San Francisco Car Rentals

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San Francisco, CA
2 Feb — 9 Feb
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San Francisco, CA
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in San Francisco?


36 C$ - 78 C$

Family size

62 C$ - 126 C$


36 C$ - 66 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 39 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.

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Francisco Airport

San Francisco, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Mission Dolores Park15.9 km
Mission San Francisco de Asís16.4 km
AT&T Park17.5 km
Orpheum Theater17.8 km
San Francisco City Hall17.9 km
San Jose Airport

San Jose, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

AT&T Park61.5 km
Mission Dolores Park62.2 km
Mission San Francisco de Asís62.6 km
Moscone Center62.7 km
Yerba Buena Gardens62.9 km
Oakland Airport

Oakland, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

AT&T Park16.7 km
Moscone Center17.9 km
Yerba Buena Gardens18.1 km
Union Square18.6 km
Orpheum Theater18.7 km

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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 February?

72 C$ is the cost of a weekend car rental in San Francisco for February, with cheap deals starting as low as 21 C$. For a one-week car rental in San Francisco, prices in February average 66 C$, with the best deals starting at 18 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 18 C$, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost 60 C$/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 February?

Renting a standard in San Francisco during the month of February is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 13 °C and precipitation around 72 mm during February, a standard 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 San Francisco will cost you 77 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 83 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.

What is the weather like in San Francisco, CA in January?

In January, San Francisco usually gets 112 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 11 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in San Francisco as it can help you make the best decision.

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

The weather in San Francisco during January 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 San Francisco car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a San Francisco 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 Ford Fiesta, and the Chevrolet Spark.

Is the weather in San Francisco similar to the rest of California?

If you’re looking for a San Francisco rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of January it’s important to know that the rest of California typically has a temperature of 12 °C and will usually expect 84 mm of precipitation.

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