San Jose Car Rentals

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

All
$33 - $78
Family size
$45 - $87
Economy
$32 - $49

The cheapest time to rent a car in San Jose is in January. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $34 per day. The most expensive month is December. 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 March. The price of a car rental in San Jose 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 $60/day to rent a small car in San Jose. 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
$14/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$14/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$15/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$15/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$17/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
$21/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Jul 25 - Aug 3
$22/day
Jul 25 - Aug 3
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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 Jose is $57/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
$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$20/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$21/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
$25/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
$25/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
3680 Stevens Creek Boulevard, Suite B
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$26/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Ford Focus
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Jul 23 - Jul 30
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$26/day
Jul 23 - Jul 30
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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 Jose is $86/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
$18/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$18/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$23/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Jul 25 - Aug 3
$24/day
Jul 25 - Aug 3
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
$26/day
Jul 22 - Jul 25
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Jul 23 - Jul 26
$27/day
Jul 23 - Jul 26
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
3680 Stevens Creek Boulevard
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$29/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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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 Jose is $70/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
$27/day
Aug 24 - Aug 31
San Jose
1080 D Blossom Hill Rd
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$27/day
Aug 24 - Aug 31
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$28/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Jul 23 - Jul 27
$28/day
Jul 23 - Jul 27
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 12 - Aug 26
$30/day
Aug 12 - Aug 26
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Aug 24 - Aug 31
San Jose
1080 D Blossom Hill Rd
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$30/day
Aug 24 - Aug 31
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$31/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
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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 Jose is $90/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
$43/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
1485 Kerley Dr
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$43/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$52/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
3680 Stevens Creek Boulevard
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$52/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
1659 Airport Boulevard
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$53/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$54/day
Sep 1 - Sep 4
San Jose
1659 Airport Boulevard
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$54/day
Sep 1 - Sep 4
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$54/day
Sep 1 - Sep 3
San Jose
1659 Airport Boulevard
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$54/day
Sep 1 - Sep 3
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting San Jose. 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
$32/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$32/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Class Premium truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd Ste 5
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$33/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Aug 10 - Aug 17
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$33/day
Aug 10 - Aug 17
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Class Premium truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd Ste 5
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$34/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
$34/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
San Jose
282 S Montgomery St
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$34/day
Aug 22 - Aug 29
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$45/day
Aug 23 - Aug 30
San Jose
1659 Airport Boulevard, Ste 3
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$45/day
Aug 23 - Aug 30
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Premium coupe
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2-3-door vehicles
$37/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$37/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Ford Mustang
or similar Premium coupe
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2-3-door vehicles
$39/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
$39/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$39/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$43/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
3581 Stevens Creek Blvd
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$43/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
$44/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
3680 Stevens Creek Boulevard
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$44/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
$45/day
Aug 22 - Sep 1
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$45/day
Aug 22 - Sep 1
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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 Jose is $122/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Mercedes-Benz SLC
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$43/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$43/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
$44/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$44/day
Jul 30 - Aug 30
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Mercedes-Benz SLC
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$51/day
Aug 1 - Aug 31
$51/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
$62/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
$62/day
Jul 25 - Aug 8
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Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$63/day
Jul 23 - Aug 2
$63/day
Jul 23 - Aug 2
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Mercedes-Benz SLC
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$66/day
Jul 28 - Aug 17
San Jose
1659 Airport Blvd
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$66/day
Jul 28 - Aug 17
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San Jose Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in San Jose

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Alamo

Agency score: Excellent 8.7

Score based on 6,862 reviews

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 13,120 reviews

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,292 reviews

View all 4 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,190 reviews

View all 8 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,298 reviews

View all 4 locations

Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,562 reviews

View 1 location

Europcar

Agency score: Good 6.7

Score based on 2,634 reviews

View 1 location

Fox

Agency score: Good 6.1

Score based on 1,831 reviews

View 1 location

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Jose Airport
San Jose, California
Nearby attractions:
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 2.0 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden 2.1 mi
SAP Center at San Jose 2.5 mi
SAP Center 2.6 mi
San Pedro Square 2.7 mi
San Francisco Airport
San Francisco, California
Nearby attractions:
Winchester Mystery House 31 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden 32 mi
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 32 mi
San Jose Flea Market 32 mi
SAP Center at San Jose 33 mi
Oakland Airport
Oakland, California
Nearby attractions:
San Jose Flea Market 30 mi
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 31 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden 31 mi
Winchester Mystery House 31 mi
SAP Center at San Jose 31 mi

Distance to popular hotels from San Jose Airport

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

The Fairmont San Jose

170 South Market Street

3.0 mi from airport

Four Points by Sheraton San Jose Downtown

211 South First Street

3.0 mi from airport

Hayes Mansion

200 Edenvale Avenue

9.1 mi from airport

Arena Hotel

817 The Alameda

2.4 mi from airport

Holiday Inn San Jose - Silicon Valley

1350 North 1st Street

1.1 mi from airport

Wyndham Garden San Jose Airport

1355 North 4th Street

1.2 mi from airport

Hyatt Place San Jose, Downtown

282 Almaden Boulevard

3.0 mi from airport

Hotel De Anza

233 West Santa Clara Street

2.7 mi from airport

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Airport

1350 North Fourth Street

1.3 mi from airport

San Jose Marriott

301 South Market Street

3.1 mi from airport

The Westin San Jose

302 South Market Street

3.1 mi from airport

Wyndham Garden Silicon Valley

399 Silicon Valley Boulevard

11.6 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose

2050 Gateway Place

0.8 mi from airport

Hotel Valencia Santana Row

355 Santana Row

3.0 mi from airport

Caravelle Inn & Suites

1310 N First Street

1.1 mi from airport

Alura Inn

1378 Oakland Road

2.1 mi from airport

Four Points by Sheraton San Jose Airport

1471 North 4th Street

1.2 mi from airport

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Jose Airport

2585 Seaboard Avenue

1.2 mi from airport

Car Rental in San Jose

In July to date, 39,267 momondo users have searched for cheap car rental in San Jose.

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

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in San Jose in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in San Jose. 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 Jose in August?

For August in San Jose, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $61 - but some users found deals as low as $10. For a one-week car rental, San Jose prices in August average $46 with the best deals starting at $9.

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

Daily rates from Zeeba Rent-A-Van are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $6/day when getting a rental car in San Jose. The absolute cheapest price found at their 3 locations in San Jose is $5/day.

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

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

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

When temperatures average 68 °F and precipitation is 0.2″, your best car rental option for the month of August is a Convertible. Renting a Convertible in San Jose 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 San Jose will cost you $110/day on average.

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

Enterprise has 9 locations. momondo users can expect to pay $53/day on average when renting from these locations.

What is the speed limit in San Jose?

Travelers who rent a car in San Jose should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around San Jose 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.


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