South America

Cheap Car Hire in South America

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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in South America?

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

Price

$17 - $113

Out of all the popular cities in South America, Belo Horizonte is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $17/day. Renting a car in Belo Horizonte is 85% cheaper than renting one in Mendoza where the per day rate is around $113. Other fairly inexpensive cities in South America to get a rental car in are: Sao Paulo ($18/day), Montevideo ($31/day), and Santiago ($33/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Buenos Aires should expect to spend around $94/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in South America is Buenos Aires.

Cheapest time to hire a car in South America

January

$37

February

$34

March

$34

April

$37

May

$30

June

$25

July

$31

August

$30

September

$27

October

$31

November

$34

December

$37

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

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

Localiza is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in South America. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $599 per week.

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

Generally, for a better deal in South America it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 12%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 32 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For South America however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

Small Car Hire in South America

Search more South America car hire deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.

Van Hire in South America

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