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Best deals found for San José, San José Province car rentals

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EconomyC$ 7/day
IntermediateC$ 8/day
SUVC$ 16/day
Full-size SUVC$ 7/day
MiniC$ 8/day
Premium SUVC$ 11/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 8/day
Compact SUVC$ 10/day
Standard SUVC$ 28/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Rental cars insight and trends in San José

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in San José

What is the cheapest rental car agency in San José?

The cheapest rental cars in San José are generally found through NextCar. When booking with NextCar, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as C$ 7/day. The average price to rent a car in San José is C$ 15/day.

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

Sunnycars has the most locations of any rental car company in San José, with 7 locations.

What car do most people rent in San José?

For an average of C$ 58/day (and as low as C$ 14/day), Toyota Rush rentals in San José are the most popular car among our users. Renting the Suzuki Vitara in San José for C$ 60/day on average (C$ 10/day for a cheap deal) is another popular choice.

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Small cars

C$ 14 - C$ 109

All Car Types

C$ 22 - C$ 103

The average price of a small car rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 42. The cheapest time to rent a small car in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 67% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 14 per day. A small car rental is typically 18% less expensive than the average rental car 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 car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 45. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in San José, Costa Rica is in October. The price is 58% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 19 per day. A medium car rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average rental car 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 car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 71. The cheapest time to rent a large car in San José, Costa Rica is in October. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 38 per day. A large car rental is typically 29% more expensive than the average rental car 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.

The average price of a SUV rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 49. 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 C$ 20 per day. A SUV rental is typically 4% less expensive than the average rental car 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 C$ 96. The cheapest time to rent a van in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 57% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 42 per day. A van rental is typically 48% more expensive than the average rental car 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.

The average price of a pick-up truck rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 65. The cheapest time to rent a pick-up truck in San José, Costa Rica is in October. The price is 54% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 30 per day. A pick-up truck rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car 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.

The average price of a luxury car rental in San José, Costa Rica is C$ 80. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 48 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 37% more expensive than the average rental car 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.

Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

C$ 7/day

13 Jul - 19 Jul
Toyota Yaris

San José car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in San José, San José Province

Economy Rent a Car

4.8
Mediocre
101 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

4.2

Thrifty

6.8
Okay
30 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

5.7

Budget

5.3
Fair
41 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.1

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

4.9

Europcar

4.3
Mediocre
37 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

4.9

Overall

4.2

Pick-up/drop-off

4.2

Value

3.9

National

9.2
Wonderful
3 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.1

Overall

9.1

Pick-up/drop-off

9.4

Value

8.5

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.7
Very good
2 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.0

Dollar

8.0
Very good
6 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

7.5

Alamo

7.8
Good
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.5

Quick facts about car rentals in San José

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in San José

Most Popular Agency

Avis

Popular Car Types

SUV, Intermediate, Full-size

Cheapest Rental Car

C$ 17

Most Popular Model

Toyota Rush
The most popular San José car rental agency found on momondo this month is Avis. Other top choices for car rental companies are NextCar and Alamo
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in San José in the past 72 hours: SUV, Intermediate, Full-size.
The lowest price for a rental car in San José is C$ 17/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from C$ 38/day.
The most popular car model to rent in San José in the past 7 days is the Toyota Rush. Our users also prefer the Class Intermediate SUV as an alternative.

Driving with a rental car in San José - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to rent a car in San José, Costa Rica in June?

For a weekend in June, the best deals in San José start from around C$ 7 up to around C$ 42. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about C$ 7 to C$ 57.

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

Every rental car company in San José has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car rental companies in San José include Budget, Economy Rent a Car, and Europcar, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

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

Renting a Standard car in San José during the month of June is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 20 °C and precipitation around 210 mm during June, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in San José will cost you C$ 9/day on average.

What is the speed limit in San José, Costa Rica?

40 km/h is the city speed limit for San José, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around San José are 60 km/h and 100 km/h, respectively. If you rent a car in San José, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

What car rental company has the Nissan Pathfinder in San José?

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

In May, San José usually gets 220 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 21 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in San José as it can help you make the best decision.

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

If you’re looking for a San José rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of May it’s important to know that the rest of San José Province typically has a temperature of 21 °C and will usually expect 220 mm of precipitation.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in San José?

Prices for cars in San José are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to hire a car in San José?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including San José. 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 San José?

To rent a car in San José, all drivers must have 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 proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We 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 San José?

Choosing momondo to search for rental cars in San José makes sense because it is quick and free of charge. We find all the rental car prices and policies, you simply choose what works best for you and your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in San José?

Once you have performed a search for a car rental in San José, 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 San José with free cancellation?

Yes you can filter specifically for car rental companies in San José offering free cancellation on momondo.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in San José on momondo?

Yes, fair fuel policies are a specific filter offered on momondo for all car rental locations including San José.

Can I find a car rental in San José which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car rental locations on momondo including San José.

Can I search for rental cars in San José with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Absolutely. You can specifically filter for rental car deals in San José with unlimited mileage on momondo.


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