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Cheap Car Rentals in New Orleans

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New Orleans Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$68
Cheapest price per day$29

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

January

$58

February

$73

March

$83

April

$89

May

$83

June

$72

July

$68

August

$65

September

$65

October

$81

November

$76

December

$66

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

There are currently 22 rental locations operating in New Orleans spread across 11 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in New Orleans is Medium at $36 a day. Below are all the 6 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in New Orleans

Small Cars

$55 - $96

All Car Types

$86 - $134

To rent a Small car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in New Orleans, the United States (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$96/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, renting a Small car saves you 33% 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 Orleans Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $79/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in New Orleans, the United States (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$102/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, renting a Medium car saves you 28% 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 Orleans Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in New Orleans, the United States (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$121/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, 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 Orleans Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $111/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in New Orleans, the United States (~$82/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$166/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, renting a SUV car is 1% 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 Orleans SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $160/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in New Orleans, the United States (~$124/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$193/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, 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 New Orleans Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $116/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in New Orleans, the United States (~$79/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$153/day). In fact, January is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, 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 Orleans Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in New Orleans, the United States, you would pay an average price of $138/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in New Orleans, the United States (~$100/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$169/day). In fact, December is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for New Orleans. When comparing with other car types available for rental in New Orleans, 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.

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Top rental agencies in New Orleans

All major car rental suppliers in New Orleans

Enterprise

8.1
Very good
101 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

5.8
Fair
174 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.0

Budget

7.2
Good
59 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.2

GREEN MOTION

7.2
Good
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.6

Avis

5.1
Fair
27 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.8

Economy Rent a Car

4.8
Mediocre
25 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.4

Comfort

5.5

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.6

Ace

4.7
Mediocre
21 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

4.7

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

5.7

Eagle Rent A Car

2 locations

Best New Orleans Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in New Orleans recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in New Orleans?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $68/day when booking a rental car in New Orleans. The best deal a user found was for $29/day from Ace, booked on Jan. 22.

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

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in New Orleans from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($36/day), Ace ($37/day), and GREEN MOTION ($41/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (8.1 rating), Budget (7.2 rating) and GREEN MOTION (7.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in New Orleans.

What are gas prices like in New Orleans?

The average gas price in New Orleans is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in New Orleans for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

GREEN MOTION is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in New Orleans. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $408 per week.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 13% on a rental car in New Orleans. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 13 days prior to your desired date.

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

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from New Orleans it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in New Orleans can be found for about $1,750, with the average price for a rental being around $58 a day. Book with Ace, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 63% less compared to the average price of car rentals in New Orleans.

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

$73 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in New Orleans. To save money, consider booking a Intermediate car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in February, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $64 per day.

What car do most people rent in New Orleans?

The most popular car to rent while in New Orleans is the Class Oversize Van, which is a Oversize vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in New Orleans

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in New Orleans from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in New Orleans

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for New Orleans van rentals.

Car type options available for New Orleans

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