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Kansas City Car Rental Information

Pick-up Location Kansas City
Car Types Box truck, Commercial, Compact, Convertible, Economy, Full-size, Intermediate, Luxury, Minivan, Premium, SUV, Standard, Van
Rental Locations 20
Airport Locations 12
Popular Agencies Dollar, Avis, Thrifty, Hertz, Enterprise

Cheap Car Rentals in Kansas City

Economy C$ 39/day
Compact C$ 39/day
Intermediate C$ 43/day
Standard C$ 45/day
Full-size C$ 44/day
SUV C$ 49/day
Minivan C$ 94/day
Premium C$ 52/day
Luxury C$ 52/day
Convertible C$ 101/day
Commercial C$ 46/day
Van C$ 59/day
Box truck C$ 75/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags Economy car in Kansas City thrifty
4 Adults, 2 Bags Compact car in Kansas City thrifty
5 Adults, 3 Bags Intermediate car in Kansas City thrifty
5 Adults, 3 Bags Standard car in Kansas City dollar
5 Adults, 2 Bags Full-size car in Kansas City dollar
5 Adults, 3 Bags SUV car in Kansas City dollar
5 Adults, 5 Bags Minivan car in Kansas City hertz
5 Adults, 5 Bags Premium car in Kansas City thrifty
5 Adults, 5 Bags Luxury car in Kansas City dollar
5 Adults, 3 Bags Convertible car in Kansas City avis
5 Adults, 3 Bags Commercial car in Kansas City hertz
5 Adults, 3 Bags Van car in Kansas City alamo
5 Adults, 3 Bags Box truck car in Kansas City enterprise
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Kansas City car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
Alamo
Best Rated
8.7 Excellent (6,696 reviews)
1 location in Kansas City
Alamo
Locations in Kansas City
1 Nassau Cir
+1 844 868 8501
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Rated #2
Enterprise
8.5 Excellent (12,917 reviews)
6 locations in Kansas City
Enterprise
Locations in Kansas City
1146 West 103rd Street
+1 816 942 2322
3543 Main
+1 816 931 1208
466 Paris St
+1 833 338 3316
600 Grand Blvd
+1 816 842 4700
9400 Troost Ave
+1 816 941 2500
9425 Holmes Rd
+1 816 216 5499
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Rated #3
Avis
7.6 Good (2,298 reviews)
2 locations in Kansas City
Avis
Locations in Kansas City
1 Nassau Circle
+1 816 464 6200
3412 Main Street
+1 816 931 1039
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Rated #4
Budget
7.4 Good (4,229 reviews)
2 locations in Kansas City
Budget
Locations in Kansas City
618 East 99th Street
+1 816 943 1000
703 London Drive
+1 816 243 5757
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From C$ 33/day
Rated #5
Hertz
Cheapest deal
7.4 Good (3,964 reviews)
2 locations in Kansas City
Hertz
Locations in Kansas City
1 E Pershing Road
+1 816 474 4970
1 Nassau Circle
+1 816 243 6100
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From C$ 51/day
Rated #6
Dollar
7.3 Good (6,460 reviews)
1 location in Kansas City
Dollar
Locations in Kansas City
651 N London Drive
+1 866 434 2226
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From C$ 44/day
Rated #7
Thrifty
Most popular
7.1 Good (2,781 reviews)
1 location in Kansas City
Thrifty
Locations in Kansas City
1 Nassau Circle
+1 877 283 0898
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Rated #9
Ace
6.0 Good (381 reviews)
1 location in Kansas City
Ace
Locations in Kansas City
In Terminal
+1 816 464 2100
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Rated #10
Payless
8.3 Excellent (47 reviews)
1 location in Kansas City
Payless
Locations in Kansas City
1 Nassau Circle
+1 816 464 2100
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Sunnycars
2 locations in Kansas City
Sunnycars
Locations in Kansas City
1 Nassau Cir
648 Madrid Avenue

Car Rental Locations in Kansas City

Good to Know

Most Popular Agency Thrifty
Most Popular Car Type Economy
Average price C$ 58/day
Good deal C$ 43/day

When to Book a Rental Car in Kansas City

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Top tips for renting a car in Kansas City

  • Kansas City, like most cities in the U.S., depends highly on car transportation. There simply is no more efficient or better way to get around town, whether you plan on catching a Kansas City Chiefs game at Arrowhead Stadium or you are just going out to eat.
  • Looking to pick up a rental car for your time in Kansas City? Travelers with flights landing at Kansas City International Airport can take the rental car shuttle from the airport terminals to the rental car center, where they will find numerous rental car companies.
  • Though Kansas City is not that far north, it still experiences some pretty harsh winters. Snow and ice can quickly blanket roads, and drivers should be prepared for wintery weather if they visit in the colder months of the year. Drivers not confident in their ability to handle the snow should make sure to drive extra carefully and to check the weather regularly so they aren’t caught out in a storm.
  • Nobody likes to be stuck in rush hour and, with a bit of preparation, nobody has to be. In Kansas City the morning rush hour goes from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and then picks back up again in the afternoon at around 3:30 p.m. and goes until 7:00 p.m. throughout much of the metropolitan area. Some of the streets to avoid during rush hour include I-35, the southern portion of I-435 and I-70. The worst streets are all highways primarily because of the high volume of commuters going into and out of the city for work.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Kansas City for C$ 43 or less
  • Book your rental car in Kansas City at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard rental cars in Kansas City are around 32% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs About Renting a Car in Kansas City

How much does it cost to rent a car in Kansas City?

On average a hire car in Kansas City costs C$ 62 per day.

What is the most popular rental car in Kansas City?

Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Kansas City.

What is the cheapest car rental company in Kansas City?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Thrifty (C$ 39/day), Dollar (C$ 44/day) and Hertz (C$ 46/day).

What is the best rental car company in Kansas City?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Kansas City are Alamo (8.7, 6696 reviews), Enterprise (8.5, 12917 reviews), and Avis (7.6, 2298 reviews).

Which car rental companies are at the airport: Kansas City Airport (MCI)?

Car rental companies onsite at Kansas City Airport include Thrifty, Dollar and Hertz.

Which car rental companies will pick you up at the airport: Kansas City Airport (MCI)?

Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Kansas City Airport to off-airport locations include Thrifty, Dollar and Hertz.

What is the cheapest rental car location in Kansas City?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Thrifty 1 Nassau Circle 64153 (28 kilometers from city center).

How can I find car rentals near me in Kansas City?

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

What type of car is recommended for driving in Kansas City?

Large cars such as trucks and SUVs are some of the most popular cars in Kansas City and visitors may want to keep that in mind when choosing a rental vehicle. However, smaller vehicles are also very popular, so your choice of vehicle is truly your own prerogative. Finding parking is also a non-issue for even the largest of vehicles as the city’s parking spaces are large and plentiful.

What's the speed limit in Kansas City?

Kansas City sees a range of speed limits from 30 mph to 55 mph on its roads, with speed limits largely determined by the size of the road and whether or not it is in a residential area. Outside of the city, speed limits on highways and interstates are usually 70 mph with the occasional increase to 75 mph.

How are gas prices in Kansas City?

Drivers will be happy to hear that Kansas City has some of the cheapest gas in the U.S.A. On average, drivers can expect to pay a mere $2.00 per gallon, which is about as cheap as it gets in the U.S.

Where are the best places to park in Kansas City?

If you are in the central downtown area, parking garages are probably the most convenient option. The parking garages are plentiful and easy to find all over the city and are often quite cheap as well. If you are in the peripheral areas though, you may find streetside parking to be more convenient, as spots are readily available there.