San José Car Rentals

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San José, Costa Rica
Dec 1 — Dec 8
Same drop-off
San José, Costa Rica
Tue 12/1
Noon
Tue 12/8
Noon

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

All

$2 - $64

Family size

$15 - $78

Economy

$1 - $28

The cheapest time to rent a car in San José is in October. The price is 80% lower than the rest of the year at just $2 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

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $17/day to rent a small car in San José. 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
2/4-door vehicles
$5/day
Dec 16 - Jan 2
San José
Rio Segundo
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$5/day
Dec 16 - Jan 2
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$5/day
Dec 9 - Dec 14
San José
Juan Santa Maria Intl Apo
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$5/day
Dec 9 - Dec 14
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$6/day
Dec 14 - Dec 15
San José
Between Street 30 and 32
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$6/day
Dec 14 - Dec 15
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$6/day
Jan 7 - Jan 19
San José
Between Street 30 and 32
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$6/day
Jan 7 - Jan 19
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$7/day
Dec 10 - Jan 7
San José
San Jose Intl Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$7/day
Dec 10 - Jan 7
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$7/day
Dec 10 - Dec 16
San José
San Jose Intl Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$7/day
Dec 10 - Dec 16
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport

San José, Costa Rica

Nearby attractions:

Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica7.8 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana8.2 mi
San Jose Cathedral9.8 mi
Simon Bolivar Zoo10.0 mi
National Center of Art and Culture10.1 mi
San José Tobias Bolanos Intl Airport

San José, Costa Rica

Nearby attractions:

Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica2.5 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana2.8 mi
San Jose Cathedral4.5 mi
Simon Bolivar Zoo4.8 mi
National Center of Art and Culture4.8 mi
Tambor Airport

Tambor, Costa Rica

Nearby attractions:

Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica63.0 mi
Parque Metropolitano La Sabana63.3 mi
San Jose Cathedral65.0 mi
National Center of Art and Culture65.5 mi
Simon Bolivar Zoo65.5 mi

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Car Rental in San José

In November to date, 18,313 momondo users have searched for cheap car rental in San José.

What cleaning measures are being taken by San José car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in San José 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 San José. 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 San José in December?

To rent a car for a weekend in San José in December, the average price was $14 with cheaper deals starting around $1. Deals are a little different for a week-long rental - starting at around $1, with an average price of $9.

Is there a fee to cancel my San José car rental?

Rental cars in San José from popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in San José, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

Which rental car company in San José has the most locations?

National has 5 locations. momondo users can expect to pay $21/day on average when renting from these locations.

What is the speed limit in San José?

25 mph is the city speed limit for San José, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centers. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around San José are 40 mph and 65 mph, respectively. If you rent a car in San José, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.


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