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Pick-up location Bakersfield
Rental locations 19
Airport locations 8

Bakersfield car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
National
Best rated
7.9 Good (13 reviews)
1 location in Bakersfield
National
Locations in Bakersfield
3701 Wings Way Ste 209
+1 844 366 2657
Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 17:00
  • 8.0
  • 7.2
  • 8.5
  • 7.5
  • 8.5
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent
2016 Feb 28
Cons: I had to ask them to come out and check the car over. They said they normally don't dot it until it's time to get cleaned. I don't want to be charged for something I didn't do.
10.0 Excellent
2016 Mar 08
If you want excellent service, use National.
Pros: Good service. Car ready for pickup late evening and rental desk/cars easily accessible at the airport.
2.0 Mediocre
2016 Jul 12
Pros: nothing
Cons: horrible experience
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jan 09
Great Price
Pros: Best price I received compare to other car rental company. I would rent again if the price is a much better offer than any other site.
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jan 19
Excelente
Pros: Great service and quick
6.0 Good
2017 Apr 11
Cons: Car wasn't very clean, smelled like cigarettes, gas tank wasn't completely full.
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jun 06
Pros: Great service and price
Cons: N/A
9.2 Excellent
2017 Jun 17
About my rental
Cons: It was a great car and I had a good trip only the car smelled like ciggaretts
8.4 Excellent
2017 Sep 26
3 day Altima rental car was a treat.
Pros: Car was really the icing on cake . Plenty of room and was a smooth comfortable ride. I asked for a Camry but the agent at National recommended the Altima. Great car.
Cons: Exterior was dirty and interior had soda residue on the passenger side.
3.6 Mediocre
2017 Sep 27
Unexpected Frustrations - Never again!
Pros: The car it self was comfortable (lowered score because the inside was dirty) for a smaller car and got great gas mileage.
Cons: 1. Fine print regarding company rules for National Car rental would not download for us to read before we went to pick up car, so we did not expect the $100 hold on a major credit card/not debit, customer service at the pick up location was to put it mildly unhelpful, sarcastic, smug, and didn't know when to stop repeating himself, even after I put my hand up and said "STOP". "I get what your saying, I would just like you to be empathic to my frustration." At which point he smiles and then finishes repeating his statement to me. 2. Husband gets into car and being the professional he is, found the car to be dirty. Takes it to a car wash so he can be comfortable in it, isn't this something that is suppose to be done before he even gets into the car? 3. While driving the car he discovers there is no windshield wiper fluid, so he can not remove any bugs that may be blocking his vision. Again isn't this supposed to be filled before he gets the car? I sure hope all the other fluids are ok. 4. Then a warning light flashed "Take to dealer immediately!" WAIT WHAT? My husband had been driving it for less than 20 minutes, on his way to a job interview, he can't call and talk with anyone the Bluetooth wont transfer any sound through the speakers, he's in the middle of now ware by now, he can't pull off or turn around, so he call's me to have me call and to find out if he needs to do anything. After being on hold for over 10 minutes I get through to the roadside customer claims office. I tell her I am not in the car, the closet town is about 100 miles away, the above info, and then she proceeds to ask me a few question, "where are you at now?" I'm at home, I'm not in the car, my husband is. "Ok mam, where is the car?" On the highway in the middle of nowhere (does nobody at this company listen when you are talking with them?) "Ok mam ,lets see if I can help you"...ask a few more questions I had already given her the answer to, finally she states she can't help me she needs to talk with my husband since he's the one driving the car....at this point I am dumbfounded, he can't pull off anywhere safe to call you no exits and the Bluetooth isn't working....By this time the light has flashed "maintenance required", so my husband is no longer worried about the engine exploding just irritated as this is poor vehicle maintenance, a pet peeve of his. 5. Returning the car, my husband is delighted to see the same customer service rep as before (I am so making that up), the rep has the same attitude, makes my husband walk back out to the car to write the miles down (unlimited miles, we don't have to do that with Enterprise they'll do it for you), smugly says "I will have my guys do a better job at looking over the car before they go out with customers next time." Uh ok guy you do that but we will not be repeat customers with this company.
