Car Rentals in Santa Ana, California

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Santa Ana, CA
Jul 5 — Jul 12
Same drop-off
Santa Ana, CA
Tue 7/5
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Tue 7/12
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Best deals found for Santa Ana, California car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Santa Ana, California
Kia Stinger
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
5-door vehicles

$55/day

27 Aug - 27 Sep
Kia Stinger
Nissan Kicks
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$52/day

6 Jul - 13 Jul
Nissan Kicks
Daewoo Leganza
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

5 Jul - 5 Jul
Daewoo Leganza
Volkswagen Jetta
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

4 Jul - 4 Jul
Volkswagen Jetta
Ford F-150
or similar Pickup truck
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

5 Jul - 5 Jul
Ford F-150
Toyota Camry
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$39/day

4 Jul - 4 Jul
Toyota Camry
Toyota Rush
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$41/day

4 Jul - 4 Jul
Toyota Rush
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$40/day

3 Jul - 8 Jul
Toyota Fortuner
Renault Duster
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$37/day

3 Jul - 8 Jul
Renault Duster

Santa Ana, California car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Santa Ana that's right for you

Small Cars

$34 - $82

All Car Types

$50 - $120

The average price of a Small rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $51. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Santa Ana, the United States is in November. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just $34 per day. A Small rental is typically 33% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for Santa Ana Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $60. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Santa Ana, the United States is in September. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $37 per day. A Medium rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for Santa Ana Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $76. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Santa Ana, the United States is in January. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just $53 per day. A Large rental is typically 2% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for Santa Ana Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $70. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Santa Ana, the United States is in January. The price is 44% lower than the rest of the year at just $40 per day. A SUV rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for Santa Ana SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $95. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Santa Ana, the United States is in January. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just $56 per day. A Van rental is typically 19% more expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $97. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Santa Ana, the United States is in November. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $58 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 21% more expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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.

The average price of a Convertible rental in Santa Ana, the United States is $92. The cheapest time to rent a Convertible in Santa Ana, the United States is in January. The price is 32% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A Convertible rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average car rental in Santa Ana. The average price of a vehicle 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.

Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$33/day

3 Jul - 8 Jul
Daihatsu Sirion
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$38/day

3 Jul - 4 Jul
Ford Focus
Opel Corsa
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$42/day

24 Aug - 31 Aug
Opel Corsa

Santa Ana car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Santa Ana, California
6.1
Good
147 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.0
5.3
Okay
168 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.2

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

5.7
7.8
Good
71 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.3
6.0
Good
97 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.0
5.7
Okay
37 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.7
0.0
Horrible
45 reviews1 location
2 locations
2 locations

Quick facts about car rentals in Santa Ana

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

Most Popular Agency

United Auto Rental

Popular Car Types

Full-size, SUV, Compact

Cheapest Rental Car

$32

Most Popular Model

Chevrolet Volt
The most popular Santa Ana car rental agency found on momondo this month is United Auto Rental. Other top choices for car rental companies are Fox and Hertz
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Santa Ana in the past 72 hours: Full-size, SUV, Compact.
The lowest price for a rental car in Santa Ana is $32/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $68/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Santa Ana in the past 7 days is the Chevrolet Volt. Our users also prefer the Smart Fortwo as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Santa Ana

Nearby attractions:

Discovery Cube Orange County33.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Discovery Cube Orange County6.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Discovery Cube Orange County25.1 mi

Important information about Santa Ana car rentals

While planning your next trip to Santa Ana, we recommend that you consider renting a car for your stay. Car rentals in Santa Ana, California offer you comfort and convenience while driving around the town and even to destinations located outside the central business district. Take a trip to the Bowers Museum that is home to the collection of global arts and enjoy the opportunity to discover more about the history of the town. More interactive exhibits can be viewed at Discovery Cube, popularly known for its rotating displays of exhibitions. Consider treating your children by driving them to Adventure City, an amusement park for kids where they will enjoy a variety of outdoor activities. You will find parking locations in Santa Ana are available and accessible. Santa Ana car rental agencies are in plenty and are located in over 50 locations.

Parking lots in Santa Ana can be found throughout the town, including garages and metered spots. The I-5 in Santa Ana is one of the busiest highways that experiences a high flow of traffic, and you should avoid it during peak morning hours as well as during the evening rush hour. The option of car rentals in Santa Ana offers you the chance to spontaneously visit landmarks and sights outside the town. The downtown area of Santa Ana is a good walkable neighborhood that consists of a growing hub in arts, culture, and entertainment. Book cheap car rentals in Santa Ana through momondo to enjoy the opportunity of curating day trips and tours that do not require waiting time or delays along the road.

It is important to note that you are expected to park your car along the curb facing the direction of traffic flow. In California, one is prohibited from driving under the influence. It is also against the law in California for an individual to be using a phone while driving. This could result in a case where you are accused of committing a traffic violation. Additionally, smoking while driving is a punishable act if there is a minor in the car. Don’t forget to check out California’s Department of Motor Vehicles rules and regulations before driving cheap car rentals in Santa Ana.

Rental cars in Santa Ana, including luxury car rentals and economy car rentals, can be accessed from their rental locations around the city and the airport. You will need to submit the current driver’s license as well as a credit card. Agencies also allow non-US driver’s licenses as long as it is valid in the resident’s location. Out of state drivers of age 16 and 17 are allowed to drive in the state of California for a maximum of 10 days.


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Driving with a rental car in Santa Ana - FAQs

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

$99 is the cost of a weekend car rental in Santa Ana for July, with cheap deals starting as low as $38. Users looking for a one-week rental in Santa Ana for July saw an average deal of $67 - but quotes as low as $24 were available depending on dates and car options.

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.

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 Budget have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

The best way to enjoy the sites in Santa Ana during the month of July 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 73.4 °F and average rainfall of 0.1″ during the month of July. Renting a Convertible in Santa Ana will cost you $139/day on average.

Avis has the most locations of any rental car company in Santa Ana, CA, with 3 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $90/day when renting a car from Avis in Santa Ana, CA.

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.

In June, Santa Ana usually gets 0.1″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 68 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Santa Ana as it can help you make the best decision.

Travelers looking to leave from Santa Ana on a road trip around California or the surrounding areas during the month of June should expect temperatures around 68 °F and about 0.1″ of possible rain through the month.


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