Rent a Car in San Francisco

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Address: 780 MCDONNELL ROAD, SAN FRANCISCO AP, CA, US 941283114

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Address: 780 MCDONNELL ROAD, SAN FRANCISCO AP, CA, US 941283114

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Rent a Car at San Francisco Airport - SFO

Getting to travel around the United States, especially the State of California, is on many people’s list of places to visit. The city of San Francisco is one of California’s most sought after cities, precisely because of the beauty and the various tourist attractions that the city has to offer.

The city of San Francisco

The city is the fourth most populous city in the state of California and the 13th most populous city in the country. Well known worldwide, the city is known for historical sites such as Alcatraz, an island located in the middle of the San Francisco Bay. The Alcatraz prison was initially used as a military base, and was later converted into a maximum-security prison, being decommissioned in March 1963, and only later became a historical landmark that attracts thousands of tourists from around the world. The Obscure Chamber is another historical site that brings many people, especially those who are interested in history. Moreover, San Francisco has sightseeing options for people of all kinds of interests. For those who like to shop, the Westfield shopping mall San Francisco Center is a great option. For those who prefer to stroll and enjoy the scenery, Union Square is a beautiful public square that is a symbol of the city. For those who want to enjoy the gastronomy, the Crocker Galleria is an immense place that has many culinary options to enjoy. In addition, there are many other places to visit such as Ghirardelli Square, North Point Center, Japan Center, Pier 39, Golden Gate Bridge, Walt Disney Family Museum, among other places. Therefore, renting a car for your trip to San Francisco is highly recommended.

The San Francisco Airport – SFO

San Francisco International Airport – SFO is one of the most important airports in the country, and one that offers many options for flights to the South Pacific, Asia and Europe. SFO is the largest airport in the San Francisco Bay area and the second busiest airport in California, after Los Angeles International Airport. In addition, this airport is among the 20 busiest airports in the world, and like most major airports, has an incredible infrastructure and high level of services, which makes SFO one of the best gateway airports in the U.S.

Requirements for renting a car

As we have said, renting a car in San Francisco is a great option for shopping, sightseeing, and enjoying the most diverse attractions scattered throughout the city. Additionally, Happy Tours makes this process even easier, just make sure you make your advance reservation on our website in order to guarantee you will have an enjoyable and stress free trip. The basic requirement for renting a car in San Francisco California is a valid driver's license, passport, minimum age of 21, and a credit card in your name. And the best thing is that all cars may be picked up and returned at the airport’s car rental terminal or at one of the city center locations, making it very practical to rent a car. So, do not wait any longer and book your car right away to enjoy all that the great city of San Francisco has to offer!

What documentation is required to rent a car?

To rent a car in San Francisco it is necessary to observe this checklist:

  • Valid driver’s license;
  • passport;
  • credit card for the security deposit (tip: tell your bank that you are traveling!);

At what age can I rent a car in San Francisco?

You must be 21 years old to rent a car in San Francisco.

How much does it cost to rent a car in San Francisco?

How much you will spend with a car rental in San Francisco depends on several factors like the line of the vehicle (premium, luxury, convertible, SUV, economy), the time of the trip and how long you will use the service.

Consider making a quote at the top of the page to find out for sure!

Where to pick up the rental car in San Francisco, California?

When you rent a car in San Francisco, California, you can pick up the car, with proof of reservation, at the following locations:

  • San Francisco - 10th Street;
  • San Francisco - Airport SFO;
  • San Francisco - Bush Street;
  • San Francisco - Convention Cer;
  • San Francisco - Ellis Street;
  • San Francisco - Fisherman's WH;
  • San Francisco - Union Square;

Where to return the rental car in San Francisco, California?

To return the rental car in San Francisco you can go to any of these places:

  • San Francisco - 10th Street;
  • San Francisco - Airport SFO;
  • San Francisco - Bush Street;
  • San Francisco - Convention Cer;
  • San Francisco - Ellis Street;
  • San Francisco - Fisherman's WH;
  • San Francisco - Union Square;

How to find the best price on car rentals in San Francisco?

Ideally, you should make price comparisons between websites of car rental companies that offer car rental services in the city of San Francisco, but going after one by one the car rental companies by yourself, writing down the prices and only then deciding which one is more worth it in cost-benefit is quite a lot of work, and you don't have time for that, do you?

What if we told you that it is possible to use car rental market comparator sites and still choose the date and model that you want the service? Here at Happy Tours that is possible! Try our tool for more practicality, and have access to quotes from the giants of the market with the best prices for you to choose which one you like!

Average rental price

The month of the year when car rental prices are lowest is April, with the average price starting at USD 106. The price in April is 42% lower compared to the annual average and 81% lower compared to the month of September, where the average rental price starts from USD 192. However, the information presented is the average values per day and the price may vary depending on the length of your rental, the advance of the rental and the location where the car will be picked up. To see the exact prices and available offers, simply inform the location, the date of collection and proceed with a new query at the top of the page.

$ 126.23 USD

Chrysler Pacifica

Chevrolet Malibu

Audi Q3
Van 9 Pass (LVMR)

Standard (SCAR)

Midsize Wagon (IWAR)

Best prices by vehicle category

$58.78 / day


Compact (CCAR)

Ford Focus

5 Passenger and 2 Baggage
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$58.78 / day


Economy (ECAR)

Chevrolet Spark

4 Passenger and 2 Baggage
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$59.40 / day


Midsize (ICAR)

Mazda 3 4 Door

5 Passenger and 3 Baggage
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$63.26 / day


Standard (SCAR)

Vw Jetta

5 Passenger and 3 Baggage
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$63.57 / day


Fullsize (FCAR)

Chevrolet Malibu

5 Passenger and 4 Baggage
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$70.73 / day


Midsize SUV (IFAR)

Nissan Rogue

5 Passenger and 4 Baggage
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$73.71 / day


Standard Pickup (SPAR)

Dodge Ram 1500

4 Passenger and 3 Baggage
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$74.18 / day


Premium (PCAR)

Nissan Maxima

5 Passenger and 4 Baggage
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$74.51 / day


Electric Standard (JCAE)

Tesla Model 3 Standard Range

5 Passenger and 3 Baggage
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The information presented is the lowest prices by category for the next 30 days and the price may vary depending on the length of your rental, the advance of the rental and the location where the car will be picked up. To see the exact prices and available offers, simply inform the location, the date of collection and proceed with a new query at the top of the page.