Car Rental San Francisco Airport

San Francisco Intl Arpt (SFO)

780 North Mcdonnell Rd
San Francisco, CA 94128 US
Phone: (888)826-6893
Mon - Fri 24 hours
Sat 24 hours
Sun 24 hours
Location Services
Online Check-In

Save time at the counter when you check-in online. That way we'll have your driver information and preferences ready when you arrive at the counter. You'll be on the road - and on vacation - before you know it!

Self-Service Kiosk

Skip the rental counter lines and check-in directly by using Alamo's touch-screen kiosk. Check-in using the kiosk and a receipt-sized rental agreement is printed. You'll be directed to your rental car on the lot. At the exit booth, show the booth agent your rental agreement and driver's license - and simply drive away.

'Skip the Counter'

No need to visit the counter or kiosk.You can go straight to your car!

In order to take the advantage of this optional free service, you'll need to check-in online then choose the 'skip the counter' option. You will be required to confirm your protection options, agree to the Rental Agreement Terms & Conditions and enter a valid credit card (no charge is made until you return your vehicle). Simply print your rental agreement to bring with you, and you are all set! Go directly to your car, show the booth agent your rental agreement and driver's license - and get on the road!

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San Francisco Visitor Information


San Francisco International Airport


The San Francisco International Airport serves 58 airlines, including United Airlines, Virgin America, Delta, Southwest, and American Airlines. This major hub is the best way to get to the San Francisco area. Many local highlights are within a short drive from the airport. Whether you're interested in aquariums, museums, or waterfront fun, you'll find what you're after in this city.


San Francisco Museum of Modern Art


This art museum is so popular that you need to book your ticket in advance, even if you're a member. It's worth the effort to include this stop in your visit. Browse a diverse range of collections covering photography, media arts, painting, sculpture, and architecture.


Golden Gate Park


Spanning over 1,000 acres, Golden Gate Park offers plenty to explore. Take a spin on the carousel, visit the Japanese Tea Garden, or stroll through the Garden of Shakespeare's Flowers. If you're traveling with children, don't miss the two playgrounds at 9th Avenue and at 45th Avenue.


The Shops at Tanforan


This premiere shopping, dining, and entertainment center has a little of everything to help you fill a free afternoon. Shops include options from Hollister and Dress Barn to Dart Ops. Grab a bite to eat, stop for a manicure, or catch a movie all in one convenient area.


Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts


The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts features a varied gallery that presents both contemporary and ancient art pieces that are representative of Latino culture. Exhibitions change regularly, so check the calendar to see what's on while you're in town.




This science and wildlife center is designed with children in mind. Inquisitive visitors are encouraged to visit the more than 100 native animals residing in the rehabilitation facility and to play with hands-on exhibits.


San Andreas Lake


If you're looking for an opportunity to enjoy the beautiful California weather, head to San Andreas Lake. Here you'll find a 7.2-mile trail that's appropriate for hiking, birding, and biking.


Fisherman's Wharf


The San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf is a picturesque spot for sightseeing and entertainment. Attractions include the Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39, Madame Tussauds San Francisco, Ripley's Believe It or Not! and the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.


Whether you're in town for a weekend or for an extended vacation, you'll find ample fun within driving distance of the San Francisco Airport.