Car Rentals San José, Costa Rica

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San José, Costa Rica
Jun 29 — Jul 6
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San José, Costa Rica
Tue 6/29
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Tue 7/6
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San José, Costa Rica car rental deals found on momondo

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Small Cars

$9 - $38

All Car Types

$25 - $622

The average price of a Small rental in San José, Costa Rica is $20. The cheapest time to rent a Small in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 55% lower than the rest of the year at just $9 per day. A Small rental is typically 79% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in San José, Costa Rica is $23. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 55% lower than the rest of the year at just $11 per day. A Medium rental is typically 75% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in San José, Costa Rica is $52. The cheapest time to rent a Large in San José, Costa Rica is in October. The price is 50% lower than the rest of the year at just $26 per day. A Large rental is typically 45% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in San José, Costa Rica is $27. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 60% lower than the rest of the year at just $11 per day. A SUV rental is typically 72% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in San José, Costa Rica is $410. The cheapest time to rent a Van in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 92% lower than the rest of the year at just $35 per day. A Van rental is typically 78% more expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Pickup Truck rental in San José, Costa Rica is $45. The cheapest time to rent a Pickup Truck in San José, Costa Rica is in May. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $0 per day. A Pickup Truck rental is typically 53% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Pickup Truck rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in San José, Costa Rica is $83. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in San José, Costa Rica is in May. The price is 82% lower than the rest of the year at just $15 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average car rental in San José. The average price of a vehicle 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. Below are the best prices for San José Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
U-Save

$11/day

8 Aug - 20 Aug
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
Avis

$12/day

10 Jul - 17 Jul
Citroen C2
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Avis

$12/day

8 Aug - 20 Aug
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

San José Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in San José, Costa Rica
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

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

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

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

Distance to popular hotels from San José, Costa Rica

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Car Rental in San José

In June 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, Thrifty, and Budget 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.

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

Rental cars in San José from popular agencies such as Alamo, Thrifty, and Budget 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.

What is the best type of car to rent in San José during July?

With temperatures averaging 68 °F and precipitation usually 9.4″ during July, you should consider renting a Standard car when traveling to San José. A Standard car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of July and is a popular choice for travelers heading to San José. Renting a Standard in San José will cost you $5/day on average.

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, Costa Rica?

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.

What is the weather like in San José, Costa Rica in June?

Typically, the weather in San José through the month of June is 69.8 °F and the expected precipitation is 9.4″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in June?

The temperatures in San José during June are typically higher than other months, but there is still a significant chance for rain. Renting a car with an A/C would be recommended.

Is the weather in San José similar to the rest of San José Province?

Those looking to rent a car in San José for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in San José Province during the month of June usually is around 71.6 °F with 12.3″ of possible rain.


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