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Frequently asked questions

How much is a rental car per day in Salinas?
Affordable car rentals started at $16 a day in Salinas, based on prices within the past seven days. With rates like this, we make it easy to grab some keys and hit the road for less.
Can I rent a car from Mercedita Airport (PSE)?
With Thrifty Car Rental and Budget just a short distance from Mercedita Airport (PSE), getting off the plane and out onto the open road is a cinch.
What happens if I need to cancel my Salinas car reservation?
We’ve got good news! You should be eligible for a complete refund if you cancel more than six hours prior to the scheduled pickup time. Your itinerary contains information about this, and so does our Customer Service Portal. Not all prepaid bookings result in a refund though, so it’s a good idea to go over your car rental policy.
What types of cars can I rent in Salinas?
If you’ll be touring big cities, it’s better to think small — like an economy-sized car. The most popular rental in Salinas, they can easily maneuver around crowded streets, squeeze into narrow parking spots and offer fantastic mileage. But there’s nothing holding you back from thinking big either! Browse our standard or full-size options if you’d prefer some extra space, or ramp up the luxury factor with one of our sleek premium rides.
Where can I go on a road trip from Salinas?
Salinas is awesome, but there’s so much more to explore. Rent some wheels, throw your luggage in the trunk and road trip to these other unmissable spots:

  • San Juan Gate is one of many great attractions to visit in San Juan. Buckle up and hit the road — you’ll discover this city 35 mi away.
  • Ever wanted to visit Culebrita Beach? You’ll find it in Culebra, another destination that holds plenty of appeal for travelers. From Salinas, this road trip must-see is 70 mi away.

Why should I rent a Salinas car with Expedia?
From exclusive offers and member prices to our convenient package deals, there are plenty of reasons to rent your ride with Expedia. Making your way to Salinas? There are suppliers to take your pick of, with plenty of vehicles to suit all budgets and styles. If you’re eager to save more, bundle your rental car with your flights and hotel. Ready to hit the road? We’re ready to get you on your way.
How do I find the best car rental deals in Salinas with Expedia?
Expedia makes it a breeze to compare prices, offers and providers, and to check customer ratings. Combine your Salinas car rental with flight or hotel bookings to make even bigger savings.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Salinas?
Drivers aged 21 and above can hit the road in Salinas in a rental car. If you’re a young driver, a daily surcharge applies. You’ll usually be restricted to a few car categories, such as compact and mid-size, and may also be required to purchase inclusive insurance. Always enter the correct age of the primary driver when booking to find out if any restrictions apply to you.
What do you need to rent a car in Salinas?
You’ll need to present a valid driver’s license and a credit card at the rental counter. Before pickup, check with your selected company whether other documentation is needed. For example, you may also need to show proof of insurance.
What is the cheapest car rental in Salinas?
Salinas has no doubt had some very happy car rental customers lately. Daily rates within the past seven days were as low as $16 and $19. These rates were available on Expedia, with a rental starting date within the next year. Prices and availability are subject to change and additional terms apply.
Can I rent a car for a month or longer in Salinas?
Yes, so there’s no need to rebook a rental vehicle mid-vacation. Head to our long-term car rental deals page, enter your trip details and secure a set of wheels to call your own for the next month or so.
Where can I find a Salinas car rental if I am younger than 25?
Some Salinas companies will rent to drivers under 25 years of age, and others won’t. Policies differ from supplier to supplier, so you’ll have to do some research. Also, find out if there are extra costs. Some outlets will apply a surcharge to young drivers between 21 and 24. Always read through the terms and conditions to avoid any surprise fees.
What insurance should I choose for my car rental in Salinas?
For a secure, stress-free getaway, add Expedia’s collision damage protection to your car rental reservation. This insurance covers your vehicle against vandalism, accident damage and theft. It also offers customers 24/7 emergency support in times of need. Opt in to this insurance while finalizing your Salinas ride with Expedia and save money and time at the rental desk.

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If the deals that are available on our page do not suit your needs, then enter Salinas into the search wizard at the top of the page. We will compare all the best deals available for your car rental in Salinas and provide you with a list of the cheapest options, with no added fees.

Renting a car in Salinas

Pay at pickup is available, so you don’t have to worry about spending your money until you arrive at your vehicle in Salinas. We partner with reliable partners that guarantee an enjoyable experience for solo travelers, couples, and families. Package your car with a flight or hotel to unlock even more savings from Expedia.

Expected prices in Salinas

Prices are subject to seasonal change depending on when you decide to arrange your car rental but right now you can book from $16.

Flexibility & Cancellation

Most car suppliers offer penalty-free cancellations, so you don’t have to worry about losing money if your plans change. To cancel your booking log into your account through the Trips portal. Click manage booking and cancel this car. If you needed to alter your booking, then you can create a new one once you have canceled.

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