Car Rentals Santa Maria, California

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Santa Maria, CA
Sep 23 — Sep 30
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Santa Maria, CA
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$46/day

21 Oct - 23 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$50/day

23 Oct - 24 Oct
Audi A3
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Budget

$46/day

23 Oct - 24 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$55/day

9 Oct - 10 Oct
Audi A3
Audi A3
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$61/day

2 Oct - 5 Oct
Audi A3

Santa Maria, California car rental deals found on momondo

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Small Cars

$44 - $102

All Car Types

$51 - $92

The average price of a Small rental in Santa Maria, United States is $57. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Santa Maria, United States is in September. The price is 23% lower than the rest of the year at just $44 per day. A Small rental is typically 23% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Santa Maria, United States is $58. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Santa Maria, United States is in March. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $38 per day. A Medium rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Santa Maria, United States is $71. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Santa Maria, United States is in May. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $43 per day. A Large rental is typically 5% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Santa Maria, United States is $85. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Santa Maria, United States is in March. The price is 56% lower than the rest of the year at just $38 per day. A SUV rental is typically 13% more expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Santa Maria, United States is $67. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Santa Maria, United States is in September. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $80 per day. A Van rental is typically 9% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Santa Maria, United States is $43. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Santa Maria, United States is in January. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $68 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 42% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Convertible rental in Santa Maria, United States is $56. The cheapest time to rent a Convertible in Santa Maria, United States is in September. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $73 per day. A Convertible rental is typically 23% less expensive than the average car rental in Santa Maria. The average price of a vehicle rental in Santa Maria 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 Maria Convertible rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$46/day

21 Oct - 23 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Budget

$46/day

23 Oct - 24 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

$51/day

9 Oct - 10 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

Santa Maria Car Rental Directory

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17 reviews1 location
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Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.8

Value for money

8.7
6.6
Good
20 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.3

Value for money

6.4
8.1
Excellent
13 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.2

Value for money

8.3
7.3
Good
10 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.2

Value for money

7.1
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum49.2 mi
Natural History Museum49.4 mi

Nearby attractions:

Natural History Museum23.1 mi
Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum23.3 mi

Nearby attractions:

Natural History Museum84.6 mi
Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum84.7 mi

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Car Rental in Santa Maria

125 people have been looking for a car to rent in Santa Maria in September.

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

Avis, Budget, and Hertz are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Santa Maria. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Santa Maria offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. 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 Maria, California in October?

For October in Santa Maria, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $58 - but some users found deals as low as $29. $75 is a normal deal for a week-long rental in Santa Maria, but for October it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $27, depending on your requirements.

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

Enterprise typically has the cheapest daily rates in Santa Maria, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay $48/day, but our users have found rates as low as $25/day for their rental car in Santa Maria.

Is there a fee to cancel my Santa Maria, CA car rental?

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

What is the best type of car to rent in Santa Maria during October?

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Santa Maria in October. On average, Santa Maria receives 1.3″ 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 Santa Maria will cost you $88/day on average.

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

Enterprise is very popular in Santa Maria, CA, as they have more locations than any other car rental company. You can find 4 locations in the city of Santa Maria, CA, and can expect to pay about $48/day for your rental car in Santa Maria, CA.

What is the speed limit in Santa Maria, CA?

Santa Maria’s speed limit is 25 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Santa Maria is 75 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

What car do most people rent in Santa Maria?

The Ford Fiesta is the most popular car to rent in Santa Maria, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Ford Fiesta rentals for as low as $23/day in Santa Maria, though on average you can expect prices to be around $46/day. Another popular car to rent in Santa Maria is the Ford Focus for an average of $61/day, and deals as low as $27/day.

What car rental company has the Chrysler 300 in Santa Maria?

At the moment, Hertz has the Chrysler 300 available for rent in Santa Maria for $143 per day on average. Keep in mind that availability for Chrysler 300 rentals in Santa Maria can change quickly.

What is the weather like in Santa Maria, California, CA in September?

In September, Santa Maria usually gets 0.2″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 62.6 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Santa Maria as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in September?

Temperatures in Santa Maria are usually high during September so momondo would recommend renting a convertible to take advantage of the nice weather.

Is the weather in Santa Maria similar to the rest of California?

Those looking to rent a car in Santa Maria for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in California during the month of September usually is around 69.8 °F with 0.2″ of possible rain.


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