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San Jose car rentals from ₪124/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in San Jose with a pick-up date of 05.06 and drop-off date of 02.07. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Economy₪124/day
Compact₪124/day
Intermediate₪142/day
Standard₪148/day
Full-size₪156/day
Premium₪242/day
Luxury₪240/day
Supplier choice₪145/day
Intermediate SUV₪161/day
Compact SUV₪178/day
Luxury SUV₪314/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in San Jose

  • Explore every nook and cranny of San Jose with the flexibility a hire car can provide. Whether it is a trip to the Alum Rock Park in the northeast of San Jose or the Levi Stadium, which is about 9 miles out of the city, a hire car can get you there in no time.
  • There are various hire car options at San Jose International Airport, including Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, and Sixt. The Rental Car Center can be found at Terminal B and passengers landing at Terminal A are provided with a shuttle bus transporting them directly to the Rental Center.
  • Californian cities in general are teeming with tourists during the summer season and traffic can be a challenge during peak times. Also, drivers have a reputation to not use the turn signals when changing lanes or making a turn, so always double-check and drive carefully. Always watch out for pedestrians, as crosswalks are sometimes not properly indicated, and San Jose is one of the cities with the highest pedestrian death rates, so it’s better to be safe.
  • San Jose’s morning rush hour is at its worst between 7 and 8:30 AM, so it is advisable to avoid starting any trips during that time. Between 4:30 and 6:00 PM, when workers return to their homes, traffic increases significantly again, especially on the US-101. As San Jose is famous for its amazing weather, the summer season comes with tourists and therefore more congestion on the roads, so always plan at least 30 minutes ahead.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in San Jose for ₪158 or less
  • Book your rental car in San Jose at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate rental cars in San Jose are around 1% more expensive than other car types, on average

San Jose car rental experiences: the best tips from KAYAK users

Insights shared by verified travelers who rented a car in San Jose 
Verified travelerDec 2023
The Car Rental Area on site is very convenient
Verified travelerJan 2024
I used to live in this area and it has grown immensely and I would advise anybody traveling to the San Jose area that they check out maps and Google places to stay or eat before they come into town
Verified travelerNov 2023
A car is really necessary in San Jose because it’s such a large city!
Verified travelerOct 2023
Provide explicit instructions for one way drop off locations that are not at airport sites. Provide adequate staff and vehicles to service the contracts that are let Provide details for hidden service fees
Verified travelerJun 2023
SJC Airport is the most convenient and easiest airport I've ever used, to pick up & drop off your rental cars!
Verified travelerAug 2023
Honestly, this is about as easy a place to rent a car as any. Follow the signs to Hertz!
Verified travelerJun 2023
Prior to renting a car, know which insurance and extra “packages” you need to save time and money.
Verified travelerJun 2023
May be provide entire information regarding fuel, oil, emergencies etc

FAQs about renting a car in San Jose

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in San Jose?

    What type of car is recommended for driving in San Jose, CA?Which car to choose also depends on your plans during a trip to San Jose. To seize the innumerable opportunities for a road trip into nature or to surrounding cities, an SUV is a good choice, as it provides efficient traction and space. If cruising through the city and making most of the weather is part of the plan, a convertible is the optimal choice.

  • What’s the speed limit in San Jose?

    The allowed speed is always signposted, but the general basic law for speed limits is 65 mph on highways, 25 mph in residential areas, and 15 mph in alleys. However, the state’s speed limit laws require drivers to adapt to the current conditions, i.e. when there is fog, children are close by, or heavy rain decreases road traction.

  • Where are the best places to park in San Jose?

    There is a color scheme which lets drivers know where they can park in the city. If there is a green line, parking is allowed for a short amount of time (indicated on a sign). If there is no line at all, unrestricted parking is possible – however, note that it could be metered, so check the surrounding curb to find a meter machine. For longer parking, choose a public garage or parking lot like the Fourth Street Garage or Market and San Pedro Square Garage, which are about $20 per day.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in San Jose?

    On average a rental car in San Jose costs ₪180 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in San Jose?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Thrifty (₪124/day), Avis (₪124/day) and Dollar (₪142/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Thrifty 1659 Airport Blvd 95110 (4 kilometers from city center).

