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Cheap Car Rentals in Gainesville from $30

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Gainesville car rentals in 2023

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of gas per gallon

$4.16

Average price per day

$51

Cheapest price per day

$33

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

January

$54

February

$58

March

$68

April

$57

May

$57

June

$56

July

$62

August

$53

September

$55

October

$60

November

$67

December

$67

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Gainesville is August. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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 Gainesville

There are currently 16 rental locations operating in Gainesville spread across 10 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Gainesville is SUV at $30 a day. Below are all the 7 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Gainesville

Small Cars

$53 - $87

All Car Types

$74 - $103

To rent a Small car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $70/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Gainesville, the United States (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$87/day). In fact, August is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Small car saves you 23% 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 Gainesville Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $66/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Gainesville, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$79/day). In fact, September is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Medium car saves you 29% 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 Gainesville Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $82/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Gainesville, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$109/day). In fact, August is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Large 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 Gainesville Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $81/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Gainesville, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$97/day). In fact, September is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a SUV 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 Gainesville SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $132/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Gainesville, the United States (~$97/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$168/day). In fact, September is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Van car is 31% 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 Gainesville Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Gainesville, the United States (~$82/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$158/day). In fact, April is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Luxury car is 8% 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 Gainesville Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Gainesville, the United States, you would pay an average price of $115/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Gainesville, the United States (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$145/day). In fact, August is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Gainesville. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Gainesville, renting a Convertible car is 20% 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.

Kia Rio$33/day
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Nissan Versa$36/day
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Top rental agencies in Gainesville

Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Gainesville, including Hertz, Budget and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Hertz

8.6
Very good
32 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.4

Budget

7.8
Good
55 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.7
Good
21 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.8

Avis

6.3
Okay
27 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

5.8

Dollar

4.4
Mediocre
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.2

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

4.5

Alamo

9 reviews1 location

Florida Van Rentals

1 location

National

1 location

Best Gainesville car rental deals found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Gainesville recently found.
The best prices on car rentals in Gainesville we've found at this time. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.

Car rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Gainesville?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $51/day when booking a rental car in Gainesville. The best deal a user found was for $33/day from Avis, booked on Sep. 17.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Gainesville?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Gainesville from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($33/day), Turo ($36/day), and Budget ($40/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (8.6 rating), Budget (7.8 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Gainesville.

What are gas prices like in Gainesville?

The average gas price in Gainesville is $4.16/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $50 and $72 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Gainesville for a week from Budget?

Renting a car in Gainesville for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $392/week on average.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 60% to make it a great deal in Gainesville. Try to book at least 7 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Gainesville?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Gainesville.

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

Our recent data shows that Avis can potentially be 52% below the average car rental price in Gainesville. Check prices and availability for Avis and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Gainesville is on average $1,679 a month or $56 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Gainesville car rental.

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

$61 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Gainesville. To save money, consider booking a Economy car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in October, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $53 per day.

What car do most people rent in Gainesville?

Toyota Camry, which is a Full-size vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Gainesville according to Cheapflights users.

Small car rentals in Gainesville

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Luxury car rentals in Gainesville

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Gainesville from the best rental car providers in the country.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Gainesville. Be sure that the car type, dates, pickup location and other key details suit your needs.

Van rentals in Gainesville

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Gainesville van rentals.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Gainesville. For alternative options, come back soon as deals are refreshed frequently.

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