South America

Cheap Car Rentals in South America

Lima, Peru
30 Jun — 7 Jul
Same drop-off
Lima, Peru
Thu 30/6
Noon
Thu 7/7
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in South America?

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

Price

C$ 13 - C$ 27

Out of all the popular cities in South America, Sao Paulo is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 13/day. Renting a car in Sao Paulo is 52% cheaper than renting one in Santiago where the per day rate is around C$ 27. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South America to get a rental car in are: Rio de Janeiro (C$ 15/day), Brasilia (C$ 22/day), and Belo Horizonte (C$ 22/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Santiago should expect to spend around C$ 27/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South America is Santiago.

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

January

C$ 33

February

C$ 31

March

C$ 31

April

C$ 33

May

C$ 33

June

C$ 28

July

C$ 28

August

C$ 27

September

C$ 24

October

C$ 28

November

C$ 31

December

C$ 33

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.

Best South America Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in South America recently found.

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 C$ 36/day when booking a rental car in South America. The best deal a user found was for C$ 24/day from Avis, booked on Jun. 19.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in South America?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in South America from the following companies over the past two weeks: Sixt (C$ 24/day), Thrifty (C$ 25/day), and Hertz (C$ 27/day).

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

Localiza offers rental cars in South America for about C$ 430 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 12% on a rental car in South America. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 37 days prior to your desired date.

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

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in South America check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

We’ve recently found that Avis offers you prices that are 75% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in South America for a month is C$ 1,844. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

Small Car Rentals in South America

Search more South America car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on gas mileage.

Van Rentals in South America

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for South America van rentals.