  • What is the best rental car company in San Jose?

    Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in San Jose are Alamo (8.5, 70 reviews), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.1, 53 reviews), and Thrifty (7.2, 70 reviews).

  • How much is gas price in San Jose?

    The average gas price in San Jose is ₪14.29 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between ₪171 and ₪228, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in San Jose?

    Intermediate (Toyota RAV4 or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in San Jose.

  • Which car rental companies are at San Jose airport (SJC)?

    Car rental companies onsite at San Jose airport include Avis and Dollar.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at San Jose airport (SJC)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from San Jose airport to off-airport locations include Avis, and Dollar.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in San Jose?

    Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • How much does an Intermediate car rental cost in San Jose?

    An Intermediate car rental in San Jose costs ₪258 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car rental cost in San Jose?

    A Compact car rental in San Jose costs ₪159 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in San Jose?

    A Mini car rental in San Jose costs ₪450 per day, on average.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in San Jose?

    On average a rental car in San Jose costs ₪1,263 per week (₪180 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in San Jose?

    On average a rental car in San Jose costs ₪5,414 per month (₪180 per day).

San Jose car rental reviews and directory

Alamo

8.5

Very good

404 reviews
Best rated

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.6

Value for money

8.1

One location in San Jose

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Locations in San Jose

1659 Airport Blvd

+1 844 370 8303

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10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2024

KAYAK
Great pick up and dropoff experience. Victoria at the drop off was very helpful.

10.0 Wonderful

Dec 2023

KAYAK
Very helpful Staff when I had to change car class. The inventory was very tight but they worked hard to get me the car I needed.

6.0 Okay

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Check-in was easy and she/the agent was friendly.

Cons:

Not a fan of NISSAN cars. Dash isn't intuitive and not the best car to drive. Found trash under the seat from a previous driver.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was amazing.

8.0 Very good

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Vehicle fine. Check in process easy

Cons:

Explanation of car features as no vehicle manual supplied. Had no idea how to access gas tank

4.4 Mediocre

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

The agent offered a upgrade for a fee for a jeep cherokee. I had an issue with my card and had to call them. I walked from the transaction to call the card provider and was assigned a Nissan Rogue. I have hated every Nissan I have driven and would never pay extra to drive one. It was past 9 pm and I still had to go home and load up before leaving on my 800 mile drive to be with my mom who's husband died the next morning. My back still hurts from the low quality nissan seating .

1 out of 56

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.7

Value for money

7.7

9 locations in San Jose

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1080 D Blossom Hill Rd

+1 408 979 8282

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1485 Kerley Dr

+1 408 437 1001

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1659 Airport Blvd Ste 5

+1 833 813 5264

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2635 Cunningham Ave

+1 408 937 4988

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282 Barack Obama Blvd

+1 408 286 4444

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300 Almaden Blvd

+1 408 286 4444

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3581 Stevens Creek Blvd

+1 408 246 6477

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3591 Pearl Avenue

+1 408 448 2100

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395 Curtner Ave

+1 408 280 2111

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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2024

KAYAK
Awesome, Jennifer was super helpful and kind when helping us with the whole process of receiving our rental car and made sure to give us all the information we needed.

4.8 Mediocre

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

We rented for a month an SUV in order to go from CA to FL. The internal electrical stopped working on our way there. When I called to alert the problem in California, they told me to go to the nearest airport enterprise location in FL. Here, their first answer was that I should take it to a Firestone store to get it checked. I called the nearest Firestone and they told me they couldn't touch the car being so new and low milage; it was the dealership's problem. I called enterprise again and they told me to take it to the nearest dealership. At the dealership they told me that they can't service a car brought in by the customer. With enough frustration built, and the original San Jose office shinning by their absence, I demanded a simple swap of the car but they made me call 4 different enterprise locations in FL looking for an SUV replacement. An assistant manager in Daytona finally managed to put us in a minivan, but all of this took 20 calls and 3 days of painful dodging by their representatives. I will definitely be dodging their service in their future. Not recommend.

8.0 Very good

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

All good

3.2 Poor

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Price did not show fees upon pickup

Cons:

Show all fees instead of catching your consumer off guard

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was quick to help. Great car.

Cons:

Nothing

4.8 Mediocre

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly staff.

