Top 5 Cargo Van Rental Companies

As more and more people move, the need for moving companies increases.  However, there is a new alternative to moving.

The ability to rent cargo vans from nationals companies is getting easier and easier, allowing people to move themselves rather than rely on a moving company.


Penske has over 200,000 trucks and also more than 1,000 locations across the country.  Their website has an easy search tool to find the closest location to your house and to your moving destination.

If you come to a bump in the road, Penske offers a 24/7 roadside assistance to their customers.  You can receive a 10% discount if you show your college ID, perfect for moving across state lines for schooling!


U-Haul offers a wide range of trucks for their customers.  They have regular pickup trucks, but also offer trucks ranging from 10′ to 26′ trucks.

The trucks low decks and EZ-Load Ramps allow the customer to load the truck with ease. Along with its towing capability, the trucks are a great deal!


Budget is great for customers who like to use the Internet to exchange a transaction. Their easy to use online system will get the customer a quote and location within minutes.

AARP Members can save up to 20% and members of the military can also save up to 25%.  This company is a great one if you’re looking for deals on your move!


Founded in 1957, Enterprise has more than 6,500 locations in the neighborhood and airport areas. This is perfect if you are flying across the country and then immediately need a cargo van.

Enterprise is also based all over the world! Enterprise also offers free rental days, no blackout dates, and points that won’t expire if you join their Enterprise Plus program.


Avis is a great company for the small moves across the state or city.  Their vans get 28 miles per gallon on the highway and 19 in the city.

The inside of the trucks has more than 200 cubic feet of room while sitting two in the front seats.  Avis is located worldwide and also has locations in every state in the U.S.!

With so many great companies to choose from, there is no going wrong when it comes to renting a cargo van for your moving needs!