South America

Cheap Car Rentals in South America

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Jul 1 — Jul 8
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What are the rental car prices for popular cities in South America?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in South America

Price

₱614 - ₱4,292

Out of all the popular cities in South America, Sao Paulo is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₱614/day. Renting a car in Sao Paulo is 86% cheaper than renting one in Santa Marta where the per day rate is around ₱4,292. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South America to get a rental car in are: Santiago (₱1,428/day), Buenos Aires (₱1,649/day), and Bogotá (₱1,739/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Sao Paulo should expect to spend around ₱614/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South America is Sao Paulo.

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in South America?

January

₱1,418

February

₱1,309

March

₱1,309

April

₱1,418

May

₱1,418

June

₱1,200

July

₱1,200

August

₱1,145

September

₱1,036

October

₱1,200

November

₱1,309

December

₱1,418

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in South America is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is January. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in South America?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₱2,485/day when booking a rental car in South America. The best deal a user found was for ₱1,124/day from Sixt, booked on Jul. 28.

How much does it cost to rent a car in South America for a week from Localiza?

Localiza is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in South America. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about ₱20,535 per week.

How far in advance should I rent a car in South America for the best price?

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 12% to make it a great deal in South America. Try to book at least 37 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in South America?

Yes, renting a vehicle in South America for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in South America for a month?

You can potentially save up to 62% on a month-long rental by booking with Sixt. Sixt is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in South America can cost you on average ₱88,006 a month or ₱2,934 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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