Rated #2
Avis
7.3 Good (20 reviews)
2 locations in Bakersfield
Avis
Locations in Bakersfield
3701 Wings Way
+1 661 392 4160
Monday07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday07:00 - 21:00
Thursday07:00 - 21:00
Friday07:00 - 21:00
Saturday07:00 - 21:00
Sunday07:00 - 21:00
4208 Wible Road
+1 661 397 2860
Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday
  • 7.5
  • 7.2
  • 7.3
  • 7.2
  • 7.4
Recent reviews
9.6 Excellent
2016 Aug 04
very good service
Pros: Great value and great service.
6.0 Good
2016 Nov 22
Cons: That I couldn't drop it off at a budget rental building even though it's the same company
2.0 Mediocre
2017 May 16
Cons: The lady was rude and very unaccommodating
6.4 Good
2018 Mar 22
Chevy Malibu.
Pros: car was good, with power, drove well
Cons: The headlights were horrible, not bright at all, especially at dusk and in the rain...even with the brights on... not happy with filling up the gas tank a minute before dropping off the car in Chico and only filled to 7/8 of a tank. I then had to go a mile roundtrip to put in a half gallon for the fuel meter to read full. Total waste of time.
6.8 Good
2019 Aug 25
Pros: great price, friendly staff. the price was very affordable for a one way rental from Bakersfield to LAX. Car was clean and fresh on the inside.
Cons: limited amount of cars. they were out of cars when we showed up 2 hours before our scheduled pick up time. Had to come back during our scheduled pick up time and the car was ready. Not their fault but would have been nice if there were a few extra cars to accommodat changing schedules of customers.
10.0 Excellent
2020 May 06
Pros: Very great customer service!!
10.0 Excellent
2016 Feb 23
Pros: Everything was exactly as it should be. Picked up a few minutes before the arranged time the car that was advertised for the price advertised.
10.0 Excellent
2016 Jul 12
Great price great car
Pros: Loved the car and the price!!
2.0 Mediocre
2016 Sep 20
worst experience ever!
Pros: N/A
Cons: I reserved a standard car & when I got there they said they couldn't accommodate What I had reserved. I've rented numerous times from this place. They've definitely lost me as a regular customer. I've switched to Enterprise which gave me outstanding service.
8.0 Excellent
2017 Jan 23
Pros: Fast processing of paper work to get car.
Cons: They literally expected me to gas up less that 3 miles away otherwise they would charge me for not having a "full tank ". Cheapskates!!!!
Rated #3
Budget
7.2 Good (25 reviews)
2 locations in Bakersfield
Budget
Locations in Bakersfield
3701 Wings Way
+1 661 399 2367
Monday07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday07:00 - 21:00
Thursday07:00 - 21:00
Friday07:00 - 21:00
Saturday07:00 - 21:00
Sunday07:00 - 21:00
4208 Wible Road
+1 661 832 7801
Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday
  • 7.3
  • 7.7
  • 7.5
  • 6.8
  • 7.0
Recent reviews
8.0 Excellent
2017 Jul 26
Pros: The accomodating front desk employee is great.
Cons: I have not found anything that I do not like, but next time, I hope to find things that I do not like about Budget Car Rental in the airport.
8.0 Excellent
2016 Apr 09
Pros: Kind, polite staff
7.6 Good
2016 Oct 04
Pros: THe Rav was cute and comfortable with very good gas mileage
Cons: I wish there was a rental facility in Tehachapi, Ca.
8.8 Excellent
2016 Nov 20
Pros: Rentals are very close to terminal. Requires minimal time to creature a vehical
Cons: I was told to bring car back with same amount of gas that I had when I left Las Vegas. I had 3/4 tank when I left Las Vegas and returned with 3/4 tank I did not notice until I got home that I was charged about $40 refueling charge.
4.0 Okay
2017 Jan 08
Too many fees
Pros: Concession fee, mileage fee. Insurance not what I was quoted.
6.0 Good
2017 Jun 03
Pros: Convenient location
Cons: We were given a Mazda 3 but the paper stated a Ford Focus so they held us up to figure out how THEY messed that up. While on vacation the last thing I want to do is waste time.
