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Most popular cities to hire a car in Chile

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
$49 - $126 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN CHILE Concepción 38% cheaper Car hire in Concepción is usually the cheapest in Chile at $49 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN CHILE Balmaceda 60% more expensive Balmaceda usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Chile, with rentals averaging $126 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN CHILE Santiago 80% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Santiago than any other region in Chile.

Most popular car hire types

Below are the most popular car hire types in Chile and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Medium
Medium

Best value

Santiago

$77/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Punta Arenas

$132/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Calama

$102/day
Medium

No. 3 most popular

Temuco

$95/day
Small
Small

Best value

Puerto Montt

$50/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Santiago

$55/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Punta Arenas

$87/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Calama

$95/day
Small

No. 4 most popular

Valparaíso

$68/day
Small

No. 5 most popular

Arica

$123/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Calama

$80/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Santiago

$84/day
SUV

No. 2 most popular

Arica

$146/day
SUV

No. 3 most popular

Punta Arenas

$167/day
Large
Large

Best value

Puerto Natales

$94/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Santiago

$107/day
Large

No. 2 most popular

Iquique

$107/day
Large

No. 3 most popular

Punta Arenas

$201/day
Van
Van

Best value

Santiago

$97/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Punta Arenas

$179/day

Hiring a car in Chile

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Chile

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Chile?

INTERRENT is the most affordable car hire agency in Chile, with prices found for as low as $32 per day in some areas of the country. Comparatively, the average price to rent a car in Chile is $93 per day.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Chile?

If you plan to hire a car in Chile, we recommend booking with Europcar, one of the most popular agencies in the country. In the past month, 33% of our users selected Europcar for their car rental needs. The agency also has a customer satisfaction rating of 6.9 out of 10 from 29 reviewers.

What car hire company in Chile has the most locations?

Sunnycars is the car hire company in Chile that currently has the most locations. With 53 car rental centres across the country, you should have no issue finding one of their locations at your destination. Consider visiting Santiago, the most popular city in Chile. Sunnycars has a large presence here with over 8 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city centre.

What side of the road do people in Chile drive on?

In Chile, drivers are required to drive on the right at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

How good are the roads in Chile?

According to 2019 data, Chile ranks 35 in the world for road quality. The country has a road quality score of 4.9 out of 7, where 7 is the highest possible score. Keep in mind that weather and construction can also affect road conditions during your visit.

What is the drink driving limit in Chile?

0.03% is the maximum Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have to legally drive a car in Chile. Both residents and visitors of Chile can face legal penalties for having a BAC higher than this amount. Keep in mind that there are stricter penalties for those who drink-drive and are under the legal drinking age. In Chile, you must be at least 18 to drink.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Chile?

27% of momondo users preferred to hire a SUV when visiting Chile, making it the most popular type of car to rent in the country. Although car hire prices in Chile will vary by city and supplier, you can expect to pay an average of $48 per day for a SUV.

How much does petrol cost in Chile?

On average, the price of petrol last week in Chile was $1.38 per litre. In comparison, the country with the cheapest average petrol price is Kuwait at $0.46 per litre, whereas the country with the most expensive average petrol price is Hong Kong at $3.06 per litre.


Car hire in other cities in Chile

Need more destination ideas for your trip to Chile? Find a car hire in these popular cities across the country

Consider hiring a car elsewhere in South America

Not sure if you want to hire a car in Chile? These other countries in South America are also worth exploring

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