacola?

    The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Premium (Volkswagen Passat) in Pensacola, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Pensacola

Find small car rental deals in Pensacola from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Pensacola cost an average of $51 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Hyundai i10$41/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$42/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$42/day
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Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Pensacola

Find luxury car rental deals in Pensacola from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Pensacola cost an average of $55 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on upscale car rentals in Pensacola. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Cadillac ATS$50/day
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Cadillac ATS
Cadillac CT5$50/day
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Cadillac CT5
Audi A4$51/day
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Audi A4

Van rentals in Pensacola

Find van rental deals in Pensacola from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Pensacola cost an average of $55 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
In terms of van rentals in Pensacola, these are some the best options we've found at this time. If you're not finding the van rental that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Chrysler Pacifica$48/day
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Chrysler Pacifica
Chrysler Town & Country$49/day
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Chrysler Town & Country
Kia Sedona$51/day
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Kia Sedona

Car rentals by fuel type in Pensacola

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Pensacola. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Pensacola. Deals were last updated on April 18, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Pensacola. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($35+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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