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Sacramento Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyADVANTAGE
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$61
Cheapest price per day$22

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

January

$45

February

$59

March

$68

April

$76

May

$71

June

$74

July

$69

August

$64

September

$68

October

$70

November

$57

December

$63

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

There are currently 42 rental locations operating in Sacramento spread across 18 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Sacramento is Small at $22 a day. Below are all the 7 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Sacramento

Small Cars

$41 - $78

All Car Types

$78 - $136

To rent a Small car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $60/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Sacramento, the United States (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$78/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a Small car saves you 41% 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 Sacramento Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Sacramento, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$85/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, 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 Sacramento Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $109/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Sacramento, the United States (~$91/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$133/day). In fact, January is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a Large car is 7% 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 Sacramento Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $97/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Sacramento, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$114/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a SUV 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 Sacramento SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Sacramento, the United States (~$84/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$158/day). In fact, September is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a Van car is 5% 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 Sacramento Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $105/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Sacramento, the United States (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$148/day). In fact, February is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a Luxury 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. Here are the best Sacramento Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $158/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Sacramento, the United States (~$87/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$262/day). In fact, December is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Sacramento, renting a Convertible car 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.

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Top rental agencies in Sacramento

All major car rental suppliers in Sacramento

Dollar

7.1
Good
156 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.3

Payless

7.1
Good
132 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

7.3

Hertz

6.9
Okay
301 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.9

Budget

6.9
Okay
121 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.0

Thrifty

6.7
Okay
112 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.5

Enterprise

7.6
Good
80 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.2

Avis

6.5
Okay
60 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.5

E-Z Rent-A-Car

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Best Sacramento Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Sacramento?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $61/day when booking a rental car in Sacramento. The best deal a user found was for $22/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Sacramento?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Sacramento from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($27/day), Hertz ($28/day), and Budget ($30/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, E-Z Rent-A-Car (10.0 rating), Enterprise (7.6 rating) and Payless (7.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Sacramento.

What are gas prices like in Sacramento?

The average gas price in Sacramento 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 Sacramento for a week from Advantage?

From Advantage you can rent a car in Sacramento from about $357 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Sacramento it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 11%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 13 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 Sacramento?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 67% on a month-long rental by booking with Turo. Turo is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Sacramento can cost you on average $1,532 a month or $51 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

The average price for a weekend car rental in Sacramento is $74. Renting a Economy is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Sacramento. For the month of February, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Sacramento for as low as $62/day.

What car do most people rent in Sacramento?

BMW i3, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Sacramento according to Cheapflights users.

Luxury Car Rentals in Sacramento

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

Van Rentals in Sacramento

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

Car type options available for Sacramento

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