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Cheap car rentals in San Diego, California

San Diego Car Rental Deals from $11.12 /day

Fullsize

( VW Passat or Similar )

Fullsize car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 11.12 /day

( $ 33.37 total )

Standard

( Toyota Prius or Similar )

Standard car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 15.34 /day

( $ 46.04 total )

Special

( Kia Soul or Similar )

Special car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 18.00 /day

( $ 54.00 total )


Premium

( Chrysler 300 or Similar )

Premium car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 4-5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 32.74 /day

( $ 98.24 total )

Standard

( Hyundai Santa Fe Awd 7 Pass or Similar )

Standard car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 35.42 /day

( $ 106.28 total )

Premium

( Chevy Camaro Convertible Simliar or Similar )

Premium car in San Diego
  • 5
  • 5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 37.37 /day

( $ 112.11 total )


San Diego Rental Car Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.46 out of 5 with 158 ratings

Enterprise

"Great experience, except for Enterprise phone operator, sounded like he was new and had no ..." Read more

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Thrifty

"Nicole at the San Diego Airport Thrifty office was wonderful. She should be commended for h..." Read more

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Fox

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Payless

"This experience was the BEST that I've ever had with car rentals. When the shuttle wasn't ..." Read more

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Fox

"Great cars, excellent pricing, good customer service ,close to the airport with prompt shuttles"

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Airport

"The best experience I have ever had with dealing with a vehicle renting facility. Only sugg..." Read more

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Fox

"I am very satisfied with the experience I had with my rental. Thank you !"

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Dollar

"Very satisfied"

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Avis

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Firefly

"Wanted a Ford Focus but got a Mitsubishi with a small 9 gallon tank. Other than that everyt..." Read more

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Alamo

"Great service and product"

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Fox

"Very satisfied with the rental. I have already booked another rental. I would appreciate..." Read more

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Fox

"Good experience."

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Alamo

"Have always had a great experience with Alamo. CarRentals.com super easy to use and great prices."

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Your Guide to San Diego, CA

San Diego combines the interests of every member of the family into one beautiful location. History lovers or those with an interest in the military can visit the U.S.S. Midway. Young ones can go to LEGOLAND® or the San Diego Zoo. There are numerous museums and galleries for those who enjoy culture. Of course, there are also numerous beaches for whale watching, water sports, or soaking up the sun. When you plan your trip to San Diego, reserve a cheap car rental through us here at CarRentals.com instead of leaving your vacation up to the whims of public transit.

America’s Finest City

The city of San Diego is named after the flagship of Spanish explorer Sebastián Vizcaíno; his vessel, the San Diego, dropped anchor in what became San Diego Bay. Spanish influence continued until 1821, when Mexico—which then included San Diego—won its independence. The Mexican period extended until 1848, where, after several skirmishes, San Diego and several other locations were ceded to the United States. By the early 1870s, San Diego’s easily accessible harbor made it a commercially viable seaport. The military established a firm foothold in the area by the 1930s, which has helped contribute to the growth of the city ever since.

Sandy Fun in San Diego

There are many San Diego attractions that are available for free, but you’ll have to drive to get to them. Beautiful La Jolla Cove is just 13 miles north of downtown San Diego, where you can spend a day at the beach sunning yourself. Head back to the city proper to enjoy outdoor music, some shopping, people-watching at downtown’s Seaport Village. Ready to breathe in the area’s history? Take a tour of nearby Old Town San Diego, or steer your car rental along the legendary 59-Mile Scenic Drive. This is the easiest way to see some of San Diego’s most beautiful neighborhoods and scenery, simply make sure you’ve got your camera handy.

Have Car, Will Travel

If you would like to stay within San Diego city or even county lines, CarRentals.com is here to help you out. Rental cars in San Diego, CA are far less expensive than public transportation, private shuttles, or taxi rides. This is especially true if you plan a day trip to quaint Julian, located 60 miles north of the city. A car rental lets you operate on your own timetable no matter where you start and end your trip.

Fun in the Sun

San Diego isn’t referred to as “America’s Finest City” for nothing. It enjoys warm summers, mild winters, and 9 to 13 inches of rain per year. No matter when you visit, you can expect clear skies and warm weather, as San Diego boasts over 200 days that reach into the 70s or higher. In the summer, temperatures are typically in the 70s and 80s, though several days may spike into the 90s and low 100s. In the winter, temperatures tend to sit firmly in the 60s, though there are occasional drops into the 50s. In winter, bring a coat—but be ready to remove it, as the constant sunshine tends to burn off the morning chill.

Just Drive

When you rent a car in San Diego, the entire city opens up for you to explore. When you book your rental car through us here at CarRentals.com, you can use the money you save to buy souvenirs, have a nice meal, or even spend an extra day at the beach. What you do is up to you, but the team at CarRentals.com will make sure you have a cheap car rental you and your vacation budget are excited about.

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A Plus car rental locations in San Diego

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Dollar car rental locations in San Diego

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Thrifty car rental locations in San Diego

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Enterprise car rental locations in San Diego

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Budget car rental locations in San Diego

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Avis car rental locations in San Diego

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National car rental locations in San Diego

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Alamo car rental locations in San Diego

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E-Z car rental locations in San Diego

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U-Save car rental locations in San Diego

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Hertz car rental locations in San Diego

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ACE car rental locations in San Diego

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Fox car rental locations in San Diego

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Airport car rental locations in San Diego

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Payless car rental locations in San Diego

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Pacific car rental locations in San Diego

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Advantage car rental locations in San Diego

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Midway car rental locations in San Diego

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Firefly car rental locations in San Diego

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