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Cheap Car Rentals in Oakland, CA

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Oakland, CA 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 18 May 2024.

January

฿1,266

February

฿1,627

March

฿1,808

April

฿1,736

May

฿1,953

June

฿2,098

July

฿2,062

August

฿2,098

September

฿1,917

October

฿1,989

November

฿1,772

December

฿1,591

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Oakland is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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 Oakland, CA

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

Top rental agencies in Oakland, CA

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Oakland, CA known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Oakland, CA. Reviews were last updated on 18 May 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Oakland, including Hertz, Budget and Thrifty. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Hertz

7.2
Good
164 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.2

Budget

6.8
Okay
135 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.5

Thrifty

6.5
Okay
120 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.8

Fox

6.0
Okay
275 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.1
Very Good
78 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.8

Alamo

8.1
Very Good
40 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

7.9

Avis

6.3
Okay
36 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.6

Dollar

5.9
Fair
33 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.2

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.4

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Oakland, CA, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 May 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Oakland?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.0 rating), Hertz (7.2 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.1 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Oakland.

  • What are petrol prices like in Oakland?

    The average price of petrol in Oakland is ฿37.63/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿1,693 and ฿2,446 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Oakland for a week from Europcar?

    Europcar is one of the most popular car hire companies in Oakland, offering car hire for around ฿10,699 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Oakland for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 34% on your car hire. For a below average price in Oakland, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 7 days in advance.

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

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

  • What car do most people hire in Oakland?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Ford Transit) in Oakland, making it the most popular option.

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