Rio de Janeiro Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Rio de Janeiro?

All
$11 - $28
Family size
$25 - $46
Economy
$10 - $16

The cheapest time to rent a car in Rio de Janeiro is in May. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $12 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in October. The price of a car rental in Rio de Janeiro can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Rio de Janeiro car rental deals found on momondo

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SUV
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Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $30/day to rent a small car in Rio de Janeiro. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Almirante Silvio De Noronha
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$9/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$9/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Av Prof Martin Luther King Jr
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$9/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$10/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Vinte de Janeiro
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$10/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$10/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Princesa Isabel 334
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$10/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$11/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$11/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$11/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Av Almirante Silvio De Noronha
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$11/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in Rio de Janeiro is $33/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$11/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Prof Martin Luther King Jr
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$11/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$11/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$11/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Princesa Isabel 150
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$12/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Salvador Allende 500
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$12/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Av Marechal Fontenelle 3555
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$13/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Oct 21 - Oct 30
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vnte De Janeiro Sectorb
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$13/day
Oct 21 - Oct 30
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Rio de Janeiro is $57/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Princesa Isabel 150
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$25/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Marechal Fontenelle 3555
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$25/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
214, Avenida Princesa Isabel
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$26/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Aeroporto
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$26/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
214, Avenida Princesa Isabel
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$34/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Aeroporto
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$34/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in Rio de Janeiro is $43/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Vinte de Janeiro
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$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Princesa Isabel 334
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$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
Oct 21 - Oct 30
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$19/day
Oct 21 - Oct 30
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
Oct 21 - Nov 3
Rio de Janeiro
Av Almirante Silvio De Noronha
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$19/day
Oct 21 - Nov 3
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 15 - Oct 21
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Das Americas 679
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$20/day
Oct 15 - Oct 21
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 25 - Oct 31
Rio de Janeiro
Av Almirante Silvio De Noronha
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$20/day
Oct 25 - Oct 31
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Rio de Janeiro is $46/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sedona
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$17/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Kia Sedona
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
Rio de Janeiro
Av Almirante Silvio De Noronha
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$17/day
Nov 4 - Nov 18
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$18/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vnte De Janeiro Sectorb
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$18/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$18/day
Oct 21 - Nov 3
Rio de Janeiro
Hall Apt Santos Dumont
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$18/day
Oct 21 - Nov 3
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vnte De Janeiro Sectorb
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$21/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Oct 9 - Nov 8
Rio de Janeiro
Hall Apt Santos Dumont
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$21/day
Oct 9 - Nov 8
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Rio de Janeiro. The average price of a truck rental in Rio de Janeiro is $73/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Fiat Strada
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$12/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Princesa Isabel 150
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$12/day
Oct 9 - Nov 10
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Fiat Strada
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$12/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Marechal Fontenelle 3555
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$12/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A3
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 8
Rio de Janeiro
Avenida Infante Dom Henrique
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$13/day
Oct 9 - Nov 8
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Rio de Janeiro is $116/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$32/day
Oct 13 - Nov 10
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 15 - Oct 21
Rio de Janeiro
Av Vinte De Janeiro S N Galeao
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$36/day
Oct 15 - Oct 21
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Nearby attractions:
Sambodrome 8.1 mi
Aterro do Flamengo 9.6 mi
Cristo Redentor 10.7 mi
Floresta da Tijuca 10.8 mi
Copacabana Beach 12.2 mi
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Nearby attractions:
Aterro do Flamengo 1.3 mi
Sambodrome 2.1 mi
Cristo Redentor 4.2 mi
Copacabana Beach 4.2 mi
Arpoador Beach 5.7 mi
Localiza
Av Ayrton Senna, 2541, Barra Da Tijuca
Nearby attractions:
Barra da Tijuca 0.9 mi
Jeunesse Arena 1.6 mi
RioCentro 2.9 mi
Posto 9 5.7 mi
Floresta da Tijuca 6.2 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl's car rental counter

Belmond Copacabana Palace

Avenida Atlantica 1702

12.1 mi from airport

Hotel Atlantico Business Centro

Rua Senador Dantas, 25

8.5 mi from airport

Hotel Atlantico Prime

Rua do Resende 87

8.4 mi from airport

Rio Othon Palace

Avenida Atlantica 3264

12.6 mi from airport

Hotel Atlântico Rio

Rua Xavier da Silveira, 112

12.5 mi from airport

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort

Avenida Niemeyer 121 - Leblon

13.4 mi from airport

Hilton Barra Rio de Janeiro

1430 Abelardo Bueno Avenue

15.1 mi from airport

Hilton Copacabana Rio De Janeiro

Avenida Atlantica, 1020

12.0 mi from airport

Ibis Budget Rio de Janeiro Nova America

Av Pastor Martin Luther King

6.1 mi from airport

Arena Copacabana Hotel

Av Atlantica 2064 - Copacabana

12.2 mi from airport

Miramar Hotel by Windsor

Avenida Atlantica, 3668 - Copacabana

12.9 mi from airport

Hotel Atlântico Avenida

Av. Rio Branco 33

7.6 mi from airport

Windsor Barra Hotel

Avenida Lucio Costa, 2630

15.8 mi from airport

Cdesign Hotel

Av. Lucio Costa 17360

22 mi from airport

Copacabana Mar Hotel

Rua Ministro Viveiros de Castro, 155

12.0 mi from airport

Hotel Atlantico Copacabana

Rua Siqueira Campos 90

12.0 mi from airport

Windsor Excelsior Hotel

Avenida Atlantica 1800

12.1 mi from airport

Hotel Atlântico Travel

Rua Barata Ribeiro Nº 544

12.2 mi from airport

Car Rental in Rio de Janeiro

So far in September there have been 1,896 searches on momondo for car rental in Rio de Janeiro.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Rio de Janeiro car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Hertz are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in Rio de Janeiro in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in Rio de Janeiro. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Rio de Janeiro in October?

For a weekend in October, the best deals in Rio de Janeiro start from around $8 up to around $18. Deals are a little different for a week-long rental - starting at around $7, with an average price of $84.

Which car rental agency in Rio de Janeiro has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Rio de Janeiro is cheapest when using Hertz at one of their 10 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $6, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $17/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Rio de Janeiro car rental?

The majority of the Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Hertz often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Rio de Janeiro during October?

With temperatures averaging 77 °F and precipitation usually 3.5″ during October, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to Rio de Janeiro. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of October and is a popular choice for travelers heading to Rio de Janeiro. Renting a Standard in Rio de Janeiro will cost you $22/day on average.

Which rental car company in Rio de Janeiro has the most locations?

Localiza is the car rental company with the most locations in Rio de Janeiro. At those 12 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $16 in Rio de Janeiro.

What is the speed limit in Rio de Janeiro?

Travelers who rent a car in Rio de Janeiro should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 40 mph. Suburban speed limits around Rio de Janeiro are generally 50 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.


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