San José Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in San José?

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0 USD
All
2 - 59 USD
Family size
15 - 72 USD
Economy
1 - 26 USD

The cheapest time to rent a car in San José is in October. The price is 78% lower than the rest of the year at just 2 USD per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in October. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in June. The price of a car rental in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

San José car rental deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best deals for car rental in San José found recently by users on momondo
Ka
or similar Mini
2 2/4
0 USD
Nov 26 - Dec 9
San José
Rio Segundo
0 USD
Nov 26 - Dec 9
Sportage
or similar Compact
4 1 4-5
1 USD
Nov 23 - Dec 7
San José
Rio Segundo
1 USD
Nov 23 - Dec 7
Focus
or similar Compact
4 1 2/4
1 USD
Nov 16 - Nov 23
San José
Rio Segundo
1 USD
Nov 16 - Nov 23

Top car rentals in San José

Best rates found by momondo users in the past 24 hours
Economy
Compact
Intermediate
Standard
Full-size
Suv
Economy car in San José economy
2 Adults, 2 Bags
Compact car in San José nucar
4 Adults, 2 Bags
Intermediate car in San José nucar
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Standard car in San José payless
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Full-size car in San José avis
5 Adults, 2 Bags
SUV car in San José economy
2 Adults, 2 Bags

Top car rental suppliers in San José

Need advice on where to rent a car? These are the top providers
apex Most popular Apex Apex gives you the cheapest deals in 1 location around the city
alamo Most locations Alamo Alamo gives you high quality and luxurious models in one of their 5 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
San José, Costa Rica
Nearby attractions:
Cariari Country Club 3.8 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana 8.2 mi
Mercado Central 9.5 mi
San Jose Parque Central 9.7 mi
San Jose Cathedral 9.8 mi
San José Tobias Bolanos Intl Airport
San José, Costa Rica
Nearby attractions:
Cariari Country Club 1.7 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana 2.8 mi
Mercado Central 4.2 mi
San Jose Parque Central 4.4 mi
San Jose Cathedral 4.5 mi
Tambor Airport
Tambor, Costa Rica
Nearby attractions:
Cariari Country Club 61 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana 63 mi
Mercado Central 65 mi
San Jose Parque Central 65 mi
San Jose Cathedral 65 mi

San José Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in San José
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Enterprise
Excellent - 8.5 (12,836 reviews)
5 locations
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keddy by Europcar
Excellent - 8.2 (99 reviews)
1 location
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National
Excellent - 8.0 (895 reviews)
5 locations
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Avis
Good - 7.6 (2,256 reviews)
3 locations
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Sixt
Good - 7.6 (13,858 reviews)
2 locations
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Budget
Good - 7.4 (4,234 reviews)
2 locations
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Hertz
Good - 7.4 (3,841 reviews)
2 locations
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Dollar
Good - 7.3 (6,378 reviews)
4 locations

Most popular hotels near San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Don’t just stay at the closest hotel, rent a car and stay at the best hotels in the area

Barceló San José

Residencial El Robledal, La Uruca, 4581150 | San José de Costa Rica
7.8 mi from rental location

Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center

Autopista General Canas
3.4 mi from rental location

Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica

Calle Central Y Tercera Av. 15
9.6 mi from rental location

Exe San Jose Center

Edificio Cristal, Avenida Principal, Calles 1 Y 3
9.8 mi from rental location

Intercontinental Hotels Costa Rica At Multiplaza Mall

Prospero Fernandez Hwy. Escazu
5.0 mi from rental location

Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica

Central Avenue Blvd 7th Street
10.0 mi from rental location

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson San Jose Aero

Ciudad Cariari, Belen, San Jose, C.R:
3.9 mi from rental location

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica

Route 27
4.8 mi from rental location

DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari San Jose -Costa Rica

4 Miles Southeast From Sjo Int. Airport, Parallel Road to Highway #1 Heredia Belén
3.8 mi from rental location

Hotel Balmoral

Avenida Central Calles 7 y 9
10.0 mi from rental location

Palma Real Hotel & Casino

200 Mts. Norte Del Ice, Sabana Norte
8.2 mi from rental location

Costa Rica Guesthouse

Avenida 6, Calle 21 & 23
10.5 mi from rental location

Park Inn by Radisson San Jose, Costa Rica

Ave. 6, Calle 28
9.0 mi from rental location

Aloft San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica

Forum 2 Business Park
2.8 mi from rental location

Sleep Inn Paseo Las Damas

Avenida 3 entre calles 9 y 11 Frente al Parque Morazan
10.0 mi from rental location

Best Western Irazu Hotel & Studios

Km 3 Autopista General Canas
7.5 mi from rental location

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum

Del Centro Empresarial Forum 2
3.0 mi from rental location

Holiday Inn San Jose-Aurola

5th Avenue and 5th Street
9.9 mi from rental location

Car Rental in San José

In November to date, 7,907 momondo users have searched for cheap car rental in San José.

How much will it cost to rent a car in San José in December?

14 USD is the cost of a weekend car rental in San José for December, with cheap deals starting as low as 1 USD. Users looking for a one-week rental in San José for December saw an average deal of 15 USD - but quotes as low as 1 USD were available depending on dates and car options.

Can you rent a car from San José airport?

The closest airport to San José is San José Tobias Bolanos Intl - 4% of users got a deal in San José renting from providers based at this airport. For December, to rent a car from San José Tobias Bolanos Intl will cost on average 3 USD.

Where is it easiest to rent a car from in San José?

Economy Rent a Car, Alamo, and Europcar were the most popular suppliers in San José for next month.

Can you rent an automatic car in San José?

50% of users were looking for deals on automatic transmission car rental in San José.

What is the speed limit in San José?

Speed limits for cars, vans and motorcycles in San José vary according to road classification. The speed limit on an expressway is 62 mph. The limit for an undivided highway is 37 mph. Urban areas such as cities can see the limit reduced to 24 mph. Always follow local signage and instructions as speed limits may change locally.

What is the drink drive limit in San José?

The law addressing driving under the influence states that 0.1% BAC is the legal limit for operating a vehicle in San José.

How good are the roads in San José?

If you were wondering how good the roads are in San José, they rank #116 in the world, scoring 2.9, with 1 being low and 7 high. US, in comparison, ranks #14 with a score of 5.7. The quality of the roads around the country will vary; this score simply acts as a comparison.

What side of the road does San José drive on?

Driving on the right is required in San José.


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