California

Cheap Car Rentals in California

Los Angeles, CA, United States
Oct 5 — Oct 12
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Los Angeles, CA, United States
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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in California?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in California

Price

₱1,747 - ₱5,621

Out of all the popular cities in California, Los Angeles is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₱1,747/day. Renting a car in Los Angeles is 69% cheaper than renting one in San Luis Obispo where the per day rate is around ₱5,621. Other fairly inexpensive cities in California to get a rental car in are: San Francisco (₱1,749/day), Santa Ana (₱2,356/day), and San Jose (₱2,393/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in San Francisco should expect to spend around ₱1,749/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in California is San Francisco.

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

January

₱2,834

February

₱3,601

March

₱3,897

April

₱3,897

May

₱3,424

June

₱3,424

July

₱3,660

August

₱3,424

September

₱3,129

October

₱3,897

November

₱3,897

December

₱3,956

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

Small Cars

₱2,751 - ₱6,171

All Car Types

₱4,002 - ₱6,421

To rent a Small car in California, you would pay an average price of ₱4,326/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in California (~₱2,751/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~₱6,171/day). In fact, November is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for California. When comparing with other car types available for rental in California, renting a Small car saves you 22% 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. Here are the best California Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in California, you would pay an average price of ₱5,149/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in California (~₱3,544/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~₱8,219/day). In fact, November is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for California. When comparing with other car types available for rental in California, renting a Medium car saves you 7% 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. Here are the best California Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in California, you would pay an average price of ₱5,374/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in California (~₱3,007/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~₱10,092/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for California. When comparing with other car types available for rental in California, renting a Large car saves you 2% 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. Here are the best California Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in California, you would pay an average price of ₱5,560/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in California (~₱3,485/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~₱8,299/day). In fact, September is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for California. When comparing with other car types available for rental in California, renting a SUV car is 2% 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 rent a Van car in California, you would pay an average price of ₱5,799/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in California (~₱3,705/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~₱11,609/day). In fact, November is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for California. When comparing with other car types available for rental in California, renting a Van car is 6% 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.

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Top rental agencies in California

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6.6
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1242 reviews103 locations
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7.0

Comfort

7.0

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6.6

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6.7

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Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.3

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5.3

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5.2

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5.6
5.2
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6.4

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6.4

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5.2

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5.5

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5.4
4.9
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1371 reviews9 locations
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Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

5.4
4.8
Okay
1397 reviews12 locations
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Cleanliness

6.2

Comfort

5.9

Overall

4.7

Pick-up/drop-off

4.5

Value

5.1
8.0
Excellent
936 reviews10 locations
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Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

7.6
6.2
Good
585 reviews13 locations
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Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

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Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

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6.2
5.3
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809 reviews52 locations
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6.5

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in California?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₱3,144/day when booking a rental car in California. The best deal a user found was for ₱2,008/day from Advance Car And Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

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: GREEN MOTION (₱2,248/day), Budget (₱2,266/day), and Sixt (₱2,922/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.3 rating), National (8.1 rating) and Carl's (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in California.

What are gas prices like in California?

The average gas price in California is ₱61.41/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₱2,763 and ₱3,992 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

From Hertz you can rent a car in California from about ₱25,675 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent 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 8% on your car rental. For a below average price in California, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 21 days in advance.

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?

Advance Car And Truck Rental currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 70% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in California. Typically, a monthly car rental in California can be found for ₱110,035. You can find car rental deals to be on average ₱3,668 a day.

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