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San Diego Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyPACIFICRENTACAR
Price of gas per gallon$4.50
Average price per day$62
Cheapest price per day$25

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

January

$47

February

$62

March

$71

April

$67

May

$56

June

$66

July

$69

August

$59

September

$51

October

$61

November

$62

December

$62

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

All major car rental suppliers in San Diego
7.5
Good
306 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4
6.4
Good
124 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.1
6.3
Good
236 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2
5.9
Okay
526 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.8
3.9
Mediocre
139 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.5

Comfort

4.3

Overall

3.7

Pick-up/drop-off

3.7

Value

3.9
3.6
Mediocre
211 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.5

Comfort

4.3

Overall

3.5

Pick-up/drop-off

3.4

Value

3.8
5.8
Okay
61 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.9
7.8
Good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.7

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in San Diego?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $62/day when booking a rental car in San Diego. The best deal a user found was for $25/day from E-Z Rent-A-Car, booked on Jul. 28.

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

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in San Diego from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($31/day), MEXRENTACAR ($32/day), and U-Save ($35/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Silvercar (9.6 rating), National (8.8 rating) and Alamo (8.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in San Diego.

What are gas prices like in San Diego?

The average gas price in San Diego is $4.50/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $54 and $77 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in San Diego for a week from Pacific Rent A Car?

From Pacific Rent A Car you can rent a car in San Diego from about $205 per week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards 18% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 90 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in San Diego.

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

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in San Diego. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

Our recent data shows that E-Z Rent-A-Car can potentially be 56% below the average car rental price in San Diego. Check prices and availability for E-Z Rent-A-Car and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in San Diego is on average $878 a month or $29 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your San Diego car rental.

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

$92 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in San Diego, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to San Diego, then opt for a Intermediate rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of June, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $71/day.

What car do most people rent in San Diego?

The most popular car to rent while in San Diego is the Toyota Corolla, which is a Intermediate vehicle.