Car Rental San Francisco Airport

San Francisco Intl Arpt (SFO)

Airport location

780 North Mcdonnell Rd

San Francisco, CA 94128 US Opens in new application

Phone: (844)370-8302 Opens in new application

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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Directions from Arriving Flights

Follow these steps when you arrive at San Francisco Intl Arpt Printer Friendly
Take the Air Train to the 4th floor of the Rental Car Center.
Exit the Air Train and please proceed to the Alamo counter to obtain your rental agreement and vehicle keys.

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San Francisco Visitor Information


San Francisco is a popular tourist destination because of its mild climate and its wealth of diverse attractions. Whether you're interested in aquariums, museums, or waterfront fun, you'll find what you're after…


San Francisco International Airport


San Francisco International Airport


Serving 58 airlines, the San Francisco International Airport is the best way to get to the San Francisco area. Take the Air Train to the fourth floor of the Rental Car Center to pick up a convenient vehicle rental. The Alamo counter is open 24 hours to meet your needs.


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 the 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.