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Portland car rentals in 2023

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Portland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on December 2, 2023.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.60

Average price per day

$55

Cheapest price per day

$23

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Portland 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 December 2, 2023.

January

$39

February

$40

March

$43

April

$44

May

$49

June

$66

July

$75

August

$67

September

$58

October

$58

November

$48

December

$47

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

Popular car types in Portland

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Portland and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on December 2, 2023.

There are 20 rental agencies servicing Portland. These agencies, altogether, have 48 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? small car is the cheapest car type to rent in Portland with prices from $20 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 6 car types you can rent in Portland:

Compare available car types for rental in Portland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Portland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on December 2, 2023.

Small cars

$43 - $82

All Car Types

$68 - $111

To rent a small car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $56/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Portland, the United States (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$82/day). In fact, November is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a small car saves you 34% 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 Portland small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $64/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Portland, the United States (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$94/day). In fact, November is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a medium car saves you 26% 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 Portland medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Portland, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$113/day). In fact, November is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a large car saves you 5% 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 Portland large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Portland, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$108/day). In fact, December is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a SUV 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 Portland SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $99/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a van in Portland, the United States (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$128/day). In fact, September is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a van is 14% 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 Portland van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Portland, the United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$216/day). In fact, February is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a pickup truck 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.

To rent a luxury car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Portland, the United States (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$145/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, 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 Portland luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $128/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Portland, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$165/day). In fact, February is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portland, renting a convertible is 34% 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.

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Nissan Versa Note$21/day
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Top rental agencies in Portland

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Portland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Portland. Reviews were last updated on December 2, 2023.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Portland, including Alamo, Dollar and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Alamo

8.9
Very good
221 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.7

Dollar

8.7
Very good
211 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.4
Very good
451 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

8.1

Avis

7.3
Good
159 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.2

Budget

6.9
Okay
182 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.1

Thrifty

6.9
Okay
236 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.7

Hertz

6.3
Okay
255 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.4

Kyte

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Best Portland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Portland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Portland with an average daily rate of $26. Data was last updated on December 2, 2023.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Portland. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Portland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on December 2, 2023.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Portland?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $55/day when booking a rental car in Portland. The best deal a user found was for $23/day from Ace, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Portland?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Portland from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($20/day), Sixt ($20/day), and Avis ($29/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.4 rating), Alamo (8.9 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.4 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Portland.

What are gas prices like in Portland?

The average gas price in Portland is $3.60/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 Portland for a week from Hertz?

From Hertz you can rent a car in Portland from about $338 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Portland it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 30%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 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 Portland?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Ace offers you prices that are 67% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Portland for a month is $1,449. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

How much is a car rental in Portland for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Portland are typically $61 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Supplier choice to save money on your trip to $61. Our users have found prices for Supplier choice car rentals in January to be on average $57 per day.

What car do most people rent in Portland?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Special (BMW X7) in Portland, making it the most popular option.

Luxury car rentals in Portland

Find luxury car rental deals in Portland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Portland cost an average of $60 per day. Price data was last updated on December 2, 2023.
Ride in luxury during your trip to Portland by selecting one these great deals we've found. If these car rental deals don't suit your needs, make sure to check back soon as we're constantly finding new offers for our users.

Van rentals in Portland

Find van rental deals in Portland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Portland cost an average of $64 per day. Price data was last updated on December 2, 2023.
These are some of the best deals we've found on van rentals in the Portland area at the moment. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.

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