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Cheap car rentals in Santa Ana

$16/dayEconomy
$14/dayCompact
$18/dayIntermediate
$23/dayStandard
$23/dayFull-size
$28/dayMinivan
$32/dayFull-size SUV
$16/dayMini
$24/dayPremium
$36/dayLuxury
$21/dayConvertible
$32/dayPickup Truck
$23/dayCompact SUV
$23/daySupplier Choice
$24/dayStandard SUV
$24/dayIntermediate SUV
$31/dayStandard station wagon
$32/dayCoupe
$34/dayPremium coupe
$35/dayLuxury SUV
2 Adults, 2 Bags
turoEconomy car in Santa Ana
4 Adults, 2 Bags
turoCompact car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
turoIntermediate car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
turoStandard car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 2 Bags
turoFull-size car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
foxMinivan car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 2 Bags
foxFull-size SUV car in Santa Ana
2 Adults, 2 Bags
turoMini car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
turoPremium car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
turoLuxury car in Santa Ana
4 Adults, 2 Bags
turoConvertible car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
thriftyPickup Truck car in Santa Ana
4 Adults, 2 Bags
foxCompact SUV car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
foxSupplier Choice car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
foxStandard SUV car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
foxIntermediate SUV car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 3 Bags
turoStandard station wagon car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 2 Bags
turoCoupe car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
turoPremium coupe car in Santa Ana
5 Adults, 5 Bags
turoLuxury SUV car in Santa Ana
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Santa Ana car rental reviews and directory

