San Francisco

Cheap Car Rentals in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA, United States
4 Feb — 11 Feb
Same drop-off
San Francisco, CA, United States
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San Francisco Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyDOLLAR
Price of petrol per litreAED 4.12
Average price per dayAED 62
Cheapest price per dayAED 47

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

January

AED 161

February

AED 205

March

AED 260

April

AED 304

May

AED 304

June

AED 323

July

AED 319

August

AED 286

September

AED 235

October

AED 238

November

AED 209

December

AED 231

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 hire in San Francisco

Small cars

AED 132 - AED 381

All Car Types

AED 175 - AED 554

To hire a Small car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 238/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 132/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 381/day). In fact, November is about 45% 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 29% 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 314/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 141/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 535/day). In fact, January is about 56% 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 6% 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 Large car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 350/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 174/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~AED 753/day). In fact, February is about 51% 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.

To hire a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 311/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 181/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~AED 478/day). In fact, January is about 42% 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 7% 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 Van car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 284/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 50% 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 15% 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 352/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 53% 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 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.

To hire a Convertible car in San Francisco, the United States, you would pay an average price of AED 414/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in San Francisco, the United States (~AED 202/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 678/day). In fact, November is about 52% 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 20% 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

Alamo

8.6
Very Good
406 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Enterprise

8.4
Very Good
380 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.3

Sixt

7.7
Good
130 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.5

Budget

7.2
Good
214 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.9

Thrifty

6.9
Okay
458 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

6.8

Dollar

6.8
Okay
329 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

Hertz

6.5
Okay
227 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.3

Avis

7.2
Good
75 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

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 226/day when booking a car hire in San Francisco. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 172/day from Dollar, booked on Jan. 22.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.6 rating), Alamo (8.6 rating) and Enterprise (8.4 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 4.12/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 185 and AED 267 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Dollar is one of the top picks in San Francisco. They can have you in a hire car for about AED 1,359 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 5% on your car hire. For a below average price in San Francisco, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 18 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 48% 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 5,824 a month or AED 194 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your San Francisco car hire.

What car do most people hire in San Francisco?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Full-size (Chevrolet Suburban) in San Francisco, making it the most popular option.

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