Playa del Carmen

Cheap Car Rentals in Playa del Carmen from $5

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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Playa del Carmen car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Playa del Carmen. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Most popular company

AMERICACARRENTAL

Price of gas per gallon

$5.56

Average price per day

$24

Cheapest price per day

$5

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Playa del Carmen?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Playa del Carmen and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

January

$20

February

$17

March

$20

April

$17

May

$11

June

$9

July

$20

August

$23

September

$14

October

$15

November

$15

December

$41

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Playa del Carmen is June. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Playa del Carmen

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Playa del Carmen to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Small cars

$14 - $66

All Car Types

$30 - $88

To rent a small car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $25/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$14/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$66/day). In fact, September is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a small car saves you 44% 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 Playa del Carmen small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $29/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$15/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$79/day). In fact, November is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a medium car saves you 32% 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 Playa del Carmen medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $94/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$135/day). In fact, September is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a large car is 54% 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 Playa del Carmen large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $58/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$45/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$92/day). In fact, November is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a SUV 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 Playa del Carmen SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $138/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a van in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$231/day). In fact, September is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a van is 69% 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 Playa del Carmen van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, you would pay an average price of $200/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (~$122/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$316/day). In fact, September is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Playa del Carmen. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Playa del Carmen, renting a luxury car is 78% 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.

Ford Focus$5/day
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Toyota Yaris$5/day
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Nissan Versa Note$10/day
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Top rental agencies in Playa del Carmen

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Playa del Carmen known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Playa del Carmen. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Playa del Carmen, including Budget, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Budget

3.8
Poor
33 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.7

Comfort

4.5

Overall

3.8

Pick-up/drop-off

3.8

Value

4.1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.6

Avis

6.6
Okay
5 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

7.3

MEXRENTACAR

4.0
Mediocre
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.3

Comfort

4.3

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

3.6

Value

4.3

Payless

3.6
Poor
7 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

3.2

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.6

Pick-up/drop-off

3.6

Value

3.6

Europcar

3.5
Poor
22 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.1

Comfort

4.7

Overall

3.6

Pick-up/drop-off

3.9

Value

3.7

National

3.5
Poor
7 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.1

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

3.9

Hertz

3.1
Poor
25 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.1

Comfort

3.7

Overall

3.1

Pick-up/drop-off

3.2

Value

3.0

Best Playa del Carmen car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Playa del Carmen. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Playa del Carmen with an average daily rate of $10. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on rentals cars in Playa del Carmen. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Chrysler 200$5/day
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Suzuki SX4$5/day
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Toyota Yaris$5/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Playa del Carmen, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Playa del Carmen?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $24/day when booking a rental car in Playa del Carmen. The best deal a user found was for $10/day from Ace, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Playa del Carmen?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Playa del Carmen from the following companies over the past two weeks: Ace ($5/day), Economy Rent a Car ($5/day), and Infinity Car Rental ($5/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Playa del Carmen?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (7.1 rating), Payless (6.0 rating) and NU Car (5.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Playa del Carmen.

  • What are gas prices like in Playa del Carmen?

    The average gas price in Playa del Carmen is $5.56/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $66 and $96 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Playa del Carmen for a week from America Car Rental?

    America Car Rental is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Playa del Carmen. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $70 per week.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Playa del Carmen for the best price?

    Booking your car rental early can save you up to 70% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Playa del Carmen.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Playa del Carmen?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Playa del Carmen. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Playa del Carmen for a month?

    We’ve recently found that Ace offers you prices that are 50% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Playa del Carmen for a month is $300. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

  • How much is a car rental in Playa del Carmen for a weekend?

    $53 is typically the average cost for a rental car for the weekend in Playa del Carmen, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when traveling to Playa del Carmen, then opt for a Standard rental vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of May, you can expect to find car rental prices on Cheapflights for as low as $37/day.

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Small car rentals in Playa del Carmen

Find small car rental deals in Playa del Carmen from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Playa del Carmen cost an average of $14 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Hyundai i10$7/day
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Hyundai i10$7/day
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Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10$7/day
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