San Diego: America's Finest City
Sunny San Diego, California, is warm all year-round and has a variety of awesome places where you can swim, surf, and soak up some rays. With your own car rental, you'll be able to travel through San Diego traffic at your own pace.
Comics Lovers Unite
Every year, visitors come to town for the world-famous Comic-Con International convention at the San Diego Convention Center, which is a 20-minute drive from the airport. Taking place over four days, this huge event comprises of A-list celebrities, comic book aficionados, and technology showcases.
Great for Kids
Your children will love San Diego as more than 100 attractions, hotels, and restaurants offer free admission. Drive out to SeaWorld, which is less than 10 miles away from downtown by car, to see dolphins and penguins up close. Gather the family together and head over to the San Diego Zoo to check out the giant pandas. If you're game, drive 30 miles or so from the zoo to the Safari Park to see rhinos, elephants, and giraffes, among others.
Discover new art and culture while gaining incredible knowledge at the 1,200-acre Balboa Park, also dubbed the “Smithsonian of the West.” This gigantic park is home to 15 museums, eight gardens, the San Diego Zoo, and a multitude of cultural attractions. Balboa Park is considered the largest urban cultural park in the U.S. and features a large range of activities for any and all ages. Balboa Park is a quick 10-minute jaunt from the airport.
Take in the Waterfront
See the Pacific Ocean and San Diego Bay from different viewpoints on the city's waterfront. Step into the retired aircraft carrier, the USS Midway, and be amazed by this floating interactive museum. Shop and dine at the Seaport Village, which is 11 miles from Balboa Park.
San Diego is a dream vacation spot. Cruise through this amazing city with ease by booking your car rental today.
In most countries, the minimum age required to hire a vehicle is 25.
Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driver's license held for minimum of 2 years. If your license is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driver's Permit to accompany your national driver's license is highly recommended. Some rental companies and government agencies require that you present an IDP. It is the renter's responsibility to present both their IDP and Driver's License when picking up the vehicle. For more information, please reach out to the Rental Company.
Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID or passport.
The renter must present a personal credit card, valid in the country of pick-up with enough funds to put a hold for a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car rental company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The rental company will place a hold in the amount of the security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher on the card provided at the rental location.
You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the rental location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as vehicle availability within the group selected.
Car rental companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the rental company.
The lowest daily rate in San Diego in the last 30 days was US$ 58.12 with Avis.
The car rental company best rated by our customers in San Diego is Avis.
The most popular car rental model in San Diego is the Hyundai Accent.
In the last 30 days, the average daily rate was US$ 113.50.
in San Diego there are 51 locations at 9 car rental companies.
Economy, Compact, Standard, Minivan, SUV, Midsize.
Rental car protections usually have the abbreviations CDW and LDW and protect the vehicle from robbery and damage in the event of collisions or accidents.
The protections against third parties have several abbreviations, such as ALI, SLI and others. In general, they protect the vehicle from third parties involved in collisions with your rental car.
To pick up the car you must leave a security deposit, also called a pre-authorization. The amount is "blocked" on the renter's credit card and "unlocked" after the return of the car on the same conditions.
It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat or booster seat. Take advantage of those items so you don’t have to worry about it later!
If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car rental agreement as an additional driver and meet the same documentation and minimum age requirements as the main driver or renter.
Check if your reservation has free mileage or not. Free mileage means you can ride as much as you like with the rental car and you will not pay extra depending on the ride.