San Luis Obispo

Cheap Car Hire in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, CA, United States
1 Jul — 8 Jul
Same drop-off
San Luis Obispo, CA, United States
Fri 1/7
Noon
Fri 8/7
Noon
Driver's age:

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

San Luis Obispo car hires in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of petrol per litre$1.99
Average price per day$151
Cheapest price per day$148

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in San Luis Obispo?

January

$94

February

$97

March

$102

April

$116

May

$111

June

$111

July

$110

August

$113

September

$102

October

$102

November

$111

December

$111

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in San Luis Obispo is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 San Luis Obispo

All major car hire suppliers in San Luis Obispo
7.7
Good
46 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.1
5.9
Okay
55 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

6.6
4.8
Okay
21 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

5.7

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.4

Value

5.4
1.9
Horrible
20 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

1.9

Comfort

1.9

Overall

1.9

Pick-up/drop-off

1.9

Value

2.9
1 location

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in San Luis Obispo?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $219/day when booking a car hire in San Luis Obispo. The absolute best deal a user found was for $215/day from Avis, booked on Jun. 19.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in San Luis Obispo?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (8.0 rating), Hertz (6.9 rating) and Budget (6.4 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in San Luis Obispo.

What are gas prices like in San Luis Obispo?

The average price of petrol in San Luis Obispo is $1.99/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $89 and $129 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in San Luis Obispo for a week from Avis?

From Avis you can hire a car in San Luis Obispo from about $1,536 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in San Luis Obispo for the best price?

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 10%. Aim to book your car hire at least 90 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in San Luis Obispo.

Can I rent a car for a month in San Luis Obispo?

Yes, hiring a vehicle in San Luis Obispo for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in San Luis Obispo for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in San Luis Obispo can be found for about $6,581, with the average price for a rental being around $219 a day. Book with Avis, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 2% less compared to the average price of car rentals in San Luis Obispo.

What car do most people hire in San Luis Obispo?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to San Luis Obispo is Compact (Toyota Corolla) based on our Cheapflights data.