California

Cheap Car Rentals in California

Los Angeles, CA, United States
10 Feb — 17 Feb
Same drop-off
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Fri 10/2
Noon
Fri 17/2
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 535,783 - Rp 973,962

Out of all the popular cities in California, San Jose is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just Rp 535,783/day. Renting a car in San Jose is 45% cheaper than renting one in Oakland where the per day rate is around Rp 973,962. Other fairly inexpensive cities in California to get a rental car in are: Los Angeles (Rp 664,484/day), San Francisco (Rp 830,382/day), and Fresno (Rp 896,742/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 664,484/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in California is Los Angeles.

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

January

Rp 595,149

February

Rp 907,603

March

Rp 981,996

April

Rp 981,996

May

Rp 862,966

June

Rp 862,966

July

Rp 922,481

August

Rp 862,966

September

Rp 773,694

October

Rp 818,330

November

Rp 743,936

December

Rp 729,058

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in California is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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.

Compare available car types for hire in California

Small cars

Rp 621,993 - Rp 1,163,602

All Car Types

Rp 915,483 - Rp 1,761,356

To hire a Small car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 882,678/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in California (~Rp 621,993/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~Rp 1,163,602/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Small car saves you 28% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Medium car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 965,186/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in California (~Rp 746,954/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~Rp 1,130,477/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Medium car saves you 21% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Large car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,370,464/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in California (~Rp 1,042,573/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~Rp 1,822,918/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Large car is 12% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,111,816/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in California (~Rp 783,909/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~Rp 1,499,446/day). In fact, October is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a SUV car saves you 9% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Van car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,368,298/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in California (~Rp 1,080,285/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~Rp 1,850,964/day). In fact, August is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Van car is 11% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Luxury car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,037,260/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in California (~Rp 952,313/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~Rp 1,972,846/day). In fact, May is about 9% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Luxury car saves you 15% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Convertible car in California, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,631,619/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in California (~Rp 876,060/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~Rp 12,796,607/day). In fact, November is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for California. When comparing with other car types available for hire in California, hiring a Convertible car is 26% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in California

All major car rental suppliers in California

Alamo

8.6
Very Good
1207 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Enterprise

7.9
Good
1537 reviews105 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.8

Dollar

7.0
Good
1675 reviews20 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.1

Thrifty

6.9
Okay
1599 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.8

Budget

6.7
Okay
1790 reviews56 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.6

Hertz

6.6
Okay
3103 reviews88 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.6

Avis

6.6
Okay
1082 reviews58 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6