Cons:

1. Someone picking up the phone (called two open locations, no answer, one said to leave a message). 2. Being given instructions for one-way drop off at airport at time of rental or at least posted in rental car drop off lot. I had to call Enterprise to find out what to do once I parked the car as there was no attendant (Medford, OR). 3. Receiving revised receipt. There "special" car was a huge, double-cab pick up truck. Basically, no trunk and this was an airport pick up. So, I upgraded to a Toyota Corolla. When I dropped off the car, I was told a receipt would automatically be emailed to me but I never received and had to contact customer report for a copy.

1 out of 41

Dollar

Cheapest deal

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.4

Value for money

7.6

One location in San Jose

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1659 Airport Blvd

+1 408 999 6561

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6.0 Okay

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The car was clean and the price was very fair. However, see below...

Cons:

I rented a certain class for not only the luxury comfort, but for the size. However, Dollar did not have the car I rented. They first tried to down grade me to a lower class, but larger car. I did not think this was fair so I did not agree. We went through the options and I explained, due to having two of my elder uncles with me and their need for a larger car, I needed something larger. Eventually a larger car was offered, but at a much higher rate. Again, I did not agree as a car in my category should have been available to me. Eventually I was offered another luxury vehicle (supposedly in the same class), but much smaller and the entire weekend we had difficulty getting my uncles in and out of it. Due to the inability to have a car ready for me in the class I rented I would have preferred the “upgrade” to an adequate car but the agent would not agree without additional payment to which I did not think was fair.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff very friendly and helpful

Cons:

Should be more proactive in looking for damages during inspection

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly service

4.4 Mediocre

Dec 2019

KAYAK

Cons:

I prepaid and Dollar upsold my poor mother. Never again will I use kayak for car rentals.

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The whole experience was a breeze and was fast

Cons:

No complaints

7.2 Good

Sep 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy drop off.

Cons:

Was expecting a lower rate

1 out of 39

Thrifty

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.0

Value for money

6.9

One location in San Jose

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1659 Airport Blvd

+1 408 999 6561

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2.0 Poor

Mar 2024

KAYAK
The worst rental car experience ever! I travel to San Jose once a month and rely heavily on the car rental service industry for transportation. I made reservations, arrived for my pick-up and then nightmare began! They required a $500 deposit for the sedan with a $174.94 rental fee for the day. Last month Alamo's security deposit was $200 and have the rental price. I return the vehicle after my trip, board my flight and return home here to Los Angeles. I then see an unauthorized transaction for $100 that very night, and another $100 the following evening. Trying to reach Thrifty is a nightmare in itself since its system is automated and they DID NOT even return my detailed email of the issue. I had to call my bank and file a claim on the two extra charges and cancel my debit card!!! This entire experience with "thrifty" has been the worst. WILL NOT BE DOING BUSINESS WITH THEM AGAIN.

4.4 Mediocre

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Pick up has been painful. Drop off was cumbersome. Still awaiting my final receipts.

7.2 Good

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Straightforward process. Car feels clean

Cons:

The hood of the car open but there was no indication of it on the car. Found out when it started moving on the freeway. This put my life in danger. Staff should have made sure that the hood was close and the car should have warned the driver that the hood is open.

6.4 Okay

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff were very friendly at pick up and drop off and the car was clean. It had a few scratches, but nothing too bad. Fuel economy was better than expected.

Cons:

The price was significantly better than other companies for the same type of car and it would have rated a higher score on value for money if it were not for the fact that the car needed some TLC. The engine sounded rough under load (like it was knocking), it needed oil (which I added) and the convertible top had trouble locking properly when it was lowered. I noticed later that the key had a sticker on it that said "check engine", but it seems that was not done.

9.2 Wonderful

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was very helpful and friendly at SJC

Cons:

Car wasn't in spot marked on envelope. Had to look around for a few minutes to find it.

10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

All aspects of this rental were wonderful. Typical pushy sales on upselling when you go to pickup, but that's expected and you can "nope" your way through it.

