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Salinas, CA
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Best deals found for Salinas, California car rentals

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Economy$27/day
Compact$21/day
Intermediate$27/day
Minivan$35/day
Full-size SUV$34/day
Premium$35/day
Luxury$62/day
Pickup truck$42/day
Premium SUV$42/day
Intermediate SUV$31/day
Compact SUV$33/day
Standard SUV$45/day
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Salinas, California car rental deals found on momondo

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Small cars

$57 - $94

All Car Types

$72 - $108

The average price of a small car rental in Salinas, the United States is $70. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Salinas, the United States is in January. The price is 19% lower than the rest of the year at just $57 per day. A small car rental is typically 25% less expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Salinas, the United States is $76. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Salinas, the United States is in November. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $58 per day. A medium car rental is typically 18% less expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Salinas, the United States is $117. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Salinas, the United States is in January. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $83 per day. A large car rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Salinas, the United States is $104. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Salinas, the United States is in March. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $68 per day. A SUV rental is typically 12% more expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Salinas, the United States is $139. The cheapest time to rent a van in Salinas, the United States is in February. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just $103 per day. A van rental is typically 34% more expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a pickup truck rental in Salinas, the United States is $64. The cheapest time to rent a pickup truck in Salinas, the United States is in September. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $80 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 32% less expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas pickup truck rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car rental in Salinas, the United States is $82. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Salinas, the United States is in August. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just $55 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Salinas luxury car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a convertible rental in Salinas, the United States is $61. The cheapest time to rent a convertible in Salinas, the United States is in April. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $37 per day. A convertible rental is typically 34% less expensive than the average rental car in Salinas. The average price of a vehicle rental in Salinas can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Kia Rio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
4-door vehicles

$21/day

29 Apr - 6 May
Kia Rio
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$27/day

29 May - 15 Jun
Toyota Yaris

Rental cars insight and trends in Salinas

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in Salinas

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Salinas?

The cheapest rental cars in Salinas are generally found through Turo. When booking with Turo, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $17/day. The average price to rent a car in Salinas is $28/day.

What car do most people rent in Salinas?

Chevrolet Bolt EUV rentals and Ford Transit rentals in Salinas are the two most popular car models, according to our data. Chevrolet Bolt EUV rental prices in Salinas can vary depending on what company you rent from, but our users have found that prices average $43/day and can be as low as $24/day. Ford Transit rental prices can also vary, but tend to average $219/day, with the cheapest deals as low as $152/day.

Salinas car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Salinas, California

Hertz

4.7
Mediocre
22 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.8

Comfort

4.8

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

4.5

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

4.3
Mediocre
16 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.0

Eagle Rent A Car

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

VIPCars Recommendation

1 location

Quick facts about car rentals in Salinas

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Salinas

Most Popular Agency

Hertz

Popular Car Types

SUV, Intermediate, Economy

Cheapest Rental Car

$31

Most Popular Model

Nissan Versa Note
The most popular Salinas car rental agency found on momondo this month is Hertz. Other top choices for car rental companies are Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Turo
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Salinas in the past 72 hours: SUV, Intermediate, Economy.
The lowest price for a rental car in Salinas is $31/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $73/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Salinas in the past 7 days is the Nissan Versa Note. Our users also prefer the Toyota Camry as an alternative.

Driving with a rental car in Salinas - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Salinas so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to rent a car in Salinas, California in May?

For May in Salinas, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $89 - but some users found deals as low as $48. Deals are a little different for a week-long rental - starting at around $25, with an average price of $69.

What is the best type of car to rent in Salinas during May?

Renting a Standard car in Salinas during the month of May is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 59 °F and precipitation around 0″ during May, 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 Salinas will cost you $81/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Salinas, California?

25 mph is the city speed limit for Salinas, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centers. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around Salinas are 75 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you rent a car in Salinas, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

What car rental company has the Chrysler 300 in Salinas?

What is the weather like in Salinas, California, CA in April?

In April, Salinas usually gets 1.2″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 53.6 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Salinas as it can help you make the best decision.

Is the weather in Salinas similar to the rest of California?

If you’re looking for a Salinas rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of April it’s important to know that the rest of California typically has a temperature of 60.8 °F and will usually expect 1″ of precipitation.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Salinas?

Prices for cars in Salinas refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Salinas?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Salinas?

Among different countries, including Salinas, the minimum age for drivers varies. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the rental company you're considering before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Salinas?

To rent a car in Salinas, all drivers must have a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Salinas?

You should book a car rental in Salinas using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the rental car prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Salinas?

Filtering is how momondo helps you find a great rental car in Salinas. Narrow your search using price and map features as well as filtering by fuel or mileage policies amongst many other filters available.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Salinas with free cancellation?

Yes momondo does have a filter to only highlight car rental deals which offer free cancellation. This filter is available for all car rental searches on momondo including those for cars in Salinas.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Salinas on momondo?

Yes, momondo has a filter for fair fuel policies on car rentals in Salinas.

Can I find a car rental in Salinas which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo shows deals with enhanced cleaning services for rental cars in Salinas.

Can I search for rental cars in Salinas with unlimited mileage on momondo?

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car rentals in Salinas.


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