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Needham car rentals from $40/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Needham with a pick-up date of 8/29 and drop-off date of 9/1. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Cheap car rentals in Needham

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Nissan Versa car
Nissan Versa
or similar SMALL
4
2
2/4
$57/day
Toyota Corolla car
Toyota Corolla
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
2/4
$40/day
Toyota Corolla car
Toyota Corolla
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
2/4
$58/day
Chevrolet Malibu car
Chevrolet Malibu
or similar LARGE
5
2
2/4
$62/day
Dodge Grand Caravan car
Dodge Grand Caravan
or similar VAN
5
5
4-5
$52/day
Nissan Pathfinder car
Nissan Pathfinder
or similar SUV
5
2
4-5
$56/day
Buick Enclave car
Buick Enclave
or similar LARGE
5
5
2/4
$73/day
Audi A4 car
Audi A4
or similar LUXURY
5
5
4-5
$62/day
GMC Sierra car
GMC Sierra
or similar PICKUPTRUCK
5
3
2/4
$69/day
Chevrolet Trax car
Chevrolet Trax
or similar SUV
4
2
4-5
$47/day
Jeep Grand Cherokee car
Jeep Grand Cherokee
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$53/day
Honda CR-V car
Honda CR-V
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$60/day
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited car
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
or similar SUV
5
2
2/4
$74/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Needham

  • For visitors who want to take advantage of everything Needham has to offer, renting a car is a very practical transportation option. When you use car rentals in Needham, you have total control over your schedule and may choose the best routes for traversing the area. Renting a car provides unrivaled flexibility in comparison to relying on the predetermined routes and departure times of public transportation. Utilizing Needham car rentals makes it significantly easier to travel to well-known sites like Cutler Park and Echo Bridge.
  • The closest major airport to Needham that provides automobile rental services is Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), which is only 20 miles from the city center. The BOS airport has many car rental firms on-site, and they are conveniently located in the arrivals terminal. These companies include Hertz, Avis, and Budget, among others. Renters who prefer to use Needham car rentals can benefit from a number of advantages by picking up their rental vehicle at BOS Airport. The advantage of selecting BOS as the pick-up location for car rentals in Needham is that customers have access to a wider variety of rental cars.
  • There are a few essential points to keep in mind while thinking about using car rentals in Needham. Always use booster seats to safely restrain children under the age of six or those who are shorter than 4'9". Needham's car rental agencies typically charge an extra fee for the required child safety seats. In the Needham Central Business District, reckless bicycle and pedestrian crossings of the roadways are a common occurrence, so you are urged to drive carefully.
  • Needham's morning and evening peak traffic might make driving a little difficult. Between 7 am and 8:20 am, Highland Avenue and Webster Street see the worst traffic congestion in Needham. A similar pattern of congestion can be seen on these roadways from 4 pm until around 5:50 pm. It is advised that you leave around 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time if you plan to use Highland Avenue and Webster Street during these hours on a weekday.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Needham for $85 or less
  • Book your rental car in Needham at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini rental cars in Needham are around 11% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Needham

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

    On average a rental car in Needham costs $97 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 Needham found in the last 2 weeks is $45.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Needham?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($57/day).

  • How much is gas price in Needham?

    The average gas price in Needham is $3.82 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $46 and $61, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Needham?

    Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Needham.

  • Which car rental companies are at Logan Intl airport (BOS)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Logan Intl airport include Sixt, Alamo, Kyte, Dollar, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Avis and Payless.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Logan Intl airport (BOS)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Logan Intl airport to off-airport locations include Alamo, Dollar, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Avis, Payless, and National.

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

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

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in Needham?

    A Mini car rental in Needham costs $87 per day, on average.

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

    An Economy car rental in Needham costs $38 per day, on average.

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

    A Compact car rental in Needham costs $86 per day, on average.

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

    In Needham, cars are most frequently rented at Enterprise Rent-A-Car 2 Wethersfield Rd (6 miles from city center).

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

    On average a rental car in Needham costs $680 per week ($97 per day).

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

    On average a rental car in Needham costs $2,914 per month ($97 per day).

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

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

  • How many car agencies are operating in Needham?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 2 car rental agencies in Needham.

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

    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 Needham?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in Needham 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 Needham?

    Sedans are a popular option for car rentals in Needham because of their enticing blend of comfort, effectiveness, and fuel efficiency. Sedans are a decent option for driving around Needham, Massachusetts, because of the excellent state of the roads. It would be a good idea to think about hiring an SUV if you want a bigger car with more storage space and a higher driving position because they offer better sight and can handle challenging road conditions. SUVs may therefore be useful when you have lots of luggage or sports equipment.

  • What’s the speed limit in Needham?

