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Cheap Car Hire in Sacramento from $77

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Sacramento with a pick-up date of 12/7 and drop-off date of 14/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Sacramento car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Sacramento. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 13 June 2024.

Most popular company

THRIFTY

Price of petrol per litre

$1.52

Average price per day

$79

Cheapest price per day

$77

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Sacramento 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 13 June 2024.

January

$58

February

$67

March

$73

April

$72

May

$76

June

$84

July

$85

August

$85

September

$78

October

$81

November

$70

December

$63

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Sacramento is January. 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.

Popular car types in Sacramento

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Sacramento and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 13 June 2024.

There are 18 hire agencies servicing Sacramento. These agencies, altogether, have 45 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Sacramento with prices from $77 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 4 car types you can hire in Sacramento:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Premium

Premium

Compare available car types for hire in Sacramento

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Sacramento to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 13 June 2024.

Small cars

$38 - $157

All Car Types

$70 - $121

To hire a small car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $92/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Sacramento, the United States (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$157/day). In fact, April is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sacramento, hiring a small car saves you 6% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $88/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Sacramento, the United States (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$146/day). In fact, April is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sacramento, hiring a medium car saves you 10% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Sacramento, the United States (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$199/day). In fact, February is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sacramento, hiring a large car is 10% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Sacramento, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$194/day). In fact, September is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sacramento, hiring a SUV is 0% 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 SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Sacramento, the United States, you would pay an average price of $84/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a van in Sacramento, the United States (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$264/day). In fact, January is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Sacramento. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sacramento, hiring a van saves you 14% 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.

Kia Picanto$77/day
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Kia Picanto
Toyota Corolla$77/day
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Toyota Corolla
Hyundai Accent$88/day
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Top hire agencies in Sacramento

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Sacramento known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Sacramento. Reviews were last updated on 13 June 2024.
Hire a car with one of the top providers serving the Sacramento area such as Hertz, Budget and Dollar. Skim reviews, hire company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Hertz

6.7
Okay
329 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.8

Budget

6.4
Okay
137 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.7

Dollar

6.2
Okay
174 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.5

Payless

6.2
Okay
145 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.5

Thrifty

5.7
Fair
115 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.6

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.8
Good
85 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.5

Avis

6.7
Okay
71 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.5

Value

8.5

Best Sacramento car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Sacramento. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Sacramento with an average daily rate of $99. Data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Sacramento. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Kia Picanto$77/day
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Toyota Corolla$77/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Corolla
Toyota Corolla$87/day
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A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Sacramento, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 13 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Sacramento?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $79/day when booking a car hire in Sacramento. The absolute best deal a user found was for $56/day from Thrifty, booked on Jun. 9.

  • What car hire 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 ($77/day), Dollar ($88/day), and Budget ($89/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.3 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.1 rating) and Hertz (6.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Sacramento.

  • What are petrol prices like in Sacramento?

    The average price of petrol in Sacramento is $1.52/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $68 and $99 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Sacramento for a week from Thrifty?

    Thrifty is one of the most popular car hire companies in Sacramento, offering car hire for around $632 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire 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 36%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 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?

    Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Sacramento however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

    You can potentially save up to 52% on a month-long rental by booking with Thrifty. Thrifty is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Sacramento can cost you on average $2,709 a month or $90 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car hire in Sacramento for a weekend?

    It costs $0 for a weekend car hire in Sacramento, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Sacramento in July, prices are $0 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Sacramento?

    Toyota RAV4, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Sacramento according to Cheapflights users.

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Car hires by fuel type in Sacramento

Browse car hires by fuel type in Sacramento. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Sacramento. Deals were last updated on 13 June 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Sacramento. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($34+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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