Cheap Car Hire in Brazil

Sao Paulo
2 Jun — 9 Jun
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Sao Paulo
Thu 2/6
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Brazil?

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Brazil


£9 - £13

Out of all the popular cities in Brazil, Florianopolis is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just £9/day. Renting a car in Florianopolis is 31% cheaper than renting one in Fortaleza where the per day rate is around £13. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Brazil to get a rental car in are: Natal (£10/day), Goiânia (£10/day), and Rio de Janeiro (£10/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Rio de Janeiro should expect to spend around £10/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Brazil is Rio de Janeiro.

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Brazil?

When looking for car hire in Brazil, keep in mind the documents you may have to provide. Applying to hire a car can be daunting, especially in a foreign city which is why its always best to do research on what places might ask for it. In Brazil, you will need to be of legal driving age which will be 18 years old and you will have to have your driving licence for a minimum of 1-2 years before you can apply for car hire. You don't need an International Drivers Permit in Brazil, you may use the driving licence issued to you from your home country for up to six months after which you will be required to apply for a Brazilian driving licence. You will also need to bring your passport and all relevant visas when applying for a hire car, you will need car insurance as well as health insurance for your intended stay in the country, many of the car hire offices will provide such services when using them.

What are the rules for driving in Brazil?

In Brazil, all cars must drive on the right side of the road. When driving your hire car, all passengers need to wear seatbelts while on the road and there may only be as many passengers in the car as there are seat belts. Brazil has a zero tolerance policy on drinking and driving so if you are planning on going out to party, it is advisable to take a taxi there and back. If you are driving a motorbike in the country, you will need to wear a helmet at all times and so do any passengers that are accompanying you on the motorcycle.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Brazil?

When choosing what car you would like to book from a car hire office, you should always weigh out the reason for why you have come to visit Brazil. If you would like to drive around and explore Brazil, you will need to have a stronger car with off road capabilities. If you are only planning to hire a car for the city, you will find the best car hire options will be smaller cars that can help you squeeze through the traffic in Brazil and allow you to park in the harder to reach parking spaces in the city. When looking for a car to hire, you will have to judge what type of car you need because this will all depend on what you have planned in Brazil.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Brazil?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (8.8 rating), Localiza (8.4 rating) and Alamo (7.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Brazil.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Brazil?

With an average price of £19/day, Alamo is the most popular car hire provider in Brazil, booking 20% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Brazil?

When visiting Brazil, it is typically cheapest to hire your car in Florianopolis where rental cars typically will cost around £11/day (44% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest car hire price in Brazil was found in Florianopolis for just £9/day.

What side of the road do you drive on in Brazil?

Cars travel on the right side of the road in Brazil.

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