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Merced Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTURO
Price of gas per gallon$3.94
Average price per day$61
Cheapest price per day$41

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

January

$47

February

$46

March

$51

April

$62

May

$65

June

$78

July

$69

August

$66

September

$69

October

$55

November

$55

December

$72

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

Small Cars

$62 - $95

All Car Types

$70 - $117

To rent a Small car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of $77/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Merced, the United States (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$95/day). In fact, November is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a Small car saves you 14% 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 Merced Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of $72/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Merced, the United States (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$91/day). In fact, January is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a Medium car saves you 20% 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 Merced Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of $80/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Merced, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$114/day). In fact, December is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a Large car saves you 12% 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 Merced Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of $94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Merced, the United States (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$130/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a SUV car is 6% 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 Merced SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Merced, the United States, you would pay an average price of $137/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Merced, the United States (~$111/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$167/day). In fact, November is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Merced. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Merced, renting a Van car is 35% 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 Merced Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Top rental agencies in Merced

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Merced?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $61/day when booking a rental car in Merced. The best deal a user found was for $41/day from Hertz, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Merced?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Merced from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($43/day), Avis ($43/day), and Budget ($49/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Budget (9.0 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Merced.

What are gas prices like in Merced?

The average gas price in Merced is $3.94/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 Merced for a week from Turo?

Turo is one of the top picks in Merced. They can have you in a rental car for about $371 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 38% on a rental car in Merced. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 24 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Merced?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Merced for a month is certainly possible.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Merced can be found for about $1,590, with the average price for a rental being around $53 a day. Book with Hertz, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 29% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Merced.

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

$125 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Merced. To save money, consider booking a Compact 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 $48 per day.