We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in Colombia, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, Bogotá, Santiago de Cali, Medellín, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Santa Marta, Ibagué, Bello, Pasto, Manizales, Neiva. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
We can offer car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations or amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy and safe booking of rental cars online. Autoprio.com can offer rental cars in the most cities, train stations and communities as well as airports in Colombia.
Colombia (Republic of Colombia) has approximately 47,790,000 inhabitants and is located in South America. Total surface/area 1,138,910 km² / 439,736 mi². Colombia is the 27th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 27th largest regarding the surface in the world. The 2th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 4th largest regarding the surface in South America. The largest regions/states/counties are Capital Bogota, Antioquia, Valle del Cauca, Cundinamarca, Atlántico, Bolívar, Santander, Nariño, Córdoba, Tolima, Cauca, Boyacá, Norte de Santander, Magdalena, Huila, Caldas, Cesar, Risaralda, Meta, Sucre, La Guajira, Quindío, Chocó, Caquetá, Putumayo, Casanare, Arauca, Guaviare, San Andrésm Providencia and Santa Catalina, Amazonas, Vichada, Vaupés and Guainía from a total of 33. Alternative names are Colombié, Columbien, Republic of Colombia, República de Colombia. The capital is Bogotá where about 7,674,400 people live. The five highest mountains are Pico Simón Bolívar (5775 m / 18,947 ft), Nevado del Huila (5365 m / 17,602 ft), Nevado del Ruiz (5300 m / 17,388 ft), Nevado del Tolima (5200 m / 17,060 ft) and Nevado del Quindío (5150 m / 16,896 ft). +57 is the country code when you want to make a phone call to the country. Has neighboring countries such as Ecuador, Peru, Panama, Brazil, Venezuela. 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 Ecuador, Peru, Panama, Brazil, Venezuela. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Peso (COP). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. Bogotá (c. 7674400 pop), Santiago de Cali (c. 2392900 pop), Medellín (c. 2000000 pop), Barranquilla (c. 1380400 pop), Cartagena (c. 952000 pop) are the five largest cities. To buy and make purchases, the currency Peso (COP) is used. .co is the most common domain ending for websites in this country. We give tips and recommendations on activities, experiences, attractions and destinations which you can visit during your stay in Colombia. See the weather reports and find maps. Different languages that are used are e.g. Spanish.
Colombia activities & tourist attractions
Recuperadora JD, Ecopositiva, Ortopédicos Futuro, Juan Bautista, Bodega Komatsu Maquinaria, La Bodega, Deposito de Cerveza and Viñedo Ain Karim are examples of wine producers and vineyards. It is often possible to stay one night or more at the vineyard. Are you planning a wine tour and tasting in Colombia? Do you want to do something fun with the whole family? Water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can go to are for example Mundo Aventura, Cici Aguapark, Finca Museo el Bosque, Parque los Agataes, Termales, Piscina de Olas, Lagosol, Parque Las Malocas, Jardin Botanico, Salitre Mágico, Parque agroecologico Macanú, Water park Piscilago, Parque Jaime Duque and Multiparque. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo? Tropical houses, tropicarium, zoo, animal parks, aquarium and terrarium are Jardin Zoologico de Barranquilla, Departmental Zoological Gardens, Zoológico de Cali and Zoologico Matecaña.
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in Colombia
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in Colombia: Small SUV, Estate, Intermediate elite, Premium cars (Premium), Cargo van, Moped, Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Special cars (Special), Compact cars (Compact), Exotic cars (Exotic), Economy cars (Economy), 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Convertible, Compact elite, Intermediate, Luxury elite, 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Hybrid cars, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Standard cars (Standard), Luxury cars (Luxury), Mini elite, SUV / Jeep (SUV), Medium SUV, Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Electric cars, Fullsize elite, Economy elite, Mini cars (Mini), Minivan. 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 Capital Bogota, Antioquia, Valle del Cauca, Cundinamarca, Atlántico, Bolívar, Santander, Nariño, Córdoba, Tolima, Cauca, Boyacá, Norte de Santander, Magdalena, Huila, Caldas, Cesar, Risaralda, Meta, Sucre, La Guajira, Quindío, Chocó, Caquetá, Putumayo, Casanare, Arauca, Guaviare, San Andrésm Providencia and Santa Catalina, Amazonas, Vichada, Vaupés and Guainía 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 Colombia are e.g. Intermediate elite, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Fiat Novo Uno Way, Toyota Yaris, Toyota Yaris Sedan, Opel Corsa, Special cars, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Ford Escape, Toyota Land Cruiser, Toyota Rav4, Ford Expedition, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. Toyota Fortuner, Large truck-lorry, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Toyota Avensis, 9 seater minivan / Minibus, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. Volkswagen Amarok, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Nissan Almera, Kia Rio, Kia Carens, Mini elite, Convertible, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Opel Zafira, Chrysler Voyager, Peugeot 807, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Hyundai Sonata, Mazda BT50, Ford Fusion, Hybrid cars, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Chevrolet D-Max, Nissan Pickup, Luxury elite, Electric cars, Economy elite, Minivan, Medium SUV, Premium cars, Compact elite, 5 seater minivan, Fullsize elite, Exotic cars, Small SUV, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Kia Picanto, Chevrolet Sonic, Chevrolet Spark, Moped, Small-medium truck-lorry, Estate, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Isla del Guayabo, Isla Caño Bravo, Isla 1928, Isla de Zura, Isla Zapatilla, Isla Yuma, Isla La Yuca, Isla Yarumal, Isla Viudo, Isla Verde, Isla Venezuela, Isla Venecia, Isla Venado, Isla Vacazunga, Isla de Tumaco, Isla del Trueno, Isla Trapichote, Isla Tortuguilla, Isla Tintipán, Isla Tierra Bomba, Isla de Tíamaría, Isla del Tesoro, Isla Terrón de Azúcar, Isla Tequendama, Isla Tarena, Isla Tanqueya and Isla el Tangal 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 Colombia you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Bogotá, Santiago de Cali, Medellín, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Santa Marta, Ibagué, Bello, Pasto, Manizales, Neiva, 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 Colombia?
