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St. Augustine car rentals from $29/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 St. Augustine with a pick-up date of 7/26 and drop-off date of 7/29. 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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Cheap car rentals in St. Augustine

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Mitsubishi Mirage car
Mitsubishi Mirage
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
$29/day
Kia Soul car
Kia Soul
or similar SMALL
4
2
2/4
$33/day
Toyota Corolla car
Toyota Corolla
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
2/4
$33/day
Chrysler Town & Country car
Chrysler Town & Country
or similar VAN
5
5
4-5
$39/day
Volvo XC60 car
Volvo XC60
or similar SUV
5
2
4-5
$33/day
Chevrolet Impala car
Chevrolet Impala
or similar LARGE
5
5
4-5
$38/day
Chrysler 300 car
Chrysler 300
or similar LUXURY
5
5
2/4
$47/day
Toyota Tacoma car
Toyota Tacoma
or similar PICKUPTRUCK
5
3
2/4
$42/day
Mercedes-Benz GLE car
Mercedes-Benz GLE
or similar SUV
5
5
4-5
$52/day
Class Special Car car
Class Special Car
or similar Category
5
5
2/4
$32/day
Ford Escape car
Ford Escape
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$37/day
Ford Edge car
Ford Edge
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
$41/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in St. Augustine

  • With car rentals in St. Augustine, it’s easy to go anywhere you need to both within the city and the larger region. While the town does have basic public transportation, St. Augustine car rentals remain one of the easiest ways to move between neighborhoods. Having your own vehicle will also make it simple for you to go to places that are a bit further from downtown ​​St. Augustine, such as Fort Mose Historic State Park, which is around a 15min drive away. There is also the Davenport Park, which is approximately a 12min drive from the city center.
  • One convenient and efficient place to secure St. Augustine car rentals is the Jacksonville International Airport (JAX), located about an hour north of St. Augustine. Rental car counters can be found on the Lower Level of this single-terminal airport, next to the baggage claim. Agencies at JAX include Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, Budget, Thrifty, Dollar, Alamo, and National. You can collect and drop off your rental vehicle on the first floor of the parking garage next to the terminal.
  • If you’ll be flying into the area, picking up car rentals in St. Augustine directly from Northeast Florida Regional Airport (UST) can be a convenient choice. Northeast Florida Regional Airport hosts several car rental companies on-site, and their offices can be found near baggage claim in the main terminal. Some of the companies that can be found here include Avis, Hertz, and Enterprise.
  • When you opt for cheap car rentals in St. Augustine, you have the freedom to explore Florida's beaches and the great outdoors at the Osceola Wildlife Management Area, less than 2 hours to the northwest. You can take a 45-minute drive to Jacksonville, rated by Forbes as the second-best city in Florida. St. Augustine car rentals can also get you to Daytona Beach in an hour, where you can enjoy sun, sand, and world-famous auto-racing.
  • When driving car rentals in St. Augustine, it’s important that you read up on local driving laws and tips so you can operate your vehicle as responsibly and safely as possible. Downtown St. Augustine is quite busy and has many pedestrians, so drive with extra caution when you are in this area. In the state of Florida, there is a mandatory child restraint law for passengers under 16 years of age. Whenever you are using your windshield wipers, make sure that you have your headlights on as well.
  • In Florida, children five years old and younger must be restrained in a federally approved child restraint device. If you need to add on a child, infant, or booster seat to your St. Augustine car rental, make sure that you mention this when you make your vehicle reservation. Cheap car rentals in St. Augustine often have a certain number of car seats available, and if you wait until you pick up your rental to mention that you need a car seat, there may not be any available for your use.
  • To avoid getting caught in a traffic jam, try not to drive during rush hour, which usually falls between the hours of 7:00 and 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. There are some roads that are known for having a particular amount of traffic, and these include Coquina Boulevard and A Street. Pay extra caution when driving in the rain, as the roads tend to be more slick and dangerous during these conditions.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in St. Augustine for $51 or less
  • Book your rental car in St. Augustine at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Premium rental cars in St. Augustine are around 5% more expensive than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in St. Augustine

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in St. Augustine?

    On average a rental car in St. Augustine costs $62 per day. But prices differ between operators and you can save money through a price comparison of car rental deals from different agencies. The cheapest price for a car rental in St. Augustine found in the last 2 weeks is $40.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in St. Augustine?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Budget ($32/day) and Avis ($35/day).

  • How much is gas price in St. Augustine?

    The average gas price in St. Augustine is $3.82 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $46 and $61, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in St. Augustine?

    Premium (BMW X3 or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in St. Augustine.

  • Which car rental companies are at Northeast Florida Regional airport (UST)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Northeast Florida Regional airport include Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Budget, Avis and Hertz.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Northeast Florida Regional airport (UST)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Northeast Florida Regional airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Avis, and Hertz.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in St. Augustine?

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

  • How much does a Premium car rental cost in St. Augustine?

