Santa Monica Car Rentals

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Santa Monica, CA
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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 $51/day to rent a small car in Santa Monica. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Mar 12 - Apr 11
Santa Monica
1027 Broadway
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$23/day
Mar 12 - Apr 11
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Mar 12 - Apr 11
Santa Monica
1027 Broadway
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$23/day
Mar 12 - Apr 11
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Mar 15 - Apr 14
Santa Monica
1901, Ocean Avenue
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$25/day
Mar 15 - Apr 14
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Mar 13 - Apr 12
Santa Monica
2519 Lincoln Blvd.
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$26/day
Mar 13 - Apr 12
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Mar 13 - Apr 12
Santa Monica
1426 Santa Monica Blvd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$26/day
Mar 13 - Apr 12
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Mar 15 - Apr 14
Santa Monica
1901, Ocean Avenue
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$27/day
Mar 15 - Apr 14
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Santa Monica?

All

$26 - $57

Family size

$45 - $76

Economy

$27 - $36

The cheapest time to rent a car in Santa Monica is in June. The price is 14% lower than the rest of the year at just $31 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 October. The price of a car rental in Santa Monica 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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Los Angeles Airport

Los Angeles, California

Nearby attractions:

Original Muscle Beach6.7 mi
Will Rogers State Beach9.8 mi
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport

Santa Ana, California

Nearby attractions:

Original Muscle Beach42.6 mi
Will Rogers State Beach45.7 mi
Burbank Bob Hope Airport

Burbank, California

Nearby attractions:

Will Rogers State Beach15.2 mi
Original Muscle Beach15.4 mi

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Car Rental in Santa Monica

2,314 people have been looking for a car to rent in Santa Monica in February.

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

Enterprise, Avis, and Sixt are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Santa Monica. 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 Monica 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 Monica in March?

For March in Santa Monica, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $51 - but some users found deals as low as $22. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $13, with more options around the $31 mark.

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

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Santa Monica car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Santa Monica offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to rent in Santa Monica during March?

Renting a Standard car in Santa Monica during the month of March is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 59 °F and precipitation around 0.7″ during March, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Santa Monica will cost you $61/day on average.

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

Enterprise has 5 locations. momondo users can expect to pay $39/day on average when renting from these locations.

What is the speed limit in Santa Monica?

25 mph is the city speed limit for Santa Monica, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centers. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around Santa Monica are 75 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you rent a car in Santa Monica, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

What is the weather like in Santa Monica, CA in February?

Those looking for a rental car in Santa Monica during the month of February should expect temperatures to be around 57.2 °F and should expect around 3.3″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

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

The weather in Santa Monica during February would likely not impact the type of rental car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Santa Monica car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Santa Monica car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Hyundai Accent, the Chevrolet Spark, and the Ford Focus.

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

If you’re looking for a Santa Monica rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of February it’s important to know that the rest of California typically has a temperature of 53.6 °F and will usually expect 3″ of precipitation.


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