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Car Rental in Monterey, CA

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Monterey Car Rental & Nearby Locations

  • Address:

    200 Fred Kane Dr, Ste 105


    (1) 831-373-1899

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    Hours of Operation:

    Sun 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.

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Rent a Car in Monterey, CA

If you’re shopping around for the best car rental in Monterey, your search ends here. Budget is your source for affordable prices and ultimate convenience when renting a car in Monterey. 

Flying in? You’ll save time by choosing our Budget Monterey Regional Airport location. View all available cars when you fill out our simple reservation form, and you can quickly add extra features to make your trip more enjoyable. Find your perfect rental car in Monterey today, whether you’re taking a road trip to Los Angeles, enjoying a beach vacation on the California coast, or are here on business.


Monterey Travel Tips

  1. Monterey’s Highway 1 is one of the most scenic highways in the country! So if you’re traveling with a friend, take turns driving so you can soak up the ocean views.  

  2. Get in some exercise and enjoy the beauty of Monterey at Point Lobos State Natural Reserve.


Popular Rental Options

With all the stunning beauty to be found in our city, you’ll want a great vehicle to get around in. Choose one of these popular car rentals in Monterey, CA.


  • Economy Cars: Go green and save money on gas when you drive your economy car to Big Sur, Carmel, and beyond.

  • Intermediate SUVs: Need a great car for checking out Fort Ord Dunes State Park? A rugged SUV rental won’t let you down.

  • Jeep Wranglers: Drive with the ocean breeze in your hair and tackle any sandy terrain in a durable Jeep Wrangler.

Book your favorite rental car today by filling out the reservation form to see all available cars.

Monterey Tourist Attractions

Dennis the Menace Park

Load up your kids in the rental car and head to Dennis the Menace Park—a must-visit for any family traveling to Monterey. You and your kids will have a heyday exploring the endless maze of play structures. Pack a lunch, because you’ll be there a while!

Del Monte Beach

Gorgeous beaches are a dime a dozen in Monterey, but the clean and accessible Del Monte Beach is a local favorite. Pick up your rental car and head there to walk the boardwalk, play on the sand dunes, and of course—chase the waves and build sandcastles!