Costa Rica

Cheap Car Hire in Costa Rica from ₹ 436

San José, Costa Rica
6 Mar — 13 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
San José, Costa Rica
Wed 6/3
Noon
Wed 13/3
Noon

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 28 February 2024.

January

₹ 3,812

February

₹ 4,476

March

₹ 3,647

April

₹ 2,072

May

₹ 746

June

₹ 994

July

₹ 1,657

August

₹ 1,657

September

₹ 1,326

October

₹ 1,409

November

₹ 1,989

December

₹ 5,056

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.

Popular car types in Costa Rica

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Costa Rica and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Compact SUV

Compact SUV

₹ 8,161+

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 28 February 2024.

Small cars

₹ 1,598 - ₹ 9,601

All Car Types

₹ 1,605 - ₹ 11,416

To hire a small car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,224/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Costa Rica (~₹ 1,598/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 9,601/day). In fact, September is about 63% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a small car saves you 32% 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.

To hire a medium car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,303/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Costa Rica (~₹ 2,572/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 10,964/day). In fact, September is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a medium car saves you 30% 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.

To hire a large car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,868/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Costa Rica (~₹ 3,001/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 13,968/day). In fact, October is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Costa Rica. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Costa Rica, hiring a large car is 11% more expensive. 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.

To hire a SUV in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,537/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Costa Rica (~₹ 665/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 14,245/day). In fact, September is about 92% 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 is 19% more expensive. 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 28 February 2024.

Alamo

50 locations

Sunnycars

50 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

49 locations

National

49 locations

ADOBE

32 locations

easyCar

26 locations

Adobe Rent A Car

25 locations

Budget

19 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 28 February 2024.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (8.1 rating), Alamo (8.0 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.0 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 Europcar. With prices on ECONOMY starting at ₹ 2,155/day about 233% more people book with Europcar 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.

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 ₹ 455 per day. Price data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Hyundai i10₹ 436/day
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10₹ 452/day
2
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10₹ 463/day
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Hyundai i10

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