San Jose Car Rentals

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San Jose, CAOct 8 — Oct 11
San Jose, CA
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Sun 10/11
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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.


San Jose 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 $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
Oct 9 - Oct 16
San Jose
Kia Rio Hatchback
$14/day
Oct 9 - Oct 16
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
Oct 11 - Oct 25
San Jose
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$15/day
Oct 11 - Oct 25
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
Oct 12 - Oct 30
San Jose
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$19/day
Oct 12 - Oct 30
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 11 - Oct 25
San Jose
2487 Alum Rock
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$23/day
Oct 11 - Oct 25
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 12 - Nov 12
San Jose
2487 Alum Rock
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$24/day
Oct 12 - Nov 12
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 12 - Nov 12
San Jose
2487 Alum Rock
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$24/day
Oct 12 - Nov 12
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San Jose Airport

San Jose, California

Nearby attractions:

Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum2.0 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden2.1 mi
SAP Center at San Jose2.5 mi
SAP Center2.6 mi
San Pedro Square2.7 mi
San Francisco Airport

San Francisco, California

Nearby attractions:

Winchester Mystery House31 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden32 mi
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum32 mi
San Jose Flea Market32 mi
SAP Center at San Jose33 mi
Oakland Airport

Oakland, California

Nearby attractions:

San Jose Flea Market30 mi
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum31 mi
San Jose Municipal Rose Garden31 mi
Winchester Mystery House31 mi
SAP Center at San Jose31 mi

Distance to popular hotels from San Jose

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from San Jose Airport'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

Arena Hotel

817 The Alameda

2.4 mi from airport

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

Arena Hotel

817 The Alameda

2.4 mi from airport

Hayes Mansion San Jose, Curio Collection by Hilton

200 Edenvale Avenue

9.1 mi from airport

Hyatt Place San Jose, Downtown

282 Almaden Boulevard

3.0 mi from airport

San Jose Marriott

301 South Market Street

3.1 mi from airport

Wyndham Garden San Jose Airport

1355 North 4th Street

1.2 mi from airport

Hotel De Anza

233 West Santa Clara Street

2.7 mi from airport

The Westin San Jose

302 South Market Street

3.1 mi from airport

Hotel Valencia Santana Row

355 Santana Row

3.0 mi from airport

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Airport

1350 North Fourth Street

1.3 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

Holiday Inn San Jose - Silicon Valley

1350 North 1st Street

1.1 mi from airport

Alura Inn

1378 Oakland Road

2.1 mi from airport

Caravelle Inn & Suites

1310 N First Street

1.1 mi from airport

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Jose Airport

2585 Seaboard Avenue

1.2 mi from airport

Four Points by Sheraton San Jose Airport

1471 North 4th Street

1.2 mi from airport


Car Rental in San Jose

In September 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 October?

For October 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 October 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 October?

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting San Jose in October. On average, San Jose receives 1.7″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 55.4 °F during the month of October. These conditions are well-suited for a standard, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Renting a Standard in San Jose will cost you $50/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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