Albany

Cheap Car Rentals in Albany, NY from C$ 58

Albany, NY, United States
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Albany, NY, United States
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Albany?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Albany, NY and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

January

C$ 59

February

C$ 67

March

C$ 67

April

C$ 73

May

C$ 78

June

C$ 93

July

C$ 106

August

C$ 110

September

C$ 85

October

C$ 97

November

C$ 73

December

C$ 78

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Albany is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Albany, NY

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Albany, NY and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

There are 10 rental agencies servicing Albany. These agencies, altogether, have 16 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? medium car is the cheapest car type to rent in Albany with prices from C$ 58 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can rent in Albany:

Economy

Economy

C$ 64+

Compact

Compact

C$ 59+

Intermediate

Intermediate

C$ 58+

Standard

Standard

C$ 63+

Full-size

Full-size

C$ 90+

Minivan

Minivan

C$ 160+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

C$ 118+

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

C$ 133+

Compare available car types for rental in Albany, NY

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Albany, NY to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Small cars

C$ 38 - C$ 182

All Car Types

C$ 37 - C$ 174

To rent a small car in Albany, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 106/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Albany, the United States (~C$ 38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 182/day). In fact, February is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Albany. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Albany, renting a small car saves you 13% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Albany small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Albany, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 107/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Albany, the United States (~C$ 32/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 186/day). In fact, February is about 71% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Albany. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Albany, renting a medium car saves you 11% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Albany medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Albany, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 142/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Albany, the United States (~C$ 51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 266/day). In fact, November is about 65% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Albany. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Albany, renting a large car is 15% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Albany large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Albany, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 115/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Albany, the United States (~C$ 51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~C$ 241/day). In fact, November is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Albany. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Albany, renting a SUV saves you 5% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Albany SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai AccentC$ 59/day
4
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A/C
Hyundai Accent
Toyota YarisC$ 64/day
2
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A/C
Toyota Yaris
Nissan SylphyC$ 80/day
4
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A/C
Nissan Sylphy

Top rental agencies in Albany, NY

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Albany, NY known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Albany, NY. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Albany, including Budget, Dollar and Hertz. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Budget

7.3
Good
134 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.5

Dollar

7.8
Good
56 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.7

Hertz

6.2
Okay
91 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.3

Avis

6.1
Okay
49 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.9

Thrifty

3.1
Poor
31 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

3.1

Comfort

3.1

Overall

3.1

Pick-up/drop-off

3.1

Value

3.1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.9
Very good
18 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

8.5

Alamo

8.7
Very good
28 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.3

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.3

Best Albany, NY car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Albany, NY. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Albany, NY with an average daily rate of C$ 87. Data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Albany. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Hyundai AvanteC$ 58/day
5
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A/C
Hyundai Avante
Mazda Mazda2C$ 59/day
4
5
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A/C
Mazda Mazda2
Toyota CorollaC$ 63/day
5
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A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Albany, NY, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Albany?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Albany from the following companies over the past two weeks: Dollar (C$ 58/day), Hertz (C$ 64/day), and Budget (C$ 160/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Albany?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (9.6 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.3 rating) and Dollar (7.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Albany.

  • What are gas prices like in Albany?

    The average gas price in Albany is C$ 1.41/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 63 and C$ 92 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Albany for a week from Dollar?

    From Dollar you can rent a car in Albany from about C$ 743 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Albany for the best price?

    Booking early can save you upwards of 28% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 7 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Albany.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Albany?

    Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Albany however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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Luxury car rentals in Albany, NY

Find luxury car rental deals in Albany, NY from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Albany, NY cost an average of C$ 173 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Albany. Verify the details of your rental before completing your reservation to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Mercedes-Benz C-ClassC$ 114/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Chrysler 300C$ 117/day
5
M
A/C
Chrysler 300
Audi A4C$ 117/day
5
2
M
A/C
Audi A4

Van rentals in Albany, NY

Find van rental deals in Albany, NY from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Albany, NY cost an average of C$ 198 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Peruse some of the best options we've found for renting a van in the Albany area. If you're not finding the van rental that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Toyota SiennaC$ 120/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna
Toyota SiennaC$ 127/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna
Toyota SiennaC$ 128/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna

Car rentals by fuel type in Albany, NY

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Albany, NY. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Albany, NY. Deals were last updated on 18 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Albany, NY. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (C$ 41+).

Electric

Electric

C$ 41+

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

C$ 161+

Hybrid

Hybrid

C$ 53+

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