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Fly In and Drive out of John Wayne

Although Orange County, California may be best known as the home of Disneyland, there is a lot more to see and do. From the beaches and beautiful Southern California scenery, to the shows and family attractions, to the premiere Major League Sports, Orange County is much more than just a suburb of Los Angeles. It is home to large cities and small beach towns alike, and the best way to enjoy it all is by getting an Orange County airport car rental. Whether you choose to pick up your SNA car rental at the airport or online, you will find some useful Orange County airport information below to help you get the right rental car at the right price.

Orange County is home to many airports that service the greater areas Los Angeles area as well as Orange County. Orange County's most central airport, John Wayne airport (SNA), is serviced by all major airlines. SNA is located right in between the coastal communities of Huntington Beach and Newport Beach and the larger commercial center of Irvine. Directly to the North of John Wayne Airport are Orange County's largest cities, Santa Ana and Anaheim. No matter which corner of Orange Country you are planning to explore, SNA airport car rentals will help you get around. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), located in Los Angeles County, is the biggest and busiest airport in California, and one of the busiest in the world. LAX is serviced by many foreign and domestic airlines alike. Long Beach airport (LGB), just beyond the county line, offers service by JetBlue and hosts a busy private aircraft facility. Anaheim, perhaps the most well-known city in Orange County, has the largest convention center on the west coast, and an Orange County airport car rental is the best way for attendees to get there. Near the convention center is the Anaheim Museum, while The Grove of Anaheim is a popular theater with laser shows. For sports fans, Edison International Field is home to the Anaheim Angels. The Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim is primarily home to the NHL's Ducks, but with over 19 thousand seats hosting premier concerts and all kinds of sporting events it provides family entertainment throughout the year. For those wanting to relax along the waves of the Pacific coast, Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, and Newport Beach are al within easy driving distance with an SNA car rental. In nearby Long Beach you can find the Aquarium of the Pacific, a world famous landmark displaying a life-size replica of a Blue Whale hanging from the ceiling. The Aquarium is another easy getaway with SNA airport car rentals. Orange County airport information booths provide plenty of brochures describing the many attractions around the area. Expedia.com makes it easy for you to book your next Los Angeles airport car rental. We work with the best John Wayne car rental companies in the region, bringing you the best car rental rates and a wide variety of SNA car rental classes including economy, compact, midsize, full-size, convertible, van, luxury, and full-size SUV rentals. Our partner car companies offer different pick-up and drop-off options. If you are ready to book your car rental, follow the links on this page to view more information and details on your next John Wayne, and SNA car hire.

Driving Around Orange County

Find the best car rental prices in Los Angeles with Expedia. With last minute travel options, and a broad selection of top rental car agency partners, and you are sure to find the best car rental rates in the country.

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Orange County Car Rental Locations

  • Enterprise: 9101 Research Drive, Irvine, CA 92618, USA

  • Budget: 620 S Beach Blvd, La Habra, California, USA

  • Enterprise: 23591 Rockfield Boulevard, Lake Forest, CA 92630, USA

  • Avis: 888 Dove Street, Newport Beach, CA 92660, and USA

Reserve a Rental Car To See Almost Everything

You've seen bits and pieces of Orange County on the various reality shows on the television networks. When you book a car rental in Orange County, you're no longer at the mercy of planned tours or shuttles; you can drive from ritzy Newport Beach to the laid-back college town of Orange, all the way out to Brea at the tip of the Inland Empire.

The Unexplored County

Rent an SUV to complete some serious shopping at "The Antique Capital of the World" in Old Towne Orange, near the Chapman University. Grab your sporty coupe and cruise down Pacific Coast Highway with the wind in your hair and the sea breeze filling your lungs. Pack your family into your sedan and drive out to the House of Mouse in Anaheim, or wear the kids out with a trip to Hart Park. If you're still full of energy after all this, try the variety of restaurants in downtown Brea.

Dude, Where's My Rental?

If you're flying into John Wayne Airport (SNA), you can find a number of reputable rental agencies on the arrival level, nestled amongst Terminals A and B. Reserve a rental car for your time in Orange County ahead of time so you don't need to waste any time selecting and booking a vehicle when you arrive; just stop at the counter, pick up your ride, and travel out to Newport Beach's "The Wedge" to catch some waves.

The Expedia Way

Plan your vacation the right way by starting and ending with Expedia. We offer discounts and specials on all manner of transportation, and from cheap flights to Orange County to the perfect rental car for your purposes. Not sure whether you want to crash in a vintage bed and breakfast or a five-star resort? Check out our list of hotels in Orange County to make your search easier. Get your Orange County vacation started today.

