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Car hires in San José, San José Province

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

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Economy$26/day
Intermediate$36/day
SUV$104/day
Full-size SUV$132/day
Mini$69/day
Compact SUV$34/day
Intermediate SUV$36/day
Standard SUV$110/day
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Car hire insight and trends in San José

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in San José?

The cheapest car hire in San José are generally found through York Car Rental. When booking with York Car Rental, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $8/day. The average price to hire a car in San José is $71/day.

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

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

What car do most people hire in San José?

Nissan Juke hire and Toyota Land Cruiser Prado hire in San José are the two most popular car models, according to our data. Nissan Juke hire prices in San José can vary depending on what company you hire from, but our users have found that prices average $84/day and can be as low as $58/day. Toyota Land Cruiser Prado hire prices can also vary, but tend to average $296/day, with the cheapest deals as low as $287/day.

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Small cars

$23 - $132

All Car Types

$19 - $130

The average price of a small car hire in San José, Costa Rica is $55. The cheapest time to hire a small car in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 59% lower than the rest of the year at just $23 per day. A small car rental is typically 15% less expensive than the average rental car in San José. The average price of a vehicle hire in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San José small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in San José, Costa Rica is $57. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in San José, Costa Rica is in August. The price is 88% lower than the rest of the year at just $7 per day. A medium car rental is typically 11% less expensive than the average rental car in San José. The average price of a vehicle hire in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San José medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in San José, Costa Rica is $64. The cheapest time to hire a large car in San José, Costa Rica is in October. The price is 85% lower than the rest of the year at just $10 per day. A large car rental is typically 2% more expensive than the average rental car in San José. The average price of a vehicle hire in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in San José, Costa Rica is $70. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in San José, Costa Rica is in September. The price is 70% lower than the rest of the year at just $21 per day. A SUV rental is typically 9% more expensive than the average rental car in San José. The average price of a vehicle hire in San José can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for San José SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$26/day

5 Aug - 27 Aug
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$52/day

1 Jul - 24 Jul
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Nissan March
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$69/day

18 Jun - 20 Jun
Nissan March

San José car hire directory

All major car hire 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 hire in San José

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

Popular Car Types

SUV, Standard, Intermediate

Cheapest Hire Car

$31

Most Popular Model

Nissan Juke
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in San José in the past 72 hours: SUV, Standard, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a car hire in San José is $31/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $34/day.
The most popular car model to hire in San José in the past 7 days is the Nissan Juke. Our users also prefer the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado as an alternative.

Driving with a car hire in San José - FAQs

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

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

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your San José car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car hire company in San José offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

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

With temperatures averaging 20 °C and precipitation usually 210 mm during June, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to San José. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of June and is a popular choice for travellers heading to San José. Hiring a Standard in San José will cost you $38/day on average.

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

The speed limit in San José is 40 km/h, unless otherwise stated on road signs. San José also has a suburban speed limit of 60 km/h which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in San José, be aware that the speed limit is generally 100 km/h.

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 hire 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?

The climate in San José Province during May is usually 21 °C with an expected 220 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from San José on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.

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?

Among different countries, including San José, the minimum age for drivers varies. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the hire company you're considering before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in San José?

To hire 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 hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring 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 hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in San José?

You should book a car hire in San José using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

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

Once you have performed a search for a car hire 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 hire deals in San José with free cancellation?

Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car hire companies in San José offering free cancellation.

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

Absolutely! momondo offers this feature when searching for a car hire in San José.

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

Yes, car hire in San José with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in San José with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, car hire deals in San José with unlimited mileage can be found on momondo.


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