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Cheap Car Rentals in Bakersfield

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Bakersfield 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

$66

February

$89

March

$97

April

$89

May

$100

June

$105

July

$103

August

$93

September

$90

October

$95

November

$90

December

$89

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bakersfield 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 Bakersfield

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Bakersfield 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.

Top rental agencies in Bakersfield

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Bakersfield known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Bakersfield. Reviews were last updated on 13 June 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Bakersfield, including Hertz, Avis and Budget. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

Hertz

7.7
Good
37 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.6

Avis

6.9
Okay
30 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.4

Budget

5.5
Fair
52 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

5.8

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very Good
21 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.0

NextCar

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Priceless

2 locations

Easirent

1 location

National

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Bakersfield, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 13 June 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Bakersfield?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.0 rating), Hertz (7.4 rating) and Avis (6.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bakersfield.

  • What are petrol prices like in Bakersfield?

    The average price of petrol in Bakersfield is $1.64/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $74 and $106 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Bakersfield 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 73% to make it a great deal in Bakersfield. Try to book at least 7 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

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

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Bakersfield for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Bakersfield?

    The most popular car to hire while in Bakersfield is the Volkswagen Jetta, which is a Standard vehicle.

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