Easy, effortless and safe car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations and amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. We have an easy and safe booking of rental cars online. At autoprio.com you can search for cars at and in the most popular cities, train stations, ferry terminals and airports in Chile.
We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in Chile, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, Santiago, Puente Alto, Antofagasta, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Talcahuano, San Bernardo, Temuco, Iquique, Concepción. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
Chile (Republic of Chile) is a country with approximately 16,746,000 inhabitants and is located in South America. Total surface/area 756,950 km² / 292,260 mi². It is the 6th largest country on South America when it comes to inhabitants and the 7th largest regarding its surface. The capital is Santiago which has 4,837,300 inhabitants. It consists of sixteen regions/states/counties and the largest are Santiago Metropolitan, Biobío, Maule, Araucanía, O’Higgins, Los Lagos, Coquimbo, Antofagasta, Los Ríos, Atacama, Tarapacá, Arica y Parinacota, Magallanes and Chilean Antarctica, Aysén, Valparaíso and Ñuble. Chile is the 59th largest country on when it comes to inhabitants and the 39th largest regarding the surface. Other names for this country is Republic of Chile, República de Chile. Spanish are official languages spoken and written in the country. The five highest mountains are Ojos del Salado (6891 m / 22,608 ft), Cerro Tupungato (6570 m / 21,555 ft), Cerro Solo (6190 m / 20,308 ft), Cerro Aucanquilcha (6176 m / 20,262 ft) and Cerro Juncal (6110 m / 20,046 ft). Peru, Bolivia, Argentina are neighboring countries. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Peru, Bolivia, Argentina. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Peso (CLP). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. The five largest communities are Santiago (c. 4837300 pop), Puente Alto (c. 510400 pop), Antofagasta (c. 309800 pop), Viña del Mar (c. 294600 pop), Valparaíso (c. 282400 pop). Sites on internet often have the domain ending .cl. The official currency is Peso (CLP) and is used to pay your purchases with. +56 is the country code when you want to make a phone call to the country. Weather and maps of cities, the country etc. in Chile. Get suggestions on experiences, attractions, museums and destinations that could be worth a visit during your trip to the country.
Tourist attractions och activities in Chile
Cueva de los cóndores, Municipal swimming pool Coinco, Parque Nieve Farellones, Parque Entretenciones, Juegos Arvi, Terrazas, AquaBuin, Canopy, Water park Aviva, Vertigo Park, Juegos Diana, Water park, Water park Curunina, Centro Recreativo el Oasis, Buin Park, Mampato and Fantasilandia are water parks, amusement parks, or theme parks. Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Looking at exotic animals? Zoológico Nacional, Criadero de Avestruces, Granja Educativa Don Alfredo, Granjaventura, Parque Safari de Rancagua, Buin Zoo, Granja, Selva Viva and Zoológico de Quilpué are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium in Chile. Often you can visit without booking before, but some wineries require you to book in advance. Vineyards and wine producers in Chile are for example Winery Laura Hartwig, Zuccardi, Viña TresMontes, Bodega Fapes, Monteviejo, Gimenez Riili, Terraustral Dominicia, Ofournier, Appon, Los Parrales, Finca Abril, Diamandes, del Yaucha, Chakana Ayni and Masi Tupungato. Taste the local wine in Chile?
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Chile
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Chile: Exotic cars (Exotic), Estate, Mini elite, 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Mini cars (Mini), Economy cars (Economy), Standard cars (Standard), Luxury elite, Compact elite, Economy elite, Convertible, Intermediate elite, Special cars (Special), Minivan, SUV / Jeep (SUV), Medium SUV, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Cargo van, Premium cars (Premium), Moped, Electric cars, 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Small SUV, Hybrid cars, Compact cars (Compact), Fullsize elite, Intermediate, Luxury cars (Luxury), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Fullsize cars (Fullsize). Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as Santiago Metropolitan, Biobío, Maule, Araucanía, O’Higgins, Los Lagos, Coquimbo, Antofagasta, Los Ríos, Atacama, Tarapacá, Arica y Parinacota, Magallanes and Chilean Antarctica, Aysén, Valparaíso and Ñuble etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.
