San Francisco, California Car Hire

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San Francisco, CA, United States
11 Mar — 18 Mar
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San Francisco, CA, United States
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San Francisco, California car hire deals found on momondo

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Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $62/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
2/4-door vehicles
$41/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
780 N McDonnell Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$41/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
780 N McDonnell Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$41/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$45/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
780 McDonnell Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$45/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$47/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
Please Go To Fox Counter
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$47/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$50/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
Please Go To Fox Counter
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$50/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$63/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
San Francisco
780 Mcdonnell Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$63/day
28 Mar - 27 Apr
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in San Francisco?

All

$35 - $84

Family size

$45 - $96

Economy

$37 - $52

The cheapest time to hire a car in San Francisco, California is in January. The price is 11% lower than the rest of the year at just $44 per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. 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

San Francisco Airport

San Francisco, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Mission Dolores Park15.9 km
Moscone Center18.1 km
Union Square18.7 km
Fisherman's Wharf21.0 km
Sacramento Intl Airport

Sacramento, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Fisherman's Wharf122.1 km
Union Square123.4 km
Moscone Center123.5 km
Mission Dolores Park126.9 km
San Jose Airport

San Jose, California, United States

Nearby attractions:

Mission Dolores Park62.2 km
Moscone Center62.7 km
Union Square63.4 km
Fisherman's Wharf65.6 km

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Car Hire in San Francisco

1,178 people have been looking for a car to hire in San Francisco in March.

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

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in San Francisco in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available 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 April?

For April in San Francisco, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was $69 - but some users found deals as low as $38. For a week-long hire, the lowest price was $32, with more options around the $60 mark.

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

The majority of the San Francisco car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in San Francisco such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

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

With temperatures averaging 14 °C and precipitation usually 14 mm during April, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to San Francisco. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of April and is a popular choice for travellers heading to San Francisco. Hiring a Standard in San Francisco will cost you $78/day on average.

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

Enterprise is the car hire company with the most locations in San Francisco, CA. At those 11 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $57 in San Francisco, CA.

What is the speed limit in San Francisco, CA?

If you are hiring a vehicle in San Francisco, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 40 km/h, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around San Francisco will generally have a speed limit of 120 km/h. If you are travelling on a motorway in San Francisco, then the speed limit is 120 km/h.

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

During the month of March the average temperature in San Francisco is 13 °C and the expected precipitation is 72 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 March?

The weather in San Francisco during March would likely not impact the type of hire car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a San Francisco car hire. 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 Toyota Corolla, and the Toyota RAV4.

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

The climate in California during March is usually 14 °C with an expected 64.3 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from San Francisco on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.


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