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Panama City Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyNATIONAL
Price of gas per gallon$4.13
Average price per day$11
Cheapest price per day$5

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

January

$16

February

$18

March

$16

April

$19

May

$12

June

$11

July

$11

August

$11

September

$11

October

$14

November

$13

December

$19

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Panama City is June. 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 Panama City

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Small Cars

$7 - $20

All Car Types

$30 - $50

To rent a Small car in Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $11/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Panama City, Panama (~$7/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$20/day). In fact, September is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Small car saves you 72% 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 Medium car in Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $26/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Panama City, Panama (~$15/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$38/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Medium car saves you 29% 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 Panama City Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $45/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Panama City, Panama (~$31/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$58/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Large car is 18% 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 Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $33/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Panama City, Panama (~$23/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$50/day). In fact, February is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a SUV car saves you 14% 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 Panama City SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $59/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Panama City, Panama (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$79/day). In fact, February is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Van car is 37% 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 Panama City Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $40/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Panama City, Panama (~$31/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$64/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Pickup Truck car is 5% 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 Panama City, Panama, you would pay an average price of $49/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Panama City, Panama (~$33/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$75/day). In fact, October is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Panama City. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Panama City, renting a Luxury car is 24% 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 Panama City Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Top rental agencies in Panama City

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0.0
Horrible
35 reviews6 locations
8.3
Excellent
14 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.3
8.0
Excellent
15 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0
7.1
Good
7 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.7
6.0
Good
5 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.0
4.0
Okay
15 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

4.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

3.5
3.9
Mediocre
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.9

Comfort

3.9

Overall

3.9

Pick-up/drop-off

4.9

Value

3.9
3.5
Mediocre
10 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.5

Comfort

3.5

Overall

3.5

Pick-up/drop-off

3.5

Value

3.5

Best Panama City Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Panama City?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $11/day when booking a rental car in Panama City. The best deal a user found was for $5/day from National, booked on Sep. 18.

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

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Panama City from the following companies over the past two weeks: Deal Mobility Rent a Car ($5/day), National ($5/day), and Ace ($5/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (8.4 rating), Dollar (8.2 rating) and Ace (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Panama City.

What are gas prices like in Panama City?

The average gas price in Panama City is $4.13/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $49 and $71 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Panama City for a week from National?

National is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Panama City. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $34 per week.

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

Booking early can save you upwards 13% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 13 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Panama City.

Can I rent a car for a month in Panama City?

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

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

National currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 60% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Panama City. Typically, a monthly car rental in Panama City can be found for $146. You can find car rental deals to be on average $5 a day.

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

For a weekend car rental in Panama City, you can expect the average price to be around $23. Usually a Economy rental in Panama City is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Economy for October, it will cost approximately $17 per day.