San Francisco Car Rentals

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San Francisco, CA, United States
1 Dec — 8 Dec
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San Francisco, CA, United States
Tue 1/12
Tue 8/12

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


22€ - 50€

Family size

37€ - 68€


21€ - 34€

The cheapest time to hire a car in San Francisco is in November. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just 28€ per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring 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 hire 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 hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay 43€/day to hire 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
2/4-door vehicles
12 Dec - 14 Dec
San Francisco
780 North Mcdonnell Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
12 Dec - 14 Dec
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
12 Dec - 14 Dec
San Francisco
780 North Mcdonnell Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
12 Dec - 14 Dec
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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

San Francisco Airport

San Francisco, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Moscone Center18.1 km
Union Square18.7 km
Fisherman's Wharf21.0 km
Sacramento Intl Airport

Sacramento, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Fisherman's Wharf122.1 km
Union Square123.4 km
Moscone Center123.5 km
San Jose Airport

San Jose, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Moscone Center62.7 km
Union Square63.4 km
Fisherman's Wharf65.6 km

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Car Hire in San Francisco

In November to date, 980 momondo users have searched for cheap car hire in San Francisco.

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

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in San Francisco in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in San Francisco. 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 hire a car in San Francisco in December?

To hire a car for a weekend in San Francisco in December, the average price was 52€ with cheaper deals starting around 23€. Users looking for a one-week hire in San Francisco for December saw an average deal of 43€ - but quotes as low as 25€ were available depending on dates and car options.

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

Hiring a car in San Francisco is cheapest when using Budget at one of their 6 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is 19€, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost 33€/day.

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

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in San Francisco do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in San Francisco. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

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

Enterprise is the car hire company with the most locations in San Francisco. At those 11 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of 41€ in San Francisco.

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 motorways is 120 km/h. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

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