California car hire

Search hundreds of car hire sites at once for car rental deals in California

Dec 1 — Dec 8
Same drop-off
Enter an airport or city
Thu 1/12
Noon
Thu 8/12
Noon
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Cheap car hire in California

EconomyR635/day
CompactR652/day
IntermediateR589/day
StandardR589/day
Full-sizeR601/day
People carrierR883/day
Full-size SUVR888/day
PremiumR674/day
LuxuryR700/day
ConvertibleR897/day
Pick-up truckR1 987/day
Intermediate SUVR640/day
Standard SUVR750/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Car hire locations in California

Car hire directory

  • enterprise

    Enterprise car hire locations in California

    107 Locations

  • hertz

    Hertz car hire locations in California

    93 Locations

  • avis

    Avis car hire locations in California

    51 Locations

  • budget

    Budget car hire locations in California

    49 Locations

  • sixtrentacar

    Sixt car hire locations in California

    17 Locations

  • sunnycars

    Sunnycars car hire locations in California

    17 Locations

  • dollar

    Dollar car hire locations in California

    16 Locations

  • eaglerac

    Eagle Rent A Car car hire locations in California

    15 Locations

  • national

    National car hire locations in California

    14 Locations

  • thrifty

    Thrifty car hire locations in California

    14 Locations

  • midwaycarren

    Midway car hire locations in California

    13 Locations

  • alamo

    Alamo car hire locations in California

    10 Locations

Good to know

Most popular agency

Avis

Most popular car type

Intermediate

Average price

R2 018/day

Good deal

R1 781/day

When to book a rental car in California

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for hiring a car in California

  • 25% of our users found a car hire in California for R1 781 or less
  • Book your car hire in California at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport car hire locations in California are around 8% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Intermediate car hires in California are around 35% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in California