From $28/dayRated #1
Alamo
Best rated
9 Excellent (114 reviews)
1 location in Santa Ana
AlamoLocations in Santa Ana
19051 Airport Way North+1 888 826 6893
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
  • 9
  • 9.1
  • 9.1
  • 9
  • 8.8
Recent reviews
10.0 ExcellentMay 2 2017
Pros: service was great
6.4 GoodMay 2 2017
Cons: No accommadation for drive up customer only for airport customer. I will not use this location again.
8.0 ExcellentMay 1 2017
car was great but they didn't honour the price at which the car was boPros: nice carCons: i booked it for $46 and some cents(I pre payed for the car)...but when I returned it they charged be $47 and some cent.....although not a big difference in the amount...but still they should honour what they agreed for...its the most basic principle of any business transaction
10.0 ExcellentApr 28 2017
FantasticPros: They were great to deal with easy and quick processing collection and drop offCons: Nothing
10.0 ExcellentApr 24 2017
Nice and easyPros: No problem rental, unlimited millage, flexibility in pick up and drop off locations, excellent employees, great all the way around
10.0 ExcellentApr 24 2017
Pros: new clean car that performed wellCons: taxes
7.2 GoodApr 18 2017
Pros: The easy way to rent, pick up and drop the car
4.0 OkayApr 11 2017
Car with broken radio and overcharged for GPS unitCons: Ford Fusion had a non working entertainment system that they should have known about since nothing was working. return counter was closed at 11pm at airport and car had to be left with no confirmation and next day had to call to get final receipt which showed we had been charged for GPS unit that we did not rent..
10.0 ExcellentApr 10 2017
Pros: Keys stayed in my pocket lights went off when lockedCons: Need better windshield wipers
5.6 OkayApr 4 2017
Not cleanPros: Good price, nice new car.Cons: Baby food in the cup holders got inside my phone charging port, dirty tissues stuffed in between the seats, crisps and gummy bears all over the place.
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From $34/dayRated #2
Enterprise
8.9 Excellent (151 reviews)
2 locations in Santa Ana
EnterpriseLocations in Santa Ana
1714 E Mcfadden Ave Ste L+1 714 541 4862
Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday07:30 - 18:00
Friday07:30 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday
18601 Airport Way+1 949 253 9155
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
  • 8.8
  • 9
  • 8.9
  • 8.9
  • 8.8
Recent reviews
2.0 MediocreJul 31 2020
Cons: They didn't have the higher level of car that I signed up for.
10.0 ExcellentJul 29 2020
Pros: Everything was great Cons: Nothing I can think of. It was fast, convenient and smooth
8.0 ExcellentJul 23 2020
Cons: The car stereo was really poor & not what I expected for a premium SUV rental.
10.0 ExcellentApr 23 2020
Pros: The staff at both locations made the process extremely simple. They were friend and super cool. I will definitely be returning.Cons: Details on what you need when your rent a vehicle (major credit card)!
10.0 ExcellentFeb 11 2020
Cons: This was the best rental car experience I have had anywhere in the world. And for it to be at an airport gives extra points. The people were great and friendly, the car spotless inside and out, and the drop off took mere minutes. Great pleasure and will definitely use this when I come back to Southern California.
6.8 GoodDec 19 2019
Pros: Staff was greatCons: Car had dog hair and smelled like cigarette smoke
2.0 MediocreSep 17 2019
Pros: I did not rent the car. I kept requesting Ontario Airport and you kept giving me John Wayne Airport which was to far away. Even called and they said they couldn't change it so cancelled
10.0 ExcellentAug 6 2019
Pros: They were very friendly and polite
9.6 ExcellentJul 1 2019
Pros: Great rate and no drama.Cons: Only one counter person so I had to wait 10 minutes to do the paperwork. You need more counter people. But she was very nice and fast.
10.0 ExcellentMay 21 2019
Pros: WE found one issue with our rental car and they went above and beyond to enhance our trip.
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From $29/dayRated #3
Dollar
Most popular
8.1 Excellent (318 reviews)
1 location in Santa Ana
DollarLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way+1 866 434 2226
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
  • 8.4
  • 8.3
  • 7.9
  • 7.7
  • 8.1
Recent reviews
4.0 OkayJul 30 2020
Pros: When I received my rental, I was asked to sign a small document which states I would return the car clean- if not, I would be charged $45. When asked to define “clean”- I was told no sand or dirt in the car. This seemed somewhat fair, but when I got in my car and drove off- I noticed what appeared to me oatmeal in the cup holders, a curly hair on the shifter and dirt on the floor in the back seats. I immediately returned and informed the Fox team that the car was dirty. I was met with an aloof attitude as my keys were taken and the car was cleaned. As I waited for the car to be cleaned- multiple employees- one appearing to be the manager ignored me and made me feel like I was putting them out by asking them for a clean car. I was disappointed in the customer service and quality of product. I would not recommend this company- there are so many other rental companies out there that will give you a deal and treat you like a valued customer. Cons: Customer service!! At least 3 employees (one appeared to be a manager) treated me like I was making their day more difficult by asking for a clean car.
8.0 ExcellentJun 20 2020
Pros: Car was clean.Cons: The drop-off process didn’t result in the termination of the rental, so I had to call several days later to end it. They did resolve quickly and successfully when I called.
7.2 GoodMay 3 2020
Cons: The customer service
2.0 MediocreApr 25 2020
Pros: Nothing
10.0 ExcellentMar 16 2020
Pros: Yes All they way around
10.0 ExcellentFeb 18 2020
Cons: Pick up and drop off were seamless. I would recommend.
