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Cheap car rentals in North Shore Oahu

Economy$31/day
Compact$108/day
Intermediate$37/day
Full-size$39/day
Minivan$47/day
Full-size SUV$49/day
Convertible$136/day
Premium SUV$60/day
Intermediate SUV$41/day
Standard SUV$45/day
Open air all terrain$50/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

Top tips for renting a car in North Shore Oahu

  • Driving car rentals in North Shore Oahu is straightforward as long as you obey the posted speed limits. North Shore Oahu’s statutory speed limits vary depending on the area you drive on. The speed limit for drivers within city limits are 25-45 mph, and 25 mph in school zones. For highways, the speed limit varies between 45-55 mph. On interstate highways, the speed limit is 60 mph.
  • North Shore Oahu is popular for its natural beauty but also for traffic. The region is well-known for having traffic due to the high population. Typical commutes in the area can be over an hour for twenty miles of actual distance during rush hour. Traffic peaks in the region daily from 6 am to 9 am and 3 pm to 6 pm. Consider driving during off-peak hours if you wish to avoid encountering this.
  • Both drivers and passengers on the front and rear of the vehicle must have seat belts on. Also, children must be the child passenger restraint laws requires children under four years to ride in child safety seats. Children between 4 and 8 must ride in appropriate child safety or booster seats.
  • You can easily find street parking in North Shore Oahu’s cities like Haleiwa, Pupukea, and Waialua. On-street parking in the cities is enforced from Monday to Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm. The parking rates are hourly, daily or monthly. You can hire parking rates hourly, daily, or monthly. In addition, the city. The cities provide several parking lots downtown, and you can find them via parking apps on your devices. Some hotels and malls provide free parking for customers using their services. Street parking is free overnight and on Sundays.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in North Shore Oahu for $47 or less
  • Book your rental car in North Shore Oahu at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate rental cars in North Shore Oahu are around 46% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in North Shore Oahu

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in North Shore Oahu?

    On average a rental car in North Shore Oahu costs $65 per day.

  • What is the most popular rental car in North Shore Oahu?

    Intermediate (Honda Civic or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in North Shore Oahu.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in North Shore Oahu?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Budget ($108/day), Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($114/day) and Avis ($115/day).

  • How can I find car rentals near me in North Shore Oahu?

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

  • Where should I rent a car in North Shore Oahu?

    Based on car searches on KAYAK, the most popular cities to rent a car in North Shore Oahu are Kapolei (65% of total searches of users looking to rent a car in North Shore Oahu), Wahiawā (30%) and Kahuku (4%).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in North Shore Oahu?

    On average a rental car in North Shore Oahu costs $382 per week ($55 per day).

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

    On average a rental car in North Shore Oahu costs $1,638 per month ($55 per day).

  • Should I rent a car in North Shore Oahu?

    If you are exploring the North Shire areas of Oahu, you definitely need a car. You can ride the bus, but if you wish to avoid waiting for public transport every time you need to get somewhere, consider renting a car. Also, car rentals offer you ample space for larger groups of travelers with you. In addition, car rentals are convenient as they offer door-to-door transportation, unlike public transport, which has designated and rigid bus stops. In addition, they are reliable even during adverse weather conditions that typically affect public transport. Rental agencies in North Shore Oahu have several car categories to suit your styles and preference. Finally, car rentals offer privacy and comfort that are hard to come by with public transport options.

  • What is driving like in North Shore Oahu?

    Driving in North Shore Oahu can be hectic. Excessive traffic is common, especially during rush hours. Traffic issues are not limited to the city, and long backups can happen due to the massive amount of travelers vesting the North Shore. Also, most roads are single lanes an in each direction with almost no passing lanes. These roads can get winding to accommodate the landscape. Accidents can shut down traffic for hours, leaving you with few detour options. Also, during the rainy season, certain road sections can get flooded. Your best option is to drive attentively and observe the traffic rules. Finally, traffic signals are indicated with arrows, and drivers must only proceed in the direction indicated.

  • How old do you have to be to rent a car in North Shore Oahu?

    To rent a car in North Shore Oahu, you must be at least 18 vehicles. Certain rental agencies limit the vehicle category options for renters under 25. Also, renters under 25 may have to pay a young driver’s surcharge daily fee. In addition, renters must provide a valid driver's license, and foreigners can accompany licenses with an IDP for translation purposes.

Car rental directory

  • enterprise

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car car rental locations in North Shore Oahu

    4 Locations

  • alamo

    Alamo car rental locations in North Shore Oahu

    1 Location

  • avis

    Avis car rental locations in North Shore Oahu

    1 Location

  • budget

    Budget car rental locations in North Shore Oahu

    1 Location

Good to know

Most popular agency

Turo

Most popular car type

Intermediate

Average price

$53/day

Good deal

$47/day

When to book a rental car in North Shore Oahu

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