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Car Rental at Sacramento International Airport

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Sacramento International Airport, Sacramento, USA - California
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
Mitsubishi Mirage or similar
Mitsubishi Mirage
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$37.08 / per day
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Compact
Nissan Versa or similar
Nissan Versa
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
$38.65 / per day
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Intermediate
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$40.24 / per day
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Standard
VW Jetta or similar
VW Jetta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$38.13 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Full-size
Ford Fusion or similar
Ford Fusion
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$38.48 / per day
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Premium
Nissan Maxima or similar
Nissan Maxima
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$40.24 / per day
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Luxury
Cadillac XTS V6 Platinum or similar
Cadillac XTS V6 Platinum
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$59.92 / per day
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Minivan
Dodge Grand Caravan or similar
Dodge Grand Caravan
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$78.89 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:06 on 2020-09-21. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
USD
Country code
1
Average car rental length
5 days
Economy car rental price
$38.47 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
72 - 120 km/h
45 - 75 mi/h
Speed limit within town
40 - 120 km/h
25 - 75 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Airport info

Rating
8.3
  • Getting to the airport 6.1
  • Departure and check-in 6.8
  • Terminal facilities 5.8
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.4
  • Restaurants and car rental 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 City: 10 miles / 16.1 km NW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: 916 929 5151

Top 20 Locations near Sacramento International Airport

  1. 116.9 km / 72.6 miles away
  2. 121.8 km / 75.7 miles away
  3. 125.7 km / 78.1 miles away
  4. 125.9 km / 78.3 miles away
  5. 137.3 km / 85.3 miles away
  6. 138.7 km / 86.2 miles away
  7. 148.3 km / 92.1 miles away
  8. 231.4 km / 143.8 miles away
  9. Car Rental at Fresno Airport from $37.08 per day
    259.5 km / 161.2 miles away
  10. 342.8 km / 213.0 miles away
  11. 416.8 km / 259.0 miles away
  12. 491.7 km / 305.5 miles away
  13. 567.8 km / 352.8 miles away
  14. 581.3 km / 361.2 miles away
  15. 587.2 km / 364.9 miles away
  16. 590.9 km / 367.2 miles away
  17. 591.2 km / 367.3 miles away
  18. 614.4 km / 381.8 miles away
  19. 617.4 km / 383.6 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Sacramento International Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Sacramento International Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Sacramento International Airport
$62.36
January
$39.63
February
$45.46
March
April
$75.77
May
June
$152.71
July
August
$55.95
September
$39.63
October
November
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Sacramento International Airport is February when prices for an Economy class start from $39.63. You can see that this is 41% cheaper than the yearly average and 74% cheaper than renting a car in July (when rental prices start at $152.71 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Sacramento International Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in October the average rental period is 12 days, while in November, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length
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 is the busiest car rental month at Sacramento International Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Sacramento International Airport in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in February.
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 Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Thrifty Nissan Pathfinder 4 2 Large cars
Thrifty Ford Focus 3d 3 2 Medium cars
Alamo Dodge Grand Caravan 5 3 People Carriers/Vans
Thrifty Buick Regal 3 2 Premium cars
Enterprise Toyota RAV4 4 3 SUVs
Dollar VW Jetta 2 2 Large cars
Dollar Mazda 3 2 2 Large cars
Alamo Ford Edge 4 6 SUVs
Thrifty Mazda 3 5 3 Large cars

Top 11 Suppliers at Sacramento International Airport in 2020

Alamo
Alamo
Exceptional 9.2
8338235641
6327 AVIATION DR,
$37 - $227
National
National
Exceptional 9.2
+18338235642
6327 Aviation Dr, Sacramento, CA 95837
$40 - $81
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
+18338235639
6327 Aviation Dr, Sacramento, CA 95837
$38 - $80
Dollar
Dollar
Excellent 8.5
8664342226
6327 AVIATION DRIVE
Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.5
+18338235641
6327 Aviation Dr, Sacramento, CA 95837
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Dollar
Dollar
Excellent 8.5
+18664342226
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
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.5
+18772830898
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
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+19169225601
6520 Mcnair Circle Sacramento International Apo
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
Excellent 8.5
+19169224789
6420 Mcnair Circle Sacramento International Apt
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
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.4
+19169933500 / +18007775500
6327 Aviation Dr suite a, Sacramento, CA 95837
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:59
Tue:07:00-23:59
Wed:07:00-23:59
Thu:07:00-23:59
Fri:07:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-23:59
Sun:07:00-23:59
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
9162734719 / 3172487251
731 North Market Boulevard
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:08:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-16:00
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