California

Cheap Car Rentals in California

Los Angeles, CA, United States
18 Aug — 25 Aug
Same drop-off
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Thu 18-8
Noon
Thu 25-8
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

S$ 29 - S$ 223

Out of all the popular cities in California, San Francisco is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just S$ 29/day. Renting a car in San Francisco is 87% cheaper than renting one in Fresno where the per day rate is around S$ 223. Other fairly inexpensive cities in California to get a rental car in are: Los Angeles (S$ 38/day), San Jose (S$ 49/day), and Long Beach (S$ 51/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 S$ 38/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

S$ 65

February

S$ 83

March

S$ 90

April

S$ 90

May

S$ 79

June

S$ 79

July

S$ 86

August

S$ 93

September

S$ 81

October

S$ 90

November

S$ 90

December

S$ 92

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in California is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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
8.0
Excellent
1075 reviews11 locations
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Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.7
6.5
Good
1373 reviews101 locations
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Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.5
5.6
Okay
2704 reviews83 locations
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Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.4

Value

5.8
5.6
Okay
1473 reviews54 locations
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Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.7
5.0
Okay
1522 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

5.4
4.9
Okay
1459 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.8

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.2
6.2
Good
576 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.2
5.3
Okay
270 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.1

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

5.9

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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 S$ 99/day when booking a car hire in California. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 54/day from U-Save, booked on Jul. 28.

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 (8.3 rating) and National (8.1 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 S$ 1.63/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 73 and S$ 105 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 S$ 537 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in California?

Yes, renting a vehicle in California for a month is certainly possible.

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

You can potentially save up to 79% on a month-long rental by booking with U-Save. U-Save is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in California can cost you on average S$ 2,301 a month or S$ 77 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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