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Cheap Car Rentals in San Diego

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per gallon$2.84
Average price per day$43
Cheapest price per day$14

Cheapest time to rent a car in San Diego

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

Best San Diego Car Rental Deals Found on Cheapflights

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the absolute cheapest rental car found in San Diego?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $43/day when booking a rental car in San Diego. The absolute best deal a user found was for $14/day from Ace, booked on Jul. 28.

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 (8.9 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 $2.84/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $34 and $49 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in this area. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $343 per week.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 12% to make it a great deal. Try to book at least 11 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

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.

San Diego Car Rental Directory

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Small Car Rentals in San Diego

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Luxury Car Rentals in San Diego

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Van Rentals in San Diego

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