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Recently Booked Budget Car Rentals in California from $ 21.63/day

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

economy
  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 21.63 /day

($ 194.66 total)

Compact

(Nissan Versa Note or Similar)

compact
  • 4
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 21.64 /day

($ 64.93 total)

Intermediate

(Honda Civic or Similar)

intermediate
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.31 /day

($ 72.94 total)


Premium

(Chrysler 300 or Similar)

premium
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.54 /day

($ 711.74 total)

Fullsize

(Kia Optima or Similar)

fullsize
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 27.01 /day

($ 405.11 total)

Standard

(Hyundai Elantra or Similar)

standard
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 27.12 /day

($ 244.05 total)


Prices are based on bookings made during the previous 42 days. Price is dynamic and varies based on the date of the booking, length of rental and car class. There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

Budget Rental Car Reviews in California

Car rental rating: 4.34 out of 5 with 32 ratings

Budget

"Thanks for your help I had car trouble and needed a car fast! So thank you" CORY

(Reviewed on September 21, 2015 )

Budget

"CAR RENTALS always has the best deal ever." DYANESH

(Reviewed on September 07, 2015 )


Budget

"I have used CarRentals.com and Budget twice now in a few months and have had excellent service both times. I will always use these two companies. Thank you so much!! The staff at Budget is wonderful!!! They have always bee..." Read more STEPHANIE

(Reviewed on August 23, 2015 )

Budget

"We got bullied into buying supplemental liability insurance, and the clerk claimed it was mandatory!!! Other than that it was a good experience." BRANIMIR

(Reviewed on August 21, 2015 )


Budget

"GREAT STAFF AND WE LIKED THE CAR.. THANKS" MARIA

(Reviewed on August 17, 2015 )

Budget

"Overall very satisfied!!" MARY

(Reviewed on July 30, 2015 )


Budget

"Nathan @ The Santa Barbara, California Airport is a true proffesional.He is very kind and courteous. There were several customers at the Budget desk. Nathan greeted all customers and let them know he'd be right with them. ..." Read more OLIVIA

(Reviewed on January 20, 2015 )

Budget

"we are constantly rent one way units & have enjoyed saving using your firm Thanks for the help" ROSALIN

(Reviewed on December 18, 2014 )


Budget

"Good experience renting the big car. Easy to drive, very smooth. Will rent it again as needed. Thank you!" LILY

(Reviewed on November 20, 2014 )

Budget

"it was an overall great experience, great rate." JAMES

(Reviewed on November 14, 2014 )


Budget

"Very good experience" IRIS

(Reviewed on October 30, 2014 )

Budget

"Always find Car rentals has the best rates" BRUCE

(Reviewed on October 16, 2014 )


Budget

"The gentleman at the counter that helped me provided the most excellent of customer service! What a great asset to the Budget family!" AARON

(Reviewed on September 11, 2014 )

Budget

"VERY PLEASED WITH CarRentals.com. I HAVE USED SERVICE SEVERAL TIMES WITH EXCELLENT RESULTS. EVERYTHING WAS COMPLETED ACCORDING TO PRICE QUOTED. ALSO ABLE TO PURCHASE INSURANCE WHILE BOOKING RENTAL CAR SO EVERYTHING COMPL..." Read more THOMAS

(Reviewed on September 10, 2014 )


About Budget in California

Explore California with your very own set of rental wheels. Whether you’re traveling for a weekend business trip or need something more long term for a romantic getaway or quality time with the kids, book your Budget California car rentals today. Here on CarRentals.com, we’re proud to partner with Budget. A leader in the rental car industry, the company supplies us with their premier fleet of vehicles. So you can get behind the wheel of a cute compact for solo sojourns or rent something more spacious if you’re traveling with loved ones.
Forget waiting around for expensive cab rides and confusing buses, and book a cheap Budget rent a car in California. And when you book today on CarRentals.com, you gain access to the best deals around, guaranteed. So get started today and reserve your Budget rental cars in California, this way, you’ll have more money in your pocket to tour the state’s top attractions.