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The Unexplored County

Rent an SUV to complete some serious shopping at “The Antique Capital of the World” in Old Towne Orange, near the Chapman University. Grab your sporty coupe and cruise down Pacific Coast Highway with the wind in your hair and the sea breeze filling your lungs. Pack your family into your sedan and drive out to the House of Mouse in Anaheim, or wear the kids out with a trip to Hart Park. If you’re still full of energy after all this, try the variety of restaurants in downtown Brea.

Dude, Where’s My Rental?

If you’re flying into John Wayne Airport (SNA), you can find a number of reputable rental agencies on the arrival level, nestled amongst Terminals A and B. Reserve a rental car for your time in Orange County ahead of time so you don’t need to waste any time selecting and booking a vehicle when you arrive; just stop at the counter, pick up your ride, and travel out to Newport Beach’s “The Wedge” to catch some waves.

The Expedia Way

Plan your vacation the right way by starting and ending with Expedia. We offer discounts and specials on all manner of transportation, from cheap flights to Orange County to the perfect rental car for your purposes. Not sure whether you want to crash in a vintage bed and breakfast or a five-star resort? Check out our list of hotels in Orange County to make your search easier. Get your Orange County vacation started today.

FAQs for car rental in Orange County

🚗 What’s the best price car rental in Orange County?

In the past 7 days the lowest priced car rental is $23 in Orange County.

🚗 What’s the average car rental price in Orange County?

On average, car rentals in Orange County are $25.

🚗 Why should I book a car rental with Expedia?

When booking a rental car via Expedia you can easily compare a wide range of the most popular car hire companies and select the best option for you. There are no extra costs and no cancellation fees involved in booking a rental car with Expedia.

🚗 How do I book a car rental with Expedia?

You can book a car rental on Expedia either online or over the phone. You may have the option to reserve now and pay now, or to reserve now and pay later. The payment option will be indicated at time of booking. To collect Expedia+ rewards points for your car rental, sign in to your account before you book or create an account on the Payment page.

🚗 Are there any additional costs when cancelling a rental car?

Most rental car bookings are eligible for a full refund regardless of when you cancel with Expedia. Not all prepaid bookings qualify for a refund. Review your itinerary for details. If your prepaid booking qualifies for a refund, your booking must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up for the refund. If you return your prepaid car rental early, you will not be refunded for any unused time.

🚗 How can I cancel my car booking through Expedia?

To cancel your car booking, sign in or enter your email address and itinerary number. Then select Find itinerary. Under Manage Booking, select Cancel Reservation, then CANCEL THIS RESERVATION. Most prepaid car rental bookings are non-refundable. Pre-paid bookings must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up to be eligible for a full refund. To change or cancel a car hire that you booked as part of a holiday, please contact us.

🚗 Should I book a rental car online before arriving or directly in Orange County?

Booking your car from home with Expedia ensures that you can choose the type of car. You can also compare the different offers and additional services in advance to get the best offer for you. Upon arrival you only need to collect the keys before beginning your trip. In addition, you do not have to start searching for a suitable provider after arriving or reading the terms and conditions at the counter. This will save you a lot of stress.

🚗 What insurance should I choose for my rental car?

A comprehensive insurance is a good choice to avoid unpleasant surprises. That way you can enjoy your stay carefree and explore the area with your rental car.

🚗 Do I have to pay my rental car in advance?

We have a couple different options when it comes to paying for your car rental. Read on and see which is best for you. Reserve now, pay now: This option allows you to reserve your car rental and prepay at the time of booking. You’ll need a credit card to prepay, and can apply Expedia Rewards points to cover all or some of the booking cost. While some car rental companies may let you pay with a debit card, the driver still needs to present a valid credit card to cover the deposit upon pick-up. Reserve now, pay later: This option lets you reserve your rental car without paying in advance. When you get to the pick-up spot, just have whoever's driving present a valid credit card to pay the cost in full. The car rental company will also place a hold on your credit card in the amount of the car rental deposit.

🚗 What do I have to pay attention to when hiring a car?

When picking up your rental car, check for scratches or dents on the vehicle. Inspect the car carefully, make sure to take notes of potential damage and let the vendor know before driving off.

🚗 Where can I find car rentals in Orange County?

Rental car companies can usually be found at airports and various locations in the city centre.