One Way Car Rental from Los Angeles to San Francisco
One way car rental from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Best rent car to drive from LA to SF: Convertible
Distance: 381 mi to 460 mi as per the route
Best Route: US-101 N
Los Angeles to San Francisco is one of the most popular road trips of US and hundreds of travelers rent cars especially to experience it on their own time and pace. Quite understandable! There is so much to do and see in both the cities and on the way from LA to SF that this road trips proves to be a big satiating travel experience in itself. No wonder many people book one-way car rentals and spend 2 to 3 weeks exploring all that they can find while going from LA to SF or vice versa!
The drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco is a much-loved scenic drive in the world. Ideally people spend a few days in Los Angeles and at least a week in SF (as there is relatively more to see in San Francisco), and another week or two on the way while driving from Los Angeles to San Francisco.
Car rental from Los Angeles to San Francisco no one way fee
While with some suppliers like Sixt there is no one-way fee from LA to SF with other suppliers this is not the case. Almost all suppliers charge a fee for the one-way service if you want to pick the car in Los Angeles and return it to San Francisco or vice versa. On USA Cars Rental, you can reserve a one-way from Los Angeles to San Francisco by using the ‘Different drop-off location?’ section on our search form.
Best Available routes
Interstate 5 (I-5)
Distance from LA to SF via I-5: Approx. 381 miles
Distance from LA to SF via US 101: Approx. 425 mi
State Route 99
Distance from LA to SF via State Route 99: Approx. 400 mi
Highway 1/Pacific coast highway
Distance from LA to SF via Highway 1: Approx. 455 mi