Road Testing Four Car Rental Options -- Savings Experiment

How to Save on Car Rentals
How to Save on Car Rentals

Renting a car shouldn't drive you to the poorhouse or leave you spinning your wheels.

Save a bundle on your temporary ride by knowing your rental options, avoiding costly traps and hunting down discount offers.

We've demystified the process by laying out the costs for booking with:

  • a national car rental company

  • the car-sharing firm Zipcar

  • a bargain-minded car rental aggregator

  • an online travel site