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Carlsbad Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyENTERPRISE
Price of gas per gallon$3.97
Average price per day$93
Cheapest price per day$75

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Carlsbad?

January

$82

February

$68

March

$87

April

$89

May

$84

June

$82

July

$86

August

$86

September

$95

October

$83

November

$81

December

$88

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Carlsbad is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is September. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Carlsbad

Small Cars

$42 - $323

All Car Types

$55 - $161

To rent a Small car in Carlsbad, the United States, you would pay an average price of $107/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Carlsbad, the United States (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$323/day). In fact, February is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Carlsbad. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Carlsbad, renting a Small car is 4% 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 Carlsbad Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Carlsbad, the United States, you would pay an average price of $85/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Carlsbad, the United States (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$158/day). In fact, July is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Carlsbad. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Carlsbad, renting a Medium car saves you 18% 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 Carlsbad Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Carlsbad, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Carlsbad, the United States (~$33/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$285/day). In fact, January is about 67% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Carlsbad. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Carlsbad, renting a Large car 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 Carlsbad Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Carlsbad, the United States, you would pay an average price of $108/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Carlsbad, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$217/day). In fact, July is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Carlsbad. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Carlsbad, renting a SUV car is 5% 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 Carlsbad SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Carlsbad, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Carlsbad, the United States (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$161/day). In fact, January is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Carlsbad. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Carlsbad, renting a Van car saves you 37% 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 Carlsbad Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Carlsbad?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $93/day when booking a rental car in Carlsbad. The best deal a user found was for $75/day from Enterprise, booked on Oct. 2.

What are gas prices like in Carlsbad?

The average gas price in Carlsbad is $3.97/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $47 and $68 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Carlsbad for a week from Enterprise?

Enterprise is one of the most popular car rental companies in Carlsbad, offering car rentals for around $584 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Carlsbad?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Carlsbad for a month?

You can potentially save up to 19% on a month-long rental by booking with Enterprise. Enterprise is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Carlsbad can cost you on average $2,502 a month or $83 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car rental in Carlsbad for a weekend?

$0 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Carlsbad, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Carlsbad, then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of November, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $0/day.

What car do most people rent in Carlsbad?

The most popular car to rent while in Carlsbad is the Hyundai Accent, which is a Economy vehicle.