4.4 Okay
2017 Jul 17
Incorrect car
Pros: Car was clean
Cons: I arrived at 9am to pick up my car and the only one available was a midsize car. This is not what I reserved. I wasn't forced to pay more for insurance and more money in gas. When I asked the attendant why this happen...I got a summary of how budget rental does not care about their customers or provide the employees with the tools nessecary to do the job. I will most likely not be using budget rental again due to this.
5.2 Okay
2017 Sep 17
Charged more than the quote
Pros: The car was clean
Cons: I was quoted $75 but got charged more that $170
8.4 Excellent
2017 Oct 08
Pros: Drop off was fast. Small airport. Friendly people.
Cons: A little confused at first as to where to drop off car. No one at Budget counter, referred us to Avis. No one st Avis counter. But someone did take care of us and they were very nice.
8.4 Excellent
2017 Nov 20
Pros: Excellent customer service
Rated #4
Hertz
6.9 Good (27 reviews)
3 locations in Bakersfield
Hertz
Locations in Bakersfield
1700 24th Street
+1 661 634 0889
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
Sunday
3701 Wings Way, Ste.205
+1 661 393 2044
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 18:00
6840 District Blvd
+1 661 396 9726
Monday08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 17:00
Saturday
Sunday
  • 6.6
  • 7.0
  • 7.3
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  • 6.7
Recent reviews
8.8 Excellent
2016 Nov 17
Pros: My girlfriend and I liked the property. We both liked the location in a nice area of Bakersfield. It was very safe and comfortable for us.
Cons: Kind of far from the downtown locations. But it was not a problem with the rental car.
10.0 Excellent
2016 Nov 19
Pros: Hertz staff was professional and friendly. Car was clean and ready to go. Returning the car was quick and easy.
9.6 Excellent
2017 Mar 19
Great price
Pros: Renting off airport is definitely a money saver.
Cons: Only issue I had was I showed up early and there was not a car available. Not their fault.
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jun 14
Pros: I didn't realize the car I reserved for a 10 hour drive didn't have cruise control but the nice lady at the location offered to swap cars with another location to accommodate me. So glad I didn't have to make that trip without cruise control!
2.0 Mediocre
2017 Jun 15
Cons: Kayak new I could not get there before 12pm, charged me anyway! Went with Budget.
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jun 16
Great!! Hassle free!!!
Pros: It was easy, affordable, and hassle free.
Cons: I have nothing bad to say.
2.0 Mediocre
2017 Jul 23
Cons: Made reservation for 12. And the place closes at 12 Call customer service. And they want us to go to another location (airport) and charge over 150$ more for same reservation. Lady on phone gets rude because this is morally incorrect to us as we ask for same rate. Don't worry we went with another company. Used hertz for Years but you have no worries in customer recovery if your staff gets all rude. We will never use Hertz again. Thank you
10.0 Excellent
2018 Mar 08
Quick and easy
Pros: Easy pick up and drop off
3.6 Mediocre
2018 Jul 02
overcharged for no reason
Pros: we could drop off the car on Sunday
Cons: getting over charged for no reason at all... having to call them to fix the issue multiple times and then having to wait so long for reimbursement
2.0 Mediocre
2018 Aug 26
Cons: I was not able to rent the car and would like a refund please
Rated #5
Enterprise
6.7 Good (13 reviews)
6 locations in Bakersfield
Enterprise
Locations in Bakersfield
1800 24th Street
+1 661 323 2711
Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
2911 Brundage Ln
+1 661 326 0056
Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday00:00 - 00:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
3701 Wings Way Ste 209
+1 833 616 9440
Monday09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday09:00 - 21:00
Thursday09:00 - 21:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 17:00
4851 Stine Road Ste A
+1 661 833 6055
Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday00:00 - 00:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
5810 Gasoline Alley Dr
+1 661 398 4961
Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
8929 Rosedale Hwy
+1 661 387 6050
Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday00:00 - 00:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
  • 6.6
  • 6.8
  • 7.2
  • 6.5
  • 6.5
Recent reviews
4.4 Okay
2016 Oct 10
BEWARE IF YUU TRY TO RETURN EARLY...HIDDEN CHARGES
Pros: The rental process to pick up was easy I was quoted a daily rate of $20.90 for the days requested. I did inquire what happens if I return the car early. I was told by the agent it would be pro-rated. Went merrily on my way. The return was awful experience!!
