Santa Maria

Cheap Car Rentals in Santa Maria, CA

Santa Maria, CA, United States
2 May — 9 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Santa Maria, CA, United States
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Santa Maria?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Santa Maria, CA and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 25 April 2024.

January

₹ 4,498

February

₹ 4,748

March

₹ 4,998

April

₹ 5,665

May

₹ 5,665

June

₹ 5,332

July

₹ 5,582

August

₹ 5,582

September

₹ 5,665

October

₹ 5,748

November

₹ 4,582

December

₹ 4,748

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Santa Maria is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is October. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Santa Maria, CA

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Santa Maria, CA to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 25 April 2024.

Top rental agencies in Santa Maria, CA

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Santa Maria, CA known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 6 car rental companies in Santa Maria, CA. Reviews were last updated on 25 April 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Santa Maria, including Avis, Budget and Hertz. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Avis

7.6
Good
24 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.5

Budget

6.8
Okay
23 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.5

Hertz

5.9
Fair
15 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.3

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

5.8
Fair
11 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

5.7

AutoEurope

1 location

Easirent

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Santa Maria, CA, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 25 April 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Santa Maria?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (7.6 rating), Budget (6.8 rating) and Hertz (5.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Santa Maria.

  • What are petrol prices like in Santa Maria?

    The average price of petrol in Santa Maria is ₹ 86/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 3,862 and ₹ 5,578 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Santa Maria for the best price?

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 81% on a hire car in Santa Maria. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 77 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Santa Maria?

    Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Santa Maria.

  • What car do most people hire in Santa Maria?

    The most popular car to hire while in Santa Maria is the Ford Transit, which is a Standard vehicle.

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