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Cheap Car Rentals in Costa Rica from RM 55

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Costa Rica with a pick-up date of 12/8 and drop-off date of 19/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Costa Rica?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Costa Rica and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 22 July 2024.

January

RM 220

February

RM 252

March

RM 191

April

RM 84

May

RM 65

June

RM 74

July

RM 107

August

RM 98

September

RM 70

October

RM 74

November

RM 112

December

RM 285

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Costa Rica is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Costa Rica

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Costa Rica to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 22 July 2024.

Medium cars

RM 87 - RM 496

All Car Types

RM 93 - RM 496

To rent a medium car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of RM 134/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Costa Rica (~RM 87/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~RM 496/day). In fact, June is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Costa Rica, renting a medium car saves you 25% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Costa Rica

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Costa Rica known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Costa Rica. Reviews were last updated on 22 July 2024.

Alamo

52 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

51 locations

National

51 locations

Sunnycars

50 locations

ADOBE

32 locations

easyCar

26 locations

Adobe Rent A Car

25 locations

Avis

21 locations

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Costa Rica, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 22 July 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Costa Rica?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, keddy by Europcar (10.0 rating), National (8.6 rating) and Sixt (8.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Costa Rica.

  • What side of the road do you drive on in Costa Rica?

    In Costa Rica, drivers are expected to drive on the right side of the road.

Small car rentals in Costa Rica

Find small car rental deals in Costa Rica from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Costa Rica cost an average of RM 73 per day. Price data was last updated on 22 July 2024.
Perodua MyviRM 55/day
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Perodua Myvi
Perodua AxiaRM 58/day
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Perodua Axia
Perodua AxiaRM 58/day
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Perodua Axia

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