Cons: Car ran great and met my expectations. However, the customer service on return was not satisfactory. My personal vehicle was ready from repair shop early. I returned rental to Enterprise 1 day early. When I requested the 1 day credit I was told the daily rate changes to $26.95 per day (6 days with 2days free). She suggested that I keep the car for the full original rental. I explained I was told by rental agent on pick up that it would be prorated. She was insistent that they did not owe me any credit and tried numerous ways to get me to pay full amount even though returned 1 day early. NOWHERE in any of the documents that I read, agreed to and signed did it state anything about the rate she was trying to overcharge me. I had already picked up the business card of the manager. I asked to speak to the manager and she said SHE was the manager. So I said "you are the manager Lori McWilliams? " No, she was assistant manager but lied about title. The dispute went round and round for 20 min till my ride appeared and I left totally dissatisfied and, upset .I left message for manager to contact me. The manager did contact me the following day. I emailed her my original agreement contract from Kayak with rate of $20.90 clearly stated. On 10/10 I did receive notice from Lori McWilliams that I would receive credit for the 1 day. Although she was apologetic the whole experience left me with negative feelings towards Enterprise. I will be quite vocal to anyone about this negative experience on social media, better business bureau, YELP and my company (2000+ employees).
2.0 Mediocre
2017 Jan 04
Wait, wait and more wait
Pros: Free rental
Cons: Had to wait for car to be cleaned. No gas, had to wait for it to get gassed up. The car I was to have received was given to someone who did not have an appointment (a walkup). I was given a larger car only because it was the only one available, but they tried to make me think I'm getting a free up grade when it was the only car they had on the lot.
10.0 Excellent
2017 Jul 07
Pros: Friendly, helpful, courteous alli in all great service and employees
7.2 Good
2017 Nov 28
No Altima. Sonata was a good alternative.
Pros: Rear passengers had plenty of room. Roomy trunk.
Cons: Car was a little sluggish uphill.
10.0 Excellent
2018 Aug 12
Pros: Helpful Enterprise employees and they gave me a ride to the airport!
Cons: Scratch’s on the car.
2.0 Mediocre
2019 Jan 13
Pros: To
7.6 Good
2017 Apr 09
Check what your paying for vs what you reserved
Pros: The car was fun to drive and was clean. The attendant let me return it before opening hours which I was greatful for.
Cons: I reserved an intermediate car which their website said was a Hyundai Elantra or similar. I get there and they try to give me a Nissan Versa.....uh no I was told that was a compact on my last rental.....so then they say all they have is a Veloster which is categorized in their system as an intermediate......not even close to the Elantra.....tired of the bait and switch they assume people don't know anything about cars and won't care
5.2 Okay
2016 Oct 10
A little disappointed
Pros: Quick and friendly service
Cons: Car was not. Dry clean in or out. Rep was not too willing to make note of multiple scratches and dings till I took pictures. Car had less than 1/4 tank of fuel at pickup. Interior wash needed badly overall not very impressive
6.4 Good
2019 Mar 28
Pros: Staff extremely friendly. Drop off was great, only took 3-4 minutes.
Cons: Car ordered was not ready when we got there. Had to come back.
10.0 Excellent
2019 Jun 05
Pros: Friendly staff, quick service, great prices, nice rental car.
Priceless
2 locations in Bakersfield
Priceless
Locations in Bakersfield
1222 Golden State Avenue
+1 661 843 7866
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday
1601 Skyway Drive
+1 661 843 7866
Easirent
1 location in Bakersfield
Easirent
Locations in Bakersfield
Meadows Field Airport
Monday00:01 - 23:59
Tuesday00:01 - 23:59
Wednesday00:01 - 23:59
Thursday00:01 - 23:59
Friday00:01 - 23:59
Saturday00:01 - 23:59
Sunday
Rent-A-Wreck
1 location in Bakersfield
Rent-A-Wreck
Locations in Bakersfield
1222 Golden State Avenue
+1 661 843 7866
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 13:00
Sunday
Sunnycars
1 location in Bakersfield
Sunnycars
Locations in Bakersfield
3701 Wings Way
98 travelers who rented a car in Bakersfield gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.2

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