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Most popular cities to hire a car in Chile

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
£26 - £70 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN CHILE La Serena 34% cheaper Car hire in La Serena is usually the cheapest in Chile at £26 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN CHILE Balmaceda 78% more expensive Balmaceda usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Chile, with rentals averaging £70 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN CHILE Santiago 76% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Santiago than any other region in Chile.

Car hire companies in Chile

Below is a list of every nation-wide car hire agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Europcar
40 locations
Santiago £27/day
Calama £77/day
Econorent
30 locations
Santiago £30/day
Copiapó £42/day
Puerto Montt £22/day
Calama £40/day
Avis
24 locations
Santiago £43/day
Puerto Montt £42/day
Budget
19 locations
Santiago £41/day
Puerto Montt £39/day

Most popular car hire types

Below are the most popular car hire types in Chile and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

La Serena

£27/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Arica

£52/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Calama

£29/day
Small

No. 3 most popular

Puerto Montt

£33/day
Small

No. 4 most popular

Punta Arenas

£42/day
Small

No. 5 most popular

Santiago

£31/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Santiago

£41/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

La Serena

£59/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Calama

£42/day
Medium

No. 3 most popular

Punta Arenas

£50/day
Medium

No. 4 most popular

Arica

£64/day
Medium

No. 5 most popular

Puerto Montt

£42/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Calama

£39/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

La Serena

£42/day
SUV

No. 2 most popular

Arica

£75/day
SUV

No. 3 most popular

Puerto Montt

£48/day
SUV

No. 4 most popular

Punta Arenas

£59/day
SUV

No. 5 most popular

Santiago

£55/day
Large
Large

Best value

Puerto Montt

£43/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Arica

£89/day
Large

No. 2 most popular

Punta Arenas

£60/day
Large

No. 3 most popular

Calama

£52/day
Large

No. 4 most popular

Antofagasta

£54/day
Large

No. 5 most popular

Santiago

£84/day
Pick-up truck
Pick-up truck

Best value

Calama

£48/day
Pick-up truck

No. 1 most popular

Punta Arenas

£60/day
Pick-up truck

No. 2 most popular

Arica

£97/day

Hiring a car in Chile

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Chile

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Chile?

The cheapest rental cars in Chile are generally found through INTERRENT . When booking with INTERRENT , you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as £17/day, depending on the city you intend to visit. In comparison, the average price to hire a car in Chile is £40/day.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Chile?

The most popular car hire company in Chile is Econorent. This agency currently has 1 review, with an average customer satisfaction score of 10.0 out of 10. 25% of momondo users recently selected Econorent as their rental car company of choice for their travels in Chile.

What car hire company in Chile has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most car hire locations across Chile. The company has 53 locations, many of which can be found in airports and city centres. Consider visiting Santiago, the most popular city in Chile. Sunnycars has a large presence here with over 8 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city centre.

What side of the road do people in Chile drive on?

Whether you hire or own a car in Chile, you are required by law to drive on the right. Keep in mind that if you do not feel comfortable driving on this side of the road, you can always call a taxi or opt for a ride share.

How good are the roads in Chile?

Chile has a road quality score of 4.9 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Chile at 35 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Chile that the road quality will vary.

What is the drink driving limit in Chile?

1.43 mg/l is the legal BAC limit in Chile. Any higher and you will be considered driving under the influence and may receive monetary fines, licence restrictions, and other penalties. Keep in mind that you must also be at least 18 years of age to consume alcoholic beverages, and it is not recommended to operate a motor vehicle under the influence.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Chile?

A SUV is the most popular type of car hire for those travelling to Chile. According to our data, 26% of our users preferred a SUV over any other car type. This may be due to the activities they have planned and what the weather conditions are like in their destination city. When renting a SUV in Chile, you can expect to pay £30 per day on average.

How much does petrol cost in Chile?

As of last week, the average price of petrol in Chile was £0.77 per litre. According to our data, Chile has neither the most expensive nor the cheapest petrol prices in the world. Kuwait currently has the least expensive at £0.26 per litre, while Hong Kong has the most expensive at £1.70 per litre. Keep in mind that petrol prices change regularly and may be different during your travel dates.


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