EV / Hybrid car rental alternatives in Palo Alto, CA

Better value, better cars

Wherever your trip takes you, book the perfect car, conveniently and affordably.

Convenient delivery

Get your car delivered to you, saving time and hassle

The perfect car

Choose the exact car you want — from swishy sports cars to sturdy sedans

More bang for your buck

Book a better car for up to 35% less than traditional car rental agencies

Average ratings in Palo Alto (4.8 stars)

Volkswagen e-Golf 2016
Yinzi's car was perfect for driving around Palo Alto and easy to maneuver in and out of spots!
Julie N. - August 15, 2019
Cadillac XTS 2017
We used this car to go from Palo Alto to Sonoma for a long weekend. The car is beautiful (and very cool) and drove wonderfully. Baiqiao was flexible about pickup/dropoff times and responded quickly to our questions. We had a great experience!
Ilana W. - May 28, 2019
Cadillac XTS 2017
Baiqiao is a awesome guy and the whole car rental experience is flawless. We had great communication from the moment I booked the car. The car itself looks clean, well-maintained, and luxury, adding a great value to my business trip. I will definitely rent his car again for the future trips in this area.
Biantian H. - August 9, 2018
Ford Fusion Hybrid 2013
Liliana was amazing! Really fast communication! Thanks car is awesome to do a road trip! Since it is hybrid the gas consumption is really low! If I want to rent a car again definitely would consider it.
Gustavo H. - January 29, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Brian was a great host and his car is flawless. Definitely would rent again.
Christopher H. - September 21, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
This was my first experience and must say I was in good hands. Michael was efficient and easy to talk to. The whole process was smooth and I would def do it again and rent Michael’s car again.
Samuel T. - September 23, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
All I can say is wow! First off, Brian is a stellar guy.. extremely friendly and A+ communication. The car on the other hand is magnificent. Was super clean when I picked it up and fully charged! Really enjoyed this experience, will definitely be renting from Brian once I return.
Daniel K. - September 27, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
Great car in great shape. Daniel was a great host and provided the right necessities for a road trip (water, charging cables).
Oliver C. - October 13, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
The Tesla Model 3 Performance is an amazing car. I did a long road trip to Tahoe and enjoyed every minute of it! Supercharging was fast and convenient. I’d love to do this again!
Anuj P. - October 16, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
Cindy was so kind and her car was clean and fun to drive.
Lydia S. - September 19, 2019
Mazda 6 2009
The car was a pleasure to drive and Allison made the process seamless in addition to being available for any questions.
Keith F. - October 4, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Brian was a great host. The pick up and drop off processes were smooth, and he was very responsive to all my messages. Car was in pristine condition and everything was as advertised. Highly recommended!
Adrian L. - October 4, 2019
Chevrolet Volt 2013
Thomas was great, flexible with the pickup and return, and was very responsive. The car was exactly what I expected, great mile/gallon, and a convenient ride :)
Yuval J. - October 14, 2019
Toyota Prius v 2012
Brendan and his car are awesome! He is flexible in pickup and return and is very willing to facilitate. His car Prius V is extremely clean and well maintained. I cannot believe that it is already driven more than 70K miles. I would use again. Thank you, Brendan!
Kicho Y. - October 14, 2019
Mazda 6 2009
Great car. Efficient and speedy communication.
Nathaniel M. - October 12, 2019
Ford Mustang 2017
Very clean and comfortable ride with a smooth sounding exhaust. Super flexible and hassle free with pickup and return. Would definitely rent again!
Chris C. - October 11, 2019
Porsche 911 2000
Had a blast on a sunny weekend in the bay. Pickup and drop off was easy making it that much more fun to rent a 911. Will have a hard time renting normal cars after this! Thanks Peter!
Justin D. - September 16, 2019
Chevrolet Volt 2013
Thomas was very responsive and accommodating. A pleasure renting his car.
Bilal M. - July 28, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Driving a Tesla Model 3 is an amazing experience and renting from Michael made it easy and fun. The car is in immaculate condition and pickup and return was a breeze. It was fully charged and very clean. The car itself is absolutely amazing and super fun to drive. Charging it is easy there are lots of supercharging stations in the Bay Area. Overall it was amazing and I’d highly recommend renting Michaels Tesla to anyone looking to have a fun and luxurious experience! Five stars.
Brendan R. - August 5, 2019
Porsche 911 2000
The car is in beautiful condition, and pickup/drop off was very convenient. Peter was accommodating throughout the trip, and very quick on any responses. Would definitely do it again!
