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Cheap Car Rentals in Santa Maria, CA

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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 July 2024.

January

C$ 74

February

C$ 78

March

C$ 82

April

C$ 86

May

C$ 80

June

C$ 78

July

C$ 95

August

C$ 96

September

C$ 92

October

C$ 93

November

C$ 75

December

C$ 77

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Santa Maria is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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.

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 July 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Santa Maria, including Avis, Budget and Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Avis

7.4
Good
24 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.3

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

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.5
Okay
11 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.4

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

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 July 2024.
  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Santa Maria?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (7.4 rating), Budget (6.8 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (6.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Santa Maria.

  • What are gas prices like in Santa Maria?

    The average gas price in Santa Maria is C$ 1.40/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 63 and C$ 91 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 80% on a rental car in Santa Maria. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 86 days prior to your desired date.

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

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Santa Maria check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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