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Syracuse Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per gallon$3.94
Average price per day$65
Cheapest price per day$34

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

January

$55

February

$66

March

$78

April

$69

May

$68

June

$76

July

$95

August

$90

September

$61

October

$76

November

$65

December

$70

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Syracuse 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 Syracuse

Small Cars

$56 - $99

All Car Types

$74 - $158

To rent a Small car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $75/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Syracuse, the United States (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$99/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a Small 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 Syracuse Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $85/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Syracuse, the United States (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a Medium car saves you 18% 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 Syracuse Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $95/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Syracuse, the United States (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$131/day). In fact, November is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a Large car saves you 8% 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 Syracuse Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $104/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Syracuse, the United States (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$143/day). In fact, November is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a SUV car is 0% 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 Syracuse SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $144/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Syracuse, the United States (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$213/day). In fact, January is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a Van 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. Here are the best Syracuse Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $109/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Syracuse, the United States (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$152/day). In fact, February is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, 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 Syracuse Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Syracuse, the United States, you would pay an average price of $79/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Syracuse, the United States (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$326/day). In fact, November is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Syracuse. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Syracuse, renting a Convertible car saves you 25% 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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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Syracuse?

You will need to have a valid driver’s license to be able to get car rentals in Syracuse, even if your documents are from a different country. In this case, you may only need to show two forms of ID like a passport. An International Driver’s Permit is recommended if your license is not in a Latin alphabet.

What are the rules for driving in Syracuse?

Rental cars in Syracuse have to follow the rules of the road. You will drive on the right-hand side of the road. Everyone in your Syracuse car rentals must have their seatbelt fastened while on the road in New York, including those in the back seats. Be sure to avoid drinking and then driving your Syracuse car rentals as it’s illegal to be behind the wheel with 0.08% blood alcohol content or over. Nonetheless, it’s a good idea to get road information at the city's department of motor vehicles before driving your car rentals in Syracuse.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Syracuse?

Syracuse can be a busy city. Getting around downtown may be easier in a compact economy car rental to maneuver the bustle easier. Picking out a cheap car rental in Syracuse can depend on the time of year you’re planning your visit as well. The city is known to get plenty of snowfall in the winter; therefore, if you’re going during those months, maybe ditch the luxury car rental in Syracuse and choose an SUV with all-wheel drive. No matter what, the car rental locations in Syracuse have plenty of categories to choose from to suit your needs and type of trip.

What are the best places to park in Syracuse?

Finding parking for your car rentals in Syracuse can get a bit complicated, especially in the downtown area. There is metered on-street parking as well as multiple parking garages throughout the city. The meters generally operate during the day and are free of charge in the evenings and overnight, as well as on several holidays. During the winter, leaving rental cars in Syracuse in parking garages can be a good option when there’s a lot of snow. Nonetheless, before leaving your cheap car rental in Syracuse parked on the street for too long, make sure there aren’t any time limits or parking restrictions.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Syracuse?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $65/day when booking a rental car in Syracuse. The best deal a user found was for $34/day from Major Agency, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Syracuse?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Syracuse from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($45/day), Avis ($46/day), and Payless ($49/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Payless (8.0 rating), Enterprise (7.7 rating) and Avis (5.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Syracuse.

What are gas prices like in Syracuse?

The average gas price in Syracuse 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 Syracuse for a week from Budget?

Renting a car in Syracuse 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 $585/week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 5% on a rental car in Syracuse. 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 Syracuse?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 66% on a month-long rental by booking with Major Agency. Major Agency is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Syracuse can cost you on average $2,508 a month or $84 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

It costs $76 for a weekend car rental in Syracuse, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Syracuse in October, prices are $62 per day on average.