close
NL flag Would you like to use our Dutch website?
We've noticed that you are visiting a version of our website that doesn't match your current location. Using our local website helps ensure you get the most relevant prices and supply.
No, continue to German website
close
DE flag Would you like to use our German website?
We've noticed that you are visiting a version of our website that doesn't match your current location. Using our local website helps ensure you get the most relevant prices and supply.
No, continue to Dutch website
Car Rentals print logo
person_add face menu
Car Rentals print logo
person_add face menu

Cheap Car Rentals in Piedmont CA

Search for a car rental

Cheap Car Rentals in Piedmont CA

check_circle Free cancellation on most bookings

car image placeholder
  • Trusted by 7 million customers and counting
  • Special low rates available here
  • Huge selection of cars, locations, companies
  • Rent a car coupons & deals
  • Easy searching & booking.
Rent a car in 60 seconds

Piedmont Car Rental Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.42 out of 5 with 83 ratings

Firefly

"excellent experience!!"

(Reviewed on October 02, 2015 )

Payless

"good experience.thx !"

(Reviewed on September 28, 2015 )


Budget

"CAR RENTALS always has the best deal ever."

(Reviewed on September 07, 2015 )

Enterprise

"Great experience thanks "

(Reviewed on September 05, 2015 )


Thrifty

"Thank you for a great service."

(Reviewed on August 24, 2015 )

Dollar

"Overall very good experience"

(Reviewed on August 18, 2015 )


Alamo

"great services."

(Reviewed on August 15, 2015 )

Payless

"We have rented from CarRentals.com a few times in different locations and with different companies and we have always had a very good experience using CarRentals.com. Also we have rented vehicles directly from rental compa..." Read more

(Reviewed on August 06, 2015 )


Fox

"Good experience---thx"

(Reviewed on August 05, 2015 )

Payless

"Young lady at counter was fantastic, wish I remembered her name. She deserves a raise!"

(Reviewed on July 29, 2015 )


Dollar

"The dollar agent, Brian, went out of his way to help me when I realized I had lost my wallet at the nearby gas station. Dollar is terrific."

(Reviewed on July 16, 2015 )

Avis

"Attendant at pickup was outstanding! A great representative for Avis."

(Reviewed on February 02, 2015 )


Fox

"Where does Fox sales it cars? The staff was outstanding and respectful."

(Reviewed on January 21, 2015 )

Alamo

"Good experiences with Alamo"

(Reviewed on December 08, 2014 )


Please be aware that some of these reviews may have been translated automatically into English.

Car rentals in Piedmont: What you need to know

Oakland, California, is full of eclectic and exciting neighborhoods like Piedmont. It's in these places where you can get a true sense for a city like Oakland. But after you are done exploring all the great shops and restaurants in Piedmont, you'll need a vehicle to discover everything that Oakland offers.

Hopping on the bus is a cheap method to move around Piedmont and the nearby neighborhoods, but then you have to make sure you have the right change and follow a strict schedule. Rideshares and taxis are easier, but the costs can add up. Moreover, you may not be able to snag one when you need a ride. Booking a car in Piedmont is the simplest method to make sure you see the entirety of the neighborhood and the rest of Oakland on your trip. Read below to find all that you want to know about car rentals in Piedmont.

Frequently asked questions

How can I get an inexpensive car rental in Piedmont?

Searching the best rates on a car rental? You've come to the right place. To get the most savings when you travel to Piedmont you can do a few things:

  • Compare all the deals available
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your preferred vehicle of your choice and save more
  • Be aware of any cost for an added driver, fuel policy, and mileage limits. That way you will know the total cost before you book your car
  • Don't rent more vehicle than you need. Generally, the smaller the car, the lower the rate

Before you book, be sure to understand the rental policy.

What kind of vehicle should I rent while in Piedmont?

With a number of vehicles to select from, it may be tricky to figure out what vehicle is ideal for your getaway. But, keep in mind your needs and the number of you're traveling with. Our table below can help you decide what car is the best one for your trip.

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
LuxuryWhen you really want to go all out on your visit to PiedmontInfiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar
SUVIf you plan on doing a lot of exploring and want a comfortable rideDodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar
Economy or Compact CarFor those on a strict travel budgetChevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar

How old do I have to be to rent a car in Piedmont?

The minimum age to rent a vehicle in most cities like Oakland is 21. Please note there is ordinarily an added charge if you or the added driver are under 25. Make sure to check the rental company's policies to know what the total cost is before you book.

Is insurance required when you rent a car in the U.S. of A.?

In United States of America you do need to have insurance before you rent. It may possible to purchase additional insurance through the supplier, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental.

Many major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally provide some coverage. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering large vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Oakland. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.

Am I required to fill my tank before I return my rental car back?

At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You should get into your car with full tank of gas, and you should bring it back it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, you should fill up your tank before you bring it back.

Do most providers offer one-way rentals in Piedmont?

Many car rental suppliers offer one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle in a different area. Please note that there is usually an extra fee for choosing a one-way car rental. Make sure to check the supplier's policy to know exactly how much it may cost you.

Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Piedmont?

Many suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you want to ensure it's part of the bundle. It's helpful to know how much you want to drive and plan your trips ahead of time. Although most car rental suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package you could face additional cost. You may need unlimited miles if you're pondering some road trips to discover what else is in Oakland.

Anything I should make sure to do around Piedmont?

Once you've checked out Piedmont, you'll be happy that you have your own set of wheels available. There are some worthwhile stops around Oakland that are just a drive away. You'll be excited you rented a vehicle because there are a number of museums and historical sites to explore around Piedmont. Looking for things to fill an afternoon? Then jump in your car rental and cruise to:

  • Interact with a bit of local history with a visit to the Paramount Theatre
  • Chabot Space & Science Center can give you an intriguing look into some California history
  • The--Joaquin Miller House Abbey is a California landmark that could make a good spot to start a day trip
  • Take in even more California culture at the Nishna Heritage Museum

of course, there are a lot more things to do in and around Piedmont. Hop in your car rental and see what's out there.

Book Your Piedmont Ride Today

Has a museum in Oakland intrigued you? Do you have to meet a prospective client at their hotel or office? Don't miss out on one of Oakland must-sees or be late to an important meeting. When you have the keys to your own car, you can make sure your trip is on your time, and not have to adhere a metro schedule.

Check out our selection of automobiles from the top rental car agencies in the country and select the ideal automobile for your Piedmont adventure. The perfect vehicle is only a few clicks away.