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Car Rental Companies serving San Francisco Airport (SFO)


Contact Phones & Opening Hours

  • Alamo (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.616.2400
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Avis  (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.877.6780
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Budget (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.877.0998
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Dollar (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.244.4131
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Enterprise (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.697.9200
    Opening Hours: Open 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. daily

  • Thrifty (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.283.0898
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Fox (Rental Car Center – 1st Floor)

    Phone: +1 800.225.4369
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Hertz (Rental Car Center – 1st Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.624.6600
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • National (Rental Car Center – 4th Floor)

    Phone: +1 650.616.3000
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Advantage (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.343.3052
    Opening Hours: Open for pick-up 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., drop-off 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. daily

  • Airport Van Rental (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.952.5543
    Opening Hours: Open 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily

  • EZ Rent a Car (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.343.3052
    Opening hours: Open 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily

  • Payless Car Rental (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.548.5161
    Opening Hours: Open 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily

  • NU Car Rentals (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.651.7145
    Hours operation: Open 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily

  • Silvercar (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 650.273.7110
    Opening Hours: Open 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily

  • Sixt (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 415.658.9800
    Opening Hours: Open 24 hours

  • Travelcar (Off-Airport – Shuttle Service)

    Phone: +1 310.302.7071
    Opening Hours: Open 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. daily

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Rental Car Center at SFO Airport

San Francisco International Airport’s Rental Car Center allows you to pick up and drop off your vehicle at one convenient, central location.

To access the Rental Car Center from the airport terminals, please take the AirTrain Blue Line. AirTrain, SFO’s fully automated people mover system, operates 24/7 and provides frequent service throughout SFO.

You’ll find AirTrain stations in all terminals, terminal parking garages, the Rental Car Center and SFO’s BART station.

San Francisco Airport Car Rental Center Address:
780 N. McDonnell Road
San Francisco, CA 94128

Off-Airport Rental Car Agencies

Off-airport rent a car agencies are served by courtesy shuttle service from the SFO Rental Car Center. Shuttles stop at the south curb of the RCC upon request.

Best Car Rental companies at San Francisco Airport

We know you need to rent a car in San Francisco but you have doubts and can’t decide which company to book with. To help you decide, here is our ranking of the Top 5 Car Rental Companies at San Francisco Airport (Updated 2020).

  1. ENTERPRISE (8.9/10) 🏆
  2. ALAMO (8.6/10) 🥈
  3. NATIONAL (8.5/10) 🥉
  4. HERTZ (8.3/10) 🔝
  5. THRIFTY (7.9/10) 🔝

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Drive and enjoy San Francisco with your rental car

Are you ready to discover San Francisco? Do not hesitate to hire a car at San Francisco Airport and explore Californa on your own. Pack your bags and get ready to discover all that San Francisco has to offer easily and comfortably with your most economical rental car.

If you are planning to travel to California and are landing at San Francisco Airport, you can book your rental car right now so that as soon as you land, you can be sure that your rental car will be waiting for you so that you can start your journey immediately.

There are lots of things that make this city special, including the Oceans and Hills which provides it with a stunning and natural beauty that is irresistible. The neighborhood, the green spaces, historic sites, a relaxed attitude, and inspiring cultural institutions also make for a special city. You do not want to come around such a city and not get a glimpse of the iconic golden gate bridge –it is a key sight when anyone comes to California or San Francisco.

The California State Railroad Museum is one of the must-see attractions in Sacramento. Covering more than 200,000 square meters, this State Railroad Museum in California is one of the biggest railway museums in the world. It houses steam locomotives and restored railroad coaches used as far back and 1862 – 1944. While inside, you can see almost all the wagons. It is located in Old Sacramento.

There is also the Sutter’s Fort Museum. Located on the site of the first California outpost created by German-Swiss immigrant Johann August Sutter in the year 1839. Built that same year, the adobe house has been restored to its original style –it houses the relics of the Gold Rush era.

During your trip to San Francisco, great adventures await you. If you waste time waiting for taxis, buses or trains, you may not have enough time to visit everything this magnificent city has to offer. Book a rental car and discover all the sights of San Francisco and surroundings, known or not; there’s no more comfortable way to get around California.

