San Francisco

Cheap Car Rentals in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA, United States
13 Oct — 20 Oct
Same drop-off
San Francisco, CA, United States
Thu 13/10
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Thu 20/10
Noon
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San Francisco Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per litre33,174 ₫
Average price per day94 ₫
Cheapest price per day48 ₫

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

January

1,121,718 ₫

February

1,336,515 ₫

March

1,694,510 ₫

April

1,980,906 ₫

May

1,980,906 ₫

June

2,100,238 ₫

July

2,076,372 ₫

August

1,861,575 ₫

September

1,551,312 ₫

October

1,646,778 ₫

November

1,575,179 ₫

December

1,694,510 ₫

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in San Francisco is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in San Francisco

Small Cars

758,711 ₫ - 3,294,152 ₫

All Car Types

1,002,147 ₫ - 3,572,023 ₫

To rent a Small car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of 1,166,058 ₫/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in San Francisco, the United States (~758,711 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~3,294,152 ₫/day). In fact, April is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in San Francisco, renting a Small car saves you 24% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Medium car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of 1,589,122 ₫/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in San Francisco, the United States (~1,002,147 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~3,311,455 ₫/day). In fact, September is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in San Francisco, renting a Medium car is 5% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of 1,255,564 ₫/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States (~1,337,708 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~4,023,866 ₫/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for rental in San Francisco, renting a SUV car saves you 18% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best San Francisco SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Top rental agencies in San Francisco

All major car rental suppliers in San Francisco
8.7
Excellent
404 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

7.6
7.7
Good
376 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.2
7.3
Good
123 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.3
6.1
Good
209 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.1
4.9
Okay
454 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

4.9
4.8
Okay
322 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.1
4.6
Okay
222 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.8
5.4
Okay
73 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

5.9

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in San Francisco?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under 2,239,936 ₫/day when booking a rental car in San Francisco. The best deal a user found was for 1,136,781 ₫/day from Thrifty, booked on Oct. 2.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.0 rating), Alamo (8.6 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in San Francisco.

What are gas prices like in San Francisco?

The average gas price in San Francisco is 33,174 ₫/liter over the past month, costing you anywhere between 1,492,840 ₫ and 2,156,324 ₫ to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in San Francisco for a week from Hertz?

From Hertz you can rent a car in San Francisco from about 12,543,198 ₫ per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in San Francisco it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 5%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 20 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in San Francisco.

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

Prices can be as low as 53,756,564 ₫ if you consider booking with Thrifty. That price represents savings of 43% compared to the San Francisco average. The monthly cost of a car rental in San Francisco is on average 53,756,564 ₫ (1,791,886 ₫/day).

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

For a weekend car rental in San Francisco, you can expect the average price to be around 0 ₫. Usually a Economy rental in San Francisco is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Economy for November, it will cost approximately 1,981,862 ₫ per day.

What car do most people rent in San Francisco?

Class Intermediate SUV, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at San Francisco according to Cheapflights users.