1 out of 36

Budget

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.4

Value for money

6.2

5 locations in San Jose

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1350 N 1st Street

+1 669 223 1795

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1659 Airport Boulevard, Ste 3

+1 408 286 7850

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2180 Tully Road

+1 408 809 0512

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2200 Eastridge Loop Ste 1104

+1 669 255 4102

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3680 Stevens Creek Blvd, Ste B

+1 669 244 4335

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10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2024

KAYAK
Very good customer service

6.0 Okay

Jan 2024

KAYAK
Long wait time delay to get vehicle

2.0 Poor

Oct 2023

KAYAK
picking up the vehicle at san jose airport took more than 20 minutes. There was only on attendant and there were no cars in the class I had booked. Ended up driving a pickup truck instead of a compact car. Gas cost was an issue. Upon arriving at the one way drop off location, I ended up in the parking lot of a shopping mall with no directions as to where to drop the car. Spent another 20 minutes on the phone being shuttled through the same two automated phone systems over and over again, Finally drove to vehicle to the local airport rental car return center. There I was advised there would be a $50 fee for dropping off at the wrong location. I asked the attendant for directions as to where to drop the car at the mall address that was given. Neither he or three other attendants were able to provide directions as to where and how to drop the vehicle at the designated location. After some discussion with the manager they agreed to drop the $50 fee and accept the vehicle at that location. When I received the final invoice there was nearly $45 in additional service fees that were not indicated on the initial rental contract.. Thoroughly disappointed with the entire rental service. Will NEVER rent from budget again. Please pass this along to Budget as well. Dissatisfied Customer....

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
The staff was extremely pleasant and accommodating my needs when I needed to change vehicles due to issues w a small size cabin with my initial reservation. They saved the day.

2.0 Poor

Sep 2022

KAYAK
Stood in line for over an hour at checkin, then another half-hour waiting for a car….people were good, but archaic system and grossly understaffed.

8.0 Very good

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff member just left the station saying he wioo up or be back and never came back. The other agent had to take over both lines

1 out of 32

Hertz

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.2

Value for money

6.3

10 locations in San Jose

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1040 The Alameda

+1 408 998 8207

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1659 Airport Blvd

+1 408 938 6000

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170 S. Market Street

+1 408 286 6201

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2487 Alum Rock

+1 408 929 0995

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3076 Almaden Expwy

+1 408 265 6050

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3565 Stevens Creek Blvd

+1 408 260 9476

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3565 Stevens Creek Blvd

+1 408 260 9476

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5645 Cottle Rd

+1 408 578 4021

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575 W San Carlos St

+1 408 998 8207

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725 Ridder Park Drive#95

+1 408 437 6250

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8.0 Very good

May 2024

KAYAK
Great. Everyone is so nice. Great customer service.

2.0 Poor

Mar 2024

KAYAK
Terrible. Cancelled my reservation. Lied about calling my number. Did not help me find another vehicle. Will never book with Hertz again

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2024

KAYAK
When we arrived at Oakland Airport to drop off the car, one of the workers saw that we were traveling with a toddler, a car seat and a lot of luggage. To save us the trouble of having to unload everything, carry it and wait for the shuttle, he drove us directly to the airport terminal in our rental car, and then returned the car for us. While this is not normally part of his job, he went above and beyond to help us. This made our day and was a great start to our Christmas holiday.

2.0 Poor

Nov 2022

KAYAK
Nothing. Even though I had a reservation and pre paid they had no cars. Never again! Left us stranded and refused to find us a car elsewhere. Just said call someone else.

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
When I arrived they did not have a car for me! I had to wait an hour with a 15 month old baby and they ended up giving me a broken car…. Terrible experience. Will not be booking again

2.0 Poor

Oct 2022

KAYAK
They gave away my reservation to a walk in because I got stuck in traffic for 15 minutes. They had no other cars in the whole city so I was never able is use my booking.

1 out of 62

Fox

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.2

Value for money

6.3

One location in San Jose

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1659 Airport Boulevard

+1 408 709 2950

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10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2024

KAYAK
It was way better than I expected. Thank you for the great service.

2.0 Poor

Dec 2023

KAYAK
Much expensive

10.0 Wonderful

Nov 2023

KAYAK
Best priced rental car with no shuttle needed! Car is at the airport for easy pickup and drop off.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
Check in was easy. Friendly agent. Return to rent a car center was a breeze- follow airport signs and not goggle maps once you get to the airport. Car return agent was friendly. Walked across street to southwest terminal for flight.

