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Cheap Car Rentals in Traverse City

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Traverse City Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyENTERPRISE
Price of gas per gallon$3.94
Average price per day$78
Cheapest price per day$31

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Traverse City?

January

$80

February

$82

March

$89

April

$70

May

$87

June

$96

July

$97

August

$93

September

$73

October

$78

November

$77

December

$86

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Traverse City is April. 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 Traverse City

Small Cars

$49 - $128

All Car Types

$62 - $139

To rent a Small car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $83/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Traverse City, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$128/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a Small 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 Traverse City Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Traverse City, the United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$119/day). In fact, January is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a Medium 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 Traverse City Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $101/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Traverse City, the United States (~$73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$142/day). In fact, November is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a Large car saves you 2% 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 Traverse City Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $104/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Traverse City, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$169/day). In fact, January is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a SUV 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 Traverse City SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $128/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Traverse City, the United States (~$83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$186/day). In fact, February is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a Van car is 21% 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 Traverse City Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Traverse City, the United States, you would pay an average price of $110/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Traverse City, the United States (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$251/day). In fact, May is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Traverse City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Traverse City, renting a Luxury car is 7% 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 Traverse City

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7.1

Comfort

8.7

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8.8

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Best Traverse City Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Traverse City recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Traverse City?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a rental car in Traverse City. The best deal a user found was for $31/day from Budget, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Traverse City?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Traverse City from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($43/day), Budget ($49/day), and Enterprise ($75/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (10.0 rating), Budget (8.8 rating) and Avis (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Traverse City.

What are gas prices like in Traverse City?

The average gas price in Traverse City 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 Traverse City for a week from Enterprise?

Renting a car in Traverse City for a week can be a great option for travel. Enterprise, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $565/week on average.

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

Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 9% in Traverse City - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Traverse City?

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

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

Budget currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 80% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Traverse City. Typically, a monthly car rental in Traverse City can be found for $2,422. You can find car rental deals to be on average $81 a day.

How much is a car rental in Traverse City for a weekend?

It costs $76 for a weekend car rental in Traverse City, 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 Traverse City in October, prices are $73 per day on average.