San Francisco, California Car Hire

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San Francisco, CA, United States
21 Apr — 28 Apr
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San Francisco, CA, United States
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San Francisco, California car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £34/day to hire a small car in San Francisco. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
17 May - 29 May
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£19/day
17 May - 29 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
17 May - 30 May
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£19/day
17 May - 30 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
3 May - 15 May
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£22/day
3 May - 15 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
4 May - 16 May
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£22/day
4 May - 16 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
17 May - 29 May
San Francisco
780 McDonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£24/day
17 May - 29 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
17 May - 30 May
San Francisco
780 McDonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£24/day
17 May - 30 May
See offer

When is it cheapest to hire a car in San Francisco?

All

£24 - £41

Family size

£24 - £34

Economy

£18 - £30

The cheapest time to hire a car in San Francisco, California is in January. The price is 14% lower than the rest of the year at just £25 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in March. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in January. The price of a car hire in San Francisco can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Nearby attractions:

Mission San Francisco de Asís10.2 mi
San Francisco City Hall11.1 mi
Alamo Square11.2 mi
Moscone Center11.3 mi
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge11.6 mi

Nearby attractions:

Alcatraz75.0 mi
Fisherman's Wharf75.9 mi
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge76.0 mi
Lombard Street76.3 mi
Union Square76.7 mi

Nearby attractions:

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge38.7 mi
Mission San Francisco de Asís38.9 mi
Moscone Center38.9 mi
Union Square39.4 mi
San Francisco City Hall39.4 mi

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Car Hire in San Francisco

8,924 users have looked for car hire in San Francisco with momondo in April.

What cleaning measures are being taken by San Francisco car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Many car hire companies in San Francisco have new cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. This enhanced cleaning feature is now being offered at locations such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis. Use our new search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning in San Francisco. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in San Francisco, California in May?

To hire a car for a weekend in San Francisco in May, the average price was £36 with cheaper deals starting around £17. £33 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in San Francisco, but for May it's not uncommon to see prices as low as £16, depending on your requirements.

Which car hire agency in San Francisco has the cheapest rental car prices?

Advance Car And Truck Rental typically has the cheapest daily rates in San Francisco, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay £18/day, but our users have found rates as low as £13/day for their car hire in San Francisco.

Is there a fee to cancel my San Francisco, CA car hire?

Every car hire company in San Francisco has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car hire companies in San Francisco include Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

What is the best type of car to hire in San Francisco during May?

A standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting San Francisco in May. On average, San Francisco receives 4 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 15 °C during the month of May. These conditions are well-suited for a standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in San Francisco will cost you £47/day on average.

Which car hire company in San Francisco has the most locations?

Enterprise has the most locations of any car hire company in San Francisco, CA, with 11 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around £39/day when renting a car from Enterprise in San Francisco, CA.

What is the speed limit in San Francisco, CA?

25 mph is the city speed limit for San Francisco, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for motorways around San Francisco are 75 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you hire a car in San Francisco, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

What is the weather like in San Francisco, CA in April?

During the month of April the average temperature in San Francisco is 13 °C and the expected precipitation is 36 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in San Francisco.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in April?

The climate in San Francisco during the month of April would typically not influence the type of hire car you’d want for your trip. Based on our data, momondo users do often look for specific vehicles when they are looking for a car hire in San Francisco. Price-conscious travellers looking for a San Francisco car hire option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for hire are the Ford Fiesta, the Hyundai Accent, and the Ford Focus.

Is the weather in San Francisco similar to the rest of California?

If you’re looking for a San Francisco hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of April it’s important to know that the rest of California typically has a temperature of 16 °C and will usually expect 25.1 mm of precipitation.


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