Margate car rentals from $30/day

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Margate car rental information

Pick-up locationMargate
Car typesCompact, Economy, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Minivan, Pickup truck, Premium SUV, Standard SUV
Rental locations3
Airport locations0
Popular agenciesTuro, Avis

Cheap car rentals in Margate

Economy$30/day
Compact$32/day
Intermediate$34/day
Full-size$41/day
Minivan$42/day
Full-size SUV$42/day
Luxury$40/day
Pickup truck$35/day
Premium SUV$50/day
Intermediate SUV$35/day
Standard SUV$39/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Margate

  • Margate car rentals offer the best option for travelers visiting the city. Renting a car in Margate offers you enough time and efficiency to fully explore the city and the opportunity to drive along the coast. With your rental car in Margate, you can visit Palm Beach Gardens located about 41 miles north of Margate to see the world-famous retirement community and ride the waves at the world icon of ocean surfing, Atlantic Beach. You can also cruise to Crandon Park, Bahamas, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and The Falls roughly 40 miles south of Margate. Some of the state parks to tour include John D. MacArthur Beach State Park about 41 miles north of Margate and Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park about 46 miles south of Margate.
  • Car rentals in Margate are available in several airports serving the city.  Travelers landing at Miami Airport can find the car rental counters on the ground floor of the terminal building.  If you land at Palm Beach International Airport, proceed to the V.I.P. section of the terminal, where a car rental counter is located at the air lounge. Fort Lauderdale Airport can be reached by car rental services at the terminal building. For those flying into Fort Myers SW Florida International Airport, find the counters at the Arrivals Level.
  • Driving in Margate is an enjoyable experience. The roads are good and the city's streets are organized in a grid pattern. Pedestrians have the right of way at crosswalks and intersections hence when approaching a pedestrian crossing to give them ample time to cross without causing any danger or inconvenience to them. When driving behind a school bus with flashing red lights, it is smart to keep a distance of 25 feet and stop when it stops since it may be picking up or dropping off children.
  • Margate experiences heavy traffic which is caused by the city's busy tourism and economy, which are the main drivers of growth in the region.  This means that the city has a lot to offer both residents and visitors. However, there is a lot of traffic congestion during the peak hours that can make driving in Margate difficult for visitors.  The worst traffic occurs around University Drive and Atlantic Boulevard which are usually crowded during weekends and holidays. The morning rush hours begin at around 5 am and continue until about 8:30 am when traffic starts to slow down while the evening peak hours are from 4 pm to around midnight.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Margate for $37 or less
  • Book your rental car in Margate at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard rental cars in Margate are around 83% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Margate

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Margate?

    On average a rental car in Margate costs $47 per day. But prices differ between operators and you can save money through a price comparison of car rental deals from different agencies. The cheapest price for a car rental in Margate found in the last 2 weeks is $17.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Margate?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Avis ($45/day).

  • How much is gas price in Margate?

    The average gas price in Margate is $3.48 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $42 and $56, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Margate?

    Standard (Volkswagen Jetta or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Margate.

  • Which car rental companies are at Miami airport (MIA)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Miami airport include Blue Auto Trading, Priceless, Fox, GREEN MOTION, Budget, Sixt, EconomiCars, NextCar, Ok Mobility and Hertz.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Miami airport (MIA)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Miami airport to off-airport locations include Priceless, Fox, Budget, Sixt, Hertz, Alamo, Europcar, Dollar, Thrifty, and SURPRICE CAR RENTAL.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Margate?

    Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • How much does a Standard car rental cost in Margate?

    A Standard car rental in Margate costs $8 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car rental cost in Margate?

    An Economy car rental in Margate costs $8 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car rental cost in Margate?

    A Compact car rental in Margate costs $12 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular rental car location in Margate?

    In Margate, cars are most frequently rented at Priceless 3265 Southeast 6th Avenue (12 miles from city center).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Margate?

    On average a rental car in Margate costs $326 per week ($47 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Margate?

    On average a rental car in Margate costs $1,398 per month ($47 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when renting a car in Margate?

    Most car rental providers in Margate offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car rental in Margate, check out KAYAK's car rental insurance guide.

  • How many car agencies are operating in Margate?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 3 car rental agencies in Margate.

  • What do I need to know before booking a car rental in Margate?

    Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).

  • Why should I use KAYAK to rent a car in Margate?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Margate so that you can compare car rental rates, reviews and pick-up and drop-off locations to find the best deal for you.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Margate?

