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Best deals found for San Jose, California car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in San Jose, California
Economy$22/day
Compact$23/day
Intermediate$21/day
Full-size$29/day
Minivan$35/day
Full-size SUV$36/day
Premium$30/day
Luxury$26/day
Standard SUV$24/day
Compact SUV$26/day
Supplier choice$32/day
Intermediate SUV$33/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Rental cars insight and trends in San Jose

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in San Jose

What is the cheapest rental car agency in San Jose?

The cheapest rental cars in San Jose are generally found through Getaround. When booking with Getaround, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $8/day. The average price to rent a car in San Jose is $44/day.

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

Hertz has the most locations of any rental car company in San Jose, with 11 locations.

What car do most people rent in San Jose?

When renting a car in San Jose, most of our users will opt for the Jeep Wrangler at $91/day on average. The second most popular is the Dodge Grand Caravan car rental for an average of $107/day. Our users have found Jeep Wrangler rentals in San Jose for as low as $27/day and Dodge Grand Caravan rentals for as low as $33/day.

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Small cars

$36 - $82

All Car Types

$50 - $85

The average price of a small car rental in San Jose, the United States is $58. The cheapest time to rent a small car in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $36 per day. A small car rental is typically 19% less expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in San Jose, the United States is $56. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $41 per day. A medium car rental is typically 23% less expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in San Jose, the United States is $83. The cheapest time to rent a large car in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $63 per day. A large car rental is typically 14% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in San Jose, the United States is $70. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $49 per day. A SUV rental is typically 3% less expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in San Jose, the United States is $117. The cheapest time to rent a van in San Jose, the United States is in February. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $86 per day. A van rental is typically 39% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a pickup truck rental in San Jose, the United States is $91. The cheapest time to rent a pickup truck in San Jose, the United States is in December. The price is 16% lower than the rest of the year at just $78 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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.

The average price of a luxury car rental in San Jose, the United States is $82. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just $58 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 14% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San Jose luxury car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a convertible rental in San Jose, the United States is $109. The cheapest time to rent a convertible in San Jose, the United States is in February. The price is 29% lower than the rest of the year at just $79 per day. A convertible rental is typically 35% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle 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.

Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$22/day

1 Aug - 31 Aug
Chevrolet Spark
Suzuki SX4
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$23/day

24 Jul - 23 Aug
Suzuki SX4
Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$30/day

4 Sep - 16 Sep
Toyota Corolla

San Jose car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in San Jose, California

Alamo

8.7
Very good
171 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.9
Good
122 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.8

Dollar

7.4
Good
116 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4

Hertz

6.3
Okay
185 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.4

Avis

7.0
Good
39 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.3

Budget

6.3
Okay
97 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.2

Airport Van

6.0
Okay
18 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Europcar

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.1

Quick facts about car rentals in San Jose

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

Most Popular Agency

Fox

Popular Car Types

SUV, Intermediate, Full-size

Cheapest Rental Car

$26

Most Popular Model

Ford Transit
The most popular San Jose car rental agency found on momondo this month is Fox. Other top choices for car rental companies are Sixt and Dollar
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in San Jose in the past 72 hours: SUV, Intermediate, Full-size.
The lowest price for a rental car in San Jose is $26/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $68/day.
The most popular car model to rent in San Jose in the past 7 days is the Ford Transit. Our users also prefer the Chrysler Pacifica as an alternative.

Driving with a rental car in San Jose - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to rent a car in San Jose, California in August?

For August in San Jose, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $90 - but some users found deals as low as $26. For a one-week car rental, San Jose prices in August average $68 with the best deals starting at $20.

Is there a fee to cancel my San Jose, California 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 Fox, Hertz, and Alamo 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 $96/day on average.

What is the speed limit in San Jose, California?

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.

What car rental company has the Jeep Wrangler in San Jose?

What is the weather like in San Jose, CA in July?

Those looking for a rental car in San Jose during the month of July should expect temperatures to be around 69.8 °F and should expect around 0″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in San Jose similar to the rest of California?

Those looking to rent a car in San Jose for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in California during the month of July usually is around 73.4 °F with 0″ of possible rain.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in San Jose?

Prices for cars in San Jose refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in San Jose?

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

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including San Jose. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen rental company before booking.

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

To rent a car in San Jose, 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 San Jose?

momondo finds and compares thousands of car rental websites to provide you with the best selection of policies and car rentals in San Jose. Finding a rental car is quick and free of charge, so using momondo for your booking makes sense.

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

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car rental in San Jose easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Does momondo show car rental deals in San Jose with free cancellation?

Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car rental companies in San Jose offering free cancellation.

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

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

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

Yes, rental cars in San Jose with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

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

Yes, car rental deals in San Jose with unlimited mileage can be found on momondo.


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