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Cheap Car Rentals in New Haven

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New Haven Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTURO
Price of gas per gallon$3.97
Average price per day$66
Cheapest price per day$33

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in New Haven?

January

$54

February

$68

March

$64

April

$78

May

$92

June

$96

July

$106

August

$98

September

$74

October

$85

November

$83

December

$79

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in New Haven is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 New Haven

Small Cars

$58 - $89

All Car Types

$83 - $120

To rent a Small car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $71/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in New Haven, the United States (~$58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$89/day). In fact, February is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Small 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 New Haven Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $79/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in New Haven, the United States (~$54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Medium car saves you 21% 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 New Haven Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in New Haven, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$136/day). In fact, March is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Large car is 2% 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 New Haven Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $104/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in New Haven, the United States (~$84/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$124/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, 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 New Haven SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $133/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in New Haven, the United States (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$191/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Van car is 26% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $103/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in New Haven, the United States (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$144/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Luxury 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 New Haven Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in New Haven, the United States, you would pay an average price of $86/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in New Haven, the United States (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$209/day). In fact, April is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for New Haven. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Haven, renting a Convertible 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.

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Top rental agencies in New Haven

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in New Haven?

For New Haven car rentals, you must be at least 21 years old to rent a car. There may be some car-rental locations in New Haven that apply an "underage" daily fee to renters under 25. Connecticut state law specifies that rental cars in New Haven that will be driven by "minors" must include written consent from a parent or guardian in the lease agreement. All New Haven car rentals will, of course, require a valid driver’s license and insurance coverage in the agreement.

What are the rules for driving in New Haven?

In Connecticut, the max speed limit is 65 mph on the interstate. For car rentals in New Haven, however, it’s important to note that the interstate speed limit drops to 45 mph around the city. State law requires the driver and front-seat passenger to wear seat belts, but passengers in rear seats (e.g., people riding in a passenger van rental) who are 16 or older are not required to wear seat belts. All passengers under 16 must wear a seat belt, and children under eight years or who weigh less than 60 lbs. must be fastened in a car seat. To avoid a citation for DUI, all drivers in Connecticut, including New Haven, must maintain a BAC level of less than 0.08%. We advise you to check with New Haven’s DMV to be informed about driving laws and to be aware of any recent changes.

What type of car is recommended for driving in New Haven?

The best car rentals in New Haven are those that fit both your personal style and your specific needs. Cheap car rentals in New Haven are easy enough to come by—for example, the Tweed New Haven Airport, where you’re sure to find an economy car rental that’s just right for a brief business trip to the area. If you’re searching for something more sustainable, electric car rentals are also easy to find in New Haven. If you’re looking for a fancier experience in New Haven, rental locations throughout the city offer the luxury rentals that are sure to complement your style. You're sure to enjoy any rental car in New Haven, a vibrant city with a well-developed road system and quality highways.

What are the best places to park in New Haven?

New Haven offers plenty of parking options, from street parking to garages, and even reserved parking spots. If you’re looking for a convenient parking spot downtown, there’s an underground parking garage on Church Street. There are also uncovered lots on Orange Street and Elm Street nearby. Reservable spots are available in the Hill district on Howard Avenue, and the Prospect Hill historic district features a number of parking lots on Prospect Street and Saint Ronan Terrace. Wherever you need to go in New Haven, you’re likely to find parking close by.

What is the cheapest rental car found in New Haven?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $66/day when booking a rental car in New Haven. The best deal a user found was for $33/day from Turo, booked on Oct. 2.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in New Haven?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in New Haven from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($61/day), Hertz ($61/day), and Budget ($75/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (8.9 rating), Enterprise (7.0 rating) and Budget (6.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in New Haven.

What are gas prices like in New Haven?

The average gas price in New Haven 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 New Haven for a week from Turo?

Turo is one of the most popular car rental companies in New Haven, offering car rentals for around $364 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in New Haven?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in New Haven. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

Turo currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 54% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in New Haven. Typically, a monthly car rental in New Haven can be found for $1,560. You can find car rental deals to be on average $52 a day.

How much is a car rental in New Haven for a weekend?

$74 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in New Haven, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to New Haven, 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 $69/day.