Car rentals in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

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Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Dec 17 — Dec 24
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Sun 12/17
Noon
Sun 12/24
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Rental cars insight and trends in Playa del Carmen

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in Playa del Carmen

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Playa del Carmen?

The cheapest rental cars in Playa del Carmen are generally found through Deal Mobility Rent a Car. When booking with Deal Mobility Rent a Car, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $2/day. The average price to rent a car in Playa del Carmen is $4/day.

What car rental company in Playa del Carmen has the most locations?

Avis has the most locations of any rental car company in Playa del Carmen, with 10 locations.

What car do most people rent in Playa del Carmen?

When renting a car in Playa del Carmen, most of our users will opt for the Volkswagen Gol at $13/day on average. The second most popular is the Nissan March car rental for an average of $20/day. Our users have found Volkswagen Gol rentals in Playa del Carmen for as low as $4/day and Nissan March rentals for as low as $4/day.

Best deals found for Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Important information about Playa del Carmen car rentals

Can I drive into the U.S. with a rental car from Playa Del Carmen?

For the most part, you may not cross the border into any other country while you're driving your car rental in Playa del Carmen. There are some situations where you may take the car into the United States, but in those cases, you will most likely have to pay for liability insurance for the time you are across the border. Even in these situations, there can be limits on which cities you may cross into in your Playa del Carmen car rental and how far you may travel into the United States. Most rental car companies will not allow you to take the car anywhere in Central America.

Can you rent a rental car in Playa Del Carmen without a credit card?

Most rental car companies in this area will require a credit card for a car rental in Playa del Carmen. While you may find some rental car companies that will allow you to pay for your rental with a debit card or with cash, most are going to require a credit card to rent the car as well as to pay for the car at the completion of your rental. You may also find that your credit card will be authorized for a fairly substantial amount as a security deposit for the car during the term of the rental, and that amount will go higher depending on the type of car you plan to rent.

What driving laws should I keep an eye out for in Playa Del Carmen?

If you are driving in your car rental in Playa del Carmen for the first time, there are many things that you need to be aware of before you start driving. One of the most vital things you need to understand when driving your electric car rental is that road signs are going to be in Spanish rather than English and distances will be in kilometers instead of miles. It is advisable that when driving on highways in your luxury car rental in Playa del Carmen you stay on toll roads rather than free roads since the toll roads are usually in much better condition. As you drive in your passenger van rental, you may encounter large speed bumps that are often unmarked, so be aware of these as you drive. When driving in Mexico it is not at all uncommon to find left-hand highway exits. It is important to remember that when you drive your economy car rental in Mexico emergency services and police vehicles may be harder to find during nighttime hours, especially in remote locations. If you see a vehicle coming towards you in your lane of traffic, this is not at all uncommon as vehicles tend to pass other vehicles quite frequently. If this happens to you, move to the shoulder of the road to allow this vehicle to pass safely.

What documents does an international traveler need to rent a car in Playa Del Carmen?

When you reserve a vehicle from a cheap car rental in Playa del Carmen you will need a complete and valid driver's license from your country of origin. It is also important to note that there are specific requirements and limitations if you plan on taking the vehicle into Mexico City, as there can be only certain days when you can take your vehicle into this city. If you plan on traveling to Mexico City in your rental vehicle, make sure you discuss this with your rental car agency so you know when it is appropriate to travel there.


Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Playa del Carmen that's right for you

Small cars

$14 - $41

All Car Types

$62 - $114

The average price of a small car rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $26. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in October. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just $14 per day. A small car rental is typically 68% less expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Playa del Carmen small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $31. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in November. The price is 38% lower than the rest of the year at just $20 per day. A medium car rental is typically 61% less expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Playa del Carmen medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $86. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in September. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A large car rental is typically 5% more expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Playa del Carmen large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $65. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in November. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $39 per day. A SUV rental is typically 20% less expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Playa del Carmen SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $137. The cheapest time to rent a van in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in September. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $109 per day. A van rental is typically 41% more expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Playa del Carmen van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $218. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in June. The price is 50% lower than the rest of the year at just $110 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 63% more expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a convertible rental in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is $23. The cheapest time to rent a convertible in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is in August. The price is 75% lower than the rest of the year at just $42 per day. A convertible rental is typically 71% less expensive than the average rental car in Playa del Carmen. The average price of a vehicle rental in Playa del Carmen can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$5/day

