Palo Alto Car Rentals

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Palo Alto, CA
Mar 4 — Mar 11
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Palo Alto 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 $52/day to rent a small car in Palo Alto. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$20/day
Mar 12 - Apr 12
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$20/day
Mar 13 - Apr 13
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
$23/day
Mar 12 - Apr 12
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
$24/day
Mar 13 - Apr 13
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
4 adults
1 bag
$24/day
Mar 13 - Apr 13
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
2 adults
1 bag
$27/day
Mar 15 - Mar 22
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Palo Alto?

All

$26 - $55

Family size

$40 - $80

Economy

$27 - $37

The cheapest time to rent a car in Palo Alto is in January. The price is 20% lower than the rest of the year at just $29 per day. The most expensive month is August. 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 Palo Alto 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 Francisco Airport

San Francisco, California

Nearby attractions:

Stanford Stadium17.6 mi
Sacramento Intl Airport

Sacramento, California

Nearby attractions:

Stanford Stadium92.4 mi
San Jose Airport

San Jose, California

Nearby attractions:

Stanford Stadium13.7 mi

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Car Rental in Palo Alto

1,605 people have been looking for a car to rent in Palo Alto in February.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto. 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 Palo Alto in March?

For a weekend in March, the best deals in Palo Alto start from around $22 up to around $50. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $18 to $44.

Is there a fee to cancel my Palo Alto car rental?

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

What is the best type of car to rent in Palo Alto during March?

Renting a Standard car in Palo Alto during the month of March is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 57.2 °F and precipitation around 1″ during March, a Standard car 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 Palo Alto will cost you $62/day on average.

Which rental car company in Palo Alto has the most locations?

Hertz has the most locations in Palo Alto with 4 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $39/day.

What is the speed limit in Palo Alto?

Travelers who rent a car in Palo Alto should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around Palo Alto are generally 75 mph, whereas speed limits on highways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re traveling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Palo Alto, CA in February?

Typically, the weather in Palo Alto through the month of February is 51.8 °F and the expected precipitation is 2.9″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

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

The weather in Palo Alto during February would likely not impact the type of rental car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Palo Alto car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Palo Alto car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Chevrolet Spark, the Hyundai Accent, and the Nissan Versa.

Is the weather in Palo Alto similar to the rest of California?

Those looking to rent a car in Palo Alto for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in California during the month of February usually is around 53.6 °F with 3″ of possible rain.


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