Albany Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Albany?

All
$27 - $76
Family size
$40 - $107
Economy
$27 - $68

The cheapest time to rent a car in Albany is in March. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $29 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in March. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in March. 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 deals found on momondo

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Medium
Large
SUV
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Luxury
Convertible
Eco-friendly

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $74/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
$19/day
Oct 2 - Oct 8
$19/day
Oct 2 - Oct 8
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
$20/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
$21/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
$21/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
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Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
$24/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 12 - Oct 24
$25/day
Oct 12 - Oct 24
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in Albany is $68/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
$20/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 16 - Oct 24
$23/day
Oct 16 - Oct 24
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 15 - Oct 22
$26/day
Oct 15 - Oct 22
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 11 - Oct 20
$27/day
Oct 11 - Oct 20
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
$27/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
Albany
818 Central Avenue
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$32/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Albany is $104/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 17 - Oct 24
$24/day
Oct 17 - Oct 24
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 18 - Oct 25
$25/day
Oct 18 - Oct 25
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
$27/day
Oct 6 - Oct 20
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
$29/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Oct 7 - Oct 14
Albany
818 Central Avenue
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$34/day
Oct 7 - Oct 14
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$37/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
Albany
818 Central Avenue
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$37/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in Albany is $79/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 7 - Oct 11
$27/day
Oct 7 - Oct 11
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
$30/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$39/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$39/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$40/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$40/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Albany is $107/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$50/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$50/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$50/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$50/day
Oct 22 - Oct 26
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$51/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
Albany
818 Central Avenue
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$51/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Oct 28 - Oct 31
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$52/day
Oct 28 - Oct 31
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$53/day
Oct 17 - Oct 20
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$56/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
Albany
818 Central Avenue
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$56/day
Oct 9 - Oct 18
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Albany. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 18 - Oct 25
Albany
131 Colonie Center
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$39/day
Oct 18 - Oct 25
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$41/day
Oct 8 - Oct 11
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$41/day
Oct 8 - Oct 11
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$41/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$41/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$46/day
Oct 7 - Oct 14
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$46/day
Oct 7 - Oct 14
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$46/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$46/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$47/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
$47/day
Oct 9 - Oct 11
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
$27/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$59/day
Oct 8 - Oct 18
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$59/day
Oct 8 - Oct 18
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$79/day
Oct 6 - Oct 11
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$79/day
Oct 6 - Oct 11
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$88/day
Oct 2 - Oct 6
$88/day
Oct 2 - Oct 6
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$90/day
Oct 2 - Oct 8
$90/day
Oct 2 - Oct 8
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$95/day
Oct 2 - Oct 7
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Road
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$95/day
Oct 2 - Oct 7
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more than most rental cars. The average convertible rental in Albany is $89/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$92/day
Oct 23 - Nov 1
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$92/day
Oct 23 - Nov 1
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$96/day
Oct 30 - Nov 2
$96/day
Oct 30 - Nov 2
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$98/day
Oct 28 - Oct 31
$98/day
Oct 28 - Oct 31
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$99/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
$99/day
Oct 4 - Oct 9
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$102/day
Oct 19 - Oct 23
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$102/day
Oct 19 - Oct 23
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$105/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
Albany
737 Albany Shaker Rd
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$105/day
Oct 23 - Oct 25
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by gas and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 15 - Oct 22
$26/day
Oct 15 - Oct 22
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 16 - Oct 23
$26/day
Oct 16 - Oct 23
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 11 - Oct 20
$27/day
Oct 11 - Oct 20
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 24
$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 24
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 2 - Oct 3
$36/day
Oct 2 - Oct 3
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
$36/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Albany Intl Airport
Albany, New York
Nearby attractions:
Washington Park 6.5 mi
Alfred E. Smith State Office Building 6.9 mi
Palace Theatre 7.0 mi
The Egg 7.1 mi
Capital Repertory Theater 7.2 mi
New Windsor Stewart Airport
New Windsor, New York
Nearby attractions:
Empire State Plaza Convention Center 81 mi
Times Union Center 81 mi
Empire State Plaza 81 mi
The Egg 81 mi
Alfred E. Smith State Office Building 82 mi
Worcester Airport
Worcester, Massachusetts
Nearby attractions:
Capital Repertory Theater 99 mi
Palace Theatre 99 mi
Times Union Center 99 mi
Empire State Plaza 99 mi
The Egg 99 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Albany Intl Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Albany Intl's car rental counter

Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown

25 Chapel Street

7.1 mi from airport

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Albany

3 Watervliet Avenue Ext

4.8 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Express Albany - Downtown

300 Broadway

7.6 mi from airport

The Desmond Hotel Albany

660 Albany Shaker Road

1.4 mi from airport

Cresthill Suites Suny University Albany

1415 Washington Avenue

4.2 mi from airport

Hilton Garden Inn Albany SUNY

1389 Washington Avenue

4.2 mi from airport

Hilton Albany

40 Lodge Street

7.2 mi from airport

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport

800 Albany Shaker Road

0.7 mi from airport

Renaissance Albany Hotel

144 State Street

7.2 mi from airport

Red Roof Inn Albany Airport

188 Wolf Road

1.7 mi from airport

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport

200 Wolf Road

1.8 mi from airport

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center

62 New Scotland Avenue

6.8 mi from airport

Red Lion Hotel Albany

205 Wolf Road

1.7 mi from airport

Howard Johnson by Wyndham, Albany

1614 Central Avenue

2.5 mi from airport

Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany

42 Wolf Road

2.6 mi from airport

Hampton Inn Albany-Wolf Road

10 Ulenski Drive

1.7 mi from airport

Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf RD-Colonie Center

39 Wolf Road

2.6 mi from airport

Cocca's Inn & Suites Wolf Rd, Albany Airport

2 Wolf Road

2.9 mi from airport

Car Rental in Albany

In September 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 in October?

Our data shows that for weekend car rental deals during October in Albany, you can expect to pay around $73. A particularly good deal might be around $19, which is the lowest quote for Albany we've seen so far. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $13 to $53.

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 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 October?

Renting a Standard car in Albany during the month of October is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 41 °F and precipitation around 2,7″ during October, 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 with 3 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $53/day.

What is the speed limit in Albany?

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.


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