    A Premium car rental in St. Augustine costs $89 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car rental cost in St. Augustine?

    A Standard car rental in St. Augustine costs $85 per day, on average.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in St. Augustine?

    On average a rental car in St. Augustine costs $431 per week ($62 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in St. Augustine?

    On average a rental car in St. Augustine costs $1,847 per month ($62 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when renting a car in St. Augustine?

    Most car rental providers in St. Augustine offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car rental in St. Augustine, check out KAYAK's car rental insurance guide.

  • How many car agencies are operating in St. Augustine?

    KAYAK has deals for you to compare from 4 car rental agencies in St. Augustine.

  • What do I need to know before booking a car rental in St. Augustine?

    Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).

  • Why should I use KAYAK to rent a car in St. Augustine?

    KAYAK searches thousands of car rental agencies to provide you with offers from all car rental agencies operating in St. Augustine so that you can compare car rental rates, reviews and pick-up and drop-off locations to find the best deal for you.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in St. Augustine?

    If you will be visiting St. Augustine during the warmer months and you want to take advantage of the weather, consider renting a convertible. Otherwise, individuals that will be mainly in the city center may find an economy vehicle to be convenient for the area, as a smaller model makes it easier to navigate the busy downtown. If you plan on going to the beach or enjoying some recreational activities, a large SUV can be a nice choice as you will have plenty of room for carrying any necessary equipment.

  • How old do I have to be to rent a car in St. Augustine?

    To rent a car in Florida, you need to be at least 21 years of age. While you are allowed to rent a car when you are ages 21 through 24, you will most likely be charged a daily fee for being a Young Driver. Usually drivers 25 years old and older are not subject to this kind of fee.

  • What’s the speed limit in St. Augustine?

    Within the city limits, the speed limit for each road typically falls between 20 and 50 mph. Rural roads in the air may have a speed limit that is between 55 and 65 mph. When you are driving on the freeway, you will usually have a speed limit within the range of 45 and 70 mph.

  • Do I need to sign up for the rental car company’s toll program?

    Doing so is probably in your best interest because you will almost certainly need to drive on toll roads in and around St. Augustine. Most Florida toll booths take a picture of your license plate in order to charge you electronically. Because the license plate is registered to the rental car company, the charge will go back to them, even if you are using your own SunPass. If you have not signed up and paid for the rental car company’s toll program, you will probably be charged for the tolls plus a fine. To avoid unwarranted expenses such as this, you should consider signing up for the toll program when you rent from St. Augustine car rentals.

  • Where are the best places to park in St. Augustine?

    One of the largest parking areas in St. Augustine is the Historic Downtown Parking Facility, which can hold more than 1,200 vehicles and which charges fares by the hour and day. There is also a large amount of metered street parking that visitors can take advantage of. Keep in mind that street parking is free after 5:00 p.m. every day and all day on Sundays and federal holidays. In downtown St. Augustine, you will find a variety of paid lots that are centrally located. The city has its own smartphone app that allows you to see where space is available and even pay in advance. 

St. Augustine car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

9.1

Wonderful

7 reviews
Best rated
Most popular

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

9.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.5

Value for money

7.7

3 locations in St. Augustine

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Locations in St. Augustine

2140 South U.s. 1

+1 904 797 1697

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

4900 Us Highway 1 N

+1 904 823 1767

Opening times not available

525 Outlet Mall Blvd

+1 904 825 1695

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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10.0 Wonderful

May 2024

KAYAK
I wanted to apply my senior citizen discount but could find out how to get it

8.8 Very good

Jun 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Pickup and drop off were easy

Cons:

The deodorizer used in the vehicle was way too strong

10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
Richard who worked there and checked car in/out was very friendly and helpful.

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2023

KAYAK
I liked how quickly pick up and return went.

10.0 Wonderful

Jul 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff was super-friendly, and when we had to cancel at the last minute, Tyler quickly took care of it without complaint. He even thanked us and asked that we consider Enterprise for our next rental (good job:) The St. Augustine location helped us before when we arrived a few minutes after closing. We didn't realize that they close early on a Saturday at 12. They still gave us our rental along with an upgrade. This is why the Enterprise at St. Augustine is my top choice. The management really cares, and the employees are cool. Thank you:)

Cons:

It would be awesome if the hours were longer on Saturday, and were open Sunday.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was incredible!

1 out of 2

Budget

8.1

Very good

23 reviews
Cheapest deal

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.9

Value for money

7.9

3 locations in St. Augustine

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Locations in St. Augustine

2355 Us Highway 1 South

+1 904 794 0708

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

340 State Road 16

+1 904 825 1924

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00

4900 Us Highway 1 North

+1 904 824 6372

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Apr 2024

KAYAK
Ready on time quick turn in.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2022

KAYAK
Car had way too much air freshener smell in it, made me want to get sick

1.9 Poor

Jun 2021

KAYAK
I will never use Budget again for my rental needs... The Reservation I made for a Ford Transit passenger van, was not honored. I received a call from local agent a few hours before scheduled pickup, who stated that they were sold out of the vehicle I had "RESERVED"... What's the point of making a reservation, when most of the car rental companies, OVERBOOK their vehicles, Just like the airlines!!! Very dissatisfied customer!!!