How do you find the cheapest rental car in Colombia? Book your car online, it is cheaper, easier and saves time. Book as early as possible, it becomes more expensive the closer you get to your trip. Book before you leave, especially if you are going to collect your car at an airport, such as Bogotá El Dorado International Airport, Cali Palmaseca Alfonso Bonilla Aragón Airport, Bogotá José María Córdova International Airport, Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport, Barranquilla Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport, Cartagena Crespo Rafael Núñez Airport, Cúcuta Camilo Daza International Airport, Bucaramanga Palonegro International Airport, Pereira Matecana Airport and Santa Marta Simón Bolívar International Airport. When you are searching with us you will find the best prices. When you are looking for a rental car in Colombia, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: Europcar, Autos Renta Facil, Mex, Andes, National, Global, Confort, Hertz, Enterprise, Alamo, Budget, Localiza, Royal Colombia, Loki, Universal, Sixt, Avis.
Destinations in Colombia
Compare car rental in regions such as: Car Rental Bogota D.C., Compare Car Rental Antioquia, Valle del Cauca, Cundinamarca, Atlántico, Bolívar, Santander, Nariño, Córdoba, Tolima, Cauca, Boyacá, Norte de Santander, Magdalena and Huila. Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in Colombia. Car rental in towns such as: Car Rental Bogotá, Rental Cars Santiago de Cali, Medellín, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Santa Marta, Ibagué, Bello, Pasto, Manizales, Neiva, Soledad, Villavicencio, Armenia, Soacha, Valledupar and Itagüí. All prices include free mileage, fees at the airport and necessary insurances, local taxes and fees etc in Colombia. Car rental in airports such as: Rental Cars Bogotá-El Dorado Airport, Car Rental Cali Airport, José María Córdova Airport, Medellin-Olaya Herrera Airport, Barranquilla Airport, Cartagena-Rafael Núñez Airport, Cúcuta-Camilo Daza Airport, Bucaramanga-Palonegro Airport, Pereira-Matecana Airport, Santa Marta-Simón Bolívar Airport, Manizales-La Nubia Airport, Neiva-Benito Salas Airport, Villavicencio-Vanguardia Airport, San Andrés Airport, Leticia Airport, Quibdó-El Caraño Airport, Puerto Asís Airport, Apartadó Airport, Cartago-Santa Ana Airport and Ibagué-Perales Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental & renting a car in Colombia
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Colombia?
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.
How can I find car rentals near me in in Colombia?
Do a search for the city, island or airport closest to you in Colombia. A search for country or e.g. island in Colombia lists the largest airports. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance in Colombia?
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.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Colombia?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars were found on Autoprio.com at Autos Renta Facil, Loki, Universal, Confort, Andes, Royal Colombia, Localiza and Mex.
Can I book without a credit card in Colombia?
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.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent in Colombia has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency.
Which costs are included in the rental price?
In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk in Colombia. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
What are the best rental car companies in Colombia?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Colombia are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in Colombia?
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.
Which optional extras are available in Colombia?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked online: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Colombia. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
How much do you charge for excess in Colombia?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in Colombia?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Colombia. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher.
What are the most popular car rental locations in Colombia?
Based on searches on autoprio.com, the most popular cities to rent a car in Colombia are Bogotá, Santiago de Cali, Medellín, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Santa Marta, Ibagué, Bello, Pasto, Manizales, Neiva and Soledad.
Car rental companies we compare in Colombia
To find the best price for a car, autoprio.com compares, among others, the following companies; Universal, Autos Renta Facil, Andes, Alamo, Avis, Europcar, National, Royal Colombia, Localiza, Budget, Enterprise, Confort, Hertz, Global, Mex, Loki and Sixt in Colombia.