Fast and Easy way to Compare,
Book and Save on your Car Rentals.
  • Great Rates
  • Wide Selection of Cars
  • Trusted Since 2001
Download the FREE VroomVroomVroom App App StoreGoogle Store

Compare Deals to Find a Dependable Car Rental in Portland 

Car Rental
Travel Guide

portland oregon downtown waterfront skyline at night

There are numerous locations within Portland to rent a car and get around with ease. VroomVroomVroom compares rental cars from major brands including Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise and Hertz so you can easily find a vehicle that will best suit your budget and needs. Just sort by price to see the cheapest car rental in Portland. 

Portland, the most populated city in Oregon, is located near the Columbia River. This city features volcanoes that have erupted as well as having the largest park in the United States within a city. There are plenty of activities, attractions, and destinations on the streets to keep the entertainment flowing.

Reasons to book a rental car with VroomVroomVroom

At VroomVroomVroom we offer several advantages when you're planning to book a car rental in Portland, or anywhere in Oregon. You can count on us, because we're the leaders in rental car rate comparison worldwide, and we can help you find the lowest prices in Portland! Other advantages of booking with us include:

  • Wide selection of vehicles: There are plenty of cars to choose from in Seattle. You can also compare motorhome and RV rentals in Seattle Airport​.
  • Great rates: Our Price Promise assures you of finding a great deal​.
  • Trusted in 2001. Friendly customer care team ready to assist so feel free to contact us. We have been helping people book a rental car for more than 15 years,

Best time to visit Portland 

The busiest time of the year in Portland is between June and August so make sure to book a car rental and accommodation in advanced since this is the tourist peak season. The warm weather makes it ideal to drive your rental car to the city of Portland towards the coast to the Columbia River Gorge, a canyon that is home to the Columbia River. If you have a tight budget, the best time to visit is between September and November when the vacation season ends so expect a drop in hotel rates. 

Driving tips in Portland

Portland provides many gardens, parks, museums, tours, and even has many evening hot spots to enjoy your night. Plenty of hotels are available for your stay, no matter how long you visit. Renting a car will provide you with convenient transportation in the city and perhaps, save some time while you're in town.

Drive over to Lan Su Chinese Garden to enjoy a wonderful landscape experience. If you're a book lover, you may want to check out the massive Powell's City of Books and enjoy a delicious, hot cup of coffee while you're there.  If you love tours, the Pittock Mansion will provide an amazing exploration of a century-old 23-story mansion. If you drive over to Washington Park, the Oregon Zoo can provide an enjoyable adventure of wildlife.

Experience Portland in a cheap car rental

Having a car rental is essential to making your way around the city of Portland, especially if you want time to see more of what this magnificent city has to offer. Finding a cheap rental car is not hard in Portland, especially with many car rental locations to choose from. Jump in your rental car and head to the 3D Center of Art and Photography in Portland! Check out the old style 3D vintage cameras and other types of viewing devices on display, which also include information panels that will take you through the history of 3D!

5 Things to do in “Portland”

Portland Oregon Guide

Portland, Oregon provides visitors with a stunning array of facilities, nestling amidst stylish facilities, offering a delightful trip for all ages and tastes.  The top 5 things to do are: 

1. Chinese Garden.  Visit the Chinese Garden, situated on the Willamette River.  This garden has been designed to be an exact image of a classical, serene Chinese garden.  With its  traditional Chinese architecture and a quaint tearoom, you could be thousands of miles away, in the heart of China.  A real treat for the senses.  

2. Saturday Market near Burnsside Bridge.  For authentic Portland why not take a trip to the Saturday Market​ near Burnsside Bridge?  A huge open air market, hosting hundreds of stalls, kiosks and tents, this market also is the pitch for musicians, magicians and street entertainers.  The food vendors alone make this visit worthwhile and you get a real taste of Portland's way of life.

3. Rose Test garden.  Indulge your sense of smell with the wonderful aromas to be found in the Rose Test garden, on Kingston Avenue.  First established in 1917, this garden boasts a huge range of roses, many which are extremely rare and fast becoming unique.  For more information on the Rose Gardens​ click on the link.

4.  Oregon Maritime Museum.   Spend a day at the Oregon Maritime Museum​, which is actually a tugboat called the Portland.  This gives a real flavour of the history of Portland (and Oregon) and the important role which the rivers and sea have played in shaping modern day Portland. 

5. World Forestry Centre and Museum.  Learn a little about forestry and its history at the World Forestry Centre and Museum​ SW Canyon Road, which shows just how important forestry is in Oregon and the role of conservation in forestry.

Portland,OregonUnited States
Top depots in Portland
  • Avis Avis University Place Hotel - 310 Sw Lincoln St, Portland, OR. 97201
  • Hertz Hertz Portland - 330 S.W. Pine Street, Portland, OR. 972040000
  • Budget Budget Portland - 310 Southwest Lincoln, University Place Hotel, Portland, OR. 97201
  • Enterprise Enterprise Gateway - 423 N.E. 102Nd Avenue, Portland, OR. 97220
  • Avis Avis Portland Downtown Parking Garage - 330 Sw Washington Street, Portland, OR. 97204
  • Dollar Dollar Portland Downtown - 132 Nw Broadway, Portland, OR. 97209
  • Budget Budget Portland - 5856 Ne Columbia Boulevard, Portland, OR. 97211
  • Hertz Hertz Crown Plaza Hotel - 1441 N.E. 2Nd Avenue, Portland, OR. 97232
  • Enterprise Enterprise Portland City Center - 445 Sw Pine St, Portland, OR. 97204
  • Enterprise Enterprise Woodstock - 5932 Se 82Nd Ave, Portland, OR. 97266
  • Enterprise Enterprise Freeman Motors - 4841 Sw Macadam Ave, Portland, OR. 97239
  • Hertz Hertz Se Portland Hle - 12136 Se Stark Street, Portland, OR. 97216
  • Budget Budget Downtown Portland - 330 S.W. Washington Street, Downtown Parking Garage, Portland, OR. 97204
  • Enterprise Enterprise Lloyd Center - 611 E. Burnside Street, Portland, OR. 97214
  • Avis Avis Portland, OR - 5856 Northeast Columbia Boulevard, Portland, OR. 97211
  • Enterprise Enterprise Portland -Dwntwn West - 1623 W. Burnside Street, Portland, OR. 97209
  • Enterprise Enterprise Hollywood District - 2740 Ne Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR. 97232
  • Enterprise Enterprise Barbur - 8360 S.W. Barbur Blvd., Portland, OR. 97219
  • Enterprise Enterprise North Portland - 6903 N. Lombard Street, Portland, OR. 97203
Portland Map
Customer Reviews
Rating: 4.2/5 based on 5 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 05 Apr 2018
    Feedback: great website and prices
    Rating: 5/5happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 22 Nov 2017
    Feedback: quick and easy
    Rating: 5/5happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 19 Nov 2017
    Feedback: Thank you.
    Rating: 5/5happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 13 Nov 2017
    Feedback: always GREAT
    Rating: 5/5happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 08 Nov 2017
    Feedback: Great Price
    Rating: 5/5happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Date: 16 Apr 2014
    Feedback: live chat was very helpful and answered a question I needed answered before I could book.
    Rating: 5/5happy