Michael P. - September 7, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
I am really glad I rented Daniel’s car, it was totally awesome, very good host, about the car, I couldn’t ask for more, it was more than perfect, thank you Daniel, your car made our weekend really fun, totally recommend it, hope to rent it again soon! my friends also say thank you!
Lizeth T. - September 9, 2019
Ford Fusion Hybrid 2013
I rented Liliana’s car for the weekend to travel on the coast with my family. The car was perfect and we had a very good time driving it!
Gabriella P. - August 26, 2019
Mazda 6 2009
Great, no hassle car. Alison was responsive. Would definitely rent from her again.
Manu K. - August 19, 2019
Hyundai Veloster 2017
Candy was great to deal with! The car has obviously been very well maintained. Easy to pickup and return.
Borys V. - September 10, 2019
Porsche 911 2012
Jeff was very courteous and responsive with my queries about the car and made it very easy to go through the rental process with Turo. The car is kept in immaculate condition, made my weekend trip to Napa even more special. Overall a great experience.
Juanri T. - May 23, 2018
Porsche 911 2000
Great experience driving this cool convertible. Took a trip on CA1 to Monterey. Peter was great to work with. Was flexible with pickup and return although I booked his car just few hours before the trip. Would rent from him again.
Lijo J. - April 29, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Bahadur was very patient on explaining the functions of the car to me - making sure I was Knowledgeable about the car. The car was clean and fun, great experience. Bahadur was professional and easy to work with. I would highly recommend. Auto Pilot was fun!! Every car should have this function.
Shawn C. - July 28, 2019
Chevrolet Corvette 2019
Excellent car. Very reasonable price. Friendly, efficient service.
Leo B. - August 5, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Brian was a fantastic host and went out of his way to make the entire experience of renting easy. He was flexible on drop off and pickup and was extremely responsive to messages. I would absolutely rent again.
Stuart B. - July 25, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
What an amazing experience! Amazing car! Amazing host! Had a blast driving the car around with so many cool features! Would totally recommend 10/10!
Kenyiro T. - August 10, 2019
Elspeth Laura
Tesla Model 3 2018
It was a pleasure working with Steffen and Jonathan on this trip. They communicated well and were very accommodating.
Elspeth Laura D. - August 27, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
Everything went great! Really nice car and Daniel was very nice with us. We highly recommend it!
Josefina P. - September 3, 2019
Mazda 6 2015
It was great! Michael was awesome, responsive to questions and super nice. The car is everything you need, drives smoothly, Bluetooth connection and a charger :)
Yuval J. - September 16, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Amazing car and super nice host. The whole communication with Michael was super smooth and he added some extra touches like water bottles, gum etc to make our ride even more comfortable. HIGHLY RECOMMEND this car and Michael as a host.
Sanchit B. - August 11, 2019
Volkswagen CC 2013
The car is awesome and in great conditions! I will repeat with him!
Joan D. - August 26, 2019
Toyota Prius v 2012
With Brendan everything has been perfect. Easy pickup and return and the car was in perfect conditions. For sure I will repeat with him!
Joan D. - August 19, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James makes the process easy and has a great car!
Ben B. - August 16, 2019
Volkswagen e-Golf 2016
Car was perfect- clean and nice to drive l. Yinzi was very easy to deal with. Would rent again.
Jon B. - August 28, 2018
Maserati Ghibli 2015
Liliana was a pleasure to deal with! She was very accommodating and quick with her communication. The car was awesome and was super clean; she even took it to a car wash just before giving it to me! I definitely recommend renting from Liliana!
Cecilia L. - September 7, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Raymond was the absolute sweeeetest and completely professional and thorough with our overview of his Tesla! The ride was so smooth with amazing features and completed our trip beyond expectations. Renting again as soon as I can!
Charmae M. - June 16, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James was a great host. He made the pickup and drop-off process extremely easy. and the Model 3 was a pleasure to drive. His colleague Amelia spent time with me to ensure I understood all of the features and functionality of the car which I greatly appreciated. I highly recommend renting from James and hope I have the opportunity to again in the future.
Anthony L. - June 3, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Pretty much the perfect host. Can’t think of anything that would’ve made the rental better. Tahsin is the king of Turo.
Paul L. - May 15, 2019
Toyota Avalon 2014
