San Francisco

Cheap Car Rentals in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA, United States
1 Jul — 8 Jul
Same drop-off
San Francisco, CA, United States
Fri 1/7
Noon
Fri 8/7
Noon
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San Francisco car hires in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of petrol per litre$2.73
Average price per day$65
Cheapest price per day$51

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in San Francisco?

January

$74

February

$89

March

$113

April

$132

May

$132

June

$145

July

$154

August

$130

September

$110

October

$110

November

$105

December

$113

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in San Francisco is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Top rental agencies in San Francisco

All major car rental suppliers in San Francisco
8.6
Excellent
402 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

7.5
7.9
Good
373 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

8.4
7.2
Good
115 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

7.1
6.1
Good
194 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.1
5.2
Okay
217 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.3
5.1
Okay
311 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

5.1
5.1
Okay
442 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.0
5.4
Okay
67 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

5.6

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in San Francisco?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $103/day when booking a car hire in San Francisco. The absolute best deal a user found was for $81/day from Hertz, booked on Jun. 19.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in San Francisco?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.7 rating), Alamo (8.7 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in San Francisco.

What are gas prices like in San Francisco?

The average price of petrol in San Francisco is $2.73/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $123 and $177 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in San Francisco for a week from Avis?

From Avis you can hire a car in San Francisco from about $589 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in San Francisco for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 7% on your car hire. For a below average price in San Francisco, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in San Francisco?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For San Francisco however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

How much does it cost to rent a car in San Francisco for a month?

You can potentially save up to 34% on a month-long rental by booking with Hertz. Hertz is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in San Francisco can cost you on average $2,524 a month or $84 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car hire in San Francisco for a weekend?

$0 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in San Francisco, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to San Francisco, then opt for a Compact hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of July, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as $77/day.

What car do most people hire in San Francisco?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Class Economy Car) in San Francisco, making it the most popular option.