Santa Ana Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Santa Ana?

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$24 - $55
Family size
$44 - $68
Economy
$28 - $36

The cheapest time to rent a car in Santa Ana is in September. The price is 12% lower than the rest of the year at just $30 per day. The most expensive month is July. 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 Santa Ana 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 $51/day to rent a small car in Santa Ana. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
333 East Ocean Boulevard
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$22/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1614 S Main St
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$22/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Aug 2 - Aug 9
Santa Ana
3931 Birch Street
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$27/day
Aug 2 - Aug 9
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$27/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$27/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
19051 Airport Way North
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$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
1307 Kettering Drive
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$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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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 Santa Ana is $54/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Focus
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$25/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1614 S Main St
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$25/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$25/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$25/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Ford Focus
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
3300 E Artesia Blvd
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$28/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$29/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
3300 E Artesia Blvd
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$29/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$30/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
Santa Ana
325 E Baker Street
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$30/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
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Ford Focus
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$30/day
Jul 20 - Aug 3
Santa Ana
3195 Airport Loop Drive
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$30/day
Jul 20 - Aug 3
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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 Santa Ana is $75/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Malibu
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$26/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Chevrolet Malibu
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$30/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
3300 E Artesia Blvd
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$30/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
Santa Ana
325 E Baker Street
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$30/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
Santa Ana
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$31/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
Santa Ana
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$31/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
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Chevrolet Malibu
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Jul 20 - Aug 3
Santa Ana
3195 Airport Loop Drive
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$32/day
Jul 20 - Aug 3
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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 Santa Ana 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
$26/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$26/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
Santa Ana
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$27/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
Santa Ana
325 E Baker Street
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$27/day
Jul 26 - Aug 4
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
Santa Ana
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$28/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$28/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Jul 19 - Jul 26
Santa Ana
325 E Baker Street
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$29/day
Jul 19 - Jul 26
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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 Santa Ana is $76/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
$33/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
Santa Ana
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$33/day
Aug 8 - Aug 22
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
Santa Ana
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$34/day
Aug 9 - Aug 24
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
111 W Ocean Boulevard
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$39/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
Jul 22 - Aug 12
Santa Ana
3931 Birch Street
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$40/day
Jul 22 - Aug 12
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$40/day
Jul 17 - Jul 24
Santa Ana
3931 Birch Street
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$40/day
Jul 17 - Jul 24
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
111 W Ocean Boulevard
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$41/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Santa Ana. 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
$30/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
4127 E Anaheim St
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$30/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
4127 E Anaheim St
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$32/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Aug 7 - Aug 17
Santa Ana
4127 E Anaheim St
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$32/day
Aug 7 - Aug 17
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Jul 20 - Jul 23
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$34/day
Jul 20 - Jul 23
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Class Premium truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$36/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
4100 E Donald Douglas Dr
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$36/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$37/day
Jul 18 - Jul 24
Santa Ana
4127 E Anaheim St
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$37/day
Jul 18 - Jul 24
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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.

Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$32/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L
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$32/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$36/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
3300 E Artesia Blvd
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$36/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$42/day
Aug 2 - Aug 9
Santa Ana
3931 Birch Street
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$42/day
Aug 2 - Aug 9
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$43/day
Aug 7 - Aug 17
Santa Ana
111 W Ocean Boulevard
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$43/day
Aug 7 - Aug 17
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$45/day
Jul 18 - Jul 27
Santa Ana
111 W Ocean Boulevard
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$45/day
Jul 18 - Jul 27
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$46/day
Jul 28 - Aug 18
Santa Ana
111 W Ocean Boulevard
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$46/day
Jul 28 - Aug 18
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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 Santa Ana is $84/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
$36/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
Santa Ana
4127 E Anaheim St
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$36/day
Jul 29 - Aug 28
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$40/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
Santa Ana
3300 E Artesia Blvd
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$40/day
Jul 18 - Aug 15
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$41/day
Aug 4 - Aug 12
Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way
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$41/day
Aug 4 - Aug 12
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$43/day
Jul 28 - Aug 18
Santa Ana
1614 S Main St
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$43/day
Jul 28 - Aug 18
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$44/day
Jul 18 - Jul 27
Santa Ana
1614 S Main St
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$44/day
Jul 18 - Jul 27
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$46/day
Jul 18 - Jul 24
Santa Ana
1614 S Main St
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$46/day
Jul 18 - Jul 24
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Santa Ana Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Santa Ana

