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Car Rental in San Francisco (Downtown)

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San Francisco Union Square Downtown, San Francisco, 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
$54.93 / per day
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Compact
Nissan Versa or similar
Nissan Versa
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$55.29 / per day
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Standard
Nissan Frontier or similar
Nissan Frontier
  • 4
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$60.31 / per day
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Premium
Ford F-150 or similar
Ford F-150
  • 4
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$64.59 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Intermediate
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$73.00 / per day
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Full-size
Ford Fusion or similar
Ford Fusion
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$76.76 / per day
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Luxury
Cadillac XTS V6 Platinum or similar
Cadillac XTS V6 Platinum
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$109.16 / per day
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Minivan
Dodge Grand Caravan or similar
Dodge Grand Caravan
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$139.57 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:05 on 2020-06-29. 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
1 days
Economy car rental price
$62.68 / 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%

Top 20 Locations near San Francisco Union Square Downtown

  1. 0.5 km / 0.3 miles away
  2. 18.2 km / 11.3 miles away
  3. 18.9 km / 11.7 miles away
  4. 63.4 km / 39.4 miles away
  5. 87.7 km / 54.5 miles away
  6. 123.9 km / 77.0 miles away
  7. 125.7 km / 78.1 miles away
  8. 142.5 km / 88.5 miles away
  9. Car Rental at Fresno Airport from $65.85 per day
    263.3 km / 163.6 miles away
  10. 383.7 km / 238.4 miles away
  11. 397.4 km / 246.9 miles away
  12. 439.1 km / 272.8 miles away
  13. 540.1 km / 335.6 miles away
  14. 548.8 km / 341.0 miles away
  15. 558.8 km / 347.2 miles away
  16. 559.2 km / 347.4 miles away
  17. 559.5 km / 347.7 miles away
  18. 584.9 km / 363.4 miles away
  19. 599.5 km / 372.5 miles away
  20. 613.8 km / 381.4 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest in San Francisco (Downtown)?

The cost of renting a car in San Francisco (Downtown) depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price in San Francisco (Downtown)
January
February
March
April
$87.71
May
$114.70
June
July
August
$141.69
September
October
November
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle in San Francisco (Downtown) is May when prices for an Economy class start from $87.71. You can see that this is 24% cheaper than the yearly average and 38% cheaper than renting a car in September (when rental prices start at $141.69 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 in San Francisco (Downtown)?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in October the average rental period is 29 days, while in June, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length
11
January
9
February
7
March
April
5
May
3
June
5
July
6
August
5
September
29
October
8
November
10
December

Which is the busiest car rental month in San Francisco (Downtown)?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car in San Francisco (Downtown) in January, while the fewest number of travelers rent in August.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
195%
January
165%
February
178%
March
April
85%
May
59%
June
63%
July
30%
August
131%
September
97%
October
34%
November
63%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
National Mitsubishi Mirage 4 2 Small cars

Top 3 Suppliers in San Francisco (Downtown) in 2020

National
National
Exceptional 9.2
+18888266890
750 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
Alamo
Alamo
Exceptional 9.2
+18888266893
340 O'Farrell St,San Francisco, CA 94102
$55 - $281
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.5
4157888111
350 O'Farrell St
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