Santa Barbara Car Hire

Santa Barbara Car Hire

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Rated no. 1
Alamo
alamo
Best rated
8.7 Excellent (6,562 reviews)
1 location in Santa Barbara
Alamo
Locations in Santa Barbara
500 James Fowler Rd
+1 805 967 1204
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Rated no. 2
Enterprise
enterprise
8.5 Excellent (12,862 reviews)
3 locations in Santa Barbara
Enterprise
Locations in Santa Barbara
3210 State St
+1 805 569 6222
500 James Fowler Rd
+1 805 683 3012
601 Chapala St
+1 805 966 3097
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Rated no. 3
Avis
avis
7.6 Good (2,256 reviews)
2 locations in Santa Barbara
Avis
Locations in Santa Barbara
305 East Haley Street
+1 805 965 1079
500 Fowler Road
+1 805 964 4848
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Rated no. 4
Budget
7.4 Good (4,251 reviews)
2 locations in Santa Barbara
Budget
Locations in Santa Barbara
305 East Haley Street
+1 805 965 1070
500 Fowler Road
+1 805 964 6792
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Rated no. 5
Hertz
7.4 Good (3,928 reviews)
3 locations in Santa Barbara
Hertz
Locations in Santa Barbara
114 Moffett Pl
+1 805 967 0411
16 S. La Cumbre Road
+1 805 967 1927
633 E Cabrillo Blvd
+1 805 962 5305
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From £19/day
Rated no. 6
Dollar
dollar
Cheapest deal
Most popular
7.3 Good (6,434 reviews)
1 location in Santa Barbara
Dollar
Locations in Santa Barbara
500 Fowler Road
+1 866 434 2226
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Rated no. 7
Thrifty
thrifty
8.6 Excellent (2 reviews)
1 location in Santa Barbara
Thrifty
Locations in Santa Barbara
5971 Placencia Street
+1 805 681 1222
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National
national
1 location in Santa Barbara
National
Locations in Santa Barbara
500 James Fowler Rd
+1 805 967 1204
Sunnycars
sunnycars
1 location in Santa Barbara
Sunnycars
Locations in Santa Barbara
500 Fowler Road, Goleta

Car hire locations in Santa Barbara

Good to know

Most popular agency Dollar
Most popular car type Mini
Average price £19/day
Good deal £19/day

When to book a hire car in Santa Barbara

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches
-1 day
-2 days

Top tips for hiring a car in Santa Barbara

  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Santa Barbara for £19 or less
  • Book your car hire in Santa Barbara at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini car hires in Santa Barbara are around 35% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Santa Barbara

How much does it cost to hire a car in Santa Barbara?

On average a hire car in Santa Barbara costs £19 per day.

What is the most popular hire car in Santa Barbara?

Mini (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type in Santa Barbara.

What is the cheapest hire car agency in Santa Barbara?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest hire cars were found at Hertz (£36/day), Avis (£45/day) and Sonderpreis (£75/day).

What is the best hire car agency in Santa Barbara?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire companies in Santa Barbara are Alamo (8.7, 6562 reviews), Enterprise (8.5, 12862 reviews), and National (8.2, 3236 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Los Angeles Airport (LAX)?

Car hire companies onsite at Los Angeles Airport include Sixt, Budget, Thrifty, Dollar, Hertz, Europcar, Enterprise and Avis.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Los Angeles Airport (LAX)?

Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Los Angeles Airport to off-airport locations include Alamo, Sixt, Budget, Thrifty, Dollar, Hertz, Europcar, Enterprise, Avis and National.

What is the cheapest car hire location in Santa Barbara?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Hertz 114 Moffett Pl 93117 (8 miles from the city centre).

How can I find hire car agencies near me in Santa Barbara?

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