San Diego Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in San Diego?

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34 C$ - 75 C$
Family size
59 C$ - 89 C$
Economy
34 C$ - 53 C$

The cheapest time to rent a car in San Diego is in January. The price is 19% lower than the rest of the year at just 37 C$ per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in September. The price of a car rental in San Diego can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

San Diego Car Rental Directory

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 13,452 reviews

View all 14 locations

Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,607 reviews

View all 11 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,380 reviews

View all 11 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 4,571 reviews

View all 12 locations

Economy Rent a Car

Agency score: Good 6.8

Score based on 111 reviews

View all 2 locations

Ace

Agency score: Good 6.1

Score based on 549 reviews

View all 2 locations

Easirent

Agency score: Okay 5.0

Score based on 898 reviews

View all 2 locations

Midway

Agency score: Excellent 8.7

Score based on 91 reviews

View all 2 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Diego Airport
San Diego, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park 2.5 km
Seaport Village 3.6 km
Gaslamp Quarter 4.2 km
San Diego Zoo 4.3 km
San Diego Convention Center 4.4 km
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport
Santa Ana, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
La Jolla Cove 107 km
La Jolla Shores 107 km
Pacific Beach Park 113 km
Mission Beach 116 km
SeaWorld San Diego 118 km
Ontario Airport
Ontario, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
La Jolla Shores 137 km
La Jolla Cove 137 km
Pacific Beach Park 143 km
Mission Beach 146 km
SeaWorld San Diego 148 km

Distance to popular hotels from San Diego Airport

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

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego

207 5th Avenue

4.5 km from airport

Paradise Point Resort & Spa

1404 Vacation Road

6.1 km from airport

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

1 Market Place

3.6 km from airport

Hilton San Diego Bayfront

1 Park Boulevard

4.7 km from airport

Wyndham San Diego Bayside

1355 North Harbor Drive

2.7 km from airport

Hotel Indigo San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

509 9th Avenue

4.5 km from airport

Bahia Resort Hotel

998 West Mission Bay Drive

6.4 km from airport

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa And Marina

1441 Quivira Road

5.5 km from airport

Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa

3999 Mission Boulevard

8.2 km from airport

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

1380 Harbor Island Drive

0.6 km from airport

Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort

1551 Shelter Island Drive

4.2 km from airport

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

333 West Harbor Drive

4.0 km from airport

Town and Country San Diego

500 Hotel Circle North

4.2 km from airport

Omni San Diego Hotel

675 L Street

4.6 km from airport

Hilton San Diego Mission Valley

901 Camino del Rio South

5.2 km from airport

Sheraton Mission Valley San Diego Hotel

1433 Camino Del Rio South

5.7 km from airport

The Atwood

1201 Hotel Circle South

3.7 km from airport

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

10950 North Torrey Pines Road

19.3 km from airport

Car Rental in San Diego

So far in July there have been 2,736 searches on momondo for car rental in San Diego.

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

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in San Diego. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in San Diego offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. 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 San Diego in August?

For a weekend in August, the best deals in San Diego start from around 30 C$ up to around 65 C$. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was 18 C$, with more options around the 50 C$ mark.

Which car rental agency in San Diego has the cheapest rental car prices?

Economy Rent a Car typically has the cheapest daily rates in San Diego, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay 36 C$/day, but our users have found rates as low as 16 C$/day for their rental car in San Diego.

Is there a fee to cancel my San Diego car rental?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your San Diego car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in San Diego offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to rent in San Diego during August?

When temperatures average 21 °C and precipitation is 5 mm, your best car rental option for the month of August is a Convertible. Renting a Convertible in San Diego is an exciting way to see the area without having to worry about the weather being uncooperative. However, it is always a good idea to check the forecast before you travel and make any adjustments to your car rental plans. Renting a Convertible in San Diego will cost you 90 C$/day on average.

Which rental car company in San Diego has the most locations?

Enterprise has the most locations in San Diego with 14 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of 60 C$/day.

What is the speed limit in San Diego?

40 km/h is the city speed limit for San Diego, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around San Diego are 120 km/h and 120 km/h, respectively. If you rent a car in San Diego, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.


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