Are you curious about the cost of a porta-potty? Portable toilets, also known as porta-potties, are great for outdoor events or special gatherings that don’t have access to a restroom. A porta potty can be as basic as a contained stall or a fancy luxurious restroom on a trailer.

Whichever you choose, wouldn’t it be nice to know how much they cost? If you’re curious, keep scrolling because, in this article, we are giving you a guide to porta potty rental prices.

What Is a Porta Potty

A porta potty is a portable building containing a toilet and other amenities. These other amenities may include toilet paper, a handwashing station, and paper towels. Basic units don’t flush but have a contained pool for waste. This pool is filled with water and a deodorizing solution to contain odors.

Porta potties are picked up after use, cleaned, and emptied after use. You can rent them for as long as you want, and they can be maintained on-site by the company that provided them. 

Different Types of Porta Potties

Porta potties come in all different shapes, sizes and come with different amenities. Let’s go over the different types of porta potties.


A standard porta potty will come will basic functions. You’ll get an enclosed stall with a single toilet and toilet paper. This is similar to an old fashioned outhouse.


A deluxe is a standard porta potty but with more amenities. A deluxe porta potty includes a sink, paper towels, soap, and sometimes flushing.


high-rise porta-porta potties have multiple urinals and standing stalls combined. These are great if you have a large group but don’t want to rent many single stalls.

Trailer Mounted

These will be the most luxurious of all the options.  These units can have all of the amenities of a regular bathroom, such as plumbing and working sinks. They will have interior lights, just like a regular bathroom.

Wheelchair Accessible

A porta potty that is wheelchair accessible is available upon special request. These will be larger to accommodate a wheelchair, and there will be bars for the individual to lift them onto the toilet.

Most companies will give you the normal stall price if you can confirm someone at your event is in need.

Porta Potty Rental Prices

Porta potty rental prices will depend on size features and amenities, as discussed above. Most prices are priced on a weekly basis. The following are the average prices for each.

  • Standard – $130-$200
  • Deluxe –  $200-$330
  • High-Rise – $250 – $500
  • Trailer Mounted – $700 – $1200
  • Wheelchair Accessible – $200-$300 or standard price with some companies


Add-on Costs

Some companies may offer extra amenities that can be added to your rental. These added amenities could include toilet paper, paper towels, a handwashing station, or a hand sanitizer.

These will be billed as an add-on cost.

Is a Porta Potty Right for My Event?

If you have an event where a bathroom is inaccessible, a porta potty is a perfect solution for your event. The great thing about renting a porta potty is there are many customizable options and different price points.

This allows you to fit any porta potty rental in your budget. If you want to know more about our porta potty rental prices, contact us, and we will help you out.