10.0 Wonderful

Jun 2023

KAYAK
Our experience with Fox was wonderful. However, as it was our first time renting a car and our first time in California, we bought way more “packages” than needed. Next time, we will know before hand what is needed and what is not.

4.0 Mediocre

May 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

The car had not been cleaned. Also it had body damage that had not been fixed. The car was expensive, and they would not let me cancel my reservation. I will not use them again.

1 out of 118

Payless

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.8

Value for money

6.5

One location in San Jose

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Locations in San Jose

1659 Airport Blvd

+1 408 724 4400

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was excellent at pick up and drop off

Cons:

Had difficulty finding the actual registration desk. Confusing multiple floors/signing. Didn’t know Payless was also Avis.

10.0 Wonderful

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was helpful. When I picked up the car, it had a half tank of gas. They told me to return it with the same amount, which I did. But when I got there, they charged me for the remainder for a full tank. I went to the desk and the agent there and guy who checked it out a few days before to me were very helpful and corrected it (refunded the difference).

6.0 Okay

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Clean car, employees at counter very polite

Cons:

For starters I thought I was renting car with kayak not with other party that I never heard of it. On paper it says I got car at 5:36 but reality was that car was no ready and got it at 5:59p not a problem understandable even if it delay me am put me to more traffic time but for them is not ok for us to turn late, I got there at 8;07p and seems I was charge another. My point is we don’t get discount for pick up late but get fully charged for being late “very fair”

2.0 Poor

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

I can't cancel

8.4 Very good

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

The signs at the airport were poor. Luckily a security guard arrived and directed me to the 4th floor. I rented from Payless, a sign at their counter directed me to Budget and, in the end I got the car keys from Avis. Car was small, as ordered, so the comfort wasn't excellent, but as expected. The onboard computer and controls, in the Nissan Versa, are hard to understand and reset. I never trusted the distance-to-empty indicator/estimate and when driving almost 2,000 miles that is important. Had two cellphones connected, one for calls and one for audio. The incoming calls always kept going to voice mail after pausing the audio. Overall excellent, but quirky. Recommend

9.6 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The person that helped us was extremely helpful and friendly. She recognized it was my birthday on the day of pickup and greeted me. No issues at drop off

Cons:

Our pick up was scheduled for 9 and we came to the counter at 8:45, but no one was there. We waited until about 9:14 and decided to just go to the elevator to the lot since there was still no one there to help or no sign for instructions

1 out of 40

Sixt

7.6

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.5

Value for money

7.4

One location in San Jose

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1659 Airport Blvd

+1 888 749 8227

Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
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2.0 Poor

May 2024

KAYAK
Car rental was fine. Don't use affirm to pay as sixt requires you to use the card you paid with for a deposit upon pickup and was not able to process it so I had to use my own debit card and now I'm trying to dispute the charge with affirm since I paid out of my own pocket

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2024

KAYAK
One of the employees helped me figure out how to put the back row down to put in my luggage. Very helpful

2.0 Poor

Oct 2023

KAYAK
I ended up canceling my reservation because of the unhelpful conduct of the sixt employee at the rental counter.

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2022

KAYAK
Smooth process from the rental desk to the vehicle pickup and the return process.

4.0 Mediocre

Oct 2022

KAYAK
the agents were slow and no helpful much. no real assistance in pick up of car.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2022

KAYAK
Great car, fair price, nice staff

1 out of 18

Avis

6.9

Most popular

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.9

Value for money

7.2

5 locations in San Jose

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Locations in San Jose

1350 N 1st Street

+1 669 223 1570

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

1659 Airport Boulevard Ste 2

+1 408 993 2224

Monday06:00 - 23:00
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2180 Tully Road

+1 408 809 0502

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
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2200 Eastridge Loop Ste 1104

+1 669 255 4088

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

3680 Stevens Creek Blvd, Ste B

+1 669 223 0424

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
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10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
Avis service and staff were great, I would definitely go with Avis next time

4.0 Mediocre

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was inept and inexperienced to handle a simple situation. We liked the car model.

