Toyota car rental alternatives in San Diego, CA

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Average ratings in San Diego (4.8 stars)

Mindy
Toyota Yaris 2007
Great value for long term rental. Clean. Runs well.
Mindy W. - November 17, 2018
Matthew
Toyota Yaris 2008
Grace’s Toyota Yaris is in great running condition and is perfect for navigating San Diego and surrounding tourist destinations. Grace is an excellent host and made the pick up and drop off process seamless. Thanks so much!
Matthew W. - March 1, 2019
RICHARD
Toyota Prius v 2013
Jeffrey's Prius V was clean inside and out and drove like a dream. The fuel economy was fantastic, as expected from Toyota's top of the line hybrid. Jeffrey is an awesome communicator, and I would definitely recommend him for anybody seeking a reliable and smooth ride in San Diego!
RICHARD S. - August 17, 2019
aline
Toyota Corolla 2016
Yangbin’s Toyota Corolla was very clean, gas efficient, easy to drive, and overall amazing! He was also very nice and welcomed me and my boyfriend to San Diego. He definitely made our experience one of a kind. It only cost me 30$ to fill the gas tank after using it for almost an entire week! Will definitely be booking Yangbin’s car again in future trips.
Aline Z. - August 25, 2019
Xuelin
Toyota Corolla 2014
My go-to whenever I am in San Diego!
Xuelin W. - August 25, 2019
Jeffrey Wah
Toyota Prius 2013
Beth made the car share so simple. Would borrow from her again when in San Diego.
Jeffrey Wah T. - September 7, 2019
Natalie
Toyota Yaris 2009
This car was amazing!! It was perfect for my short trip to San Diego! Whenever I’m renting again in San Diego, I’ll rent from MINA!
Natalie G. - March 14, 2019
Rachel
Toyota Prius 2015
Matt’s Prius was great! It was perfect for our San Diego getaway!
Rachel H. - October 7, 2019
Phil
Toyota Yaris 2009
Great gas mileage! Great and swiftly car! (: will rent again next time in San Diego!!
Phil G. - May 19, 2018
Alex
Toyota Corolla 2014
Couldn’t have asked for an easier rental car than with Rodolfo! Will definitely rent again when in San Diego.
Alex G. - June 18, 2019
Christian
Toyota Corolla 2014
Rudolfo was very friendly and accommodating of our needs. Will use again when we return to San Diego, California. Thanks!
Christian R. - September 22, 2019
Scott
Toyota Prius 2013
Car worked great, and Beth made the pickup and return very easy and convenient. Will definitely book again when I need a car in San Diego!
Scott C. - August 27, 2019
Amelia
Toyota Corolla 2016
Corolla was perfect for our short stay in San Diego. Pick up was easy, price was good, car in good conditions.
Amelia G. - September 4, 2019
Erika
Toyota Yaris 2009
Great little car! We took it all the way to Joshua Tree and around San Diego.
Erika K. - June 14, 2018
Slavi
Toyota Camry 2011
Extremely easy pick up and return at the San Diego Airport. Car was nice and comfy.
Slavi S. - June 19, 2018
Stan
Toyota Yaris 2007
Great car for a month in San Diego. Grace made everything so easy and convenient.
Stan S. - August 4, 2018
Sean
Toyota Prius 2012
Christopher’s Prius was perfect for our trip from San Diego to Los Angels.
Sean C. - July 24, 2019
Roger
Toyota Yaris 2016
Everything about my first Turo experience was positive. I loved the little surprise I found on the passenger's seat ... Thank you so much Lety for being such a welcoming host! To anyone booking Lety's Toyota, she was very responsive and accommodating of my needs. She always got back to me quickly, which made my trip easy and seamless. Regarding the car, it was surprisingly big. The perfect fit for my mountain bike (in the trunk the whole 10-day trip). The car was super comfortable to drive and easy on the pocket (I traveled over 1500 miles to Arizona and only had to fill the tank a few times). Absolutely, amazing! I will definitely rent from Lety again when I return to San Diego!
Roger G. - May 25, 2018
Gary
Toyota Avalon 2006
Great reception upon arrival. Cold beverages provided as we departed for one week of enjoying the San Diego area. The auto operated well with no problems. We will go back to Fadi again our next time to San Diego.
Gary B. - July 25, 2019
Vahan
Toyota Corolla 2015
Renting from Carlos was a breeze. Car was clean and served it's purpose for my family in San Diego.
Vahan K. - August 8, 2018
Andy
Toyota Corolla 2011
Alexia was great to work with. He communicated well and made pick up and drop off a breeze. The car was great and worked perfectly for getting around San Diego. The addition of FREE car seats were a HUGE plus as I did not have to travel with any. Do not hesitate to rent from Alexei. We will 100% rent from him anytime we are in San Diego. Thanks again!!
Andy Z. - October 9, 2019
Brenda
Toyota Corolla 2013
Great experience will definitely use in the future when in San Diego!
Brenda L. - August 9, 2018
Fidel
Toyota Camry 2015
10 min walk away from San Diego Airport. Super easy and clean.
Fidel B. - August 12, 2018
James
Toyota Corolla 2014
Renting a car from Edwin was easy and enjoyable. The car was smooth, clean, and ran much better than places like Avis for the price. Place to pickup and drop off car is easily accessible, which is really important if you are near downtown San Diego. Would definitely rent a car with Edwin again in the future.
James D. - August 13, 2019
Chrystal
Toyota Camry Hybrid 2007
Anthony was super awesome. He was very welcoming and make my car rental very easy. High level of communication which I appreciated. I will definitely seek to use him again when I return back to the San Diego area
Chrystal D. - March 23, 2019
Matthew
Toyota Corolla 2014
Edwin met me in a convenient spot near my apartment. The car has great fuel efficiency; Palm Springs to San Diego only used a quarter tank. The only downside was not getting the Bluetooth to connect and the bottom of the touchscreen didn’t respond. Those are inconsequential. The drive was very pleasant.
Matthew B. - October 21, 2019
Miljan
Toyota Yaris 2007
Car was very good and I didn't have any problems. It helped me a lot to explore San Diego.
Miljan M. - September 24, 2018
Liam
Toyota Corolla 2016
Matt is a great guy and is always responsive. He has a great car. He was flexible with me and I highly recommend using him if you need a car in San Diego
Liam G. - August 30, 2019
Hannah
Toyota Matrix 2009
Alyssa was fantastic with picking us up from the airport for the switch! She was super easy to get in contact with! And the car drive super smooth and was perfect for our trip to San Diego!
Hannah G. - October 1, 2019
Ravi
Toyota Corolla 2016
Matt was on time for pick up and drop off at the airport. Very responsive. We had a great 4 day at San diego with Matt's car. Thanks Matt!
Ravi B. - October 8, 2019
Rey
Toyota Camry 2012
Great car and very simple process to rent from Mina. I will definitely rent from Mina again when I come back to San Diego!!
Rey S. - November 21, 2018
Luis Alberto
Toyota Corolla 2018
Great communication, car is brand new and in perfect conditions. Very punctual and flexible. I would rent again if back in San Diego.
Luis Alberto H. - January 28, 2019
Sarah
Toyota Prius 2013
I used Pono’s car for a weekend in San Diego and it was great. Pick up was super easy and the car was clean inside. Would rent again!
Sarah Y. - April 14, 2019
Gabe
Toyota Yaris 2009
Great little car for our trip to San Diego. And the provided membership at the local car wash makes cleaning very easy and convenient!
Gabe T. - July 25, 2019
Tam
Toyota Prius 2014
Easy pick up and easy drop off. Giovanni was easy to communicate with and Prius drove smoothly. I would rent his car again if I was ever in the San Diego area.
Tam T. - February 20, 2019
Karishma
Toyota Yaris iA 2017
super flexible with pick up and drop off and is a super nice guy! I will rent from you again next time I’m in San Diego!
Karishma K. - June 5, 2018
Lynne
Toyota Yaris 2008
This is an older car but was well maintained and had new tires. It served my basic transportation needs while I was visiting family in San Diego.
Lynne O. - April 12, 2019
AleXander
Toyota Yaris 2009
The car had scratches and the console was broken but it got the job done and kept me mobile around San Diego. I would use Grace again.
AleXander P. - January 22, 2019
Steven
Toyota Prius c 2014
Cool guy, Very convenience Pick up and drop off at Airport. Car extremely clean and save on gas. Will rent his car again if we visit San Diego. A++ A++
Steven L. - March 30, 2019
Marco
Toyota Yaris 2008
Alyssa was so helpful! This car was exactly what we needed to enjoy our weekend in San Diego. Also, the price was amazing! Much more affordable than traditional rental car services.
Marco M. - January 28, 2019
H Paul
Toyota Prius 2013
The experience renting Rodolfo’s car was exceptional. Super simple and convenient pickup/drop off and a incredibly clean and fun car to use to explore San Diego. Would definitely rent again next time I visit!
H Paul J. - March 12, 2019
Max
Toyota Corolla 2015
Carlos was very accommodating and helpful. The car was perfect for us to take a tour around San Diego. We had no issues and it was a good value. Much easier than renting a car.
Max R. - April 25, 2019
Jane
Toyota Camry Hybrid 2007
This was my first time using Turo and Anthony made it so easy with his quick communication and flexibility. The car was clean and efficient and great for navigating San Diego traffic. Would absolutely book again!
Jane C. - May 31, 2019
Christopher
Toyota Camry Hybrid 2007
Anthony was very communicative and completely professional. I will be happy to do business with him again when I return to San Diego
Christopher A. - March 19, 2019
Ernestina
Toyota Camry 2015
First trip to San Diego, needed a car at the last minute, and Mohamed made that possible. Nice clean car in good condition, I will difently go back to Mohamed when I come back to visit! Thank you Mohamed and Turo!👍
Ernestina G. - September 30, 2019
Matt
Toyota Camry Hybrid 2007
Our stay in San Diego was made even better by the use of Anthony’s car! Great experience! Gas mileage was a major plus. But the car was also clean, pickup and drop off were a breeze, and Anthony was a pleasure to work with.
Matt P. - September 2, 2019
Audrey
Toyota Yaris 2008
Grace made everything super easy and convenient! She communicated everything and was quick to respond to our last minute request to extend our trip. Thanks Grace and we will definitely contact her again when we return to San Diego to Turo another car!
Audrey H. - September 16, 2019
Lauren
Toyota Corolla 2012
Overall the car was a good addition to my trip to San Diego. It made getting around the city very easy. It drove well on the highways and local roads. Communication was simple and picking up/returning the car was very easy as well.
Lauren O. - October 2, 2019
Sheridan
Toyota Camry 2012
Renting a car from Mina is a great option for families! She made our trip to San Diego so smooth! Her car seat rental was an awesome bonus so we did not have to lug our toddler’s carseat through the airport with us. Pick- up and drop- off were very well explained and super easy! Will definitely rent from Mina when we come back!
Sheridan T. - July 31, 2018
jdee
Toyota Yaris 2007
This was my first time trying Turo and I'm glad I did. Alyssa made it super easy for pick up and return. Would definitely rent from her if I come back to San Diego. Thanks again!
Jdee W. - June 17, 2018
Patricia
Toyota Yaris 2009
Completely made our trip to san diego! Awesome car that was easy to drive with great gas mileage at a perfect price point. It stuck out like a sore thumb everywhere we parked, we loved this car!!!
Patricia W. - June 19, 2018
Faith
Toyota Corolla 2011
Alexei is very responsive and nice. Pick-up and return are easy and convenient. The car itself is in decent condition considered it’s already over 160k miles. AC works well, saved me during hot summer days in San Diego.
Faith V. - July 22, 2018
Alicia
Toyota Yaris 2009
Perfect fun car to get around San Diego! It was nice and clean. Everything you need to just get around the city! Will get a car with Mina again!
Alicia K. - March 9, 2019
Ashwini
Toyota Corolla 2013
The car was great and easy to drive. Alka and her husband were very easy to communicate with. Had a wonderful time in San Diego and having Alka’s car made it that much more enjoyable!
Ashwini M. - September 25, 2018
Austin
Toyota Camry 2015
This was our first Turo rental and it was by far the best rental experience I have ever had! Thank you! We will definitely be renting again when we are back in San Diego.
Austin L. - February 16, 2019
Skans Abel
Toyota Yaris 2008
Great saver gas ! I enjoy trip more so much around In San Diego. I just want more add for per day. Mustafa saying no problem I can add more per day.
Skans Abel C. - July 1, 2019
William
Toyota Corolla iM 2017
Gary is super easy to work with on each trip to the San Diego area. Cars are clean and ready to go. Would recommend him to anyone coming to the area. Definitely will rent from him again when we return in November.
William C. - May 30, 2019
Evan
Toyota Prius 2010
Michael’s Prius was perfect for getting around San Diego and the surrounding towns. Pickup and drop off was very convenient, and only a short Uber away from the airport. Communication was clear, and his handler (Timothy) was exceptionally nice and accommodating. I couldn’t be happier with my experience. Thank you for your help!
Evan H. - August 12, 2019
Garry
Toyota Prius 2011
Justin’s Prius (MoonBeam) drove like a dream, no problems what so ever. Very efficient. Justin’s communication was superb as well. I’d take MoonBeam out again if I came back to San Diego. Thank you so much Justin for my successful trip.
Garry C. - October 5, 2019
Samil
Toyota Prius 2013
Best rental I ever experienced. Absolutely gas saver, if u are on a trip and don’t wanna spend a lot of money for gas, get this car and don’t worry anymore! Owner Beth, she is super nice, replies messages right away, very friendly. I will definitely write her back when I go San Diego again.
Samil A. - August 8, 2019
Josh
Toyota Yaris 2009
Mina was great to work with! Everything about the trip was easy and Mina’s communication was outstanding! Will definitely look to work with Mina for any trips to San Diego in the future!
Josh M. - December 11, 2018
Taylor
Toyota Yaris 2007
Alyssa’s car was great!!! It was amazing on gas and worked perfectly the whole time throughout my trip! I was able to drive to Burbank, CA from San Diego and back down with ease. Pick up and return of the car was super easy and the communication between her and I was super simple and and easy! I will definitely be renting again!
Taylor H. - October 7, 2018
Greg
Toyota Yaris 2009
She was great!!!!! car is just as described. Rented for 5 days, got us to all of our attractions with peace of mind. Great communication. The only thing I’d say is the car could use new windshield wipers. Otherwise when my family visits San Diego, we’ll use her again! Thank you!
Greg A. - March 27, 2019
Derrion
Toyota Corolla 2013
Alka went above and beyond to make sure my rental experience was easy and convenient. The car was clean inside and out upon pick-up, and I had no issues during my trip with the car. I would strongly recommend this car for anyone looking for a affordable, fuel efficient rental while they are visiting San Diego.
Derrion M. - November 23, 2018
Raque
Toyota Camry 2012
The car worked out great. Spent 4 days driving around San Diego in one tank of gas. This was my first time renting through Turo so pick up was a bit tricky for me at first but Mina responded to me right away when I messaged with a question!
Raque L. - February 8, 2019
Gary
Toyota Avalon 2014
This was my first time using Turo and Anthony was an amazing host. 5 STAR for sure!!! The pick up and drop off was easy and fast. The car was clean, dependable and efficient in gas. I would definitely recommend Anthony if you’re visiting San Diego.
Gary G. - July 22, 2019
Christina
Toyota Prius c 2015
This was my first experience using Turo. It was super easy! I walked from where I was staying in PB, to Ryan’s location. Ryan met me to give me the keys. He was friendly and prompt. The car was clean and in great condition! Excellent gas mileage and the car drove very smooth. It was also a quick and smooth drop off when retiring the car. I’ll definitely rent from Ryan again the next time I’m in San Diego.
Christina D. - July 22, 2019
Kathryn
Toyota Corolla 2010
Great car and owners! Super easy to get in touch with them. Def would rent from them again
Kathryn D. - October 14, 2019
Linda
Toyota Prius 2008
Eddie was kind and personable. He quickly and consistently responded to my messages. He was a pleasure to engage with and provided superb service. His car was pristine and a total pleasure to drive with outstanding gas mileage. I definitely look forward to renting this car from Eddie again soon.
Linda G. - October 12, 2019
Kok Hon
Toyota Corolla 2012
Adam is very flexible and willing to accommodate, had a great experience renting the car from him.
Kok Hon C. - October 12, 2019
Judsen
Toyota Camry Hybrid 2007
Renting Anthony’s car was an absolute breeze and we had the best day! The car was great, gets high MPG, and the pickup and drop off for the car couldn’t possibly be any easier! Highly recommended to anyone
Judsen H. - October 26, 2019
James Paul
Toyota Corolla 2017
Second time that I’ve rented from Jared and both times he was great to work with and the cars were just what I wanted. I will rent from Jared again!
James Paul S. - October 31, 2019
Edgar
Toyota Corolla 2014
Rodolfo was great with communicating and the car was so clean I couldn’t believe it! Great car to rent.
Edgar S. - October 20, 2019
Jonathon L
Toyota Matrix 2009
Great, clean well-running car. The owner was very prompt in communicating and thorough in the description of the car and the experience couldn’t have been easier. Would absolutely rent from them again.
Jonathon L G. - October 20, 2019
Andrew
Toyota Prius 2014
Great service and personality. Car in great condition as described. Would rent again!
Andrew J. - October 22, 2019
Masoom
Toyota Prius 2015
Hands-down my best Turo experience to date. The Car was super clean and Sunil was friendly and helpful through out the trip. Rent from him. - you won’t regret it.
Masoom B. - November 4, 2019
Fritz
Toyota Corolla 2010
Doing business with Mina was very simple and convenient. Responses came within a couple of minutes. Everything is ready to go in the parking lot near the airport, so you can pick it up whenever ready. Not the sexiest car, but did its job and got me from LA to San Diego a couple of times with no trouble.
Fritz B. - July 10, 2018
Kevin
Toyota Yaris 2007
Grace’s car was really clean and energy efficient! I really recommend it! It was very spacious for us, as we were only 2. We used it for a roundtrip from san diego to SF and everything went very smoothly! We highly recommend this car. The pick up and drop off at the airport was also very convenient. Overall, a great experience!
Kevin S. - September 3, 2018
Ross
Toyota Corolla 2017
Everything was great, but, I find it frustrating to require ME to do the service of cleaning YOUR car for you, to avoid the fine for returning a car with normal usage and dust in San Diego - which should not be considered "dirty".
Ross M. - September 25, 2018
Joseph Franklin
Toyota Prius 2015
Worked our great! Needed a car for 2 days and was perfect, only drove about 50 miles but was well worth it. Car was dropped off righr to us and the drop off was just as easy. Would do again if in San diego
Joseph Franklin G. - October 5, 2018
Simon
Toyota Avalon 2014
Anthony, was a great host and extremely professional. With empathic approach to accommodating your needs, both in a timely manor and with efficiency. The vehicle was everything detailed in description, extremely smooth vehicle, clean and great on gas mileage. I’d recommend anyone visiting San Diego our Southern California to book.
Simon W. - May 26, 2019
Justin
Toyota Yaris 2017
SUPER cool and easy, this was my first time using Turo and this trip has made it a forever app for me, goodbye rental places hello Turo. Found the car in the parking lot after a pretty beautiful short walk, (.5 miles) messaged them to unlock it and you’re good to go, the car is extremely good with gas, I ran some errands all day and gas was barely touched. Will easily be back to use this car when in San Diego
Justin B. - April 24, 2019
Silvestre Brian
Toyota Prius c 2016
5 stars is an understatement. Clayton made our short family vacation very pleasant and easy. From picking up the car, which we made arrangements to dropping it off at the airport. he was there on time and even offered us help with our bags. Car was very clean and in very good condition. The car was very good on gas was perfect for my small family. Communication is 4 thumbs up! i cant thank him enough for letting us rent his car. do yourself a favor and add his car to your favorites. we will definitely do it again when we're in San Diego. 10 stars!!
Silvestre Brian A. - May 22, 2019
Ismael
Toyota Prius 2013
I will recommend this to anyone who wants to rent a car get it from Beth
Ismael S. - May 29, 2019
kim
Toyota Prius 2012
Highly recommend overall easy and pleasant experience. Car was as advertised and clean, Christopher was prompt and friendly.
Kim W. - October 14, 2019
Marissa
Toyota Yaris 2007
Great car for the price! I appreciated Grace’s prompt communication and assistance.
Marissa P. - October 13, 2019
Kristina
Toyota Corolla 2014
First time using Turo and was pleased. Slight delay in opening the car, but it all worked out in the end. Only complaint is the air fresheners. Too much for people with sensitive noses.
Kristina K. - October 12, 2019
Solveig
Toyota Prius v 2013
This car was great! Clean, very convenient to pick up, and Jeffrey was an excellent communicator.
Solveig K. - October 17, 2019
Cassie
Toyota Prius 2010
Great car, clean and smelled nice, ran well. Easy to find and prompt phone call answers.
Cassie M. - October 15, 2019
Daniel
Toyota Prius 2010
Michael was very helpful and responsive. Easy breezy! Would definitely rent from him again.
Daniel L. - October 19, 2019

Local San Diego favorites

A taste of the islands on the mainland, San Diego is equal parts mellow getaway and bustling metropolis. Book a car and cruise the coast for some epic SoCal vistas and adventures.

  • The San Diego Zoo Safari Park

  • For those of us who can’t swing a trip to the Serengeti, the Safari Park is an exceptional local alternative. A short drive up to Escondido for the day will transport you a million miles away.

  • North Park

  • An artsy neighborhood just north of the zoo, North Park is overflowing with boutiques, cafes, bars, galleries, and the North Park Farmers Market.

  • Ocean Beach

  • No trip to SD is complete without a beach trip. Drive your Turo car down to OB, rent a board, ride some waves, and finish off the day with "the world’s best burgers" at Hodad’s.