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South Bend Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per gallon$4.66
Average price per day$60
Cheapest price per day$26

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in South Bend?

January

$61

February

$60

March

$76

April

$66

May

$75

June

$79

July

$91

August

$87

September

$87

October

$81

November

$81

December

$74

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in South Bend is February. 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.

Top rental agencies in South Bend

All major car rental suppliers in South Bend
8.3
Excellent
12 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.5
7.8
Good
14 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

9.0

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.5
7.2
Good
19 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.2
6.3
Good
8 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

5.7
6.3
Good
12 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.8
4.6
Okay
25 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.9

Comfort

4.8

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.7
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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in South Bend?

Car rental locations in South Bend prefer renters to be 21 years or older, have a valid driver’s license, and a current credit card to pay for South Bend car rentals. Foreign drivers have access to all types of economy car rentals provided they have an English-language driver’s license or an International Driver’s License, a valid passport, and return ticket. Americans with temporary licenses and EU residents with active licenses are free to rent and drive car rentals in South Bend.

What are the rules for driving in South Bend?

It is a punishable offense to operate your cheap car rentals with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of over 0.08%, being in a moving vehicle without seat belts, or driving South Bend rental cars over the posted speed limits. We recommend checking with the city’s Department of Motor Vehicles to ensure you’re driving car rentals in South Bend in accordance with state traffic laws. For example, you must give way to pedestrians, cyclists, and all service vehicles, and ensure children are restrained in weight and age-appropriate safety seats.

What type of car is recommended for driving in South Bend?

Most activities in South Bend require driving. Compacts, Intermediates, and Economy car rentals are ideal for budget-conscious travelers, and depending on your budget, Mid and Full-Size SUVs are a great choice for long weekend travels. For some class and style, consider luxury car rentals in South Bend.

What type are the best places to park in South Bend?

There are numerous parking garage and surface lots options in the city. Depending on where you are, you can opt for the $4 per day North Main Street Lot, $10 per day Main and Colfax Garage, $9 per day at the DoubleTree Lot near 1st Source Bank. Although $10 per day, Leighton Garage and Wayne Street Garages are popular with long-term parkers because the first two hours are free. It’s also free to park rental cars in South Bend in these two garages after 5 pm and all day on weekends.

What is the cheapest rental car found in South Bend?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $60/day when booking a rental car in South Bend. The best deal a user found was for $26/day from Budget, booked on May 22.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.9 rating), Enterprise (8.0 rating) and Avis (7.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in South Bend.

What are gas prices like in South Bend?

The average gas price in South Bend is $4.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $55 and $80 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in South Bend for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in South Bend. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $317 per week.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 7% to make it a great deal in South Bend. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in South Bend?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from South Bend it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

Our recent data shows that Budget can potentially be 60% below the average car rental price in South Bend. Check prices and availability for Budget and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in South Bend is on average $1,360 a month or $45 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your South Bend car rental.

How much is a car rental in South Bend for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car rental in South Bend is $97. Renting a Compact is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in South Bend. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in South Bend for as low as $93/day.

What car do most people rent in South Bend?

Ford Fiesta, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to rent at South Bend according to Cheapflights users.