Cons:

The car was not cleaned at all. Surprising they rented out without cleaning and sanitizing in COVID times. After bringing this issue to the agent, he said he could not help it. I was mad but had no option but to take it. Myself and two of my family members cleaned the car inside out for two hours before starting the trip. Horrible experience. Won’t rent from Avis again.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

professional staff. very efficient checkin and return process. nice car in good shape and very clean. everything that I could ask for worked very well

6.4 Okay

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

The car needs a good wash

8.0 Very good

Mar 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

Rented from San Jose airport but actually was recorded as one mile away at a hotel pickup

9.6 Wonderful

Jul 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was great, price was good

1 out of 13

National

9.5

Wonderful

2 reviews

Cleanliness

9.8

Comfort

9.8

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.2

Value for money

8.7

One location in San Jose

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1659 Airport Blvd Ste 8

+1 844 370 8304

Monday06:00 - 23:00
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8.0 Very good

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Helpful employees at pick up and drop off.

Cons:

Rate was high, but I should have made the reservation earlier.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2022

KAYAK
We had a wonderful experience with National! I had heard about bad stories with rental car agencies but I couldn't be happier with our whole experience. We rented a Suburban type SUV and got an Expedition Max. This was an awesome SUV big enough to haul all our stuff and seat 8 people. We got it clean and it was just the most comfortable, roomy SUV I have ever been in. I brought it back very dirty after 11 days on the road and they checked it in in minutes and I was off on my way. Highly recommend National!

1 out of 1

Airport Van

5.6

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

4.6

Value for money

5.3

2 locations in San Jose

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765 Coleman Ave

1-408-573-7111

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788 North King Road

+1 213 784 8585

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10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

Good overall

2.0 Poor

May 2020

KAYAK

Cons:

Incorrect pick up address and contact information, no one there to assist

4.8 Mediocre

Jun 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The can was in good condition.

Cons:

The offices were filthy, the line desperately long. I lined up for more than an hour to pick up the van. And no excuses were given by the staff.

5.6 Fair

Jul 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Lot of Van options

Cons:

Limited Mileage and long wait

2.0 Poor

May 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

The rate appeared favorable for newer vehicle with unlimited mileage.

Cons:

Did not rent from AVR when it turned out not to be unlimited mileage. My experience with Sixt was excellent.

3.2 Poor

Apr 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

They did have availability of the van. Ran well.

Cons:

wrong address was provided by Kayak. They gave us 15 seat passenger van with zero cargo space. They did not even tell us about this upfront. Also i had to wait 45 minutes at the rental space for them to finish cleaning up, and they changed the rental vehicle at the last minute. Van was not fully cleaned. The back seats were very dirty.

1 out of 6

Europcar

5.8

Fair

No reviews available

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.9

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.5

Value for money

6.1

One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

Please Go To Fox Counter

+1 408 709 2950

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Economy Rent a Car

3.7

Poor

No reviews available

One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

561 West Hedding St.

+1 866 932 0060

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Easirent

4.6

Mediocre

No reviews available

One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport

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Rhodium

5.6

Fair

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One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

San Jose Airport

+1 408 709 2950

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Zeeba Rent-A-Van

No score available yet

3 locations in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

1659 Airport Blvd

+1 800 940 9332

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1701 Airport Blvd

+1 800 940 9332

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561 W Hedding Street

+1 800 940 9332

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Eagle Rent A Car

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2 locations in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

75 Phelan Ave, Suite 2

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San Jose airport

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Sunnycars

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2 locations in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

1527 Airport Boulevard

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659 Airport Blvd Ste 5

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Advance Van Rental

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One location in San Jose

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788 North King Road

+1 213 784 8585

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Avr

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One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

San Jose Airport

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Flight Car

No score available yet

One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

San Jose airport

+1 844 742 5870

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Goldcar Rental SP

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One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

1659 Airport Blvd Car Rental Center San Jose Ca

+1 408 709 2950

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Its Rent a Car

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One location in San Jose

Locations in San Jose

1701 Airport Blvd, San Jose, CA

+1 415 370 8478

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2633 travelers who rented a car in San Jose gave the car agency they used an average rating of 5.1

Car rental locations in or near San Jose

Good to know

Most popular agency

Avis

Most popular car type

Intermediate

Average price

₪180/day

Good deal

₪158/day

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