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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in United States?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in United States

Price

$4 - $33

Out of all the popular cities in United States, Miami is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $4/day. Renting a car in Miami is 88% cheaper than renting one in San Francisco where the per day rate is around $33. Other fairly inexpensive cities in United States to get a rental car in are: Fort Lauderdale ($6/day), Orlando ($16/day), and Los Angeles ($21/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Orlando should expect to spend around $16/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in United States is Orlando.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in United States?

January

$41

February

$52

March

$61

April

$64

May

$52

June

$53

July

$60

August

$54

September

$43

October

$52

November

$50

December

$54

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in United States 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.

Popular Car Types in United States

At $5/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in United States in the past week. Out of 251 car rental agencies operating in United States, there are, in total, 14,390 rental locations. View below for 6 offered car types:

Compare available car types for rental in United States

Small Cars

$22 - $47

All Car Types

$51 - $79

To rent a Small car in United States, you would pay an average price of $34/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in United States (~$22/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$47/day). In fact, September is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Small car saves you 47% 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 United States Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in United States, you would pay an average price of $41/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in United States (~$30/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$52/day). In fact, September is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Medium car saves you 37% 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 United States Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in United States, you would pay an average price of $55/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in United States (~$44/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$71/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Large car saves you 16% 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 United States Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in United States, you would pay an average price of $50/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in United States (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$65/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a SUV car saves you 23% 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 United States SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in United States, you would pay an average price of $72/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in United States (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$103/day). In fact, September is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Van car is 10% 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 United States Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in United States, you would pay an average price of $87/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in United States (~$48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~$158/day). In fact, February is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Pickup Truck car is 25% 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 United States, you would pay an average price of $89/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in United States (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$131/day). In fact, August is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Luxury car is 27% 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 United States Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in United States, you would pay an average price of $98/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in United States (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$125/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for United States. When comparing with other car types available for rental in United States, renting a Convertible car is 33% 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

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Super Cheap (10.0 rating) and Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in United States.

What is the most popular car rental provider in United States?

When renting a car in United States, the most popular provider of rental cars among Cheapflights users is Hertz, and with prices around $63/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from Hertz is ECONOMY, which starts as low as $13/day.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in United States?

At $52/day, it is 23% cheaper on average to rent a car in Los Angeles than any other city in United States. The cheapest price found in United States was for $24/day in Los Angeles.

What side of the road do you drive on in United States?

Cars in United States are to be driven on the right side of the road.

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