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Cheap Car Hire in New York, NY from R781

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in New York with a pick-up date of 10/8 and drop-off date of 24/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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New York, NY car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in New York, NY. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

Most popular company

DOLLAR

Price of petrol per litre

R19,23

Average price per day

R1 301

Cheapest price per day

R781

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in New York, NY and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

January

R816

February

R924

March

R1 015

April

R1 215

May

R1 323

June

R1 414

July

R1 541

August

R1 523

September

R1 106

October

R1 160

November

R1 160

December

R1 215

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in New York 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 New York, NY

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in New York, NY and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

At R781/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in New York in the past week. Out of 37 car hire agencies operating in New York, there are, in total, 129 hire locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

R1 057+

Full-size

Full-size

R1 064+

People carrier

People carrier

R1 703+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

R1 373+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compare available car types for rental in New York, NY

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in New York, NY to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

Small cars

R973 - R2 714

All Car Types

R1 114 - R2 160

To hire a small car in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R1 305/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a small car in New York, the United States (~R973/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~R2 714/day). In fact, May is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, renting a small 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 New York small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R1 470/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in New York, the United States (~R882/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~R2 090/day). In fact, November is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, 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.

To hire a large car in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R2 021/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in New York, the United States (~R1 277/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~R2 714/day). In fact, February is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, renting a large car is 17% 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 York large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R1 523/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in New York, the United States (~R867/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~R2 262/day). In fact, April is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, renting a SUV saves you 10% 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 York SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R2 071/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in New York, the United States (~R1 338/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~R4 821/day). In fact, February is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, renting a van is 19% 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 hire a luxury car in New York, the United States, you would pay an average price of R1 524/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in New York, the United States (~R1 307/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~R4 602/day). In fact, February is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for New York. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New York, renting a luxury car saves you 10% 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.

Nissan AlmeraR781/day
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A/C
Nissan Almera
Toyota Corolla QuestR784/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Corolla Quest
Suzuki CiazR938/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki Ciaz

Top rental agencies in New York, NY

Explore the leading car hire agencies in New York, NY known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in New York, NY. Reviews were last updated on 19 June 2024.
Choose from the top car hire agencies available in New York, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Alamo

8,4
Very Good
210 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,6

Comfort

8,6

Overall

8,4

Pick-up/drop-off

8,4

Value

8,2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8,2
Very Good
207 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,2

Comfort

8,3

Overall

8,3

Pick-up/drop-off

8,2

Value

7,9

Avis

7,0
Good
280 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,5

Comfort

7,5

Overall

7,0

Pick-up/drop-off

7,0

Value

6,8

Hertz

6,5
Okay
470 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,2

Comfort

7,1

Overall

6,5

Pick-up/drop-off

6,4

Value

6,3

Sixt

6,4
Okay
206 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,0

Comfort

7,1

Overall

6,4

Pick-up/drop-off

6,3

Value

6,2

Budget

6,3
Okay
800 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7,1

Comfort

7,1

Overall

6,3

Pick-up/drop-off

6,2

Value

6,5

Thrifty

6,0
Okay
396 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6,9

Comfort

6,7

Overall

5,8

Pick-up/drop-off

5,9

Value

5,9

Dollar

5,8
Fair
626 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6,7

Comfort

6,5

Overall

5,7

Pick-up/drop-off

5,7

Value

5,8

Best New York, NY car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hiredeals in New York, NY. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in New York, NY with an average daily rate of R967. Data was last updated on 19 June 2024.
The best offers we've found on car hires in the New York area. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Nissan AlmeraR781/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan Almera
Toyota Corolla QuestR784/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla Quest
Toyota RAV4R827/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota RAV4

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in New York, NY, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 19 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in New York?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R1 301/day when booking a car hire in New York. The absolute best deal a user found was for R721/day from Dollar, booked on Jun. 16.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in New York?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in New York from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget (R741/day), Sixt (R1 057/day), and Dollar (R1 100/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in New York?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Silvercar (10,0 rating), Alamo (8,5 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8,3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in New York.

  • What are petrol prices like in New York?

    The average price of petrol in New York is R19,23/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R865 and R1 250 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in New York for a week from Dollar?

    Dollar is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in New York. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about R6 754 per week.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in New York for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in New York it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 35%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in New York?

    Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in New York.

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

    Generally, a month-long car rental in New York can be found for about R28 944, with the average price for a rental being around R965 a day. Book with Dollar, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 34% less compared to the average price of car rentals in New York.

  • How much is a car hire in New York for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car hire in New York is R0. Hiring a Intermediate is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in New York. For the month of July, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in New York for as low as R1 157/day.

  • What car do most people hire in New York?

    Ford Edge, which is a Standard vehicle, is the most popular to hire at New York according to Cheapflights users.

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Car hires by fuel type in New York, NY

Browse car hires by fuel type in New York, NY. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in New York, NY. Deals were last updated on 19 June 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in New York, NY. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (R55+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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