Costa Rica

Cheap Car Rentals in Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica
13 Oct — 20 Oct
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San José, Costa Rica
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Costa Rica?

January

₹ 3,994

February

₹ 4,402

March

₹ 4,891

April

₹ 3,505

May

₹ 1,141

June

₹ 1,059

July

₹ 2,445

August

₹ 1,875

September

₹ 489

October

₹ 896

November

₹ 2,608

December

₹ 5,951

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Costa Rica is September. 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 hire in Costa Rica

Small cars

₹ 155 - ₹ 13,311

All Car Types

₹ 155 - ₹ 13,888

To hire a Small car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,281/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Costa Rica (~₹ 155/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 13,311/day). In fact, October is about 96% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a Small car saves you 40% 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. Here are the best Costa Rica Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,200/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Costa Rica (~₹ 125/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 13,559/day). In fact, August is about 97% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a Medium car saves you 42% 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. Here are the best Costa Rica Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,386/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Costa Rica (~₹ 125/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 14,465/day). In fact, August is about 98% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a SUV car saves you 20% 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. Here are the best Costa Rica SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Ford Ikon₹ 7/day
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Ford Ikon
Ford Ikon₹ 6/day
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Ford Ikon
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 7/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Costa Rica?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.9 rating), Budget (7.8 rating) and Thrifty (7.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Costa Rica.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Costa Rica?

The most popular car hire company at Costa Rica is Alamo. With prices on STANDARD starting at ₹ 1,454/day about 5% more people book with Alamo than other companies in the country.

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

Cars in Costa Rica are to be driven on the right side of the road.