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Alamo

Agency score: Excellent 8.7

Score based on 6,787 reviews

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 12,977 reviews

View all 2 locations

Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,318 reviews

View all 3 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,310 reviews

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Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,010 reviews

View all 2 locations

Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,681 reviews

View 1 location

Midway

Agency score: Excellent 8.8

Score based on 452 reviews

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National

Agency score: Excellent 8.0

Score based on 887 reviews

View 1 location

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Los Angeles, California
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Santa Ana, California
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Discovery Cube Orange County 6.5 mi
Ontario Airport
Ontario, California
Nearby attractions:
Discovery Cube Orange County 25 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Los Angeles Airport

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

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Orange County Airport

2721 Hotel Terrace

36 mi from airport

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, John Wayne Air

2701 Hotel Terrace

36 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Santa Ana - Orange County Airport

201 East MacArthur Boulevard

35 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Santa Ana Orange County Airport

2726 South Grand Avenue

36 mi from airport

Best Western Plus Orange County Airport North

2700 Hotel Terrace Drive

36 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Ana - Orange County

1600 East First Street

35 mi from airport

Embassy Suites by Hilton Santa Ana Orange County Airport

1325 East Dyer Road

36 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Orange County Airport

7 Hutton Centre Drive

35 mi from airport

Comfort Inn & Suites Orange County John Wayne Airport

2620 Hotel Terrace Drive

36 mi from airport

Courtyard by Marriott Costa Mesa South Coast Metro

3002 South Harbor Boulevard

32 mi from airport

Courtyard by Marriott Santa Ana Orange County

8 MacArthur Place

35 mi from airport

Candlewood Suites OC Airport- Irvine West

2600 Red Hill Avenue

36 mi from airport

Red Roof Inn Santa Ana

2600 North Main Street

33 mi from airport

Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Ana/Orange County Airport

2720 Hotel Terrace Drive

36 mi from airport

Motel 6 Irvine Orange County Airport

1717 East Dyer Road

36 mi from airport

Motel 6 Santa Ana

1623 East 1st Street

35 mi from airport

Budget Inn Santa Ana

1108 North Harbor Boulevard

31 mi from airport

Guest House

2151 East 1St Street

35 mi from airport

Car Rental in Santa Ana

24,640 people have been looking for a car to rent in Santa Ana in July.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana. 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 Santa Ana in August?

$43 is the cost of a weekend car rental in Santa Ana for August, with cheap deals starting as low as $10. Users looking for a one-week rental in Santa Ana for August saw an average deal of $42 - but quotes as low as $13 were available depending on dates and car options.

Which car rental agency in Santa Ana has the cheapest rental car prices?

The cheapest provider in Santa Ana is Zeeba Rent-A-Van, with an average daily rental rate of $6 from its location in Santa Ana. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at Zeeba Rent-A-Van in Santa Ana is $5.

Is there a fee to cancel my Santa Ana car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana during August?

The best way to enjoy the sites in Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana has an average temperature of 71.6 °F and average rainfall of 0.2″ during the month of August. Renting a Convertible in Santa Ana will cost you $74/day on average.

Which rental car company in Santa Ana has the most locations?

Budget has the most locations of any rental car company in Santa Ana, with 3 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $44/day when renting a car from Budget in Santa Ana.

What is the speed limit in Santa Ana?

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