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Ecuador Car Hire

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Car hire companies in Ecuador

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
Avis
10 locations
Quito £50/day
Guayaquil £28/day
Europcar
6 locations
Quito £39/day
Guayaquil £27/day

Most popular car hire types

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

Best value

Guayaquil

£32/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Cuenca

£41/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Quito

£41/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Quito

£60/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Guayaquil

£63/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Quito

£53/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Guayaquil

£58/day

Hiring a car in Ecuador

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Ecuador?

Enterprise tends to have the cheapest cars for hire in Ecuador. Users can often find prices for as low as £25/day when booking through Enterprise. You are more likely to find car rental deals through Enterprise for less than the average national price of £46/day. These prices may be different depending on the type of car you hire and the city you hire it in.

What car hire company in Ecuador has the most locations?

Avis has more car hire locations within Ecuador than any other agency. With 10 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centres either at your destination airport or within the city. Consider visiting Quito, the most popular city in Ecuador. Avis has a large presence here with over 2 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city centre.

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

Drivers in Ecuador, including drivers visiting from foreign countries, are required to travel on the right. Keep in mind that driving on the opposite side can lead to both a traffic violation and serious accidents.

How good are the roads in Ecuador?

Ecuador has a road quality score of 5.2 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Ecuador at 25 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Ecuador that the road quality will vary.

What is the drink driving limit in Ecuador?

1.43 mg/l is the maximum Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have to legally drive a car in Ecuador. Both residents and visitors of Ecuador can face legal penalties for having a BAC higher than this amount. Be aware that 18 is the legal drinking age in Ecuador, and there are strict laws that prohibit drivers under this age from drink driving.

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

24% of momondo users preferred to hire a SUV when visiting Ecuador, making it the most popular type of car to rent in the country. Although car hire prices in Ecuador will vary by city and supplier, you can expect to pay an average of £58 per day for a SUV.


Car hire in other cities in Ecuador

Need more destination ideas for your trip to Ecuador? Find a car hire in these popular cities across the country

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