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San Ysidro Car Rental 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 idea what he was doing."

(Reviewed on October 05, 2015 )

Thrifty

"Nicole at the San Diego Airport Thrifty office was wonderful. She should be commended for her professional yet friendly demeanor."

(Reviewed on September 25, 2015 )


Fox

"Thanks a lot."

(Reviewed on September 23, 2015 )

Payless

"This experience was the BEST that I've ever had with car rentals. When the shuttle wasn't immediately available, I was given an alternative form of travel within seconds. I was able to add an additional driver within a f..." Read more

(Reviewed on September 22, 2015 )


Fox

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

(Reviewed on September 20, 2015 )

Airport

"The best experience I have ever had with dealing with a vehicle renting facility. Only suggestion would be to better navigate or give direction to the after hours drop off location."

(Reviewed on September 08, 2015 )


Fox

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

(Reviewed on September 03, 2015 )

Dollar

"Very satisfied"

(Reviewed on September 01, 2015 )


Avis

"We will only use CarRentals.com. This is the best way to compare prices among the various car rental companies. I got an amazing rate for a one way rental. I will always check!"

(Reviewed on September 01, 2015 )

Firefly

"Wanted a Ford Focus but got a Mitsubishi with a small 9 gallon tank. Other than that everything was outstanding."

(Reviewed on August 26, 2015 )


Alamo

"Great service and product"

(Reviewed on August 25, 2015 )

Fox

"Very satisfied with the rental. I have already booked another rental. I would appreciated your brushing the grill before running the cars through for washing. The last two rentals from Fox had heavy bug residue."

(Reviewed on August 25, 2015 )


Fox

"Good experience."

(Reviewed on August 20, 2015 )

Alamo

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

(Reviewed on July 24, 2015 )


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Car rentals in San Ysidro, San Diego: What you need to know

Whether you are in San Ysidro on business or for a getaway, having the option to go anywhere you want can help make your trip all the better. Using San Ysidro public transportation may be a cheap way to explore this neighborhood, but if you are trying to get to a different area of San Diego, you could be left waiting for a while. Taxis and ridesharing, like Uber or Lyft, can be faster, but if you are going all over San Diego, the cost can really add up. Moreover, they may not be immediately available.

If you want to get the most from your trip to San Ysidro, then having the keys to your own auto is the best way to make sure you have time to go everywhere you want to go during your visit. CarRentals.com can help you get an affordable price and the auto of your choice. Peruse through the information below to discover everything you need about renting a car in San Ysidro.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best way to get an inexpensive rental car in San Ysidro?

Trying to find the best rates on a car rental? You are in the right place. To increase your savings on your trip to San Ysidro you can do a few things:

  • Compare the prices of vehicles
  • Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
  • Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
  • Search and reserve in advance

Be sure to go through the rental policy before you reserve your vehicle.

What kind of rental car should I get in San Ysidro?

With a number of vehicle types to choose from, it may be tough to decide which type is ideal for your vacation. However, keep in mind the amount of driving and the number of you are riding with. Our table below can help you decide the best automobile for your needs.

Car TypeBest forCategory includes
Luxury or Premium classIf you really want to go all out on your trip to San YsidroInfiniti, Audi, or similar
SUVSizable groups that need room for all their luggageToyota Rav 4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar
Economy CarGreat for driving around busy citiesFord Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar

Do I have to be a certain age to rent a car in San Ysidro?

In most cities, you can rent a vehicle in San Ysidro, San Diego if you are at least 21. Please note that commonly you'll be charged an additional fee if you are under 25. Check with the rental car company before you book. Additionally, the age restriction may be different for premium, large capacity, SUVs, or other higher category vehicles.

Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?

Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary insurance with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.

Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check the provider's policy before you decide.

What is the fuel policy on my rental car?

At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle topped off. However, if you return the rental with less fuel than you began with, the company may charge a premium to top it back off. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a filling station before you bring it back to the supplier. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Do any San Ysidro suppliers offer one-way?

Most rental car suppliers offer one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your car at another location. Please note that there is usually an additional fee for choosing a one-way drop off. Make sure to read the provider's policy to know exactly how much it may cost you.

Can I book with unlimited mileage when renting a car in San Ysidro?

Many suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you want to make sure it's part of your package. It's helpful to know how far you want to drive and plan your trips in advance. Although most car rental suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package you could face additional cost. You may need to get unlimited miles if you're hitting the open road to find out what else is in San Diego.

Are there any road trips I should take from San Ysidro?

Once you've checked out San Ysidro, you'll be happy that you have your own car. There are some worthwhile stops around San Diego that are just a drive away. Make sure you make some time to check out one of the 9 historical sites or 2 theme parks like:

  • Old Mission Dam, a historical landmark, in California which is located on N side of Mission St.-Gorge Rd.
  • STAR OF INDIA on San Diego Embarcadero to take in some more California attractions
  • Have some good old-fashioned fun at SeaWorld San Diego located in San Diego
  • Spend some quality time with your family or friends can have a blast with a day at Belmont Park

There is also nothing like getting in your car and exploring what wonderful places you'll encounter on your own driving around San Diego.

CarRentals.com has Your San Ysidro, San Diego Ride

Stop worrying about coordinating your trip to public transportation schedules. After you have booked a rental car in San Ysidro from CarRentals.com, you'll be able to cruise all over San Ysidro and the rest of San Diego easily. Look through our inventory of vehicles from the top rental car agencies in the nation and pick out the ideal car for your San Ysidro getaway.