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Cheap Car Rentals in Mexico

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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Mexico?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Mexico

Price

$2 - $12

Out of all the popular cities in Mexico, Cancún is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $2/day. Renting a car in Cancún is 83% cheaper than renting one in Mexico City where the per day rate is around $12. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Mexico to get a rental car in are: Tuxtla Gutiérrez ($3/day), San José del Cabo ($3/day), and Monterrey ($4/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Cancún should expect to spend around $2/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Mexico is Cancún.

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

January

$23

February

$25

March

$23

April

$33

May

$20

June

$16

July

$25

August

$23

September

$15

October

$13

November

$19

December

$37

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Mexico is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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 Mexico

Small is the cheapest car type you can rent in Mexico this past week from 1,943 rental locations out of 45 rental agencies. Prices for a Mexico Small rental start from $5/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

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Small Cars

$10 - $26

All Car Types

$49 - $81

To rent a Small car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $18/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Mexico (~$10/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$26/day). In fact, September is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Small car saves you 71% 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 Mexico Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $27/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Mexico (~$15/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$46/day). In fact, September is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Medium car saves you 59% 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 Mexico Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $64/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Mexico (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$87/day). In fact, November is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Large car saves you 2% 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 Mexico Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $59/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Mexico (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$72/day). In fact, October is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a SUV car saves you 8% 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 Mexico SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $93/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Mexico (~$73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$140/day). In fact, October is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Van car is 31% 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 Mexico Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $75/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Mexico (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$168/day). In fact, February is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Pickup Truck car is 15% 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 Luxury car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $106/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Mexico (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$149/day). In fact, November is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, 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.

To rent a Convertible car in Mexico, you would pay an average price of $78/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Mexico (~$45/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$122/day). In fact, July is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Mexico. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mexico, renting a Convertible 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.

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Best Mexico Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Routes Car & Truck Rentals (6.0 rating), Enterprise (5.8 rating) and Avis (5.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Mexico.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Mexico?

The most popular rental car company in Mexico is Europcar. With prices on ECONOMY starting at $7/day about 192% more people book with Europcar than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Mexico?

When visiting Mexico, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in San José del Cabo where rental cars typically will cost around $34/day (23% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Mexico was found in Cancún for just $15/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Mexico?

Cars travel on the right side of the road in Mexico.

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