    When using Needham car rentals, please be careful to adhere to the posted speed limits set by the Massachusetts Highway Authorities. Needham's schooling zones have a 30 km/h (18 mph) speed limit unless otherwise specified. In urban and non-residential zones, the suggested speed limit is between 50 and 55 km/h (31 to 34 mph) unless there are signs suggesting a different restriction. Needham's motorways and highways normally have a 110 km/h maximum speed limit (68 mph) though this might change based on the posted traffic signs.

  • Where are the best places to park in Needham?

    Finding the best places to park in Needham, MA, can depend on your specific needs and preferences. Needham has several municipal parking lots located throughout the town. Some notable ones include the municipal lot behind Town Hall on Garrity Way and the parking lot on Dedham Avenue near the Needham Heights train station, which charge about $2-3 per hour. Needham also offers on-street parking in various areas, particularly in commercial districts like Needham Center and Needham Heights. Be sure to check for any parking restrictions or time limits posted on the signage. Additionally, many shopping plazas and retail areas in Needham provide dedicated parking spaces for visitors. For example, Needham Center and Needham Heights have shopping centers with ample parking options for free.

Needham car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.0

Best rated

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.0

3 locations in Needham

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Locations in Needham

1229 Washington St

+1 617 244 6450

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

27 Wexford Street

+1 781 433 7440

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday00:00 - 00:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

467 Washington St

+1 508 655 8980

Monday00:00 - 00:00
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2.0 Poor

Jul 2024

KAYAK
It’s miserable service. They said there was no minivan which I rent and got confirmed. Even workers said no sorry and no explanation. Strongly recommend no use this service. Worst service I got. Even I wondered racism there. So disappointing.

2.0 Poor

Nov 2023

KAYAK
The location that was booked was permanently closed. Ended up without a car.

5.6 Fair

Oct 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

Car was very old and the breaks smelled like fire. No drop off box at the newton location causing me to drive an extra hour to a different one after being 3 minutes late

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Very friendly and helpful.

Cons:

All was great.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2023

KAYAK
Worked with Eathan, had an extremely easy time checking in and out!

6.0 Okay

May 2023

KAYAK
The staff at pickup was helpful

1 out of 2

Budget

6.6

Okay

No reviews available

One location in Needham

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Locations in Needham

55 Ariadne Road

+1 781 407 9626

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Car was pretty good on gas, clean.

Cons:

Car smelled like cigarettes. Drop-off could've been better.

10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

quick

Cons:

all good

1 out of 0

Thrifty

6.2

Okay

No reviews available

One location in Needham

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Locations in Needham

290 Bridge St, Rt 109

+1 781 320 0157

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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Dollar

5.7

Fair

No reviews available

One location in Needham

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Locations in Needham

290 Bridge St, Rt 109

+1 781 320 0157

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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Hertz

No score available yet

Cheapest deal
Most popular

3 locations in Needham

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Locations in Needham

2345 Commonwealth Ave

+1 617 244 0801

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

290 Bridge St, Rt 109

+1 781 320 0157

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

557 Highland Ave

+1 781 783 3432

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2024

KAYAK
Perfect

6.0 Okay

May 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Engine light came on day two and because most Hertz locations are closed or have modified hours, I stuck with car that had something wrong with it. Then, they over charge me for rental.

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

All staff members were friendly, helpful. The entire process was quick, easy, and very affordable. Great experience all around.

5.6 Fair

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Drop off super easy and fast

Cons:

Car reeked of cigarette smoke, long time waiting for it to be ready at pick up

2.0 Poor

Aug 2023

KAYAK
I took a Uber that cost me $90 to pick up a confirmed reservation. Then they wouldn’t rent to me because me I only had debit card

8.0 Very good

Jul 2022

KAYAK
Service was good on both ends. Mixed on the car itself. I got a great deal and a better car than expected (Rav4 when I paid for a Ford Focus or equivalent). However, it was a car someone had smoked in previously. You can't get that smell out and while it wasn't overpowering and didn't ruin my vacation, it was inescapable whenever I drove even with the windows down. You should just take cars like that out of circulation.

1 out of 4

Avis

No score available yet

One location in Needham

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Locations in Needham

55 Ariadne Road

+1 781 329 1429

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

staff very helpful and friendly

Cons:

nothing

2.0 Poor

Nov 2022

KAYAK
If managers and employees are going to leave early please make everyone aware.

2.0 Poor

Jun 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Notify travelers of early closures of rental agent’s offices.

7.6 Good

Nov 2017

KAYAK

Cons:

Car was dirty when we picked it up and the staff at JFK was unfriendly

1 out of 1

23 travelers who rented a car in Needham gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.3

Car rental locations in or near Needham

Good to know

Most popular agency

Hertz

Most popular car type

Mini

Average price

$97/day

Good deal

$85/day

When to book a rental car in Needham

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