Rent a Car at San Francisco - Howard St

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San Francisco - Howard St (SF9)


821 Howard St,
San Francisco, CA, California, 94103, United States


(1) 415-957-9998

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Hours of Operation:

Sun 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM; Mon 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Tue - Wed 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM; Thu - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Holiday Hours:

EASTER   April  9  closed
BAY TO BREAKERS   May  21  closed
MEMORIAL DAY   May  29  closed
JUNETEENTH   June  19  08:00AM - 12:00PM
INDEPENDENCE DY   July  4  closed
LABOR DAY   September  4  closed
COLUMBUS DAY   October  9  08:00AM - 12:00PM
VETERANS DAY   November  11  08:00AM - 12:00PM
THANKSGIVING   November  23  closed
THANKSGVNG HLDY   November  24  08:00AM - 12:00PM

Free pickup service available

Location Information
Fastbreak Service
Proceed to Budget rental counter. Show your drivers license and identify yourself as a Fastbreak member. The Budget rental agent will provide you with your preprinted contract and keys.
General Directions
COUNTER: Located between 4th & 5th streets, across from the Marcone Convention Center.
FROM I-80 EAST, exit at 4th St. (the last San Francisco exit). Turn left on Bryant St, left on 3rd St., left on Howard St, cross 4th St & location is on the left.
FROM I-80 WEST, exit 2C to merge onto Fremont St. Turn left onto Howard St & location is on the left.
CARS: On-site
RETURNS: Same as pickup.

San Francisco Car Rental

In the midst of all the action downtown, you can find Budget on Howard St in San Francisco. After long days of meetings at the Moscone Center, you’ll be thrilled to hop into one of our rental cars in San Francisco. Our Budget location is also close to Virgin Hotels, InterContinental San Francisco, and the San Francisco Visitor Information Center, making this a convenient location for visitors too!

Once you have a Budget car rental in San Francisco, you can easily hop onto nearby I-80 and begin exploring the city! First stop at the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. You can take pictures of the bridge at the Golden Gate Bridge Welcome Center or the Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point. After that, take your pick of driving through Dragon’s Gate into Chinatown, past the Painted Ladies on Steiner Street, or up to Fisherman’s Wharf and Ghirardelli Square for some delicious food.

When all is said and done, you’ll find Budget locations around San Francisco and even around the United States where you can schedule to return your rental car. If you’re saying goodbye to the City by the Bay at the airport, just drop off the rental to Budget at the San Francisco International Airport

Neighborhood Landmarks

  • Across from Moscone West

  • Down the street from the Children's Creativity Museum


Popular Rental Options in San Francisco

  • Compact Cars: San Francisco is filled with tourists, business travelers, and locals alike, leading to crowded parking lots. Rent a compact car to fit into smaller spots. 

  • Standard Cars: Extra wiggle room in the cabin and great gas mileage under the hood are a plus when driving up and down the West Coast. 

  • Standard SUVs: Beach trips are more fun with a standard SUV rental that comfortably fits up to 5 passengers, plus coolers, towels, beach toys, and more. 


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The form above already features Budget on Howard St in San Francisco as your car rental pickup location. To view our available car models and their cheap rental rates, fill in the rest of the form. First, enter the time and date to pick up the rental car. Second, find a return location with a time and date for drop-off. Lastly, click “Select My Car.” Car rentals are a popular form of transportation in San Francisco, so make sure to book your rental today!

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