Cars you can rent in Chile are e.g. Large truck-lorry, Fullsize elite, Luxury elite, Hybrid cars, etc. Exotic cars: e.g. BMW Z4 Convertible, Small SUV, Electric cars, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Toyota Avensis, Chevrolet Cobalt, Nissan Terrano Pickup, Chevrolet Cruze, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Chevrolet Spark, Kia Picanto, Chevrolet Sonic, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Peugeot 2008, Renault Clio, Peugeot 208, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Opel Zafira, Dodge Caravan, Chrysler Voyager, Peugeot 807, Compact elite, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Ford Expedition, Hyundai Santa Fe, Audi Q5, Ford Escape, etc. Minivan: e.g. Hyundai H1, Suzuki APV, etc. Premium cars: e.g. BMW 5 Series, Lexus IS 250, Small-medium truck-lorry, Convertible, Intermediate elite, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata, Renault Laguna, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. BMW 4 Series Convertible, BMW 3 Series, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. BMW 7 Series, BMW X6, etc. Estate: e.g. Subaru Outback, Toyota Corolla Estate, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Nissan Versa, Hyundai Ioniq, BMW 1 Series, Kia Soul, Economy elite, Moped, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Hyundai H1, Renault Trafic, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Mitsubishi L200 Pickup, Mitsubishi L200, Chevrolet D-Max, Medium SUV, Special cars, 5 seater minivan, Mini elite, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Isla Chiloé, Isla Tierra del Fuego, Easter Island, Isla Wellington, Isla Jorge Burgos Ramirez, Islote Blanco, Isla Nueva, Isla Zola, Islote Zero, Isla Zepeda, Isla Zelada, Isla Zeineb, Islote Zealous, Isla Zealous, Isla Zabala, Isla Zapata, Isla Zañartu, Islote Yunque, Isla Young, Isla Yerbas Buenas, Isla Yencouma, Isla Yellow, Isla Yates, Isla Yáñez, Isla Yalac, Islote Yal, Isla Yagan, Isla Yack, Isla Wren, Isla Wood, Isla Wollaston, Isla Waegen, Islote Wingate, Islote Wilson, Isla Wilson, Isla Wilma, Isla Williams, Williams Island, Isla Williams, Wigwam Island, Isla Wickham, Isla Whittlebury, Isla White Horse, Whidbey Island, Wet Island, Isla Westminster Hall and Isla Westhoff etc, the range is smaller.
Traffic and parking regulations
Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in Chile you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Santiago, Puente Alto, Antofagasta, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Talcahuano, San Bernardo, Temuco, Iquique, Concepción, prepare yourself for a lot of traffic, especially in rush hour and that it is sometimes difficult to find parking. Try to memorize the most common parking and traffic regulations before you leave to ensure that your car trip is safe, and to avoid trouble with the police.
What to consider when looking for rental cars in Chile?
If you already have decided to rent a car in Chile before you leave and want to part as little as possible, you ought to book a car before you leave. First of all, you should try booking your car online. It is often the cheapest, easiest way to look for and compare, and it saves you time. If your car is supposed to be collected at an airport such as Santiago Nuevo Pudahuel Arturo Merino Benítez Airport, Antofagasta Cerro Moreno Andrés Sabella Gálvez Airport, La Araucanía Temuco International Airport, Iquique Diego Aracena Los Cóndores Airport, Talcahuano Carriel Sur Concepción Airport, Rancagua de la Independencia Airport, Chacalluta Arica Airport and El Tepual Puerto Montt International Airport, you should book before you leave. One search shows many options. When you are looking for a rental car in Chile, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: Sixt, Enterprise, Chilecar, Europcar, OClock, Dollar, National, United Chile, Alamo, Advantage, Budget, Ecarent, Ocarrol, Econorent, Rosselot, Avis, Hertz, Keddy By Europcar, Thrifty, Localiza, Chilean, InterRent, Koyer.
Destinations in Chile
Compare car rental in regions such as: Cheap Car Hire Santiago Metropolitan, Biobío, Valparaíso, Maule, Araucanía, O'Higgins, Los Lagos, Coquimbo, Antofagasta, Ñuble, Los Ríos, Atacama, Tarapacá, Arica y Parinacota and Magallanes and Chilean Antarctica. Car rental in towns such as: Rent a Car Santiago, Puente Alto, Antofagasta, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Talcahuano, San Bernardo, Temuco, Iquique, Concepción, Rancagua, La Pintana, Talca, Arica, Coquimbo, Port Montt, La Serena, Chillán, Calama and Osorno. Car rental in airports such as: Car Rental Santiago Airport, Antofagasta Airport, La Araucanía Airport, Iquique Airport, Talcahuano Carriel Sur Airport, Rancagua Airport, Chacalluta Arica Airport, El Tepual Airport, La Florida Airport, El Loa-Calama Airport, Pichoy Airport, Chamonate Airport, Punta Arenas Airport, San Rafael Airport, Teniente Vidal Airfield, Vallenar Airport, Gamboa Airport, El Mirador Airport, Temuco Maquehue Airport and Balmaceda Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental in Chile
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Chile?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in Chile?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.
Can I book without a credit card in Chile?
Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Where can I purchase car rental insurancein Chile?
We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Car rental companies we compare in Chile
OClock, InterRent, Chilean, Budget, Econorent, Thrifty, Enterprise, United Chile, Alamo, Keddy By Europcar, National, Ecarent, Advantage, Sixt, Localiza, Hertz, Dollar, Koyer, Chilecar, Rosselot, Avis, Europcar and Ocarrol are the companies that autoprio.com compares in Chile.