    Intermediate is the type of car recommended for driving in Margate. These cars are available for rent from car rentals in Margate. They are most preferred since they are spacious enough to serve your needs, affordable and newer models. They come with smaller engines that are low on fuel consumption, lower maintenance costs, and fuel efficiency. The smaller engine also helps to reduce noise issues and is more reliable since it has a lesser likelihood of breakdowns. Intermediate cars in Margate are available in 4-door models and 3-door models.

  • What’s the speed limit in Margate?

    The speed limit is important for every driver to get familiarized with. Margate’s maximum speed limits include 30 mph in residential, business, and municipal areas. When driving around school zones, maintain a maximum speed of 20 mph. Interstates, highways, and toll roads have a maximum speed of 70 mph however on rural highways, the permitted maximum speed limit is 60 mph.

  • Where are the best places to park in Margate?

    The best place to park in Margate is the on-street parking. on-street parking is the most affordable and secure option with parking lots including Discovery Parking Corporation on 3330 Pinewalk Dr N APT 1622, Legacy Park on 1400 W River Dr, Multi Level Parking Garage on Coconut Creek, FL 33073 and Recon Parking Management on 2333 N State Rd 7 Suite R.

Margate car rental reviews and directory

Avis

10.0

Wonderful

11 reviews
Best rated

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

Locations in Margate

1501 North State Road 7

+1 954 973 9205

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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1943 North University Drive

+1 954 345 5860

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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7530 Southgate Blvd

+1 954 586 5000

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
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Friday08:00 - 18:00
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10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Very easy. Open at 8:00 am, like the website said. No hard up sale

Cons:

Return was super easy. Tough to make anything better

10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Service

Cons:

Nothing

10.0 Wonderful

Mar 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Received a brand new car! Perfect for our family for the weekend.

1.9 Poor

Aug 2021

KAYAK
I didn’t like anything, I was disappointed by the entire service. Staff could careless if I had a reservation for a vehicle.

1 out of 2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

5.8

Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.0

Locations in Margate

2222 N. University Dr

+1 954 346 1969

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
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2699 N State Road 7

+1 954 978 8229

Monday07:30 - 18:00
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5860 Wiles Rd

+1 954 346 8379

Monday07:30 - 18:00
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Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
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Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
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981 S. State Rd 7

+1 954 975 8857

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
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Friday07:30 - 18:00
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2.0 Poor

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing

Cons:

They didn’t have any cars. To fulfill my reservation.

2.0 Poor

Jan 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

I asked for car Rantel by the airport andi got one a half-hour away and I had to pay $50 more because of that

2.0 Poor

Aug 2016

KAYAK

Cons:

Bad service, non apologetic. I rented from Hertz!

2.0 Poor

May 2023

KAYAK
The confirmation code never works. Enterprise said that they no work with you and we lost the insurance that you charge.

2.0 Poor

Apr 2022

KAYAK
Unreliable, customer service useless. Bad service. Never use again, never recomed.

1 out of 2

Budget

5.0

Cheapest deal
Most popular

Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

5.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Locations in Margate

1501 North State Road 7

+1 954 978 9018

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
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2475 University Drive

+1 954 341 9736

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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7530 Southgate Blvd

+1 954 586 5002

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
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10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Good car, ready for pick up when scheduled with very little delay. Pleasant staff.

Cons:

Car had a lingering odor of tobacco. I am a non-smoker.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

Never rented the car because when I arrived, the rude customer service agent informed me that there were no cars. She offered no alternative or apology.

2.8 Poor

Oct 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Nice vehicle

Cons:

Scheduled for noon pick up time car wasent even there till 1:39 glad I didn’t have plans. Car was damaged. About a nickel sized hole in the bumper along with plastic silver piece sticking out exposing parts. Back haven’t been cleaned. I found goldfish and other assorted snacks in the cup holder.

8.0 Very good

Dec 2016

KAYAK

Cons:

Charged me too much initially by accident but I caught it and had them correct it.i

9.2 Wonderful

Dec 2015

KAYAK

Pros:

Simple and easy check out and in process

Cons:

Vehicles was a little too expensive

1 out of 2

35 travelers who rented a car in Margate gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.5

Car rental locations in or near Margate

Good to know

Most popular agency

Easirent

Most popular car type

Standard

Average price

$47/day

Good deal

$37/day

When to book a rental car in Margate

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