Costa Mesa car rentals

Costa Mesa car rentals

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Costa Mesa, CA, United States
29 Sep — 6 Oct
Same drop-off
Costa Mesa, CA, United States
Wed 29/9
Noon
Wed 6/10
Noon
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Costa Mesa car rental Information

Pick-up locationCosta Mesa
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Minivan, Premium, Standard, Standard SUV
Rental locations15
Airport locations6
Popular agenciesFox, Enterprise, Budget

Cheap car rentals in Costa Mesa

EconomyC$ 33/day
CompactC$ 35/day
IntermediateC$ 39/day
StandardC$ 39/day
Full-sizeC$ 39/day
MinivanC$ 51/day
Full-size SUVC$ 131/day
PremiumC$ 39/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 41/day
Standard SUVC$ 42/day
Compact SUVC$ 61/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Costa Mesa car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
Fox
Best rated
6 Good (371 reviews)
1 location in Costa Mesa
Fox
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 6
  • 6.4
  • 5.9
  • 5.9
  • 6.3
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Rated #2
Enterprise
9.4 Excellent (8 reviews)
2 locations in Costa Mesa
Enterprise
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.2
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Rated #3
Airport Van
9.2 Excellent (13 reviews)
1 location in Costa Mesa
Airport Van
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 8.6
  • 9.2
  • 9.2
  • 9.3
  • 9.5
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Rated #4
Budget
9.1 Excellent (8 reviews)
1 location in Costa Mesa
Budget
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 8.7
  • 8.5
  • 9.2
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
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Rated #5
Avis
7 Good (3 reviews)
1 location in Costa Mesa
Avis
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 7.3
  • 6
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
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Rated #6
Payless
6.5 Good (15 reviews)
1 location in Costa Mesa
Payless
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 6
  • 6.6
  • 6.6
  • 6.8
  • 6.8
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Rated #7
Hertz
4.4 Okay (7 reviews)
3 locations in Costa Mesa
Hertz
Locations in Costa Mesa
  • 4.8
  • 4.5
  • 4.2
  • 3.9
  • 4.2
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American Eagle
1 location in Costa Mesa
American Eagle
Locations in Costa Mesa
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Europcar
1 location in Costa Mesa
Europcar
Locations in Costa Mesa
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Goldcar Rental SP
1 location in Costa Mesa
Goldcar Rental SP
Locations in Costa Mesa
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Rhodium
1 location in Costa Mesa
Rhodium
Locations in Costa Mesa
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Silvercar
1 location in Costa Mesa
Silvercar
Locations in Costa Mesa
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461 travellers who rented a car in Costa Mesa gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.2

Car rental locations in or near Costa Mesa

Good to know

Most popular car type

Intermediate

When to book a rental car in Costa Mesa

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Car rental insurance in Costa Mesa

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Costa Mesa car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Costa Mesa.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Costa Mesa car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Costa Mesa

  • Book your rental car in Costa Mesa at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Costa Mesa are around 147% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Intermediate rental cars in Costa Mesa are around 52% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Costa Mesa

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Fox (C$ 42/day), Enterprise (C$ 82/day) and Budget (C$ 167/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Fox 325 E Baker Street 92626 (6 kilometers from city center).

  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental company in Costa Mesa is Fox (6.1, 394 reviews).

  • The average gas price in Costa Mesa is C$ 4.50 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 54 and C$ 72, depending on the car size.

  • Intermediate (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Costa Mesa.

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

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

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

  • A Intermediate car rental in Costa Mesa costs C$ 26 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Costa Mesa costs C$ 32 per day, on average.

  • A Economy car rental in Costa Mesa costs C$ 33 per day, on average.