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Waco car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Waco. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 24, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$3.48

Average price per day

$63

Cheapest price per day

$34

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Waco 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 24, 2024.

January

$50

February

$54

March

$65

April

$67

May

$50

June

$54

July

$58

August

$60

September

$55

October

$62

November

$62

December

$57

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

Compare available car types for rental in Waco

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Waco 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 24, 2024.

Small cars

$47 - $78

All Car Types

$66 - $130

To rent a small car in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Waco, the United States (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$78/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a small car saves you 25% 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 Waco small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $68/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Waco, the United States (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$90/day). In fact, February is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a medium car saves you 21% 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 Waco medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Waco, the United States (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$178/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a large car is 20% 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 Waco large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $88/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Waco, the United States (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$148/day). In fact, June is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a SUV 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 Waco SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $155/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Waco, the United States (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$251/day). In fact, February is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a van is 45% 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 Waco van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $93/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Waco, the United States (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$155/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a luxury 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.

To rent a convertible in Waco, the United States, you would pay an average price of $61/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Waco, the United States (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$165/day). In fact, February is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Waco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Waco, renting a convertible saves you 30% 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.

Mini Hatch$34/day
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Mini Hatch
Nissan Versa$34/day
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Nissan Versa

Tips for renting a car in Waco

Browse helpful tips for renting a car in Waco including age restrictions, car type suggestions and more. Tips were last updated on February 24, 2024.
  • When visiting Waco, consider renting a car for transit throughout the city as they have various benefits compared to public transport. Renting a car to explore the city offers you the flexibility and convenience to explore the city and its surroundings at your set time and within your schedule. You can easily access remote areas in Waco with a rental car which is different from public transport. You can drive to several attractions in your rental car, including Cameron Park, Lake Waco, Dr. Pepper Museum, and Magnolia Market at the Silos. If you prefer privacy and comfort, consider renting a car as you will not have to share space with strangers guaranteeing comfort and privacy in exploring the city.
  • When driving around Waco with a child in the car, ensure they are in appropriate child seats. Infants under 2 years should be secured in a rear-facing child seat, those between 2 and 4 years in forward-facing child seats, and children between 4 and 8 years old or under 4 ft 9 inches tall should be secured in a booster seat. Children taller than 4 ft 9 inches no longer require booster seats. However, they must wear seat belts. You can rent child seats with your rental company in Waco. You can request installation services for the child seats during pick-up.
  • When driving your rental car in Waco, beware of pedestrians, especially in popular attractions and downtown areas. Yield to pedestrians in crosswalks and intersections. Look out for cyclists, especially on popular cycling routes and bike lanes. Waco has various railroad crossings; therefore, when driving, be cautious and obey the warning signals when approaching the roads with railroad crossings. Don't attempt to cross the railroads when the lights are flashing or barriers are down. When driving on rural roads, look out for wildlife, especially when it's getting dark.

Top rental agencies in Waco

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Waco known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 5 car rental companies in Waco. Reviews were last updated on February 24, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Waco, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Hertz and Avis. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.5
Very good
6 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

7.9

Hertz

8.1
Very good
28 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.8

Avis

6.6
Okay
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.0

Budget

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Best Waco car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Waco. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 5 rental car agencies in Waco with an average daily rate of $45. Data was last updated on February 24, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Waco we've found at this time. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Mini Hatch$34/day
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Mini Hatch
Nissan Versa$34/day
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A/C
Nissan Versa
Toyota Prius$35/day
5
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A/C
Toyota Prius

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Waco, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 24, 2024.

Are there toll roads in Waco?

The primary toll road in Waco is the Central Texas Expressway, also known as State Highway 190, running through northern parts of Waco and connecting to Copperas Cove and Killeen cities. The toll roads in Waco use an electronic tolling system called the TxTag, allowing drivers to pay for the toll roads electronically through a TxTag Transponder mounted on the car's windshield. You can also pay through your personal TxTag account and pay-by-mail options. Consider using toll roads in Waco for faster travel between destinations, avoiding traffic congestion, especially during rush hours, direct routes to different destinations, and convenience because you don't have to stop for payment.

What is the best location to rent a car in Waco?

Your preferred location for renting a car in Waco depends on your needs. You can rent a car in various locations within Waco, including Waco Regional Airport (ACT). If you are flying into Waco, consider renting at the airport for convenience in pick-up and drop-off. Renting a car at the airport also saves you the cost of transportation to and from the airport. The airport has the highest concentration of rental companies in Waco; therefore, suitable for comparing prices and vehicle options. Most of the rental agencies at ACT operate longer hours than those in other locations within the city. Renting a car at the airport will offer rental services aligned with your schedules, including late-night and early-morning schedules.

Can I rent an accessible car in Waco?

There are various car rental companies in Waco offering accessible vehicles that you can consider, including Avis, Budget, Hertz, and Enterprise. These rental agencies' accessible vehicles have various features, including wheelchair accessibility with lifts or ramps, hand controls, swivel seats, adaptive equipment, and spacious interiors. Much like renting the other vehicles, to rent an accessible vehicle in Waco, you'll need a valid driver's license, your identification documents including passport or ID card, be at least 21 years old, or pay a young driver's surcharge if below 25 years, have a reservation, and documents verifying your special needs. Be prepared to communicate your accessibility requirements to the rental agency to ensure you find a vehicle suited to your needs.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Waco?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $63/day when booking a rental car in Waco. The best deal a user found was for $30/day from Avis, booked on Feb. 18.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Waco?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Waco from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($32/day), Turo ($35/day), and Budget ($91/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.8 rating), Hertz (8.2 rating) and Avis (6.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Waco.

What are gas prices like in Waco?

The average gas price in Waco is $3.48/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $41 and $60 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

Hertz is one of the top picks in Waco. They can have you in a rental car for about $355 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Waco it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 84%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 89 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 Waco?

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

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

Prices can be as low as $1,523 if you consider booking with Avis. That price represents savings of 50% compared to the Waco average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Waco is on average $1,523 ($51/day).

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

$107 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Waco, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Waco, then opt for a Supplier choice rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of March, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $82/day.

What car do most people rent in Waco?

The majority of Cheapflights travelers prefer to rent a Standard (Class Commercial Truck) in Waco, making it the most popular option.

Small car rentals in Waco

Find small car rental deals in Waco from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Waco cost an average of $47 per day. Price data was last updated on February 24, 2024.
Hyundai i10$38/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$38/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$38/day
2
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A/C
Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Waco

Find luxury car rental deals in Waco from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Waco cost an average of $63 per day. Price data was last updated on February 24, 2024.
Browse through some of the best options we've found for luxury car rentals in Waco. Verify the details of your rental before completing your reservation to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Audi A4$50/day
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Audi A4
Chrysler 300$50/day
5
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A/C
Chrysler 300
Chrysler 300$59/day
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A/C
Chrysler 300

Van rentals in Waco

Find van rental deals in Waco from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Waco cost an average of $55 per day. Price data was last updated on February 24, 2024.
Have a look at some of the best options for renting a car in Waco 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 Town & Country$46/day
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Chrysler Town & Country
Kia Sedona$46/day
5
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4
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A/C
Kia Sedona
Dodge Grand Caravan$46/day
5
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Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Waco

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Waco. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Waco. Deals were last updated on February 24, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Waco. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($38+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

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