10.0 ExcellentFeb 17 2020
Pros: Yes very friendly and very fast and easy .Cons: More selection
8.0 ExcellentFeb 1 2020
Cons: I ask for a Jeep Grand Cherokee but I got something else I understand that the car i asked for was not available at that moment, but would like to have your staff tell me that they will call me when it is available. Thank you
10.0 ExcellentJan 28 2020
Pros: Staff was wonderful and drop off was very easy
10.0 ExcellentJan 7 2020
Cons: They need to tell you about the need for toll tags
From $30/dayRated #4
Hertz
7.6 Good (179 reviews)
3 locations in Santa Ana
HertzLocations in Santa Ana
1614 S Main St+1 714 541 5822
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
18601 Airport W. North+1 949 224 6700
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
19051 Airport Way North+1 949 224 9700
  • 8
  • 7.8
  • 7.4
  • 7.1
  • 7.6
Recent reviews
8.0 ExcellentAug 11 2020
Pros: SUV drove well.Cons: Our car had no gas at pickup. Tenant clerk was not present at location. At drop off they indicated window was chipped I told them it was already there. They were quite rude to assume that it was done during my drive. There system was also down and no manager was on site.
6.0 GoodMar 24 2020
Cons: Staff at pick up could have been more helpful and friendly. It seemed like the representative that helped me was having a bad day
8.8 ExcellentJan 8 2020
Cons: Getting the correct size vehicle that we booked right away instead of getting switched to a smaller vehicle and it not working for what we needed
2.0 MediocreAug 21 2019
Pros: noneCons: reserved car, car was not on site, had to take shuttle to get car. shuttle took over 30minutes to pickup. had one way Santa Ana Airport - drop off LAX (40miles) decided to change and drop back at original location Santa Ana Airport. They charged me $120 for that. reason, paperwork.
2.0 MediocreMay 27 2019
Cons: I paid you guys for a mid size car and you placed a reservation for a compact car at hertz.
10.0 ExcellentMay 13 2019
Pros: The customer service was incredible. At the end of the check in, our rep mentioned it was her first day, but we would have never guessed. She was so friendly and helpful.
5.2 OkayMar 31 2019
Pros: Pick up n drop off locationCons: Range of luxury and upgrades options
2.0 MediocreMar 7 2019
Pros: The prices.Cons: It would’ve been nice is the system would’ve booked my reservation for the correct location and if the system would not allow booking for closing time! I had to waste money catching a Lyft back to the airport because the Hertz location was closed at the time of my reservation! Horrible experience!!
4.0 OkayFeb 26 2019
Pros: we were told that the invoice was different. we paid in full the car rental which was $cdn 497.97 -confirmation number - H9131686512 and then given a different total from Hertz of $139.33 . I AM NOT HAPPY WITH THIS ADDED CHARGE AND DO NOT WANT TO PAY IT.Cons: being told the truth in fees - I do not like any surprises when I travel - we were told that the invoice was different. we paid in full the car rental which was $cdn 497.97 -confirmation number - H9131686512 and then given a different total from Hertz of $139.33 I AM NOT HAPPY WITH THIS ADDED CHARGE
5.2 OkayFeb 3 2019
Pros: Pick up and drop off we’re good but shouldn't of ya been dragged into this.Cons: Stop messing about.
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From $32/dayRated #5
Budget
7.5 Good (136 reviews)
3 locations in Santa Ana
BudgetLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way, Suite 73+1 949 252 6240
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
2701 Hotel Terrace Drive+1 714 549 0451
Monday08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday08:00 - 14:00
Thursday08:00 - 14:00
Friday08:00 - 14:00
Saturday08:00 - 12:00
4101 South Main Street+1 714 957 6501
Monday08:00 - 12:00
Tuesday08:00 - 12:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:00
Thursday08:00 - 12:00
Friday08:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
  • 7.7
  • 7.7
  • 7.5
  • 7.4
  • 7.4
Recent reviews
10.0 ExcellentJan 29 2020
Pros: The gal I picked up the car with was amazing, smart and just a pleasure.Cons: Not much good rental experience
10.0 ExcellentSep 17 2019
Cons: If the pick up location was closer.
2.0 MediocreJul 22 2019
Pros: No. Car was disgusting. Wasn’t cleaned. Ant infestation in back seats and trunk. Couldn’t get customer service to answer to resolve for 2 days.Cons: Everything. I will never use budget again.
8.0 ExcellentMay 27 2019
Cons: Location in garage is a little unorganized as far as checkout. No receipt given at checkout, now have to wait and see if I get an email with a receipt.
2.0 MediocreApr 15 2019
Cons: Budget rental didnt have the vehicle I had to find another location in a different city when I arrived 8 people had been waiting for 30 mins I waited additional 25 mins and when it was finally my turn I couldnt get a vehicle because it's based on credit. Why they accept your money first if o.a.c.?
2.0 MediocreMar 24 2019
Cons: Drop off was ridiculous. Drop off time was 2:00pm but the drop off location closed at 2 PM. Nobody bothered to tell me that beforehand. When i arrived at the drop off location, it was already closed. When i called budget, they insisted that i had to pay to extend the rental for another day. Really??
7.6 GoodJan 3 2019
Santa AnaPros: Upgrade to large SUVCons: Didn’t have minivan available that we had requested. One came in but needed oil change. Rather than wait they upgraded us to SUV that would hold 6 people. Long checkin process and car was not real clean inside. Served the purpose however.
8.0 ExcellentDec 13 2018
Pros: Convenient and no shuttle necessary to airport.Cons: Everything was great!
10.0 ExcellentNov 13 2018
Pros: Fast friendly service
5.6 OkayNov 10 2018
Cons: Price was higher than 3 agencies I found after I rented, very disappointing
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From $44/dayRated #6
Avis
7.9 Good (74 reviews)
3 locations in Santa Ana
AvisLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way+1 949 660 5200
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
2701 Hotel Terrace Drive+1 714 708 3485
Monday08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday08:00 - 14:00
Thursday08:00 - 14:00
Friday08:00 - 14:00
Sunday08:00 - 12:00
4101 South Main Street+1 714 957 6521
Monday08:00 - 12:00
Tuesday08:00 - 12:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:00
Thursday08:00 - 12:00
Friday08:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
  • 8
  • 8.1
  • 7.8
  • 7.8
  • 7.6
Recent reviews
2.4 MediocreFeb 24 2020
Cons: Upgraded me to a larger car because they didn't have what I wanted in stock then billed me for it. Will never do business with this company again.
4.0 OkayJan 28 2019
Cons: The way Inwas treated at drop off. Also the extra charges that they tried to charge - filled up gas tank with receipt across st and they tried to charge me 20 extra then a drop off fee, and extra taxes after drop off. Dont think I will rent from them again. Bad experience dont honor what employees say
10.0 ExcellentJan 1 2018
Pros: great price, and great service.
10.0 ExcellentDec 9 2017
Pros: How fast the rental and return processing was. Price. Avis very easy to work with, better than Enterprise; they are very uptight. Your people are friendly.
4.0 OkayAug 31 2017
Pros: the size of car was what I requestedCons: staff was rude. finding car rented not easy. Car was filthy and smelled terrible.
10.0 ExcellentAug 26 2017
Good experiencePros: The staff at both locations were wonderful - my flight was running late on my pickup date and the man at the location (Jason) was really helpful and offered to wait for me if I was close to their closing time - it wasn't necessary since I made it in time, but I truly appreciated his willingness to accommodate me - it definitely relieved some stress and made my travel day much more enjoyable. The car was new and nice and clean.
2.0 MediocreAug 14 2017
Would not use Avis again.Cons: First car would not start. Second car had only a partial tank of gas, a broken center console, and ants. They quoted me a price of $45 and said insurance was $11. When I asked them to remove the insurance they said the price would be $42, so basically they lied. When I returned the car they're charged my credit card $65 instead of $45 without telling me why. And since I had to fill up to a partial tank of gas I ended up accidentally overfilling and so overpaid on gas. Would not use this company again.
10.0 ExcellentJul 21 2017
Amazing customer servicePros: This location had the best customer service I've ever had at a car rental.Cons: The drop off at LAX took some Extra time waiting in line to check in my car. Amazingly I got through LAX security faster. But neither we're terrible. Just time :)
10.0 ExcellentJul 9 2017
Avis Made the Difference - First ClassPros: Avis made the difference between a lost trip an a fun trip. I had travel complications due to some airline issues, and Avis went above and beyond to make my trip great! I landed at a totally different airport than expected, and Avis rolled with the changes, and took care of me. No extra fees for the unused car, and they honored my Kayak.com price at the counter. First class service!Cons: No complaints.
6.0 GoodJul 7 2017
Cons: Car absolutely dirty (inside and outside).
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From $71/dayRated #7
National
8.6 Excellent (3 reviews)
1 location in Santa Ana
NationalLocations in Santa Ana
19051 Airport Way North+1 888 826 6890
Monday07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday07:00 - 22:00
Thursday07:00 - 22:00
Friday07:00 - 22:00
Saturday07:00 - 22:00
Sunday07:00 - 22:00
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
Recent reviews
8.0 ExcellentNov 23 2015
Pick your car is greatPros: Love the Pick your car and the no paper work.
Allied
2 locations in Santa Ana
AlliedLocations in Santa Ana
1333 S Main Street+1 714 835 4990
201 E. MacArthur Blvd.+1 714 850 0900
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Sunnycars
2 locations in Santa Ana
SunnycarsLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way
19051 Airport Way North
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Advance Car And Truck Rental
1 location in Santa Ana
Advance Car And Truck RentalLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way, Thomas F. Riley Terminal, Santa Ana, California+1 949 752 7832
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Avr
1 location in Santa Ana
AvrLocations in Santa Ana
Santa Ana Airport
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Easirent
1 location in Santa Ana
EasirentLocations in Santa Ana
John Wayne Airport-Orange County
MondayInvalid date - 23:59
TuesdayInvalid date - 23:59
WednesdayInvalid date - 23:59
ThursdayInvalid date - 23:59
FridayInvalid date - 23:59
SaturdayInvalid date - 23:59
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GREEN MOTION
1 location in Santa Ana
GREEN MOTION Locations in Santa Ana
19051 Airport Way North+1 949 636 6426
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MAGGIORE
1 location in Santa Ana
MAGGIORE Locations in Santa Ana
John Wayne airport+1 310 645 2100
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From $21/day
Midway
1 location in Santa Ana
MidwayLocations in Santa Ana
Santa Ana Airport
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Rent-4-Less
1 location in Santa Ana
Rent-4-LessLocations in Santa Ana
2015 N.Tustin Avenue(714) 667-0841
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From $26/day
Thrifty
1 location in Santa Ana
ThriftyLocations in Santa Ana
18601, Airport Way
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From $6/day
Zeeba Rent-A-Van
Cheapest deal
1 location in Santa Ana
Zeeba Rent-A-VanLocations in Santa Ana
18601 Airport Way+1 800 940 9332
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975 travelers who rented a car in Santa Ana gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.1

