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Recently Booked San Mateo Car Rentals from $ 24.36/day

Compact

(Nissan Versa Note or Similar)

compact
  • 4
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 24.36 /day

($ 365.39 total)

Economy

(Chevrolet Spark or Similar)

economy
  • 2
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 26.90 /day

($ 188.33 total)

Intermediate

(Honda Civic or Similar)

intermediate
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 26.90 /day

($ 188.28 total)


Fullsize

(Kia Optima or Similar)

fullsize
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 38.25 /day

($ 229.48 total)

Standard

(Hyundai Elantra or Similar)

standard
  • 5
  • 2/4
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 43.58 /day

($ 130.73 total)

Standard

(Chevrolet Express or Similar)

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  • 5
  • 5
  • Auto
  • A/C
$ 118.51 /day

($ 829.58 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.

San Mateo Car Rental Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.47 out of 5 with 151 ratings

E-Z

"It wasn't immediately obvious that Ez Car was Advantage Car Rentals. This should have been clearer. Also the girl that served us wasn't very good but the guy next to her was excellent." NATALIE

(Reviewed on October 01, 2015 )

Alamo

"Kiosk Only Transaction FTW! No clerks/salespeople make for great experience." EUGENE

(Reviewed on September 26, 2015 )


Enterprise

"Great experience overall!" FAHIM

(Reviewed on September 11, 2015 )

Hertz

"We rented the car from HERTZ on 10th street (SOM)(Monday Sept 14, 2015. Special thanks to Mr. Kwai who treated us well and surprised us with a great car & a perfect service, very friendly and professional" CHRISTOPH

(Reviewed on September 11, 2015 )


Hertz

"Terrific staff, great experience." KATHY

(Reviewed on September 07, 2015 )

Thrifty

"We truly enjoyed the outstanding customer service and friendliness of the entire Thrifty staff but especially from Mr. Laurent behind the counter." MAHLIIK

(Reviewed on September 06, 2015 )


Payless

"Overall a good experience. Took extra time because the rental property was not on the airport property but other than that very satisfied" SUSAN

(Reviewed on September 04, 2015 )

Alamo

"Great service!! Called 866 number to ask about deposit, told me its 20% of my total. Went to get my rental, they did not charge a deposit. Score!! Will definitely rent from Alamo/CarRentals.com again :)" RICKELLE

(Reviewed on September 02, 2015 )


Fox

"Great as always. THANKS!" RAND

(Reviewed on September 02, 2015 )

National

"I reserved a full size vehicle and got a Passat - a very nice car and enjoyable to drive but I don't think it should be considered full sized. The fuel mileage was great so all in all it was a good experience." ASHWANI

(Reviewed on August 21, 2015 )


Advantage

"The vehicle we asked for wasn't available due to the vehicle needing service. The car we had was fine, except for a broken passenger visor mirror which wasn't discovered until after we left the parking lot. During registr..." Read more PAUL

(Reviewed on August 18, 2015 )

Enterprise

"it was not clear before picking up the car that the car would not be filled-up (fuelled), we arrived at 7am with a deadline to get to our destination and had to stop to fuel-up. Other than that a good experience." JAN

(Reviewed on August 07, 2015 )


Advantage

"Service was good and the car was clean and almost new. Excellent experience!" SCOTT

(Reviewed on August 07, 2015 )

Fox

"Edgar assisted us with the car. he was very cordial and helpful. thanks" MARY ANN

(Reviewed on July 26, 2015 )


Your Guide to San Mateo San Francisco

Enjoy exploring some little-known nooks and crannies of the San Francisco Bay Area when you pick up a car rental in San Mateo, California. This beautiful part of the Golden State is bound to become a favorite after you drive around it at your leisure.
Steer your rental car through San Mateo to the Coyote Point Recreation Area. This large public space has something for anyone who loves the outdoors; walk through several parks, rent a boat at the marina, or reserve a campsite for the ultimate family adventure. From San Mateo, you also have easy access to San Francisco itself—it’s just 20 miles north on the 101. Once there, spend some quality time exploring Pier 39 and other parts of the City by the Bay.
Get a taste of NorCal when you rent a car in San Mateo, California. Ready to save some money? Explore a variety of affordable vehicles here on CarRentals.com and select the perfect car rental for your trip. San Mateo is calling!

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Enterprise car rental locations in San Mateo

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Budget car rental locations in San Mateo

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Avis car rental locations in San Mateo

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Hertz car rental locations in San Mateo

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