Palm Desert, California Car Rentals

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Palm Desert, CA
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Palm Desert, California 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 $60/day to rent a small car in Palm Desert. 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
$29/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
Palm Desert
74-881 Hovley Lane East
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$29/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
Palm Desert
74-881 Hovley Lane East
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$29/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
Palm Desert
74-881 Hovley Lane East
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$30/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$31/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
Palm Desert
74855 Country Club Dr.
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$31/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$31/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
Palm Desert
74855 Country Club Dr.
Kia Rio Hatchback
$31/day
Mar 30 - Apr 29
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Mar 29 - Apr 28
Palm Desert
74-881 Hovley Lane East
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$33/day
Mar 29 - Apr 28
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Palm Desert?

All

$25 - $82

Family size

$51 - $127

Economy

$29 - $50

The cheapest time to rent a car in Palm Desert, California is in May. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $33 per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in May. 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 Palm Desert 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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San Diego Airport

San Diego, California

Nearby attractions:

Living Desert Zoo and Gardens82.0 mi
McCallum Theatre83.2 mi
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport

Santa Ana, California

Nearby attractions:

McCallum Theatre85.0 mi
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens85.8 mi
Ontario Airport

Ontario, California

Nearby attractions:

McCallum Theatre72.9 mi
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens74.4 mi

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Car Rental in Palm Desert

So far in March there have been 664 searches on momondo for car rental in Palm Desert.

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

Vehicle cleanliness has always been a priority for car rental companies. Enterprise, Avis, and Budget are some of the many companies rolling out enhanced cleaning to make sure your vehicle is sanitized. Search our site to see if there is an option for enhanced cleaning for your car rental in Palm Desert. 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 Palm Desert, California in April?

For April in Palm Desert, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $241 - but some users found deals as low as $25. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $14, with more options around the $33 mark.

Which car rental agency in Palm Desert has the cheapest rental car prices?

You can expect to get the best deals from Hertz when you visit Palm Desert. With average rates of $32/day available at their 3 locations, Hertz is a great company to rent from.

Is there a fee to cancel my Palm Desert, CA car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Palm Desert 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.

Which rental car company in Palm Desert has the most locations?

Enterprise has the most locations of any rental car company in Palm Desert, CA, with 4 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $50/day when renting a car from Enterprise in Palm Desert, CA.

What is the speed limit in Palm Desert, CA?

The speed limit in Palm Desert is 25 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Palm Desert also has a suburban speed limit of 75 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Palm Desert, be aware that the speed limit is generally 75 mph.

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

The weather in Palm Desert 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 Palm Desert car rental.

Is the weather in Palm Desert similar to the rest of California?

Travelers looking to leave from Palm Desert on a road trip around California or the surrounding areas during the month of March should expect temperatures around 57.2 °F and about 2.3″ of possible rain through the month.


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