Good to know

Most popular agency

Dollar

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$39/day

Good deal

$29/day

When to book a rental car in Santa Ana

Top tips for renting a car in Santa Ana

  • A rental car is the perfect way to explore not only Orange County's largest city, but also other major destinations along the Californian coast. The Santa Ana River is just a short 10-mile ride from the center, and some of the most famous beaches are located about 20 minutes to the south, including Laguna Beach and Newport Beach. Hop in the car to visit the world famous Disneyland theme park, which is only 6 miles away from Santa Ana.
  • All the big car rental agencies can be found at John Wayne International Airport (SNA), which is located about 9 miles from the city center. Car rental services are conveniently situated in the Arrivals hall, which is on the lower level between Terminals A and B. A good point of reference is the John Wayne statue, as the desks can be found right across from it. When returning the vehicle, head to the lower level of Parking Structures A2 and B2.
  • The city of Santa Ana itself is pretty straightforward to navigate, and it's also quite safe. But it is densely populated, and the downtown area is the main entertainment hub, which means it's probably best to avoid driving in that area and try walking instead. Orange County also observes a rise in visitors and outdoor activities during the summer, so bare in mind there will be more people on the road as well as more tourists walking around.
  • Traffic in California is world-famous, but traffic patterns in Orange County aren't as simple because lots of people travel to different places, and traffic heads to different directions at different times of the day, including to Irvine, Los Angeles, and Anaheim. However, if you do avoid driving between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., and then again between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m, you should be able to escape the worst jams.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Santa Ana for $29 or less
  • Book your rental car in Santa Ana at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Santa Ana are around 30% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Mini rental cars in Santa Ana are around 37% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Santa Ana

  • Some car rental companies in Santa Ana which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Dollar, Thrifty and Hertz

  • On average a rental car in Santa Ana costs $39 per day.

  • Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Santa Ana.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Fox ($23/day), Enterprise ($40/day) and Hertz ($41/day).

  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Santa Ana are Alamo (8.9, 375 reviews), Enterprise (8.7, 209 reviews), and Avis (7.9, 78 reviews).

  • Car rental companies onsite at Los Angeles airport include Thrifty, Enterprise, Hertz, U-Save, Fox, Sixt, Dollar, Airport Van, NU Car and Ace.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Los Angeles airport to off-airport locations include Thrifty, Enterprise, Hertz, U-Save, Sixt, Dollar, Airport Van, Alamo, NU Car, and Advantage.

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

  • A Economy car rental in Santa Ana costs $34 per day, on average.

  • A Standard car rental in Santa Ana costs $35 per day, on average.

  • A Mini car rental in Santa Ana costs $60 per day, on average.

  • In Santa Ana, cars are most frequently rented at Ace 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. (16 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Santa Ana costs $276 per week ($39 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Santa Ana costs $1183 per month ($39 per day).

  • If you're just driving within the city or Orange County, a compact car is a good option as it's easy to park downtown. But if you're embarking on a road trip along the Californian coast, a convertible is a fun option, especially when the weather is good. If you're traveling with the whole family, a minivan is a good choice as it provides space for everyone.

  • The speed limit in the city is typically 35 miles per hour, but it may lower to 25 mph in certain residential areas and school zones, in which case the speed limit signs will be posted. Two-lane undivided highways have a speed limit of 55 mph, while most highways have a 65 mph limit. However, some highways allow drivers to go as fast as 70 mph.

  • The average gas prices in Santa Ana are about $3.45 per gallon. Lower prices can range anywhere between $2.99 and $3.19 per gallon. Take into consideration the fact that, particularly in the summer and on weekends, lots of people travel early in the morning throughout the Californian coast, so skip the lines by avoiding those hours when going to the gas station.

  • Street parking in Santa Ana is paid from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday to Saturday, but it is free outside of those hours, all day on Sunday, and on public holidays. The average meter prices are $0.75 per hour in the downtown area (East End), while the approximate rate at parking lots and garages is $1.50 per hour, and $18 for 24 hours.