6.0 Okay

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Got to Budget and no representative was there. I waited 45 minutes before someone showed up. As a result I was very late to my appointment.

4.0 Mediocre

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Drop off was easy and the car was comfy.

Cons:

I made a reservation for a compact car the day before at a specific location and I get to the pickup location and they tell me I have to drive another 15 minutes to another location because they were out of compact cars. That part was fine but a heads up ahead of time would’ve been great. The car I was given at the new location was dirty. The trunk was full of old receipts, a roll of raffle tickets and other trash. The cashier at the new location tried to charge me 30 dollars more than i was quoted. Luckily I caught it before he ran my card.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The gentlemen who works there is always friendly and very helpful

1 out of 4

Avis

6.5

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.5

Value for money

7.0

3 locations in St. Augustine

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Locations in St. Augustine

2355 Us Highway 1 South

+1 904 797 4229

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

340 State Road 16

+1 904 825 2764

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00

4900 Us Highway 1 North

+1 904 825 1505

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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6.0 Okay

Jun 2023

KAYAK
I wanted a Camry. Instead I got a super weak and cheap hyundai. It smelled like smoke too. But it drive and got the job done.

2.0 Poor

Apr 2023

KAYAK
Worst rental car ever. It was so scratched and dented and front bumper was pulling away on the passenger corner. The seats were stained and the car was dirty inside and out. It also had a loud vibration above 60 mph. I had a 4 hour drive one way and wasn’t sure I would make it without breaking down. The drop off tried to charge me $300 saying I hadn’t booked a one way, but I showed him my confirmation email then suddenly he “found” that I had booked a one way. Terrible experience.

2.0 Poor

May 2022

KAYAK
They didn't complete my order because the window given to pick up the car was after the location closed.

10.0 Wonderful

Feb 2022

KAYAK
manager at this location was great. we were late and he came back to give us our car. It was easy and quick. Thank you.

10.0 Wonderful

Jan 2022

KAYAK
I’ve called Avis directly and they told me they only had SUV available, which was going to cost a lot more. Through Kayak I was able to get a regular size car.

8.0 Very good

Nov 2021

KAYAK
Flawless ride - Got immediate response by clearing agend when checking back in the car...hope to see the same withdrawal on my credit card...assuming that is true = 5-Stars

1 out of 3

Hertz

5.9

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

5.8

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.1

Value for money

5.3

2 locations in St. Augustine

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Locations in St. Augustine

2654 Us Highway 1 S

+1 904 797 2165

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00

4900 Us Highwau 1 N

+1 904 826 1374

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday09:00 - 12:00
Thursday09:00 - 12:00
Friday09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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4.0 Mediocre

Dec 2021

KAYAK
Car was dirty, had been smoked in and was just rough in general. The cost of the rental was very high in my experience.

4.0 Mediocre

Apr 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

staff at pick up was okay; polite; did not appear knowledgeable about the car nor have time to provide more than perfunctory direction to the best route to the hwy. staff at drop off was rude

Cons:

the car was quite comfortable. the dash board lights were very bright resulting in dangerous discomfort and distraction at night. the radio was of very low quality and also shined brightly. I tried, unsuccessfully, to reduce the brightness.

2.0 Poor

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing, this was a terrible experience.

Cons:

When I arrived at hertz, they made me wait over an hour as they didn't have any cars available and someone had to drive it from jacksonville. Then, there was inflexibility when I wanted to change my drop off location. They wouldn't let me even during difficult times like COVID. Then, I received erroneous additional charges on my credit card. Horrible experience. And customer service was incredibly rude.

4.0 Mediocre

Apr 2023

KAYAK
given wrong car....

2.0 Poor

Aug 2022

KAYAK
First off they called me at 10 AM as I was leaving to pick up my rental and said they did not have any cars and possibly by 1PM they would have some. My scheduled pick up time 10 AM. I had a flight I needed to catch so I had to book with Avis near me and it cost me $ 67 more money in addition to screwing up my schedule and stressing to figure a way to get to my flight. I told them I would call back to cancel if I found something else. I tried to call the number from which they called me. I dialed the number picked up and then there was nothing and the phone disconnected. I called back got automated connection that gave me a couple of options but none were to cancel. So you ask me how it was ....it sucked I am pissed and I should have used Turo.

10.0 Wonderful

Jun 2022

KAYAK
Easy and quick service

1 out of 4

56 travelers who rented a car in St. Augustine gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.4

Car rental locations in or near St. Augustine

Good to know

Most popular agency

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Most popular car type

Premium

Average price

$62/day

Good deal

$51/day

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