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Cheap Car Rentals in Guatemala City

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Guatemala City Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyDOLLAR
Price of gas per gallon$4.43
Average price per day$29
Cheapest price per day$14

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Guatemala City?

January

$28

February

$24

March

$32

April

$37

May

$30

June

$35

July

$33

August

$28

September

$22

October

$20

November

$27

December

$36

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Guatemala City is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Guatemala City

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Small Cars

$13 - $40

All Car Types

$48 - $79

To rent a Small car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $22/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$13/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$40/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Small car saves you 63% 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 Guatemala City Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $42/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$59/day). In fact, November is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Medium car saves you 28% 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.

To rent a Large car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $75/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$98/day). In fact, December is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Large car is 22% 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.

To rent a SUV car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $60/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$77/day). In fact, October is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a SUV car is 2% 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 Guatemala City SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $64/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$99/day). In fact, February is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Van car is 10% 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 Guatemala City Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $53/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$68/day). In fact, February is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 11% 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 Guatemala City Pickup Truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Guatemala City, Guatemala, you would pay an average price of $96/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Guatemala City, Guatemala (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$115/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Guatemala City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Guatemala City, renting a Luxury car is 40% 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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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Guatemala City?

Renters need to be at least 21 to be granted car rentals in Guatemala City. There’s a young driver's daily surcharge applied for drivers between 21 and 24 for car rentals in Guatemala City. You’ll need a valid driver’s license and a credit card in your name to get Guatemala City car rentals. Foreign drivers can use their foreign license to drive Guatemala City car rentals for up to 60 days. If their license isn’t in the Latin alphabet, an international driving license would be needed for car rentals in Guatemala City.

What are the rules for driving in Guatemala City?

Here are a few road rules to remember when driving rental cars in Guatemala City. Stick to the right side of the road when driving cheap car rentals in Guatemala City. The driver and front passenger must buckle up, and there are no specific laws for child safety. However, most car rental locations in Guatemala City have safety and booster seats for rent. Don’t drink and drive rental cars in Guatemala City with a BAC of 0.08% or higher. The speed limit is 30 mph for urban centers, 50 mph for rural roads, and 70 mph for highways. Nonetheless, it would be prudent to check with the traffic department for any new laws before getting cheap car rentals in Guatemala City.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Guatemala City?

The streets of Guatemala City are fairly large, but usually jam-packed with a lot of people. A compact car rental would be great for driving in downtown, or if you’ll be sticking to the business districts. If you’ll be frequenting rural roads or attractions outside the city, consider getting a rugged 4WD. Minivans and passenger van rentals would be great for groups visiting Guatemala City, and an SUV is ideal for families visiting La Aurora Zoo.

What are the best places to park in Guatemala City?

Parking is easy to come by in Guatemala City. In downtown, there are attended parking garages, metered street parking, and open lots where a ticket is required. Most parking fees are inexpensive, and you can also access free parking, mostly from shopping malls, attractions, and hotels in Guatemala City.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Guatemala City?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $29/day when booking a rental car in Guatemala City. The best deal a user found was for $14/day from Dollar, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Guatemala City?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Guatemala City from the following companies over the past two weeks: Ace ($11/day), Alamo ($19/day), and Hertz ($30/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Guatemala City?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (8.0 rating), Alamo (7.7 rating) and Hertz (6.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Guatemala City.

What are gas prices like in Guatemala City?

The average gas price in Guatemala City is $4.43/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $53 and $76 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Guatemala City for a week from Dollar?

Dollar is one of the top picks in Guatemala City. They can have you in a rental car for about $75 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Guatemala City it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 8%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 26 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 Guatemala City?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Dollar offers you prices that are 64% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Guatemala City for a month is $322. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

How much is a car rental in Guatemala City for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Guatemala City are typically $43 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Economy to save money on your trip to $43. Our users have found prices for Economy car rentals in October to be on average $44 per day.