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Portland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Portland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 June 2024.

Most popular company

THRIFTY

Price of petrol per litre

$1.62

Average price per day

$135

Cheapest price per day

$58

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Portland 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 25 June 2024.

January

$58

February

$60

March

$71

April

$70

May

$78

June

$117

July

$129

August

$111

September

$94

October

$94

November

$78

December

$68

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Portland 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Portland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Portland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 June 2024.

Small cars

$52 - $345

All Car Types

$68 - $647

To hire a small car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $126/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Portland, the United States (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$345/day). In fact, March is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Portland, hiring a small car saves you 24% 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 Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Portland, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~$171/day). In fact, November is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Portland, hiring a medium car saves you 40% 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 large car in Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $179/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Portland, the United States (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$1,230/day). In fact, November is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Portland, hiring a large car is 8% 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 Portland, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Portland, the United States (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$162/day). In fact, April is about 3% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Portland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Portland, hiring a SUV saves you 56% 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 Portland

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Portland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Portland. Reviews were last updated on 25 June 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Portland, including Alamo, Dollar and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Alamo

9.0
Wonderful
223 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.8

Dollar

8.7
Very Good
247 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.3
Very Good
456 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.0

Avis

7.3
Good
159 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.2

Budget

6.7
Okay
186 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.9

Thrifty

6.7
Okay
240 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.6

Hertz

6.0
Okay
280 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.2

Sixt

7.8
Good
53 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.5

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Portland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 25 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Portland?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $135/day when booking a car hire in Portland. The absolute best deal a user found was for $58/day from Thrifty, booked on Jun. 16.

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Kyte (10.0 rating), National (9.4 rating) and Alamo (9.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Portland.

  • What are petrol prices like in Portland?

    The average price of petrol in Portland is $1.62/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $73 and $105 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Thrifty is one of the top picks in Portland. They can have you in a hire car for about $945 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Portland 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 31% to make it a great deal in Portland. 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 Portland?

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

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

    The monthly cost of a car rental in Portland is $4,049 ($135/day) on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Portland?

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

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