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Cheap Car Rentals in Merced

Merced, CA, United States
29 Feb — 7 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Merced, CA, United States
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Merced?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Merced 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 22 February 2024.

January

C$ 45

February

C$ 52

March

C$ 78

April

C$ 71

May

C$ 62

June

C$ 72

July

C$ 72

August

C$ 68

September

C$ 59

October

C$ 63

November

C$ 68

December

C$ 60

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

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Merced to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 22 February 2024.

Small cars

C$ 51 - C$ 156

All Car Types

C$ 51 - C$ 156

To rent a small car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 44/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Merced, the United States (~C$ 51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 156/day). In fact, July is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a small car saves you 12% 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 Merced

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Merced known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 5 car rental companies in Merced. Reviews were last updated on 22 February 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Merced, including Avis, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Hertz. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.1
Good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

6.0

Hertz

7.0
Good
9 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

Budget

6.5
Okay
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

7.5

Easirent

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Merced, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 22 February 2024.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Merced?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.1 rating) and Hertz (7.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Merced.

What are gas prices like in Merced?

The average gas price in Merced is C$ 1.25/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 56 and C$ 81 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Merced for a week from Budget?

Budget is one of the top picks in Merced. They can have you in a rental car for about C$ 358 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Merced for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 82% on your car rental. For a below average price in Merced, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 70 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Merced?

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

What car do most people rent in Merced?

Kia Rio, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Merced according to Cheapflights users.

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