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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 24 May 2024.

January

R643

February

R827

March

R919

April

R882

May

R1 011

June

R1 066

July

R1 048

August

R1 066

September

R974

October

R1 011

November

R901

December

R809

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 hire 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 24 May 2024.

Top rental agencies in Oakland, CA

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Oakland, CA known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Oakland, CA. Reviews were last updated on 24 May 2024.
Choose from the top car hire agencies available in Oakland, including Hertz, Budget and Thrifty. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a car hire agency.

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
79 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 hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Oakland, CA, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 24 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 (7,2 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 R18,95/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R852 and R1 231 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    From Budget you can hire a car in Oakland from about R7 196 per week on average.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 35% on a hire car in Oakland. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

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

    Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Oakland check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • What car do most people hire in Oakland?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Full-size (Ford Mustang Convertible) in Oakland, making it the most popular option.

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Car hires by fuel type in Oakland, CA

Browse car hires by fuel type in Oakland, CA. Deals were last updated on 24 May 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Oakland, CA. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Hybrid

Hybrid

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