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Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum rental 48 hours
  • Minimum age 23 years old
  • P.D.W and gas is not included
  • Valid passport and driver’s license

Additional Drivers

Fee: US$ 5 per day per driver

Charge Cards

American Express, Avis charge card, Diners Club, MasterCard, VISA AVIS-honored travel vouchers must be presented in conjunction with a charge card.

Charge Card Hold

Minimum Charge for Card Hold: U.S. $1500 for all the Groups plus the total amount of the rent.

Drivers License

Valid driver’s license from country of residence is required. International driving license is not required.

One Way Rentals

Cars can be returned to other locations on request. No one way fee applies between Hotel Corobicí Office, Hotel Cariari Office, Airport and Main Office.
$75,00 charge for drop off between Liberia Office and the rest of offices.

One Way Rentals- Outside Country

Not available. Cars are not allowed outside of Costa Rica.

Prepayment

No cash rentals allowed. Travel voucher must equal the total estimated rental charges and must be accompanied by a charge card.

Rule of the Road

Drive on the right.

Surcharges

$ 1.49 per day GOVT VEH CIRC.

Tax

Not aplicable.

Fuel Service Charge

The car will be delivered with full tank of gas. AVIS offers the following refueling options:

Option 1:
At the time of rental
Get the full tank of gas at the same rate of local gas stations (Credit is not given at return of car with remaining gas).
It saves you time, saves you from unnecessary risks and there´s no need to look for gas stations to refuel before returning the vehicle.
Option 2:
At the time of return
If the vehicle is returned with less than a full tank, customer will pay a fuel charge as specified on the rental agreement (higher than at local gas stations)
Option 3:
Return with tank full
Return the car with the tank full and there will not be refueling service charge.

Airport Taxes

All the rental programmed to pick up at the San José Airport (SJO) must to pay 12% airport fee, and for Liberia International Airport (LIR) the tax applied is a 3%.