At San Diego International Airport, you can rent a vehicle at the Consolidated Rental Car Center, where all the leading car rental companies are concentrated. Free shuttles depart regularly from the airport terminals to the Consolidated Rental Car Center and back. The Center is situated next to the economy parking lot along the Pacific Highway. The clients receive and return their leased vcehicles in the parking lot of this Center.
In order to reach the Consolidated Renral Car Center, you should get to the Pacific Highway/Sassafras intersection and then follow the signs. The cars, which have been rented at the airport, are also returned to the parking lot of the Center as well. The information and links to contact the car rental companies are found on the information boards, as well as on the official website of the airport. The following car rental firms provide their services at the airport: Advantage, Alamo, Budget, Dollar, Economy car rental, Enterprise, EZ Rent-A-Car, Fox Rent-A-Car, Firefly, Payless, Sixt, Hertz, Thrifty, Avis, National, and Zipcar.
It is recommended to make a preliminary reservation through different online services, so that you can be sure that you will be able to get the most suitable vehicle. At the same time, it will help you keep down the cost of renting. Both debit and credit cards are accepted for payment. The rental cost will be higher for the drivers under the age of 25 years.