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Cheap Car Rentals in Colombo

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Colombo Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companySRRENTACAR
Price of gas per gallon$5.30
Average price per day$41
Cheapest price per day$25

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Colombo?

January

$53

February

$64

March

$64

April

$50

May

$47

June

$46

July

$48

August

$44

September

$33

October

$32

November

$30

December

$49

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Colombo is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is February. 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.

Popular Car Types in Colombo

There are currently 43 rental locations operating in Colombo spread across 11 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Colombo is Small at $19 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Colombo

Small Cars

$25 - $41

All Car Types

$81 - $140

To rent a Small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $33/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$25/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$41/day). In fact, October is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a Small car saves you 69% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $68/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$53/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$86/day). In fact, September is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a Medium car saves you 34% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $136/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$95/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$203/day). In fact, October is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a Large car is 25% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $124/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$93/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$173/day). In fact, November is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a SUV car is 17% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $82/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$105/day). In fact, September is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a Van car saves you 21% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of $201/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~$167/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$260/day). In fact, May is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Colombo, renting a Luxury car is 49% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Top rental agencies in Colombo

All major car rental suppliers in Colombo

SR RENT A CAR

22 locations

Casons Rent A Car

8 locations

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Kings Rental Corfu

2 locations

Sixt

2 locations

Dollar

1 location

Europcar

1 location

Hertz

1 location

Best Colombo Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Colombo?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $41/day when booking a rental car in Colombo. The best deal a user found was for $25/day from Hertz, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Colombo?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Colombo from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($19/day), SR RENT A CAR ($49/day), and Sri Lanka Rent a Car ($55/day).

What are gas prices like in Colombo?

The average gas price in Colombo is $5.30/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $63 and $91 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Colombo for a week from SR RENT A CAR ?

Renting a car in Colombo for a week can be a great option for travel. SR RENT A CAR , the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $332/week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards 8% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 57 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Colombo.

Can I rent a car for a month in Colombo?

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

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Colombo can be found for about $1,422, with the average price for a rental being around $47 a day. Book with Hertz, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 71% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Colombo.

How much is a car rental in Colombo for a weekend?

$231 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Colombo, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Colombo, then opt for a Compact rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of March, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $50/day.

What car do most people rent in Colombo?

The most popular car to rent while in Colombo is the Perodua Axia, which is a Compact vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Colombo

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