According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for car and truck rental were 0.69% higher in 2017 versus 2014.
Between 2014 and 2017: Car and truck rental experienced an average inflation rate of 0.23% per year. In other words, car and truck rental costing $20 in the year 2014 would cost $20.14 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.15% during this same period, inflation for car and truck rental was lower.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by 1.69%, above the average yearly change for car and truck rental during the 2014-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), price inflation for car and truck rental was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Car and truck rental: