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Carlos A. B. All-Star Host
2,326 trips Joined Jun 2015
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Easy rental, great communication. Loved the pickup and return process. Clean new car. Highly recommend Carlos.
Michael - March 24, 2020
Love having my Red Mustang for 4 days in San Diego, Carlos was very helpful with the pick ups and drop off would recommend Truo for rental, will be renting from them next year when I return. A “5star rental
Gregory - February 25, 2020
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Curtis C. All-Star Host
4,688 trips Joined Oct 2016
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Easiest pickup and return from the airport. Saved us the headache from traditional rental companies.
Reid - January 19, 2020
Very detailed instructions that left me with no questions. Great rental!!
Lawrence - January 22, 2020

Average ratings in San Diego International Airport (4.8 stars)

Saab 9-3 2007
Easy pickup at SAN and he met me at a gas station near airport for drop off. Good value.
Lyle Y. - August 16, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Mustafa was great to work with. The Mustang was amazing and my family loved it. Airport pickup and drop off were seamless.
Joshua B. - March 18, 2020
Hyundai Elantra 2018
Easy rental, great communication. Loved the pickup and return process. Clean new car. Highly recommend Carlos.
Michael D. - March 24, 2020
Chevrolet HHR 2009
Very easy to work with. Would rent from TimTom rental again!
Jennifer R. - March 17, 2020
Jaguar F-TYPE 2017
Thanks for an awesome rental, Sony! Hope to rent again when I’m in SD. Amazing car and fun convertible option.
Kamilla S. - March 8, 2020
Ford Mustang 2015
Love having my Red Mustang for 4 days in San Diego, Carlos was very helpful with the pick ups and drop off would recommend Truo for rental, will be renting from them next year when I return. A “5star rental
Gregory J. - February 25, 2020
Hyundai Sonata 2017
Great rental, very smooth and easy.
Jack T. - February 25, 2020
Audi A6 2008
Awesome rental. Car was clean and drove well. Jonathan made pick up and return easy. Highly recommend and would definitely rent from again. Thanks.
Michael D. - March 6, 2020
Ford Fusion 2012
Thank you Turo for making car rentals so easy and conveniant. Pricing is affordable. I will use Turo for my next rental.
Michael S. - March 18, 2020
Ford C-Max Hybrid 2017
Brandy made our airport pickup and drop off super easy!
John J. - December 1, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2012
Great first experience on TURO. Fast responses, car clean, snacks and water, great airport pickup and drop off
Michael H. - January 21, 2020
Nissan Sentra 2017
Carlos’ car is better than any other car rental services!
Janice K. - February 9, 2020
Toyota Corolla 2020
Easiest pickup and return from the airport. Saved us the headache from traditional rental companies.
Reid K. - January 19, 2020
Nissan Altima Hybrid 2008
We had a last minute flight change so our previous rental had to be canceled. Fortunately we found Szabolcs on Turo and he saved our whole trip! Within a couple of clicks he had confirmed our rental and offered to pick us up from the airport, even though we got in very late. He had waters and chips ready and waiting for us to enjoy. Szabolcs is very hospitable, flexible and his car was silky smooth to drive. We definitely recommend booking this car!
Joshua A. - March 3, 2020
Ford Fusion 2017
Came for a wedding from Texas! What a great experience. So much more convenient than a big rental company! I uploaded my pictures and my car was unlocked for me and I was off to my hotel within minutes of leaving the airport! A+++ Rental
Charisa P. - August 11, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2020
We had a great experience with Ratchai’s Toyota. It was a beautiful car with great gas mileage and Ratchai provided awesome flexibility when we wanted to extend our rental a day.
Emily O. - March 12, 2020
Dodge Challenger 2018
Jessica and Felix are great people! Their car is clean, runs well, and looks good! The whole pickup and return process was smooth and great communication throughout the rental process!
Lawrence D. - March 3, 2020
Kia Forte 2017
Free airport pickup and drop off are very convenient!
Michael N. - August 23, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2019
Excellent value! We got a midsize as new as any conventional rental would have given us, at half the price, and with a generous mileage allowance. Jesus was also graciously flexible in arranging airport pickup/dropoff despite living off center, and not charging extra for it. Having had the car for over a week for an entire family and driven a lot with it, we needed to pay an extra $15 for cleaning. Chump change all things considered. If you have a shorter rental or cleanlier party, you might escape it ;) All in all, highly recommended.
Assaf O. - January 5, 2020
Ford Mustang 2019
Great experience! Airport pickup was super convenient and the car was in excellent condition. Thanks Ken!
Nick C. - October 23, 2019
Kia Forte 2017
Easy, clean rental. Thanks, Carlos!
Porter F. - November 25, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2012
Awesome and pleasant rental experience. Made my work/leisure trip headache free
Stephen C. - December 21, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Thanks for the clean car, prompt communication, and worry-free rental! Much appreciated.
Raymond C. - January 5, 2020
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2012
Was so easy and a much better experience that using a regular rental company.
Jesse G. - January 4, 2020
Kia Optima 2015
Another successful rental with Oscar. Highly recommend to rent his vehicle’s
Alejandro D. - January 22, 2020
Toyota C-HR 2019
Very detailed instructions that left me with no questions. Great rental!!
Lawrence A. - January 22, 2020
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2018
Excellent choice for a rental. Had no problems picking up the car and it was a great ride at a great price. I highly recommend this rental to others.
Jamaal J. - February 3, 2020
Volkswagen Passat 2016
if you’re flying into san diego enrique offers airport pickup and drop off that’s going to be difficult for anyone else to beat. great car, super service!
Tushar A. - February 4, 2019
Kia Soul 2014
Carlos was amazing with the car rental! He was very good at replying almost instantly which allowed the process of renting the car to be annoyance and stress free. The car also drove really well and was easy to maneuver and park around the city. Would definitely recommend!
Andhy Z. - March 12, 2020
Tesla Model S 2015
Excellent rental all around! I will definitely be renting a from Patrick again next time I am in San Diego.
Stephen L. - October 17, 2019
Kia Soul 2015
Tim Tom was in great communication and made our car rental experience as easy as it could have been.
Brittany M. - February 11, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2019
This was hands down the best car rental (Turo or otherwise) experience we’ve ever had. Thank you Steve!!
Josh L. - February 5, 2020
Chrysler PT Cruiser 2009
Easy airport pickup and return! Nice clean car. Windshield reflector is a nice courtesy.
Laura D. - September 12, 2019
Suzuki SX4 2013
Great car and rental experience!
Lin C. - June 21, 2019
Jaguar F-TYPE 2016
Very good rental, smooth transaction.
Travis L. - April 20, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Sunny's car was a great way to get around for the weekend. The pickup and drop off, which is at a lot across the street from the airport, was initially a concern, but it was quite easy. Just a short walk in the wonderful San Diego sun and the transaction with the lock box was seamless. 100% would rent again if I was in the area.
Erik H. - March 11, 2020
Maserati Quattroporte 2015
Lemdy was an awesome host. He picked us up at the airport and drove us to our breakfast location in Little Italy. He even paid for 2 hours of parking there! He was very personable and offered to help with any questions we might have during our trip to SD. When we were ready to drop the car off, we picked him up and he drove us to the airport for a very convenient drop off. I would highly recommend using Lemdy if you want a very cool car and an amazing host while you are in San Diego.
Vince P. - March 14, 2020
MINI Cooper 2012
Super helpful with pick up from the airport! Luke was easy and prompt to communicate with and very flexible. The car is great to see the sights in San Diego! I would totally repeat this process!
Hollys N. - March 16, 2020
Nissan Sentra 2012
Super convenient pick up and drop off at the San Diego airport. Great communication and easy to work with. The car was in clean working condition and was great on gas! Perfect for my family of 3 to explore San Diego. Thank you!! :-)
Sarah W. - March 3, 2020
Porsche Panamera 2011
Oh boy! You're going to love this car! And you're also going to love Sonny's service! Delivered the car on time, clean, and ready to go at the airport. I had no issues with the car and had no problem getting around with the huge wheels. The car looks amazing it also provides a huge ego boost lol. 100% renting again when returning to San Diego!
RED S. - March 3, 2020
Nissan Sentra 2012
I had work in San Diego and the car was convenient for pickup and return especially since it was right next to the airport. I would most definitely use again if I have work in San Diego 😁
Nicholas T. - March 9, 2020
Nissan Sentra 2012
We had a great experience borrowing this vehicle. Convenient San Diego airport pick up and some thoughtful touches such as phone charger and phone mount. Best of all was the owner’s detailed instructions and quick communication.
Ruba P. - March 19, 2020
Tesla Model S 2013
Sonnys Tesla Model S was excellent! Sonny was an incredible host, exactly on time and brought the car directly to my apartment for free since I live close to the airport which is where I requested the car. Really appreciated that! The previous guest didn’t remember to leave the charging adapter so I could charge at my apartment complex which was totally fine because I paid for the unlimited mileage option. On my trip I was showing friends from North Dakota around San Diego and LA so I absolutely had to use the Tesla Superchargers anyways. Even tho it would have been nice to fill up the car overnight for the way up to LA but we made it work and got to experience how it was to own and operate a Tesla in the supercharger lifestyle. I am looking to purchase my own Tesla as a daily driver and keep my 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera S as my weekend car, so I really appreciated Sonny asking my laundry list of questions! Incredible host, you CANNOT go wrong renting his Tesla! You can count on Sonny to make your trip amazing!
Paul M. - March 19, 2020
Ford Mustang 2019
Best rental experience and an incredible car that impressed me!
Robert M. - September 29, 2019
Alfa Romeo Giulia 2017
Great rental and made our trip to San Diego even more enjoyable. I would recommend.
John N. - December 21, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2020
I cannot say enough good things about the rental/trip. Rodolfo was helpful, gave us a tutorial on the Tesla, and the car was spotless. Throughout the trip period he was excellent about answering any questions. Pick up and return was punctual and easy. This being my first time using the app, Rofolfo was also able to guide me through using it including contacting customer service.
Vanessa B. - February 26, 2020
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
Hyundai Sonata 2017
Parking lot is a short walk to the airport and pickup/drop off method was relatively easy and convenient.
Sean S. - February 23, 2020
Porsche Boxster 2008
Awesome rental, 10/10 would rent again.
Alisha M. - October 8, 2018
Chevrolet Corvette 2018
Very smooth rental process Very nice car
Mohammad A. - December 27, 2018
Ford Fiesta 2013
flexible fuss rental. very easy
Cameron K. - April 23, 2019
Hyundai Accent 2017
Great rental. Nice car. Thank you!
Ken T. - April 28, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Thanks for an awesome Tesla Rental
Caleb O. - April 1, 2019
Hyundai Veloster 2017
Great car! Great hosts! The Bat Mobile was amazing! Super clean, easy to drive, and pick up/ drop off was easier than I could have imagined! It made our trip so easy! I don’t think we will ever use an airport car rental company again.
Nathan B. - February 13, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2016
Carlos was great at communicating during my rental time. The car was in walking distance from the airport, which was very convenient. Car was clean and in nice shape. I would highly recommend
April I. - January 1, 2020
Chevrolet HHR 2008
The car rental pick-up and return were very easy. The car was a 3min lyft ride from the airport. Timothy was communicative throughout the trip. Would rent from him again.
Kathy A. - February 24, 2020
Kia Forte 2017
Carlos was great. Very professional and punctual. Highly recommend him over the rental car agencies. Thanks for your hard work Carlos!
Nicholas W. - December 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Lucy was great to work with, pick and drop off was way easy, car was clean and nice. First rental with Turo, I’ll totally use it again
David E. - January 24, 2020
Mitsubishi Mirage 2017
Rodolfo made renting this car super easy and stress free! Recommended every time! I'll be back in May and will be looking for a Rodolfo rental!
Daniel B. - February 11, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2019
Another great rental. Second time renting with Oscar and won’t be the last. Always looking out for what’s easy for the customer
Alejandro D. - January 8, 2020
Polaris Slingshot 2017
Highly recommend! Very quick communication and easy pickup/dropoff. This was my first rental through Turo and could not have been happier.
Michal L. - January 11, 2020
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2016
Great rental. The car was waiting for us in the parking lot when we got there. Clean. Smooth ride. Good carseat.
Conor O. - January 13, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2020
It was a super easy car rental. John was great at communicating and the car was clean and in great condition.
Sarvagya V. - February 18, 2020
Maserati Ghibli 2016
Lucy one of the best and amazing rental she so kind she made our trip smooth and perfect thank you Lucy definitely I will rent with her again
Ahmad Z. - February 24, 2020
BMW I3 2019
First Turo experience. Great communication. Nice to find a bmw plugin you typically cant get at a big-name rental. Hope to use again soon.
Nate T. - February 25, 2020
Ford Mustang 2019
I’ve used Turo a few times, and HANDS DOWN this is the best experience by far! Ken is excellent with communication and does everything he can to make your rental experience as easy and stylish as possible. He is easy to talk to and a 10/10 host. I look forward to my next rental with Ken.
Mark N. - January 14, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2019
Edith was such an amazing person and her Tesla was beautiful! From the airport pickup to drop off I loved every second of this trip. I highly recommend!!
Jason C. - October 15, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2017
Airport pickup and drop off very convenient, as easy as Hertz Gold service. Car was clean and in good condition.
Claude S. - February 2, 2019
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
Nissan Sentra 2015
Salah's Nissan was very clean and the pickup and drop-off were as easy as they could be. Definitely would rent from him again!
Troy Z. - March 13, 2020
Hyundai Sonata 2017
Great trip and convenient check in process. Highly recommend for anyone in San Diego.
Jonathan B. - March 11, 2020
Porsche Boxster 2013
Ratchai was an incredible host. He was incredibly accommodating and there was always clear communication. If you’re visiting the area, it’s an absolute must. Thank you for making my trip to San Diego that much better!
Franco M. - March 14, 2020
Kia Forte 2013
This was the easiest experience I’ve ever had and considering it was my first Turo experience I can say I’m a FAN. Daoud was an excellent communicator and was even kind enough to leave cash for parking in the car for me. Very kind and an awesome renter. Vehicle was very clean, tinted windows gave it a cool feel, and it was extremely comfortable and smelled great. When I come back to San Diego, I will definitely try to connect with him again.
Lynnetta C. - February 28, 2020
BMW 4 Series 2016
Justin’s bmw was amazing! We especially loved the heads up display, so nice. Great car to cruise around San Diego with the top down :) Justin was very responsive and helpful. Will definitely consider again next time.
Aleksandr S. - March 1, 2020
Hyundai Elantra 2015
Great little car to drive around San Diego and good on gas too! Sultan was flexible, helpful and was quick to respond to my messages. Thanks again Sultan! 👍🏻
Rosalia V. - March 6, 2020
Audi A5 2010
Sonny was awesome!!! And the convertible was perfect for the San Diego weather!
Unified N. - March 5, 2020
Ford Fusion 2017
The car was exactly as described and Carlos communicated clearly and quickly for the entire trip. I come to San Diego often for work and will rent from him every time!
Omar R. - March 6, 2020
Porsche Boxster 2007
Rueben was great! Very prompt and flexible with where and when to meet. Great price as well on all his rides. Will be using his services again next time I’m in San Diego.
Jason B. - March 9, 2020
Ford Mustang 2019
Ken is great! Worked with me when I got my flight time wrong and even picked up the car from where I was staying, the mustang was so nice to drive in San Diego I will be using kens car again! Thank you!
Mitchell A. - March 10, 2020
Porsche Boxster 2013
Reuben was an awesome host!! The car itself is beautiful, I especially love the interior. Riding around San Diego in this beauty was a great great ride! My boyfriend was pleasantly surprised for his birthday. Thank you Reuben ! I highly recommend this car 👍🏽
Michaela K. - March 22, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2008
Can’t believe all the features of this car for a 2008!! Tetiana was so accommodating. I hope it’s available for our next trip to San Diego.
Lauren L. - March 18, 2020
Toyota Yaris 2007
Great value for long term rental. Clean. Runs well.
Mindy W. - November 17, 2018
Martha Gomez
Chevrolet HHR 2009
Super easy and convenient rental. Would rent from Timothy again!
Martha Gomez L. - June 17, 2019
Maserati Ghibli 2015
Great car! Ideal rental. Easy pickup and drop off
Angeliese A. - May 2, 2019
Nissan Altima 2017
Good communication and easy hand off. Way better experience than using rental car from airport.
Dakshinesh P. - January 6, 2019
Porsche Cayman 2016
Highly recommended! Reuben runs a great rental service with excellent communication!
Nick S. - December 16, 2019
Tesla Model S 2013
Very happy with this rental. Sonny was very accommodating and answered any questions I had.
Ron B. - October 30, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2016
Awesome rental! Phone holder was a plus. Would rent again if i was in the area!
Joe V. - November 9, 2019
Scion xB 2012
Great rental, just what I needed to get me to Yuma and back
Kristin P. - November 13, 2019
Ford Fusion Energi 2018
Very professional and understanding about timing. Best rental I have ever had with Turo.
Matthew S. - November 19, 2019