San Francisco Car Rentals

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

All
38 C$ - 82 C$
Family size
64 C$ - 132 C$
Economy
38 C$ - 70 C$

The cheapest time to rent a car in San Francisco is in January. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just 42 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 January. The price of a car rental in San Francisco can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

San Francisco car rental deals found on momondo

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Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay 86 C$/day to rent a small car in San Francisco. 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
27 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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27 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
27 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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27 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
29 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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29 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
32 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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32 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
33 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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33 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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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 San Francisco is 100 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
33 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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33 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
37 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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37 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Rd
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40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Rd
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40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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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 San Francisco is 114 C$/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
34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
37 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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37 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
38 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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38 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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40 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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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 San Francisco is 118 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
32 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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32 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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34 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
35 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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35 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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36 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
38 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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38 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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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 San Francisco is 123 C$/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
45 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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45 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
47 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
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47 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
52 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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52 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Ford Expedition
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
67 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
101 Haskins Way
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67 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
70 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
364 O'farrell Street
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70 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Kia Sedona
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
80 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 N McDonnell Rd
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80 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting San Francisco. 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
41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
687 Folsom St
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41 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Nissan Frontier King Cab
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Rd
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48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
52 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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52 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
57 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
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57 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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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
48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
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48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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48 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Corvette
or similar Premium coupe
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2-3-door vehicles
53 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
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53 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
66 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
475 S Van Ness Ave
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66 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
71 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road, Suite 1
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71 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Chevrolet Corvette
or similar Premium coupe
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2-3-door vehicles
71 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road, Suite 1
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71 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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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 San Francisco is 168 C$/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
54 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Rd
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54 C$/day
2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
61 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
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61 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
79 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Rd
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79 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
107 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
San Francisco
675 Post Street
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107 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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Mercedes-Benz CLK
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
128 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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128 C$/day
2 Sep. - 17 Sep.
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San Francisco Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in San Francisco

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alamo

Agency score: Excellent 8.8

Score based on 1,233 reviews

View all 4 locations

enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.6

Score based on 1,222 reviews

View all 11 locations

hertz

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 1,290 reviews

View all 10 locations

avis

Agency score: Excellent 8.1

Score based on 156 reviews

View all 6 locations

budget

Agency score: Good 7.8

Score based on 403 reviews

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thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.7

Score based on 824 reviews

View all 2 locations

sixtrentacar

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 843 reviews

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dollar

Agency score: Good 7.5

Score based on 804 reviews

View all 3 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Francisco Airport
San Francisco, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
Mission Dolores Park 15.9 km
Mission San Francisco de Asís 16.4 km
AT&T Park 17.5 km
Orpheum Theater 17.8 km
San Francisco City Hall 17.9 km
San Jose Airport
San Jose, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
AT&T Park 62 km
Mission Dolores Park 62 km
Mission San Francisco de Asís 63 km
Moscone Center 63 km
Yerba Buena Gardens 63 km
Oakland Airport
Oakland, California, United States
Nearby attractions:
AT&T Park 16.7 km
Moscone Center 17.9 km
Yerba Buena Gardens 18.1 km
Union Square 18.6 km
Orpheum Theater 18.7 km

Distance to popular hotels from San Francisco Airport

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

Fairmont San Francisco

950 Mason Street

19.2 km from airport

Hilton San Francisco Union Square

333 O'Farrell Street

18.5 km from airport

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

335 Powell Street

18.6 km from airport

Hotel Zephyr San Francisco

250 Beach Street

20.9 km from airport

Hilton San Francisco Financial District

750 Kearny Street

19.4 km from airport

San Francisco Marriott Marquis

780 Mission Street

18.3 km from airport

Hotel Nikko San Francisco

222 Mason Street

18.5 km from airport

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

5 Embarcadero Center

19.2 km from airport

Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel

55 Cyril Magnin Street

18.3 km from airport

Intercontinental San Francisco

888 Howard Street

17.9 km from airport

Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco

424 Clay Street

19.4 km from airport

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

2500 Mason Street

20.9 km from airport

Stanford Court San Francisco

905 California Street

19.1 km from airport

Hotel Whitcomb

1231 Market Street

17.7 km from airport

Intercontinental Hotels Mark Hopkins San Francisco

999 California Street

19.1 km from airport

Omni San Francisco Hotel

500 California Street

19.2 km from airport

Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square

345 Stockton Street

18.8 km from airport

Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf

425 North Point Street

20.8 km from airport

Car Rental in San Francisco

We've had 8,489 searches from users looking to rent a car in San Francisco this month so far.

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

Enhanced cleaning is one of the new benefits that may be provided to you when you rent a car in San Francisco. Use our search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning for your trip. 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 Francisco in September?

76 C$ is the cost of a weekend car rental in San Francisco for September, with cheap deals starting as low as 22 C$. For a one-week car rental in San Francisco, prices in September average 69 C$, with the best deals starting at 19 C$.

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

Renting a car in San Francisco is cheapest when using Dollar at one of their 3 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is 19 C$, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost 62 C$/day.

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

Rental cars in San Francisco from popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in San Francisco, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in San Francisco during September?

During the month of September in San Francisco, temperatures hover around 17 °C - which is perfect for renting a Convertible. With precipitation only averaging 27 mm during September in San Francisco, a Convertible will allow you to truly enjoy the sites while cruising down the streets. Keep in mind that you may want to check the weather before your trip, just in case. Renting a Convertible in San Francisco will cost you 154 C$/day on average.

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

The city of San Francisco has 11 locations owned by Enterprise, with an average daily rate of 87 C$.

What is the speed limit in San Francisco?

San Francisco’s speed limit is 40 km/h when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighbourhoods. The suburban speed limit in San Francisco is 120 km/h and the speed limit for highways is 120 km/h. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.


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