Car Hire at Sacramento International Airport

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Sacramento International Airport, Sacramento, USA - California
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Thrifty
£ 38.98 per day
Economy
Chevrolet Spark or comparable
Chevrolet Spark
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Dollar
£ 39.14 per day
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 51.25 per day
Full-size
Nissan Altima or comparable
Nissan Altima
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 61.15 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Minivan
Chrysler Pacifica or comparable
Chrysler Pacifica
  • 7
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Dollar
£ 53.58 / per day
Premium
Volkswagen Passat or comparable
Volkswagen Passat
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 56.10 / per day
Standard
Volkswagen Jetta or comparable
Volkswagen Jetta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 62.08 / per day
Full-size Elite
Infiniti Q50 or comparable
Infiniti Q50
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 64.74 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 02:02 on 2023-01-30.
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Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
USD
Traffic direction
Right-hand side
Dialing code
1
Average car hire price
£ 53.38 / per day
Average car hire length
5 days
Speed limit within city centre
40 - 120 km/h
25 - 75 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
72 - 120 km/h
45 - 75 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Airport information

Score
8.3
  • Getting to the airport 6.1
  • Check-in and departures 6.8
  • Facilities and services 5.8
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.4
  • Dining and car hire services 5.0
  • Lounge 3.3

Sacramento International Airport (SMF)

  • IATA: SMF
  • ICAO: KSMF
  • Name: Sacramento International Airport (SMF)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Passengers (per year): 10,912,097
  • Distance from the city centre: 10 miles / 16.1 km NW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: 916 929 5151

Top 4 Destinations around Sacramento International Airport

  1. Car Hire at Oakland Airport starting at £ 35.55 per day
    121.8 km / 75.7 miles away
  2. Car Hire at San Francisco Airport starting at £ 36.57 per day
    138.7 km / 86.2 miles away
  3. Car Hire at Fresno Airport starting at £ 35.46 per day
    259.5 km / 161.2 miles away
  4. Car Hire at Palm Springs Airport starting at £ 37.89 per day
    696.9 km / 433.0 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Sacramento International Airport?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at Sacramento International Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Sacramento International Airport
£ 47.56
January
£ 30.23
February
£ 34.67
March
April
£ 57.79
May
June
£ 116.46
July
August
£ 42.67
September
£ 30.23
October
November
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Sacramento International Airport is February with prices starting at £ 30.23 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is July with prices for for a Compact class starting at £ 116.46. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 30. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only average amounts. How long you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most frequent hire length at Sacramento International Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Sacramento International Airport keep them for an average of 12 days during in October, while those picking up their cars in November keep them for an average of 3.
Average Hire Length at Sacramento International Airport
5
January
5
February
5
March
5
April
6
May
6
June
5
July
5
August
4
September
12
October
3
November
10
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Sacramento International Airport?

Though Sacramento International Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in July. February is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
86%
January
77%
February
84%
March
92%
April
120%
May
134%
June
149%
July
119%
August
81%
September
90%
October
81%
November
87%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Nissan Frontier 5 3 Large cars
Dollar Volkswagen Jetta 2 2 Large cars
Thrifty Mazda 3 5 3 Large cars
Thrifty Nissan Rogue 5 3 SUVs
Thrifty Chrysler Pacifica 4 4 People Carriers
Thrifty Ford Focus 3 2 Medium cars
Enterprise Nissan Rogue 5 3 SUVs
Dollar Ford Focus 3 2 Medium cars
Dollar Chevrolet Spark 2 1 Small cars
Dollar Chevrolet Malibu 2 2 Large cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Alamo
8.83 / 10
Lowest rated company
Thrifty
8.29 / 10
Total rental companies
9
Average daily price
£ 53.38
Lowest daily price
£ 38.98
Total cars available
104

Top 9 Hire Companies at Sacramento International Airport in 2023

Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.8
8338235641
6327 AVIATION DR,
£ 54 - £ 113
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.7 / 1 reviews
+18338235639
6327 Aviation Dr, Sacramento, CA 95837
£ 62 - £ 114
National
National
Outstanding 8.6
+18338235642
6327 Aviation Dr, Sacramento, CA 95837
£ 64 - £ 116
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.6 / 3 reviews
9169206400
6327 Aviation Drive
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+19169224789
6420 Mcnair Circle
£ 49 - £ 110
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Payless
Payless
Outstanding 8.3
9166488465
6420 Mcnair Circle
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.3 / 1 reviews
+18664342226
6327 Aviation Drive
£ 39 - £ 65
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.3 / 1 reviews
+19169225601
6520 Mcnair Circle
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.3 / 1 reviews
+18772830898
6327 Aviation Drive
£ 39 - £ 77
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
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