Wonderful people, wonderful car. Would definitely recommend to prospective renters and will personally recommend to friends in the area. Thank you for a great experience.
Marco V. - April 30, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Nicole's car is great. But there are lots of Tesla Model 3's on Turo. What sets Nicole's apart is Nicole herself. She is thoughtful, accomodating and conscientious beyond any reasonable expectation. She obviously takes pride in and makes the effort to give the people who rent from her a first class experience. No hassle whatsoever, efficient communicator and super-flexible. Couldn't ask for more. I highly recommend her if you're looking to rent a Tesla Model 3.
Christopher S. - May 27, 2019
Toyota Avalon 2014
Baiqiao is a great host and the car is under good condition, will definitely rent the car again.
Yijun W. - May 28, 2019
Volkswagen CC 2013
Marc was a great host! The car is just like the pictures (clean, spacious, comfortable). Used it for 4th of July trip and there was a lot of traffic coming back and he was flexible with the return time which I really appreciate from him. Overall highly recommend! Thank you Marc for the car!
Khalil S. - July 8, 2019
Ferrari F430 2007
Did an amazing job! Got for my engagement
Shiv S. - August 4, 2019
BMW 1 Series 2010
Pick up and drop off was super easy. Liliana was awesome. Highly recommend this rental.
Kenny W. - July 18, 2019
Ford Fusion Hybrid 2013
I had a great time renting Lilianna’s car! She was quick to respond to any questions and was able to drop the car off at my location.
Alyssa S. - July 15, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
great car. awesome ride. will rent again.
Nima H. - July 7, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
This is my first time using Turo. I am 100% happy with the experience and I highly recommend the host.
Huan-Yu C. - September 16, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2014
Great rental, exactly as promised, really nice person!
Andrew H. - May 29, 2018
Porsche 911 2000
Peter was extremely nice, helpful, and easy to deal with! The car was awesome too!
Tyler L. - May 30, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Taylor provided all the information I needed plus more to make the trip truly a great experience. Would rent again 🚙💨
Daniel S. - June 12, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Taylor was fantastic, was very patient with my first time using turo. Excellent car, was super clean and was charged with exactly 200 miles. Was easy to track. I would definitely recommend renting from Taylor, and would definitely rent again in the future.
Tim S. - June 19, 2018
Chevrolet Volt 2013
Great experience. Total flexibility. 100% sure option of rental.
Diego P. - June 21, 2018
FIAT 500 2015
I really enjoyed renting Liliana’s fiat. It’s a zippy car that’s great for driving around in the city, and is fuel efficient. Liliana herself was friendly and responsive to my questions. Would definitely recommend.
Alexis S. - July 9, 2018
Mazda 6 2016
Really good renter! The car was clean and really comfortable!
Luiz P. - June 5, 2018
Volkswagen Golf GTI 2018
Renting from Tony was fantastic. The car was clean and well maintained. Tony was also able to give us great tips on purchasing one of our own. Will definitely recommend renting from Tony!
Jimmy J. - July 31, 2018
Mazda 3 2009
As a first-time Turo renter, I was more than satisfied with the level of communication, punctuality and overall friendliness. Car was very clean and drove well.
Kevin C. - July 30, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Very good car for a really nice trip ! Thank you Taylor
Adrien P. - August 10, 2018
Toyota Corolla 2015
Car was in excellent condition. It was very convenient for me to pick up and drop off . Vincent did accommodate my pick up and even late return . I would definitely would like to rent this car again . Thank you Vincent
Selda C. - August 11, 2018
Volkswagen CC 2013
Very nice and easy drive car. Owner was very pleasant to deal with and very accommodating.
Alana P. - August 18, 2018
FIAT 500 2015
Great first remote pickup/dropoff experience! Liliana was very responsive and easy to rent with. Car was clean and drove superb!
Kevin C. - August 19, 2018
Christian Altair
Ford Fusion 2015
Anthony is very professional. Would recommend his ride to my friends and i would definitely rent his car again. The car was spotless and works perfectly.👍
Christian Altair E. - September 8, 2018
Ford Fusion Hybrid 2013
This was my first time using Turo and, thus, my first time renting from Liliana. Right away, Liliana was responsive, clear, and timely with her communication to me. She was very professional and friendly, which I appreciated! The remote pick-up and drop-off were fairly easy, and I think that is a good option to have. The car was also incredible, in tip-top shape! My boyfriend commented that I looked very “executive” in a shiny black car, which made me laugh. I rented this car for a few days to drive my sister, visiting me from out of state, around a bit and it was perfect for the occasion. I highly recommend renting this car from Liliana; I know I will be doing so again!
