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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Santa Barbara?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Santa Barbara and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on June 12, 2024.

January

₱2,759

February

₱3,288

March

₱3,347

April

₱3,171

May

₱3,523

June

₱3,640

July

₱3,758

August

₱3,582

September

₱3,405

October

₱3,405

November

₱3,112

December

₱3,112

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Santa Barbara 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Santa Barbara

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Santa Barbara to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on June 12, 2024.

Top rental agencies in Santa Barbara

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Santa Barbara known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Santa Barbara. Reviews were last updated on June 12, 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Santa Barbara, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Budget and Dollar. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very good
44 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.7

Budget

7.1
Good
91 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.1

Dollar

6.9
Okay
47 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

4.0

Hertz

6.0
Okay
48 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.1

Avis

8.5
Very good
23 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.2

Alamo

8.0
Very good
28 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.9

National

6.0
Okay
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

6.0

Sunnycars

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Santa Barbara, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on June 12, 2024.
  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Santa Barbara?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (8.5 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.0 rating) and Alamo (7.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Santa Barbara.

  • What are gas prices like in Santa Barbara?

    The average gas price in Santa Barbara is ₱59.31/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₱2,669 and ₱3,855 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Santa Barbara for the best price?

    Booking your car rental early can save you up to 36% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 43 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Santa Barbara.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Santa Barbara?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Santa Barbara. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • What car do most people rent in Santa Barbara?

    Nissan Rogue, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Santa Barbara according to Cheapflights users.

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