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Cheap Car Rentals in Santa Maria

Most popular company ENTERPRISE
Most common car type Economy
Average price per day $43
Cheapest price per day $27

Cheapest time to rent a car in Santa Maria

January
$53
February
$59
March
$58
April
$55
May
$54
June
$56
July
$60
August
$54
September
$48
October
$55
November
$67
December
$64
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Santa Maria is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is November. 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the absolute cheapest rental car found in Santa Maria?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $42/day when booking a rental car in Santa Maria. The absolute best deal a user found was for $27/day from Budget, booked on Feb. 16.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Santa Maria?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Santa Maria from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($36/day), Enterprise ($48/day), and Avis ($69/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Santa Maria?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (8.77 rating), Hertz (6.85 rating) and Budget (6.76 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Santa Maria.

What are gas prices like in Santa Maria?

The average gas price in Santa Maria is $2.76/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $33 and $47 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

Enterprise offers rental cars for about $324 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Santa Maria 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 23% to make it a great deal. Try to book at least 77 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 Santa Maria?

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

How much does it cost to rent a car in Santa Maria for a month?

Renting a car in Santa Maria can cost you on average $1388 a month or $46 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

Santa Maria Car Rental Directory

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avis

User Rating: 9 (Excellent)

View Avis locations in Santa Maria

3249 Skyway Drive

Santa Maria 93455

hertz

User Rating: 8 (Excellent)

View Hertz locations in Santa Maria

3249 Skyway Drive

Santa Maria 93455-0000

easirent

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Santa Maria Airport

budget

User Rating: 7.4 (Good)

View Budget locations in Santa Maria

1730 South Broadway

Santa Maria 93454

3249 Terminal Drive

Santa Maria 93455

enterprise

User Rating: 7.4 (Good)

View Enterprise locations in Santa Maria

1738 S Broadway

Santa Maria 93454-7680

3249 Terminal Drive, Ste 114

Santa Maria 93455-1820

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