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Car hires in Panama

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Panama City, Panama
12 mar. — 19 mar.
Panama City, Panama
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Car hire insight and trends in Panama

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Panama

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Panama?

Ace is the most affordable car hire agency in Panama, with prices found for as low as £9 per day in some areas of the country. Comparatively, the average price to rent a car in Panama is £26 per day.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Panama?

At the moment, the most popular car hire company in Panama is Ace. 11 users have given Ace an average review score of 5.1 out of 10 for their customer service and high-quality rental cars. In the past month, 33% of users selected Ace for their car hire while visiting Panama.

What car hire company in Panama has the most locations?

Hertz has more car hire locations within Panama than any other agency. With 15 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. Panama City is one of the most popular cities to visit in Panama, and you should have no trouble hiring a car from one of Hertz’s 6 locations around the city.

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

Travellers to Panama usually opt to hire a SUV as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 43% of our users rented a SUV for their trip to Panama at an average cost of £30 per day.

Best deals found for Panama car hires

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Panama
Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

£19/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Ford Ka
Hyundai i10
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£19/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Hyundai i10
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£19/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Kia Picanto
Hyundai i10
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£24/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Hyundai i10
Peugeot 2008
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

£27/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Peugeot 2008
Mitsubishi Lancer
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

£28/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Mitsubishi Lancer
BMW 3 Series
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

£29/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
BMW 3 Series
Volkswagen Polo
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£33/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Volkswagen Polo
Jeep Renegade
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers

£36/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Jeep Renegade

Panama car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Panama that's right for you

Small cars

£12 - £28

All Car Types

£18 - £38

The average price of a small car hire in Panama is £18. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Panama is in October. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just £12 per day. A small car rental is typically 27% less expensive than the average rental car in Panama. The average price of a car hire in Panama can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Panama small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Panama is £27. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Panama is in October. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just £16 per day. A medium car rental is typically 4% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama. The average price of a car hire in Panama can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Panama medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Panama is £41. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Panama is in January. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just £21 per day. A large car rental is typically 37% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama. The average price of a car hire in Panama can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Panama large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Panama is £33. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Panama is in May. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just £20 per day. A SUV rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car in Panama. The average price of a car hire in Panama can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Panama SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Ka
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

£19/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Ford Ka
Hyundai i10
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£19/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Hyundai i10
Hyundai Ioniq
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£24/day

2 apr. - 4 apr.
Hyundai Ioniq

Panama car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Panama

Hertz

15 locations

Dollar

14 locations

Thrifty

14 locations

Budget

12 locations

Firefly

12 locations

Alamo

11 locations

National

11 locations

Avis

8 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Panama

Nearby attractions:

Amador Causeway14.7 mi
Soberania National Park18.4 mi

Nearby attractions:

Soberania National Park177.9 mi
Amador Causeway186.7 mi

Nearby attractions:

Amador Causeway3.1 mi
Soberania National Park9.8 mi

Hire a car near one of these popular hotels in Panama

Below are the most popular hotels in Panama
Riu Plaza Panama

Riu Plaza Panama

Calle 50, Urb. Marbella, Panama City, Panama

0.3 mi from city centre

Crowne Plaza Panama Airport

Crowne Plaza Panama Airport

Ave. Domingo Diaz Tocumen 0816016660 PA, Tocumen, Panama

1.4 mi from city centre

Dreams Playa Bonita Panama

Dreams Playa Bonita Panama

Km 7, Road To Veracruz, Panama City, Panama

7.1 mi from city centre

Plaza Paitilla Inn

Plaza Paitilla Inn

Italy Avenue, Punta Paitilla, Panama City, Panama

1.0 mi from city centre

Megapolis Hotel Panama

Megapolis Hotel Panama

Ave. Balboa al Lado de Multicentro, 63, Panama City, Panama

0.7 mi from city centre

Hilton Panama

Hilton Panama

Balboa Ave. And Aquilino De La Guardia, Panama City, Panama

0.6 mi from city centre

JW Marriott Panama

JW Marriott Panama

Calle Punta Colon, Punta Pacifica, Panama City, Panama

1.4 mi from city centre

W Panama

W Panama

Calle Aquilino De La Guardia & Calle 50, Panama City, Panama

0.3 mi from city centre

The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

Km 6 Camino a Veracruz, Playa Bonita Village, Panama

0.1 mi from city centre

Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo - Panama City

Sofitel Legend Casco Viejo - Panama City

Calle Primera Oeste, Panama City, Panama

2.3 mi from city centre

Waldorf Astoria Panama

Waldorf Astoria Panama

47th St. & Uruguay Street, Panama City, Panama

0.5 mi from city centre

Hotel Principe

Hotel Principe

El Cangrejo, Via Argentina, Calle Jose Fabregas Frente al Power Club y Diagonal al Restaurante 7 Mares, Panama City, Panama

0.3 mi from city centre

Novotel Panama City

Novotel Panama City

Calle Jose I. Fabregas Y Thais De Pons Al Aldo De Casa De Panama 581, Panama City, Panama

0.5 mi from city centre

Riande Aeropuerto Hotel & Casino

Riande Aeropuerto Hotel & Casino

Vía Tocumen Tocumen 0819-09190 PA, Panama City, Panama

10.3 mi from city centre

Central Hotel Panama Casco Viejo

Central Hotel Panama Casco Viejo

Plaza de la Independencia, Calle 5a Este, Panama City, Panama

2.3 mi from city centre

Sheraton Bijao Beach Resort

Sheraton Bijao Beach Resort

Carretera Interamericana km 108, Río Hato, Panama

6.5 mi from city centre

Hotel Riu Playa Blanca

Hotel Riu Playa Blanca

Finca 43.668, Río Hato, Panama

2.7 mi from city centre

Ramada Plaza Panama Punta Pacifica

Ramada Plaza Panama Punta Pacifica

Via Israel y Calle 71, San Francisco, Panama City, Panama

1.3 mi from city centre


Car hire in Panama

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Panama so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

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

People drive on the right in Panama. If you are travelling to Panama from a country that drives on the opposite side of the road, then this may take some getting used to, especially if you intend to hire a car during your stay.

How good are the roads in Panama?

As of 2019, Panama ranked 45 out of 137 countries for road quality. Panama received a road quality score of 4.6, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in Panama?

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Panama while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 0.00 mg/l. However, some regions or cities within Panama might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. Panama has strict laws against individuals who drink-drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 18.

How much does petrol cost in Panama?

On average, you can expect to pay £0.78 per litre for petrol in Panama. Keep in mind that this is last week’s national average price and petrol prices may vary across the country. If you aren’t set on hiring a car in Panama, then consider Kuwait. Petrol prices there are some of the cheapest in the world at £0.27 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong is another great place to visit and rent a car, but keep in mind that petrol prices can be expensive at around £2.47 per litre.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Panama?

Prices for cars in Panama were last updated today.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Panama?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Panama?

Among different countries, including Panama, the minimum age for drivers varies. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the rental company you're considering before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Panama?

To rent a car in Panama, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Panama?

You should book a car hire in Panama using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Panama?

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car hire in Panama easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Panama with free cancellation?

Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car hire in Panama which offer free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Panama on momondo?

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for car hire in Panama.

Can I find a car hire in Panama which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

You can specifically filter for enhanced cleaning on car hire in Panama on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in Panama with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in Panama on momondo.


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