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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Bucharest 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 July 2024.

January

$9

February

$9

March

$11

April

$11

May

$13

June

$14

July

$32

August

$34

September

$18

October

$13

November

$11

December

$22

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bucharest is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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 Bucharest

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Bucharest 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 July 2024.

Small cars

$16 - $39

All Car Types

$19 - $93

To hire a small car in Bucharest, Romania, you would pay an average price of $17/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Bucharest, Romania (~$16/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$39/day). In fact, April is about 6% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Bucharest. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Bucharest, hiring a small car saves you 46% 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.

To hire a medium car in Bucharest, Romania, you would pay an average price of $33/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Bucharest, Romania (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$129/day). In fact, April is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Bucharest. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Bucharest, hiring a medium 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 hire a SUV in Bucharest, Romania, you would pay an average price of $29/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Bucharest, Romania (~$20/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$129/day). In fact, April is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Bucharest. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Bucharest, hiring a SUV saves you 4% 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.

Top rental agencies in Bucharest

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Bucharest known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Bucharest. Reviews were last updated on 13 July 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Bucharest, including ADDCAR RENTAL , Direct Rent and Magrenta. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a rental car agency.

ADDCAR RENTAL

6 locations

Direct Rent

2.0
Poor
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Magrenta

5 locations

Autoboca

4 locations

Autonom

4 locations

Autounion Car Rental

4 locations

FlexWays

4 locations

SURPRICE CAR RENTAL

4 locations

Car rental FAQs

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (9.0 rating), Europcar (3.9 rating) and Sixt (3.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bucharest.

  • What are petrol prices like in Bucharest?

    The average price of petrol in Bucharest is $2.46/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $110 and $160 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Bucharest for a week from Avis?

    Avis is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Bucharest. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $883 per week.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Bucharest it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 63%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 18 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 Bucharest?

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

  • What car do most people hire in Bucharest?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Volkswagen Tiguan) in Bucharest, making it the most popular option.

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Car rentals by fuel type in Bucharest

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Bucharest. Deals were last updated on 13 July 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Bucharest. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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