Orange County

Cheap Car Rentals in Orange County

Santa Ana, CA, United States
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Orange County?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Orange County and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

January

AED 172

February

AED 187

March

AED 205

April

AED 198

May

AED 179

June

AED 205

July

AED 209

August

AED 212

September

AED 194

October

AED 190

November

AED 190

December

AED 190

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Orange County is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.

Popular car types in Orange County

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Orange County and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Economy

Economy

AED 151+

Compact

Compact

AED 153+

Intermediate

Intermediate

AED 125+

Standard

Standard

AED 134+

Full-size

Full-size

AED 141+

People carrier

People carrier

AED 306+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

AED 306+

Premium

Premium

AED 161+

Luxury

Luxury

AED 310+

Convertible

Convertible

AED 184+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

AED 144+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

AED 148+

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

AED 191+

Compare available car types for rental in Orange County

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Orange County to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

SUV

AED 142 - AED 520

All Car Types

AED 130 - AED 520

To rent a SUV in Orange County, you would pay an average price of AED 131/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Orange County (~AED 142/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~AED 520/day). In fact, September is about 7% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Orange County. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Orange County, renting a SUV saves you 23% 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.

Top rental agencies in Orange County

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Orange County known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Orange County. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.3
Very Good
205 reviews32 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.0

Dollar

7.3
Good
173 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.4

Avis

6.8
Okay
139 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.9

Budget

6.8
Okay
315 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.8

Thrifty

6.8
Okay
107 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

Hertz

6.7
Okay
473 reviews21 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.8

Alamo

7.5
Good
94 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.5

Sixt

10.0
Wonderful
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Orange County, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Orange County?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under AED 172/day when booking a car hire in Orange County. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 166/day from Dollar, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Orange County?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Orange County from the following companies over the past two weeks: Dollar (AED 125/day), Hertz (AED 191/day), and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (AED 279/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Orange County?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (9.2 rating), National (9.0 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Orange County.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Orange County for a week from Dollar?

    Dollar is one of the most popular car hire companies in Orange County, offering car hire for around AED 1,237 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Orange County for the best price?

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 26% on a hire car in Orange County. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Orange County?

    Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Orange County.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Orange County for a month?

    Our recent data shows that Dollar can potentially be 7% below the average car hire price in Orange County. Check prices and availability for Dollar and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Orange County is on average AED 5,301 a month or AED 177 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Orange County car hire.

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