Boston

Cheap Car Hire in Boston

Boston, MA, United States
14 Jul — 21 Jul
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Boston, MA, United States
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Boston Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of gas per litre£1.13
Average price per day£74
Cheapest price per day£41

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

January

£35

February

£43

March

£51

April

£56

May

£59

June

£77

July

£99

August

£81

September

£72

October

£79

November

£52

December

£55

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

Top hire agencies in Boston

All major car hire suppliers in Boston
8.2
Excellent
315 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

7.5
7.6
Good
344 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.1
6.2
Good
411 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.2
6.2
Good
260 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

5.6
5.8
Okay
145 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

5.8
5.8
Okay
327 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.8
5.2
Okay
329 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.2

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

5.1
0.0
Horrible
131 reviews1 location

Best Boston Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Boston?

When you're looking for car hire in Boston, there are a few things to keep in mind. While the legal driving age in most of the United States is 18, you may be given an underage surcharge if you are under 26, depending on the company. If you wish to drive particular automobiles, such as a luxury car hire in Boston, you must have held your licence for at least a year. To pay for hire cars in Boston, you need to have your driving licence and other IDs such as a passport or national ID, alongside a credit or debit card. To drive car hires in Boston, you'll need an International Driving Permit if your driving licence isn't in English or isn't written in the Roman alphabet.

What are the rules for driving in Boston?

Drivers in America using Boston car hire services must follow Massachusetts driving laws. You must drive on the right-hand side of the road, always wear a seat belt, and never use a mobile phone while driving unless you have a hands-free device. The maximum BAC limit is 0.08% or 0.02% if you are under 21. Always keep your driving licence, IDP, car hire registration papers, car hire agreement paperwork, and any insurance documents with you. The speed limits in Boston have a default limit of 30 mph for residential areas, 20 mph for school areas, 55 mph on undivided, divided roads and urban freeways, and 65 mph on rural freeways.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Boston?

Boston car hires provide you with the opportunity to explore the city and the state without having to rely on public transportation. When looking for cheap car hire in Boston, we recommend going with an economy or compact car hire. Boston car hires such as a Kia Soul, Ford Focus, or Toyota Yaris are ideal for two individuals and their luggage to get around the city. Before reserving a car hire in Boston, it's best to inspect all the models to get the greatest features and price for your trip.

Where are the best places to park in Boston?

There are many places to park your Boston car hire vehicle; on-street parking and off-street parking in car parks and garages. Make sure you don’t park on curb-sides painted yellow as these are emergency access areas. Several car parks and garages are spread throughout the city, such as the Boston Common Garage, the Ritz Carlton Boston Common Parking, the Haymarket Garage, the South Station Parking. Each has its limits of time and charge, and most are open 24h a day.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Boston?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £62/day when booking a car hire in Boston. The absolute best deal a user found was for £34/day from Advance Car And Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Boston?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Boston from the following companies over the past two weeks: Thrifty (£42/day), Sixt (£42/day), and Avis (£50/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.7 rating), Enterprise (8.2 rating) and National (8.1 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Boston.

What are gas prices like in Boston?

The average price of petrol in Boston is £1.13/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £51 and £73 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Avis is one of the most popular car hire companies in Boston, offering car hire for around £472 per week on average.

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

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 11% in Boston - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Boston?

Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in Boston.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Boston can be found for about £2,024, with the average price for a rental being around £67 a day. Book with Advance Car And Truck Rental, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 71% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Boston.

How much is a car hire in Boston for a weekend?

£75 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Boston, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Boston, then opt for a Full-size hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of August, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as £70/day.

What car do most people hire in Boston?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Hyundai Accent) in Boston, making it the most popular option.