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Car hires in San Jose, California

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Best deals found for San Jose, California car hire

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Economy$58/day
Compact$93/day
Intermediate$96/day
Standard$103/day
Full-size$88/day
Full-size SUV$141/day
Premium$93/day
Luxury$84/day
Standard SUV$88/day
Intermediate SUV$93/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Car hire insight and trends in San Jose

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in San Jose

What is the cheapest car hire agency in San Jose?

The cheapest car hire in San Jose are generally found through Dollar. When booking with Dollar, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $50/day. The average price to hire a car in San Jose is $60/day.

What car hire company in San Jose has the most locations?

Hertz has the most locations of any car hire company in San Jose, with 11 locations.

What car do most people hire in San Jose?

For an average of $106/day (and as low as $54/day), Honda HR-V hire in San Jose is the most popular car among our users. Hiring the BMW 3 Series in San Jose for $94/day on average ($93/day for a cheap deal) is another popular choice.

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Small cars

$58 - $130

All Car Types

$70 - $162

The average price of a small car hire in San Jose, the United States is $87. The cheapest time to hire a small car in San Jose, the United States is in September. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $58 per day. A small car rental is typically 18% less expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle hire in San Jose can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San Jose small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in San Jose, the United States is $92. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in San Jose, the United States is in November. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just $65 per day. A medium car rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle hire in San Jose can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San Jose medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in San Jose, the United States is $121. The cheapest time to hire a large car in San Jose, the United States is in September. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $73 per day. A large car rental is typically 14% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle hire in San Jose can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San Jose large car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in San Jose, the United States is $113. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in San Jose, the United States is in January. The price is 45% lower than the rest of the year at just $63 per day. A SUV rental is typically 8% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle hire in San Jose can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San Jose SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car hire in San Jose, the United States is $127. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in San Jose, the United States is in December. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $93 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average rental car in San Jose. The average price of a vehicle hire in San Jose can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$58/day

16 Jun - 18 Jun
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$93/day

16 Jun - 18 Jun
Toyota Corolla
Toyota Yaris Cross
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$95/day

16 Jun - 18 Jun
Toyota Yaris Cross

San Jose car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in San Jose, California

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
168 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.9
Good
122 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.7

Dollar

7.5
Good
116 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.6

Hertz

6.3
Okay
184 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.3

Avis

6.9
Okay
39 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

7.2

Budget

6.5
Okay
96 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.3

Europcar

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.1

Airport Van

5.6
Fair
18 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.0

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.3

Quick facts about car hire in San Jose

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in San Jose

Most Popular Agency

Dollar

Popular Car Types

Compact, Intermediate, SUV

Cheapest Hire Car

$63

Most Popular Model

Honda HR-V
The most popular San Jose car hire agency found on momondo this month is Dollar. Other top choices for car hire companies are Thrifty and Budget
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in San Jose in the past 72 hours: Compact, Intermediate, SUV.
The lowest price for a car hire in San Jose is $63/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $82/day.
The most popular car model to hire in San Jose in the past 7 days is the Honda HR-V. Our users also prefer the BMW 3 Series as an alternative.

Driving with a car hire in San Jose - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in San Jose so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

Is there a fee to cancel my San Jose, California car hire?

When you hire a car in San Jose, popular agencies such as Fox, Hertz, and Alamo will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in San Jose, we can help you find the cheapest car to hire for your upcoming trip.

What is the speed limit in San Jose, California?

San Jose’s speed limit is 40 km/h when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighbourhoods. The suburban speed limit in San Jose is 120 km/h and the speed limit for motorways is 120 km/h. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

What car hire company has the BMW 3 Series in San Jose?

What is the weather like in San Jose, CA in May?

Typically, the weather in San Jose through the month of May is 17 °C and the expected precipitation is 13 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

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

The climate in California during May is usually 17 °C with an expected 11.5 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from San Jose on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in San Jose?

Prices for cars in San Jose are updated daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in San Jose?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in San Jose?

Age requirements for drivers vary depending on the country, including San Jose. In several EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. Generally, to hire a car overseas, you must be at least 21 years old, and if you're under 25, you may be charged a young driver surcharge. It's recommended that you review the policy of your preferred hire company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in San Jose?

To hire a car in San Jose, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in San Jose?

You should book a car hire in San Jose using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in San Jose?

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in San Jose, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Does momondo show car hire deals in San Jose with free cancellation?

Yes momondo does have a filter to only highlight car hire deals which offer free cancellation. This filter is available for all car hire searches on momondo including those for cars in San Jose.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in San Jose on momondo?

momondo specifically allows you to search for car hire in San Jose with fair fuel policies.

Can I find a car hire in San Jose which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo can show you specific deals which include enhanced cleaning on car hire in San Jose.

Can I search for car hire in San Jose with unlimited mileage on momondo?

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in San Jose.


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