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Cheap Car Rentals in New Mexico

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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in New Mexico?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in New Mexico

Price

$31 - $95

Out of all the popular cities in New Mexico, Farmington is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $31/day. Renting a car in Farmington is 67% cheaper than renting one in Hobbs where the per day rate is around $95. Other fairly inexpensive cities in New Mexico to get a rental car in are: Las Cruces ($34/day), Albuquerque ($39/day), and Silver City ($42/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Albuquerque should expect to spend around $39/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in New Mexico is Albuquerque.

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

January

$50

February

$61

March

$81

April

$71

May

$69

June

$69

July

$71

August

$67

September

$79

October

$90

November

$67

December

$69

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

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Small Cars

$48 - $87

All Car Types

$72 - $112

To rent a Small car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $65/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in New Mexico (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$87/day). In fact, December is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a Small car saves you 30% 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 Mexico Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $65/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in New Mexico (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$83/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, 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 New Mexico Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $83/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in New Mexico (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$106/day). In fact, September is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a Large car saves you 9% 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 Mexico Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $79/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in New Mexico (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$107/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a SUV car saves you 15% 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 Mexico SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $119/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in New Mexico (~$92/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$143/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a Van car is 24% 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 Mexico Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $105/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in New Mexico (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$149/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a Luxury car is 13% 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 Convertible car in New Mexico, you would pay an average price of $128/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in New Mexico (~$108/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$161/day). In fact, December is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for New Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Mexico, renting a Convertible car is 29% 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

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

There are several New Mexico car rentals. As such, if you'd like to rent a car in this state, you can count on finding a cheap car rental in New Mexico to book from. However, to rent a car from any of the car rentals in New Mexico, you must be above 21 years old. You must also have a valid photo ID, a good driving record, a credit card, a permanent or temporary driver's license. If you're a foreign national, you must have your passport, your home country's driver's license, and an International Driver's Permit to be able to rent one of the rental cars in New Mexico. Given that New Mexico car rentals never rent out their cars to individuals without these documents, ensure that you've got these documents in order before heading out to your preferred car rental.

What are the rules for driving in New Mexico?

In New Mexico, the law requires that cars be driven on the right side of the road. The law also requires that when driving, you must observe the speed limits, keep an eye out for the road signs, and have a blood alcohol concentration level of below 0.08%. In addition, when in a car, drivers and their passengers have to wear their seatbelts. It's worth noting that in New Mexico, traffic offenses are seriously punished. Thus, before hiring a car from one of the car rentals in New Mexico, you should be aware of the mentioned rules and check with New Mexico’s department of motor vehicles for recent law changes.

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

If you'd like to rent a car from a cheap car rental in New Mexico, you should choose a car that will accommodate you and the people you'll travel with. If you plan on traveling by yourself, or with at most two other individuals, the rental cars in New Mexico you should look into are electric car rentals and economy car rentals. On the other hand, if you plan on traveling with at least four individuals, the rental cars in New Mexico you should look into are passenger van rentals and SUV rentals. In case you're not certain about a car, you need not worry as all car rentals in New Mexico have staff who cater to assisting clients choose cars that suit your trip.

What is the cheapest rental car found in New Mexico?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $63/day when booking a rental car in New Mexico. The best deal a user found was for $29/day from E-Z Rent-A-Car, booked on Jul. 28.

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

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in New Mexico from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($30/day), Avis ($33/day), and Payless ($37/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.3 rating), National (8.1 rating) and Carl's (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in New Mexico.

What are gas prices like in New Mexico?

The average gas price in New Mexico 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 Mexico for a week from Ace?

Ace is one of the top picks in New Mexico. They can have you in a rental car for about $376 per week on average.

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

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

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

E-Z Rent-A-Car currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 65% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in New Mexico. Typically, a monthly car rental in New Mexico can be found for $1,612. You can find car rental deals to be on average $54 a day.

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