Car Rentals Albany, New York

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Albany, NY
May 20 — May 27
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Albany, NY
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Albany, New York car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $73/day to rent a small car in Albany. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$35/day
Albany
131 Colonie Center
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$35/day
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Albany
131 Colonie Center
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$35/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$38/day
Albany
131 Colonie Center
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$38/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$38/day
Albany
131 Colonie Center
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$38/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$40/day
Albany
818 Central Avenue
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$40/day
See offer
Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$40/day
Albany
818 Central Avenue
Kia Rio Hatchback
$40/day
See offer

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Albany?

All

$37 - $81

Family size

$47 - $78

Economy

$47 - $72

The cheapest time to rent a car in Albany, New York is in February. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $46 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. The price of a car rental in Albany can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Albany Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Albany, NY
7.6
Good
57 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.1

Value for money

7.7
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Good
93 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.8

Value for money

6.5
8.6
Excellent
22 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.4

Value for money

8.5
8.3
Excellent
18 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.2

Value for money

8.0
7.2
Good
23 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

8.0

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.4

Value for money

7.0
6.7
Good
29 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.2

Value for money

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Washington Park6.5 mi
Alfred E. Smith State Office Building6.9 mi
Palace Theatre7.0 mi
The Egg7.1 mi
Capital Repertory Theater7.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Empire State Plaza Convention Center81.2 mi
Times Union Center81.3 mi
Empire State Plaza81.3 mi
The Egg81.4 mi
Alfred E. Smith State Office Building81.6 mi

Nearby attractions:

Capital Repertory Theater99.1 mi
Palace Theatre99.2 mi
Times Union Center99.3 mi
Empire State Plaza99.5 mi
The Egg99.5 mi

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Car Rental in Albany

In May to date, 14,088 momondo users have searched for cheap car rental in Albany.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Albany car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Clean vehicles have always been a priority; however, car rental companies in Albany have new enhanced cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. Some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning are Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis. Learn more about every option available to you. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Albany, New York in June?

Our data shows that for weekend car rental deals during June in Albany, you can expect to pay around $74. A particularly good deal might be around $18, which is the lowest quote for Albany we've seen so far. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $18 to $44.

Which car rental agency in Albany has the cheapest rental car prices?

You can expect to find the cheapest rental car prices in Albany from Hertz, who has 3 locations in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as $13, but the average rate for car rentals in Albany from Hertz is $53/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Albany, NY car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Albany offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centers such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to rent in Albany during June?

Renting a Standard car in Albany during the month of June is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 73.4 °F and precipitation around 3.7″ during June, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Albany will cost you $55/day on average.

Which rental car company in Albany has the most locations?

Hertz has the most locations in Albany, NY with 3 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $53/day.

What is the speed limit in Albany, NY?

Travelers who rent a car in Albany should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around Albany are generally 75 mph, whereas speed limits on highways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re traveling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Albany, New York, NY in May?

Those looking for a rental car in Albany during the month of May should expect temperatures to be around 59 °F and should expect around 3.1″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in May?

The weather in Albany during May would likely not impact the type of rental much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for specific vehicles for their Albany car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Albany car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Hyundai Accent, the Chevrolet Spark, and the Ford Focus.

Is the weather in Albany similar to the rest of New York?

Travelers looking to leave from Albany on a road trip around New York or the surrounding areas during the month of May should expect temperatures around 57.2 °F and about 3.6″ of possible rain through the month.


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