San Francisco

Cheap Car Rentals in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA, United States
30 Sep — 7 Oct
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San Francisco, CA, United States
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San Francisco Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of petrol per litreAED 4.93
Average price per dayAED 66
Cheapest price per dayAED 45

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

January

AED 172

February

AED 205

March

AED 260

April

AED 304

May

AED 304

June

AED 323

July

AED 319

August

AED 286

September

AED 242

October

AED 253

November

AED 242

December

AED 260

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.

Popular Car Types in San Francisco

Compare available car types for hire in San Francisco

Small cars

AED 106 - AED 381

All Car Types

AED 137 - AED 554

To hire a Small car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 216/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 106/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 381/day). In fact, November is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Small car saves you 33% 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 hire a Medium car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 288/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 133/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 535/day). In fact, January is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Medium car saves you 10% 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 Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 339/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 139/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~AED 753/day). In fact, January is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Large car is 6% 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. Here are the best San Francisco Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 287/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 150/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~AED 517/day). In fact, November is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a SUV car saves you 10% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 262/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 143/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 777/day). In fact, March is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Van 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.

To hire a Luxury car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 332/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 168/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~AED 1,040/day). In fact, October is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Luxury car is 4% 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 hire a Convertible car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 366/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 162/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 678/day). In fact, November is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for San Francisco. When comparing with other car types available for hire in San Francisco, hiring a Convertible car is 13% 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.

Top rental agencies in San Francisco

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

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

7.7
7.7
Good
375 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.2
7.3
Good
122 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.3
6.1
Good
207 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.1
4.9
Okay
454 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

4.9
4.8
Okay
221 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.3

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.1
4.8
Okay
321 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.7

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

4.9
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

Best San Francisco Car Rental Deals Found

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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 AED 242/day when booking a car hire in San Francisco. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 165/day from Dollar, booked on Sep. 18.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in San Francisco?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in San Francisco from the following companies over the past two weeks: Thrifty (AED 133/day), Dollar (AED 135/day), and Sixt (AED 143/day).

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 car hire companies in San Francisco.

What are gas prices like in San Francisco?

The average price of petrol in San Francisco is AED 4.93/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 221 and AED 320 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Budget is one of the top picks in San Francisco. They can have you in a hire car for about AED 1,580 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 6% on your car hire. For a below average price in San Francisco, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 19 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?

Our recent data shows that Dollar can potentially be 50% below the average car hire price in San Francisco. Check prices and availability for Dollar and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in San Francisco is on average AED 6,770 a month or AED 226 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your San Francisco car hire.

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

For a weekend car hire in San Francisco, you can expect the average price to be around AED 0. Usually a Compact hire in San Francisco is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Compact for October, it will cost approximately AED 0 per day.

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