15 Dec - 22 Dec
Ford Focus
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$6/day

14 Dec - 16 Dec
Kia Picanto
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$9/day

14 Dec - 16 Dec
Kia Picanto

Playa del Carmen car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

Budget

4.0
Mediocre
32 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.8

Comfort

4.7

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

4.2

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.6

Avis

6.5
Okay
4 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.8

Payless

4.0
Mediocre
6 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.6

Value

4.0

MEXRENTACAR

4.0
Mediocre
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.3

Comfort

4.3

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

3.6

Value

4.3

Europcar

3.5
Poor
21 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

4.6

Overall

3.5

Pick-up/drop-off

3.8

Value

3.7

National

3.5
Poor
7 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

3.9

Hertz

3.2
Poor
25 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.2

Comfort

3.8

Overall

3.2

Pick-up/drop-off

3.3

Value

3.1

Quick facts about car rentals in Playa del Carmen

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Playa del Carmen

Most Popular Agency

Deal Mobility Rent a Car

Popular Car Types

Economy, Compact, Intermediate

Cheapest Rental Car

$7

Most Popular Model

Volkswagen Gol
The most popular Playa del Carmen car rental agency found on momondo this month is Deal Mobility Rent a Car. Other top choices for car rental companies are Europcar and America Car Rental
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Playa del Carmen in the past 72 hours: Economy, Compact, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a rental car in Playa del Carmen is $7/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $13/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Playa del Carmen in the past 7 days is the Volkswagen Gol. Our users also prefer the Class Intermediate Car as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Playa del Carmen

Nearby attractions:

Playa Paraíso20.0 mi
Playa Maroma21.4 mi
Guadalupe Church29.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Xcaret Park45.2 mi
Parque Xplor45.3 mi
Aviario Xaman Ha48.8 mi
Yucatek Divers49.3 mi
Playa principal de Playa del Carmen49.4 mi

Nearby attractions:

Playa principal de Playa del Carmen11.7 mi
Aviario Xaman Ha11.9 mi
Yucatek Divers11.9 mi
Parque 28 de julio12.0 mi
Guadalupe Church12.4 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Playa del Carmen - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Playa del Carmen so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to rent a car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico in January?

To rent a car for a weekend in Playa del Carmen in January, the average price was $45 with cheaper deals starting around $5. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $2, with more options around the $50 mark.

Is there a fee to cancel my Playa del Carmen, Mexico car rental?

The majority of the Playa del Carmen car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in Playa del Carmen such as Payless, Avis, and Infinity Car Rental often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Playa del Carmen during January?

When temperatures average 75.2 °F and precipitation is 1.9″, your best car rental option for the month of January is a Convertible. Renting a Convertible in Playa del Carmen is an exciting way to see the area without having to worry about the weather being uncooperative. However, it is always a good idea to check the forecast before you travel and make any adjustments to your car rental plans. Renting a Convertible in Playa del Carmen will cost you $52/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

Travelers who rent a car in Playa del Carmen should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 45 mph. Suburban speed limits around Playa del Carmen are generally 75 mph, whereas speed limits on highways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re traveling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Playa del Carmen, Mexico in December?

Those looking for a rental car in Playa del Carmen during the month of December should expect temperatures to be around 75.2 °F and should expect around 2.6″ of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Playa del Carmen similar to the rest of Quintana Roo?

Travelers looking to leave from Playa del Carmen on a road trip around Quintana Roo or the surrounding areas during the month of December should expect temperatures around 75.2 °F and about 2.8″ of possible rain through the month.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Playa del Carmen?

Prices for cars in Playa del Carmen are updated daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Playa del Carmen?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Playa del Carmen?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Playa del Carmen. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To rent a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be applied. We advise that you read the policy of your chosen rental company before making a reservation.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Playa del Carmen?

To rent a car in Playa del Carmen, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Playa del Carmen?

Using momondo to book a car rental in Playa del Carmen could save you time and money. momondo searches thousands of car rental websites and locations to provide you with a wide selection of options and cars to choose from.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Playa del Carmen?

Once you have performed a search for a car rental in Playa del Carmen, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Playa del Carmen with free cancellation?

Yes you can filter specifically for car rental companies in Playa del Carmen offering free cancellation on momondo.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Playa del Carmen on momondo?

Yes, momondo has a filter for fair fuel policies on car rentals in Playa del Carmen.

Can I find a car rental in Playa del Carmen which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car rental locations on momondo including Playa del Carmen.

Can I search for rental cars in Playa del Carmen with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, momondo is capable of showing unlimited mileage car rental options in Playa del Carmen.


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