California

Cheap Car Rentals in California

Los Angeles, CA, United States
3 Jul — 10 Jul
Same drop-off
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Sun 3/7
Noon
Sun 10/7
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in California?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in California

Price

Rp 744,331 - Rp 1,326,812

Out of all the popular cities in California, San Francisco is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just Rp 744,331/day. Renting a car in San Francisco is 44% cheaper than renting one in San Diego where the per day rate is around Rp 1,326,812. Other fairly inexpensive cities in California to get a rental car in are: Fresno (Rp 893,286/day), Los Angeles (Rp 1,017,045/day), and San Diego (Rp 1,326,812/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Los Angeles should expect to spend around Rp 1,017,045/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in California is Los Angeles.

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in California?

January

Rp 711,427

February

Rp 904,105

March

Rp 978,212

April

Rp 978,212

May

Rp 859,641

June

Rp 993,033

July

Rp 1,185,712

August

Rp 1,007,855

September

Rp 874,462

October

Rp 978,212

November

Rp 978,212

December

Rp 993,033

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in California 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.

Top rental agencies in California

All major car rental suppliers in California
7.0
Good
1172 reviews83 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.9
5.4
Okay
2195 reviews67 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

5.6
5.4
Okay
1132 reviews43 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.5
4.9
Okay
1250 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.7

Value

5.2
4.7
Okay
1216 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

5.8

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.1
7.7
Good
797 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.1
6.1
Good
519 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.0
5.2
Okay
689 reviews44 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.4

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in California?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under Rp 1,217,877/day when booking a car hire in California. The absolute best deal a user found was for Rp 829,986/day from Hertz, booked on Jun. 19.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in California?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in California from the following companies over the past two weeks: Fox (Rp 606,788/day), Sixt (Rp 710,983/day), and Thrifty (Rp 854,750/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Silvercar (9.1 rating), Alamo (8.2 rating) and National (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in California.

What are gas prices like in California?

The average price of petrol in California is Rp 20,305.33/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between Rp 913,739 and Rp 1,319,846 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in California for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the top picks in California. They can have you in a hire car for about Rp 9,026,580 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in California for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 5% on your car hire. For a below average price in California, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in California?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in California.

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

Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 64% below the average car hire price in California. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in California is on average Rp 38,685,340 a month or Rp 1,289,511 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your California car hire.

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