Kimberly M. - October 22, 2018
FIAT 500 2015
Great little car amazingly comfortable. Does have nice boosts on turbo mode. Handles well and fun to drive. Very different little car but I like it
Daniel M. - October 22, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
A truly awesome car. Hard to return and go back to my Hyundai Ioniq. The speed is intoxicating, and the auto pilot is too good to be true. Would definitely rent again.
Edward S. - November 12, 2018
Hyundai Elantra 2017
Great car! This clean, new car got surprisingly good mileage. Eli and Shona were great, very flexible and communicative. Five stars!! Will rent again from them.
Melinda L. - October 24, 2018
BMW 1 Series 2010
Life saver last minute! Such a fun little car and Liliana was great to work with too! Super responsive and helpful! Will definitely rent again! Thanks!!
Jamil A. - November 4, 2018
Chevrolet Sonic 2015
The car was great, pretty fun to drive. Also, Anthony was great to work with. I will definitely rent this car again!
Barrett K. - November 7, 2018
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2011
Everything about renting this convertible from Raj was great! The car is beautiful and has some super convenient features. It was perfect for our National Park tour. Raj was super easy to work with, very communicative, and flexible when different things came up. I would rent this car again in a heartbeat.
Dalton W. - September 19, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Taylor's Tesla 3 was phenomenal. Pickup had a little hiccup and a bit of learning curve of the car, but once that was covered, we were off. Taylor was very reasonable and super responsive with working with our unexpected schedule which we really appreciated. Will defintelly be renting again!
Sachit H. - November 16, 2018
Hyundai Veloster 2017
Candy was awesome! Super sweet and very accommodating. Arrived later than intended and she was more than understanding. I love her car as well. Would highly recommend and would definitely rent from her again.
Sue L. - March 3, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Raymond’s friendly, flexible, and knowledgeable. His Model 3 provided us with an amazing day, not to mention glimpse into the future! Can recommend him to anyone looking to rent a great (crazy-fast) car at a reasonable price!
Marek W. - March 25, 2019
Chevrolet Sonic 2015
Had a wonderful Turo experience renting Anthony's Sonic (for my birthday to drive to the beach). The car is great and Anthony is easy to communicate with
Ainara A. - December 19, 2018
Maserati Ghibli 2015
This was a great car rented from a great person! She was very accommodating and she made me feel at ease. You couldn’t ask for a better person!
Candace M. - December 22, 2018
Volkswagen Golf 2015
Great car, great service. Will be looking forward to renting Branden's car again.
Manuel G. - October 29, 2018
Chevrolet Volt 2013
Thomas was very flexible with the pickup and drop. Definitely would recommend this car for all kinds of trips(especially long trip)
Dharini V. - January 3, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Brian was a great host and his Tesla is awesome! Definitely will rent again, the car is amazing.
Christopher H. - April 3, 2019
Toyota Prius 2011
It’s very well maintained car, clean and simple. James was very accommodating and flexible to my requests and overall a very pleasant experience renting. Would definitely rent here again!
Hardik D. - April 1, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Taylor was easy to rent from. The process of picking up and returning the car was seamless. The model 3 is an amazing car!
Christopher F. - November 19, 2018
Ford Fusion 2015
It is a great car and it was definitely fun to drive. Anthony was very flexible and super kind. I would definitely rent the car again.
Christian S. - November 27, 2018
Ford Fusion 2015
It is a great car and was fun to drive. Anthony was super flexibel and easy with extending the length of the trip
Christian S. - November 27, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
The trip was great and Raymond was support easy to work with, walking me through all the facets of the car before I left.
Ryan P. - November 30, 2018
Chevrolet Sonic 2015
This little car was so fun and easy to drive, great on gas too. Anthony was flexible and communicative. Will rent again. Thanks Anthony for another great Turo experience.
Lianni L. - December 6, 2018
Chevrolet Sonic 2015
Anthony was super accommodating throughout our trip. He also dropped off the car with an adorable dog, so that was really cool!
Salmon S. - December 10, 2018
Maserati Ghibli 2015
If you are looking for a head turner this car is it! Best experience, Thanks liliana :)
Maira C. - January 15, 2019
Nissan GT-R 2014
The GTR is nothing short of incredible and Umbalux took great care of us. We'll definitely rent from them again!
Will B. - October 2, 2018
Porsche 911 2000
A friendly and clear communicator, with practical support for the day-to-day realities of renting a car. His car was the perfect fit for sunny Californian weather and everything went off without a hitch.
Benjmain H. - October 15, 2018