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

All
$26 - $71
Family size
$47 - $96
Economy
$25 - $53

The cheapest time to rent a car in San Francisco is in January. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just $28 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 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.

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Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $73/day to rent a small car in San Francisco. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$15/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$15/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$17/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$20/day
Aug 12 - Aug 19
San Francisco
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$20/day
Aug 12 - Aug 19
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
San Francisco
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$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Francisco
2955 Third St.
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$21/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Aug 8 - Aug 23
San Francisco
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$22/day
Aug 8 - Aug 23
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in San Francisco is $69/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$15/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Aug 21 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$21/day
Aug 21 - Aug 30
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$21/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
San Francisco
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$22/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$24/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$24/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$24/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$24/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in San Francisco is $101/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
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$23/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$25/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$25/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Aug 28 - Sep 7
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$26/day
Aug 28 - Sep 7
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Chevrolet Malibu
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Francisco
1600 Mission St
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$26/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$28/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in San Francisco is $92/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
San Francisco
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$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 16
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$22/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$22/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Sep 3 - Sep 11
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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$23/day
Sep 3 - Sep 11
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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$23/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Jul 31 - Aug 9
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$24/day
Jul 31 - Aug 9
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in San Francisco is $117/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$25/day
Aug 30 - Sep 12
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 30 - Sep 6
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$28/day
Aug 30 - Sep 6
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Sep 2 - Sep 9
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$29/day
Sep 2 - Sep 9
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 31 - Sep 7
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$30/day
Aug 31 - Sep 7
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
San Francisco
7600 Earhart Road
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$30/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
San Francisco
780 N Mcdonnell Road
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$31/day
Sep 1 - Sep 8
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting San Francisco. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$23/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Francisco
1600 Mission St
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$23/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$23/day
Aug 1 - Sep 1
San Francisco
1600 Mission St
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$23/day
Aug 1 - Sep 1
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$25/day
Aug 1 - Aug 8
San Francisco
1600 Mission St
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$25/day
Aug 1 - Aug 8
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 31 - Sep 7
San Francisco
687 Folsom St
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$30/day
Aug 31 - Sep 7
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
San Francisco
675 Post Street
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$33/day
Jul 31 - Aug 30
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 28 - Sep 7
San Francisco
687 Folsom St
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$34/day
Aug 28 - Sep 7
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in San Francisco is $121/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Francisco
550 O'Farrell St
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$30/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Francisco
550 O'Farrell St
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$34/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$35/day
Aug 10 - Sep 7
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$35/day
Aug 10 - Sep 7
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$35/day
Aug 10 - Aug 29
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$35/day
Aug 10 - Aug 29
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Aug 20 - Aug 28
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$36/day
Aug 20 - Aug 28
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Aug 16 - Aug 23
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$36/day
Aug 16 - Aug 23
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more than most rental cars. The average convertible rental in San Francisco is $137/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 14 - Sep 3
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$32/day
Aug 14 - Sep 3
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 14 - Sep 8
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$32/day
Aug 14 - Sep 8
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Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Jul 31 - Aug 31
San Francisco
233 Ellis St
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$33/day
Jul 31 - Aug 31
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Francisco
550 O'Farrell St
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$34/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Francisco
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$35/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$38/day
Aug 10 - Sep 7
San Francisco
1409 Rollins Rd
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$38/day
Aug 10 - Sep 7
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by gas and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
Aug 6 - Aug 9
San Francisco
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$41/day
Aug 6 - Aug 9
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
Aug 7 - Aug 9
San Francisco
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$41/day
Aug 7 - Aug 9
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$43/day
Aug 13 - Aug 16
San Francisco
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$43/day
Aug 13 - Aug 16
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$43/day
Aug 21 - Aug 24
San Francisco
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$43/day
Aug 21 - Aug 24
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$46/day
Jul 30 - Aug 1
San Francisco
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$46/day
Jul 30 - Aug 1
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San Francisco Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in San Francisco

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Alamo

Agency score: Excellent 8.7

Score based on 7,575 reviews

View all 4 locations

Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 13,762 reviews

View all 11 locations

Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,373 reviews

View all 6 locations

Sixt

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 1,903 reviews

View all 4 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,514 reviews

View all 6 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 4,985 reviews

View all 10 locations

Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,971 reviews

View all 3 locations

Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 3,407 reviews

View all 2 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Francisco Airport
San Francisco, California
Nearby attractions:
Mission Dolores Park 9.9 mi
Castro Theatre 10.2 mi
Mission San Francisco de Asís 10.2 mi
San Francisco Zoo 10.3 mi
AT&T Park 10.8 mi
San Jose Airport
San Jose, California
Nearby attractions:
AT&T Park 38 mi
Mission Dolores Park 39 mi
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 39 mi
Mission San Francisco de Asís 39 mi
Moscone Center 39 mi
Oakland Airport
Oakland, California
Nearby attractions:
AT&T Park 10.4 mi
Moscone Center 11.1 mi
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 11.1 mi
Ferry Building 11.1 mi
Museum of Modern Art 11.2 mi

Distance to popular hotels from San Francisco Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from San Francisco's car rental counter

Fairmont San Francisco

950 Mason Street

11.9 mi from airport

Hilton San Francisco Union Square

333 O'Farrell Street

11.5 mi from airport

Hotel Zephyr San Francisco

250 Beach Street

13.0 mi from airport

The Westin St. Francis San Francisco on Union Square

335 Powell Street

11.6 mi from airport

Hotel Nikko San Francisco

222 Mason Street

11.5 mi from airport

San Francisco Marriott Marquis

780 Mission Street

11.4 mi from airport

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

5 Embarcadero Center

12.0 mi from airport

Hilton San Francisco Financial District

750 Kearny Street

12.1 mi from airport

Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel

55 Cyril Magnin Street

11.4 mi from airport

Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco

424 Clay Street

12.0 mi from airport

Hotel Whitcomb

1231 Market Street

11.0 mi from airport

Omni San Francisco Hotel

500 California Street

11.9 mi from airport

Hotel Riu Plaza Fisherman's Wharf

2500 Mason Street

13.0 mi from airport

Intercontinental San Francisco

888 Howard Street

11.2 mi from airport

Stanford Court San Francisco

905 California Street

11.9 mi from airport

Intercontinental Hotels Mark Hopkins San Francisco

999 California Street

11.9 mi from airport

Grand Hyatt San Francisco Union Square

345 Stockton Street

11.7 mi from airport

Hotel Zoe Fisherman's Wharf

425 North Point Street

12.9 mi from airport

Car Rental in San Francisco

130,527 users have looked for car rental in San Francisco with momondo in July.

What cleaning measures are being taken by San Francisco 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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco in August?

Our data shows that for weekend car rental deals during August in San Francisco, you can expect to pay around $61. A particularly good deal might be around $16, which is the lowest quote for San Francisco we've seen so far. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $15 to $57.

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

You can expect to get the best deals from Alamo when you visit San Francisco. With average rates of $62/day available at their 4 locations, Alamo is a great company to rent from.

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

The majority of the San Francisco car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in San Francisco such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in San Francisco during August?

The best way to enjoy the sites in San Francisco during the month of August is in a Convertible rental car. You are less likely to run into any instances of precipitation or colder weather, because San Francisco has an average temperature of 62.6 °F and average rainfall of 0.2″ during the month of August. Renting a Convertible in San Francisco will cost you $119/day on average.

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

Enterprise has the most locations in San Francisco with 11 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $66/day.

What is the speed limit in San Francisco?

San Francisco’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 San Francisco 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.


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