Costa Mesa, California Car Rentals

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Costa Mesa, CA
Mar 11 — Mar 18
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Costa Mesa, California car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $42/day to rent a small car in Costa Mesa. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$26/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$27/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$27/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$28/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
$28/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$29/day
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Costa Mesa?

All

$21 - $54

Family size

$41 - $65

Economy

$22 - $33

The cheapest time to rent a car in Costa Mesa, California is in September. The price is 17% lower than the rest of the year at just $25 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in September. 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 Costa Mesa 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

Los Angeles Airport

Los Angeles, California

Nearby attractions:

South Coast Repertory34.7 mi
Segerstrom Center for the Arts34.8 mi
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport

Santa Ana, California

Nearby attractions:

South Coast Repertory1.4 mi
Segerstrom Center for the Arts1.4 mi
Ontario Airport

Ontario, California

Nearby attractions:

Segerstrom Center for the Arts29.9 mi
South Coast Repertory30.0 mi

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Car Rental in Costa Mesa

So far in March there have been 1,149 searches on momondo for car rental in Costa Mesa.

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

Enterprise, Avis, and Budget are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Costa Mesa. 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 Costa Mesa 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 Costa Mesa, California in April?

For a weekend in April, the best deals in Costa Mesa start from around $13 up to around $36. For a one-week car rental, Costa Mesa prices in April average $33 with the best deals starting at $14.

Is there a fee to cancel my Costa Mesa, CA car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Costa Mesa offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centers such as Enterprise, Avis, and Budget have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to rent in Costa Mesa during April?

When temperatures average 62.6 °F and precipitation is 0.2″, your best car rental option for the month of April is a Convertible. Renting a Convertible in Costa Mesa 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 Costa Mesa will cost you $62/day on average.

Which rental car company in Costa Mesa has the most locations?

Hertz is very popular in Costa Mesa, CA, as they have more locations than any other car rental company. You can find 3 locations in the city of Costa Mesa, CA, and can expect to pay about $32/day for your rental car in Costa Mesa, CA.

What is the speed limit in Costa Mesa, CA?

Costa Mesa’s speed limit is 25 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Costa Mesa is 75 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

What is the weather like in Costa Mesa, CA in March?

In March, Costa Mesa usually gets 2.6″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 57.2 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Costa Mesa as it can help you make the best decision.

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

The weather in Costa Mesa during March would likely not impact the type of rental car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Costa Mesa car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Costa Mesa 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 Focus, and the Chevrolet Spark.

Is the weather in Costa Mesa similar to the rest of California?

If you’re looking for a Costa Mesa rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of March it’s important to know that the rest of California typically has a temperature of 57.2 °F and will usually expect 2.3″ of precipitation.


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