Car Rentals in Sarasota, Florida

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Sarasota, FL
Jun 30 — Jul 7
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Sarasota, FL
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Best deals found for Sarasota, Florida car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Sarasota, Florida
Audi A6
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$47/day

30 Jun - 12 Jul
Audi A6
Nissan Kicks
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$54/day

5 Jul - 4 Aug
Nissan Kicks
Daewoo Leganza
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$29/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Daewoo Leganza
Volkswagen Jetta
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Volkswagen Jetta
Toyota Camry
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$26/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Toyota Camry
Buick LaCrosse
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$54/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Buick LaCrosse
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$30/day

5 Jul - 4 Aug
Toyota Fortuner
Renault Duster
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$29/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Renault Duster
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$26/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Ford Focus

Sarasota, Florida car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Sarasota that's right for you

Small Cars

$43 - $93

All Car Types

$58 - $107

The average price of a Small rental in Sarasota, the United States is $61. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just $43 per day. A Small rental is typically 25% less expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Sarasota, the United States is $65. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $52 per day. A Medium rental is typically 20% less expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Sarasota, the United States is $77. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $50 per day. A Large rental is typically 5% less expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Sarasota, the United States is $75. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $53 per day. A SUV rental is typically 9% less expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Sarasota, the United States is $114. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $68 per day. A Van rental is typically 29% more expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Sarasota, the United States is $88. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Sarasota, the United States is in January. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $66 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 7% more expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Convertible rental in Sarasota, the United States is $96. The cheapest time to rent a Convertible in Sarasota, the United States is in February. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $75 per day. A Convertible rental is typically 15% more expensive than the average car rental in Sarasota. The average price of a vehicle rental in Sarasota can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Sarasota Convertible rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$28/day

5 Jul - 4 Aug
Daihatsu Sirion
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$26/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Ford Focus
Opel Corsa
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$26/day

5 Jul - 9 Aug
Opel Corsa

Sarasota car rental directory

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5.6
Okay
121 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.7
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Good
41 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

8.1
6.6
Good
43 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

8.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

7.0
6.4
Good
66 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.4
6.2
Good
77 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.2

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6.1

Value

6.3
5.7
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41 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.6
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41 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.7

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.3
0.0
Horrible
31 reviews1 location

Quick facts about car rentals in Sarasota

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Sarasota

Most Popular Agency

Ace

Popular Car Types

SUV, Intermediate, Compact

Cheapest Rental Car

$30

Most Popular Model

Kia Optima
The most popular Sarasota car rental agency found on momondo this month is Ace. Other top choices for car rental companies are Dollar and Hertz
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Sarasota in the past 72 hours: SUV, Intermediate, Compact.
The lowest price for a rental car in Sarasota is $30/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $60/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Sarasota in the past 7 days is the Kia Optima. Our users also prefer the Class Commercial Truck as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Sarasota

Nearby attractions:

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art41.1 mi
Sarasota Jungle Gardens42.0 mi
Ed Smith Stadium43.3 mi
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall43.7 mi
Sarasota Fairgrounds44.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Myakka River State Park59.6 mi
Sarasota Fairgrounds71.9 mi
South Lido Park72.6 mi
Ed Smith Stadium72.9 mi
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall73.9 mi

Nearby attractions:

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art1.0 mi
Sarasota Jungle Gardens1.9 mi
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall3.6 mi
Ed Smith Stadium4.0 mi
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium4.5 mi

Important information about Sarasota car rentals

When visiting sunny Sarasota, you won’t want to miss out on going to some of the city’s well-known sights, like Siesta Key Beach or the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art. You will most likely frequently take Highway 41, one of the main roads in the region that connects many of the town’s neighborhoods. As the city is a busy destination, it can be difficult to find complimentary street parking for car rentals in Sarasota. However, there are many paid options to choose from, including parking garages and lots. Booking rental cars in the city is a breeze since there are over 30 car rental locations in Sarasota to choose from.

While free street parking can be difficult to come by, you’ll have no problem finding a paid lot of garage that can be used to park car rentals in Sarasota. Sarasota is a popular destination amongst visitors, so there are a few different traffic hotspots in the area, notably on Highways 41, 301, and 480. If you don’t want to get stuck in congestion, try to avoid driving Sarasota car rentals on these highways during rush hour, which is typically in the early mornings and evenings. To save money and time when exploring the region, book a cheap car rental in Sarasota. A vehicle will make it easy to visit attractions that are more off the beaten path, like Lido Key, Saint Armands Circle, and Legacy Trail. While Downtown Sarasota is walkable and has plenty of public transportation, other neighborhoods in the city are more spread out and easier to reach by car.

To drive car rentals in Sarasota as safely as possible, it’s important to be familiar with local traffic laws. For example, young children are legally required to be in a car seat. Unless a sign states otherwise, you can make a right-hand turn at an intersection once you have made a complete stop. You must always use your headlights from dawn to dusk, as well as if it’s foggy or rainy. If you are unsure or have questions about any traffic laws, make sure to contact Sarasota’s Department of Motor Vehicles to receive information about the latest regulations.

To book rental cars in Sarasota, including an economy car rental or passenger van rental, you need to have a valid driver’s license. Your license must also have a photo of yourself. If you are not from the United States, you can use a driver’s license from your country of residence if it is in a Latin-based alphabet and you also provide a copy of your passport. International driver’s licenses are also generally accepted.


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Driving with a rental car in Sarasota - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Sarasota so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

To rent a car in Sarasota for a weekend in July, we found prices as low as $35 with an average of $95. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $24, with more options around the $68 mark.

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Sarasota car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Sarasota offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

Renting a Standard car in Sarasota during the month of July is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 82.4 °F and precipitation around 9.7″ during July, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Sarasota will cost you $74/day on average.

Enterprise is the car rental company with the most locations in Sarasota, FL. At those 5 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $82 in Sarasota, FL.

The speed limit in Sarasota is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Sarasota also has a suburban speed limit of 75 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Sarasota, be aware that the speed limit is generally 75 mph.

Typically, the weather in Sarasota through the month of June is 80.6 °F and the expected precipitation is 9.7″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Travelers looking to leave from Sarasota on a road trip around Florida or the surrounding areas during the month of June should expect temperatures around 80.6 °F and about 7.5″ of possible rain through the month.


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