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Car Rental in San Diego: Everything You Need to Know

🚗 How much does a car rental cost in San Diego on average?

Pick up a car rental in San Diego, with prices averaging around $30 per day.

🚗 Do you need a car in San Diego?

Renting a car in San Diego is the best way to get around the city and visit popular spots like the Gaslamp District, Coronado Beach, and La Jolla Cove all from the comfort of your own four wheels, whether you are after a short-term car rental or a long-term car rental.

🚗 How can I find cheap car rentals in San Diego?

Get a cheap car rental in San Diego with daily rates starting as low as $29 on Expedia. Check our inventory and you will be able to find a low-cost car rental in San Diego.

🚗 Where is the best place to rent a car in San Diego?

If you’re flying in, San Diego airport car rentals will be the most convenient. La Jolla car rentals are great if you’re staying in this popular neighborhood, or anywhere along San Diego s glorious coastline. Further south, Chula Vista car rentals can sometimes have cheaper rates than those at the airport, only 20-minutes away. Choose the best place to rent a car in San Diego for your stay!

🚗 How do I find the best car rental deals in San Diego?

We offer incredible car rental deals in San Diego from our trusted suppliers on a variety of car types from compact vehicles to SUVs. Compare rates by adjusting your travel dates and exploring different San Diego car rental locations. Make it a package in San Diego and get additional discounts when you bundle a San Diego car rental with your hotel room and flight or with only a hotel stay.

🚗 What car types can I rent in San Diego?

Expedia displays the best deals from all the top rental car companies in San Diego on many kinds of vehicles. We have cars to fit a wide variety of budgets and preferences so you can choose the best car rental in San Diego to suit your needs. You might pick up a convertible car rental in San Diego and cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway, Route 101, with the top down and the wind in your hair. SUVs are a popular choice for having space for friends and family, plus plenty of beach gear.

🚗 Which company provides a one-way car rental in San Diego?

You can get a one-way car rental from multiple companies. San Diego s proximity to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) means visitors may want to get a one-way car rental to the airport. Expedia makes it easy to customize your journey. Pick up a rental car in San Diego and drop it off at LAX. Tailor your pick-up and drop-off locations in the combination that works for you.

🚗 Which is the best car rental company in San Diego?

Expedia has 25 suppliers offering different prices on a variety of car types at multiple car rental places in San Diego. We source the best rental car deals in San Diego for the time of your trip. Additionally, you can filter for deals from your preferred rental company and check reviews to help you choose.

🚗 Where can I find in San Diego a car rental under 25?

You can book a cheap car rental in San Diego under the age of 25 from multiple companies. , Not all suppliers offer this service, so it s important to check the terms of your agreement. Some providers charge extra fees on car rental in San Diego under 25, while others may require a larger deposit.

🚗 Where can I find in San Diego a car rental under 21?

Many car rental providers offer San Diego car rentals under 21, but make sure to check the terms of the reservation before you book, as some companies don t offer this service. If you’re under 21, you may be required to pay an extra fee for your rental.

🚗 Why should I book a car rental with Expedia?

Expedia provides travelers with attractive rental car prices in San Diego, including deals and exclusive member pricing. We're  your one-stop-shop for travel, meaning you can get fantastic deals on hotels in San Diego and bundle accommodation with car rental for even more discounts. Get inspired by ideas for how to spend a weekend in San Diego, and get points back on every booking.

🚗 Can I cancel my car booking with Expedia?

To cancel your existing car rental in San Diego, go to &lsquo My Trips and choose &lsquo cancel. Find out more about your reservation in the rules section of your itinerary. For more information, please visit our customer service portal. We have options to filter for free cancelation, and there are options to pay now or pay later. Pay later lets you’reserve your car without paying in advance. You ll pay the full cost, plus a hold for the deposit, when you check in.

🚗 Can I rent a car for a month or longer in San Diego?

Yes you can. Simply enter your preferences into our online search wizard and we will show you our best long-term car rental deals.

🚗 Can I rent a car with a debit card in San Diego?

It depends on the company you are planning to rent the car with. 
For Reserve now, pay now bookings, you'll see the accepted debit / credit cards on the Expedia checkout page.
For Reserve now, pay later bookings, the accepted debit / credit cards vary by car rental company. It's a good idea to give them a call ahead of time to make sure they accept your card.