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Cheap car hire in San Jose
From C$9/day
Economy
4 seats 2 bags
From C$10/day
Intermediate
5 seats 2 bags
From C$11/day
Compact
5 seats 2 bags
From C$13/day
Standard
5 seats 3 bags
From C$17/day
SUV
5 seats 3 bags
From C$19/day
Full-size
5 seats 3 bags
Advertised prices are the best daily rates found by our customers during the last two weeks. Prices subject to change and may not include additional fees.

Car hire locations in San Jose

Alamo
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Thrifty - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
4 reviews
Airport Commercial Condominium
Budget
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Alamo
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Mex - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
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Alamo
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Thrifty
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Payless
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Payless
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Dollar
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Avis
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Keddy By Europcar - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
6 reviews
Mango Park 111
Dollar
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San Jose Car hire information

Average Rental Car CostCheapest Rental Car PriceMost Popular Rental TypeLowest Price Rental Company
C$70Nissan March (C$9 per day)SUVAvis (C$9 per day)
FAQs about renting a car in San Jose
What is the average cost to rent a car in San Jose?
The average cost to rent a car in San Jose is C$70 per day.
What is the cheapest price for a Car hire in San Jose?
The cheapest Car hire in San Jose is Nissan March (C$9 per day).
What is the most popular Car hire type in San Jose?
SUV is the most booked Car hire type in San Jose
Which car rental companies have the lowest priced rental cars in San Jose?
Avis has the cheapest Car hire rate in the next 14 days. Nissan March C$9 per day
Which Car hire companies offer services in San Jose?
Car hire companies that service San Jose are Avis, Green Motion, and Sixt

Find the best car hire deals in San Jose

Renting a car in San Jose is a must if you want to fully explore in and around the city. There’s a lot of things to do and places to see in San Jose. Renting a car gives you the flexibility to drive to a nearby city or attraction outside of San Jose.

With Tripadvisor, you can rent all types of vehicles in San Jose. We offer economical standard cars, sporty convertibles, family-friendly minivans, and comfortable SUVs. By leveraging the world’s largest car hire booking service and searching all major rental brands, we help you find the lowest car hire prices available. We offer comprehensive coverage of over 60,000 locations worldwide.

What you need to know when renting a car in San Jose

  • You can pick up your vehicle at any car hire location in San Jose or at the airport.
  • Make sure you compare deals across all major car hire brands - there are dozens to choose from in San Jose.
  • Major car hire providers include Hertz, National, Enterprise, Alamo and Avis, but San Jose also offers other car hire brands.
  • Reserve early to get the best-priced car hire for your trip to San Jose.

Tips for renting a car in San Jose

  • Join a loyalty rewards programme with a car hire company so you can earn points to use towards perks. Joining is typically free-of-charge.
  • Look for San Jose car hire locations outside the airport as prices usually include a kiosk fee at the airport.
  • Consider taking a taxi or rideshare from the airport to an offsite location. Taxes and fees are based on where you pick up your car hire, not where you drop off.
  • Join a loyalty rewards programme with a car hire company so you can earn points to use towards perks. Joining is typically free-of-charge.
  • When flying to San Jose, check with the airline for reward programmes that include discounts at car hire companies.
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Thrifty - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
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Airport Commercial Condominium
Keddy By Europcar - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
6 reviews
Mango Park 111
Dollar
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Avis
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Thrifty
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Mex - Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
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Route 3
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