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Our Car Rental offers at San Francisco Airport

Compare prices and book your rental car in San Francisco here now. You can choose from a wide range of cars from the best brands and with the guarantee that you will always get the best possible price on car hire at San Francisco Airport.

Our car for hire offers will allow you to enjoy your holidays in San Francisco in the most comfortable and simple way. All you have to do is compare our rental car offers and book the car that best suits your needs at the most economical price.

Our San Francisco Airport economy car rental service will allow you to compare prices and move around Californa in complete comfort and autonomy. Whether you travel alone or as a family trip, you can also select the car accessories you need, such as car seats for babies or GPS, on this website you can book and have at your fingertips a modern selection of vehicles of different categories, including Economy, Compacts, Vans, 7 Seater, 8 Seater, 9 Seater, Cargo Vans, Fullsize, Luxury, Premium or SUVs, as well as a range of optional extras, so you can move with a model tailored to your needs.

Last-minute offers in rent a car in San Francisco can be found on our website, where you will find the best prices in cars for rent in San Francisco from major companies: Avis, Budget, Hertz, Alamo, Dollar, Payless, Europcar, Enterprise, National, Thrifty, Sixt, and more local companies. To book your car at one of the many San Francisco Airport offices available, simply use the car rental search engine above.

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One Way Car Rental from San Francisco Airport

Do you need to rent a car in San Francisco Airport and drop off it to another of these popular locations in California or even Arizona or Oregon? No problem, take advantage of our offers for San Francisco Airport and return your car rental at San Jose Airport, Sacramento Airport, Los Angeles Airport, Las Vegas Airport, Portland Airport and more.

Rent a car at San Francisco Airport or Downtown and return it at any other location at a really good price. Our prices include one-way fees.

Popular California Road Trips in your One-Way Car Rental from San Francisco Airport

Pick up at San Francisco Airport and drop off at San Jose Airport

  • Time: 57 minutes
  • Distance: 34 miles via US-101 S

Pick up at San Francisco Airport and drop off at Los Angeles Airport

  • Time: 6 hours 14 minutes
  • Distance: 389 miles via I-5 S

Pick up at San Francisco Airport and drop off at Sacramento Airport

  • Time: 2 hours 8 minutes
  • Distance: 103 miles via I-80 E

Pick up at San Francisco Airport and drop off at Las Vegas Airport

  • Time: 8 hours 34 minutes
  • Distance: 565 miles via I-5 S and I-15 N

Pick up at San Francisco Airport and drop off at Portland Airport

  • Time: 11 hours 48 minutes
  • Distance: 717 miles via I-5 N

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Rent a Hybrid or Electric Car at San Francisco San Francisco Airport.

In addition to conventional cars that run on petrol or diesel, on this website you can also find environmentally-friendly rental cars, with less noise pollution and almost imperceptible vibrations in San Francisco.

If you are planning to rent a modern car in San Francisco and enjoy the latest technical advances, both to go on holiday, business trip, or to make a good impression at an event, we invite you to discover the comfort and performance of our Hybrid and 100% Electric cars available at San Francisco Airport.

We are an outstanding car rental website with a great commitment to the environment, and we are aware of the growing demand for sustainable and environmentally-friendly vehicles, which is why we work with leading car rental companies in the world, which put at your disposal a large and modern fleet of hybrid and zero-emission electric cars at San Francisco Airport.

Here you are a Worldwide database of EV charging stations to check where you can charge your electric rental vehicle.

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About the Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located in the unincorporated San Mateo County, close to Millbrae and San Bruno, 13 miles to the south of downtown San Francisco of California. The airport handles flights to every point in North America, and it is also one of the major gateways to Asia and Europe.

The San Francisco International Airport is northern Carolina’s largest airport and California’s second busiest, only after Los Angeles international airport.  It was in 2017 ranked as the seventh busiest of the airports in the United States, and in the world, it was ranked 24th by passenger count. It is united airlines 5th largest hub and the primary transpacific gateway of united airlines. The airport is the Alaska airlines’ secondary hub. The San Francisco International Airport houses an Aviation Museum Library (Louis A Turpen) and a maintenance hub for united airlines.

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