Costa Rica

Cheap Car Rentals in Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica
2 Feb — 9 Feb
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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

₹ 3,914

February

₹ 4,403

March

₹ 4,893

April

₹ 3,506

May

₹ 1,141

June

₹ 1,060

July

₹ 2,446

August

₹ 1,875

September

₹ 407

October

₹ 407

November

₹ 1,386

December

₹ 5,219

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.

Popular Car Types in Costa Rica

There are, in total, 399 car hire locations in Costa Rica that are operated by 40 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: ₹ 5/day). Explore 5 car types currently offered from Costa Rica hire providers:

Compare available car types for hire in Costa Rica

Small cars

₹ 155 - ₹ 10,464

All Car Types

₹ 155 - ₹ 12,014

To hire a Small car in Costa Rica, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,221/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 April (~₹ 10,464/day). In fact, October is about 97% 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 15% 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 ₹ 3,937/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 (~₹ 13,564/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 21% 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 ₹ 3,984/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 December (~₹ 12,409/day). In fact, August is about 97% 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:

Toyota Corolla₹ 5/day
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Toyota Corolla
Ford Ikon₹ 5/day
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Best Costa Rica Car Rental Deals Found

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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 (7.9 rating), Alamo (7.9 rating) and Enterprise (6.7 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 Europcar. With prices on ECONOMY starting at ₹ 1,957/day about 216% 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.

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