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Palm Springs Car Rental Information

Pick-up Location Palm Springs
Car Types Box truck, Commercial, Compact, Convertible, Economy, Full-size, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini, Minivan, Premium, SUV, Standard, Van
Rental Locations 16
Airport Locations 12
Popular Agencies Enterprise, Dollar, Ace, Budget, Thrifty

Cheap Car Rentals in Palm Springs

Economy C$ 41/day
Compact C$ 44/day
Intermediate C$ 45/day
Standard C$ 47/day
Full-size C$ 49/day
SUV C$ 46/day
Minivan C$ 60/day
Mini C$ 72/day
Premium C$ 51/day
Luxury C$ 64/day
Convertible C$ 58/day
Commercial C$ 51/day
Van C$ 63/day
Box truck C$ 63/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags Economy car in Palm Springs budget
4 Adults, 2 Bags Compact car in Palm Springs dollar
5 Adults, 3 Bags Intermediate car in Palm Springs dollar
5 Adults, 3 Bags Standard car in Palm Springs dollar
5 Adults, 2 Bags Full-size car in Palm Springs avis
5 Adults, 3 Bags SUV car in Palm Springs dollar
5 Adults, 5 Bags Minivan car in Palm Springs thrifty
2 Adults, 2 Bags Mini car in Palm Springs national
5 Adults, 5 Bags Premium car in Palm Springs avis
5 Adults, 5 Bags Luxury car in Palm Springs enterprise
5 Adults, 3 Bags Convertible car in Palm Springs dollar
5 Adults, 3 Bags Commercial car in Palm Springs enterprise
5 Adults, 3 Bags Van car in Palm Springs alamo
5 Adults, 3 Bags Box truck car in Palm Springs enterprise
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Palm Springs car rental reviews and directory

From C$ 60/day
Rated #1
Alamo
Best Rated
8.7 Excellent (6,720 reviews)
1 location in Palm Springs
Alamo
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Ste 5
+1 888 826 6893
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From C$ 42/day
Rated #2
Enterprise
Cheapest deal
8.5 Excellent (12,958 reviews)
2 locations in Palm Springs
Enterprise
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 760 778 0054
4041 Airport Center Dr
+1 760 327 2699
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From C$ 44/day
Rated #3
Avis
7.6 Good (2,334 reviews)
2 locations in Palm Springs
Avis
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 760 778 6300
650 South Eugene Road
+1 760 778 6090
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From C$ 44/day
Rated #4
Budget
Most popular
7.4 Good (4,304 reviews)
2 locations in Palm Springs
Budget
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 760 778 1956
650 South Eugene Road
+1 760 325 1584
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From C$ 54/day
Rated #5
Hertz
7.4 Good (3,923 reviews)
1 location in Palm Springs
Hertz
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 760 778 5100
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From C$ 43/day
Rated #6
Dollar
7.3 Good (6,461 reviews)
1 location in Palm Springs
Dollar
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 866 434 2226
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From C$ 45/day
Rated #7
Thrifty
7.1 Good (2,783 reviews)
1 location in Palm Springs
Thrifty
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 877 283 0898
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Rated #8
National
national
8.0 Excellent (885 reviews)
1 location in Palm Springs
National
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Ste
+1 888 826 6890
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Eagle Rent A Car
eaglerac
2 locations in Palm Springs
Eagle Rent A Car
Locations in Palm Springs
74855 Country Club Dr.
Palm Springs airport
Airport Van
airportvanre
1 location in Palm Springs
Airport Van
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Sunnycars
sunnycars
1 location in Palm Springs
Sunnycars
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Zeeba Rent-A-Van
zeeba
1 location in Palm Springs
Zeeba Rent-A-Van
Locations in Palm Springs
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
+1 800 940 9332

Car Rental Locations in Palm Springs

Good to Know

Most Popular Agency Budget
Most Popular Car Type Economy
Average price C$ 55/day
Good deal C$ 46/day

When to Book a Rental Car in Palm Springs

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Top tips for renting a car in Palm Springs

  • You’ll want a rental car while staying in the Palm Springs resort community so that you can take advantage of its award winning golf courses, art galleries, and chic boutiques. With a rental car you can also drive through the desert to Joshua Tree National Park, the Living Desert, or one of its other forests or botanical gardens.
  • Palm Springs International Airport is small, relaxed, and hassle free. Despite its size, many major carriers fly out of this airport. It also offers most of the amenities of any large airport including on-site car rental agencies such as Alamo, Avis, Budget, and more. Once you are off the plane, simply go to baggage claim, and retrieve your belongings, and the car rental company is right there.
  • When driving through the desert, make sure to have plenty of gas since you don’t know how close the next station will be. Additionally, because of heat you should have plenty of drinking water with you in case of car trouble. If it rains when you are driving through the city, be on the alert for street and parking lot floods.
  • Note that in the winter the population increases considerably, resulting in more traffic. Traffic is thickest in Palm Springs between 7:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. Commuters returning home from work can also cause traffic backups between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Some of the heaviest traffic is on Hwy 91 and State Route 111.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Palm Springs for C$ 46 or less
  • Book your rental car in Palm Springs at least 4 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Palm Springs are around 32% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Standard rental cars in Palm Springs are around 37% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs About Renting a Car in Palm Springs

How much does it cost to rent a car in Palm Springs?

On average a hire car in Palm Springs costs C$ 61 per day.

What is the most popular rental car in Palm Springs?

Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Palm Springs.

What is the cheapest car rental company in Palm Springs?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Dollar (C$ 31/day), Budget (C$ 36/day) and Thrifty (C$ 37/day).

What is the best rental car company in Palm Springs?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Palm Springs are Alamo (8.7, 6720 reviews), Enterprise (8.5, 12958 reviews), and Avis (7.6, 2334 reviews).

Which car rental companies are at the airport: Palm Springs Airport (PSP)?

Car rental companies onsite at Palm Springs Airport include Budget, Dollar, Thrifty, Avis, Alamo, Enterprise and Hertz.

Which car rental companies will pick you up at the airport: Palm Springs Airport (PSP)?

Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Palm Springs Airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Dollar, Thrifty, Avis, Alamo, Enterprise, Hertz and Ace.

What is the cheapest rental car location in Palm Springs?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Dollar 3400 Tahquitz Canyon Way 92262 (3 kilometers from city center).

How can I find car rentals near me in Palm Springs?

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

What type of car is recommended for driving in Palm Springs?

With all of the shopping outlets, casinos, and parks to visit, you’ll likely be on the road quite bit. Be sure that your car has good air conditioning for those hot summer days in the desert. You’ll also need a car with lots of trunk space to accommodate your sports gear like golf clubs or hiking equipment.

What's the speed limit in Palm Springs?

No matter what road you are driving on in California, the maximum speed limit is 65 mph; this includes highways. If you are driving in more residential neighborhoods, the typical speed limit is 25 mph. In more built-up areas such as those with stores and malls, you may be able to drive between speeds of 25 mph and 65 mph. Although it may not be noted, around schools the maximum speed is also 25 mph.

How are gas prices in Palm Springs?

To fill up your rental car in Palm Springs it will cost you about $3.74 per gallon. This is higher than in most other cities and states in the United Stations. In the winter months, gas prices will often go down because of the winter blends costing less. Gas stations in Palm Springs are mostly self-serve.

Where are the best places to park in Palm Springs?

The city of Palm Springs now has a new downtown parking garage with plenty of parking. Public parking is offered here for a few hours. There is also plenty of parking around if you are willing to walk a few blocks to the main strip or to Palm Canyon Drive.