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Brisbane is a small city located on the same peninsula as San Francisco, but offering a much more laid-back atmosphere and location. Come here for mountain hikes and bay views, close to the city’s international airport. Rent a car through Orbitz to explore Brisbane, then drive out to the iconic cities nearby.

Renting a car in Brisbane: What you need to know

It can be quick and easy to rent a car on a trip to Brisbane, California. Read our guide to the process, below, to make things as simple as possible

Where can I pick up my rental car in Brisbane?

Brisbane is located near San Francisco International Airport, which is probably the most convenient location for picking up a rental car near here. More options are available in the city of South San Francisco.

Which car rental companies operate in Brisbane?

Brisbane’s proximity to San Francisco means that you can rent cars from most major international brands. Choose from companies such as Enterprise, Fox, Hertz, Budget, Avis, Advantage, National, Silvercar and many more.

What is the minimum age for renting a car in Brisbane?

The minimum age for renting a car in California varies among providers. Check with your rental operator in advance, and ask about any surcharges if you’re younger than 25.

Should I book my rental car in advance when visiting Brisbane?

It’s quick and easy, with Orbitz, to book a rental car in advance, and it brings significant advantages. You can choose from a wider range of vehicles and prices, plus you won’t be charged for cancellation if you need to change your booking.

What do I need to pick up my rental car?

Once you’ve booked your vehicle, bring along your valid driver’s license and a credit card in your name to pick up your vehicle.

Explore Brisbane: Beauty by the bay

Use your rental car in Brisbane to explore the magnificent cities in the region. We’ve picked three destinations to explore.


Don’t rush out of Brisbane, which is a scenic spot on the peninsula and a world away from the busy cities either side of it. Houses, cafés and restaurants sit surrounded by woodlands and hills, all facing the tranquil waters of the bay. Hike into the hills of San Bruno Mountain on the trails of the county park for some of the best views of Brisbane and San Francisco.

San Francisco

The Golden Gate City is one of the most exciting city break destinations in California, combining world-famous landmarks that live up to their hype with an array of unbeatable cultural attractions. From Yerba Buena to the Legion of Honor, there are artistic attractions across the breadth of the city. Head to Golden Gate Park for some of the best museums in the city.

Marin County

Drive your rental car over the Golden Gate Bridge into the wilderness that lies on the other side of the peninsula. Here, you’ll find the hills of the Marin Headlands, which promise spectacular views of the city. Further north in the county lie the John Muir Woods, which are famed for the soaring, spectacular redwood trees that grow beneath the peak of Mount Tamalpais.