Cancún

Cheap Car Hire in Cancún

Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
13 Jul — 20 Jul
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Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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Cancún Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyAMERICACARRENTAL
Price of gas per litre£0.98
Average price per day£33
Cheapest price per day£20

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cancún?

January

£23

February

£20

March

£19

April

£27

May

£16

June

£15

July

£29

August

£27

September

£16

October

£14

November

£19

December

£41

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cancún is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Top hire agencies in Cancún

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4.5
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164 reviews5 locations
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Cleanliness

5.2

Comfort

4.9

Overall

4.4

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4.4

Value

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3.8
Mediocre
126 reviews5 locations
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Cleanliness

4.4

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.8

Pick-up/drop-off

3.8

Value

4.2
3.3
Mediocre
102 reviews11 locations
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Cleanliness

4.8

Comfort

4.5

Overall

3.3

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3.9

Value

3.2
3.3
Mediocre
41 reviews7 locations
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Cleanliness

5.0

Comfort

4.4

Overall

3.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.4

Value

3.5
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36 reviews8 locations
4.4
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27 reviews5 locations
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Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

5.5

Overall

4.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

4.2
4.3
Okay
26 reviews11 locations
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Cleanliness

5.3

Comfort

5.6

Overall

4.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.3

Value

4.3
3.3
Mediocre
10 reviews9 locations
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Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

5.3

Overall

3.3

Pick-up/drop-off

3.3

Value

3.7

Best Cancún Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Cancun?

Car hire in Cancun is a relatively simple process if you have a few mandatory documents ready for your transaction. When you reach your car hire location in Cancun, ensure you have a valid driver’s licence; it doesn’t need to be an international driver’s licence in Cancun if you are British. The minimum age for car hire in Cancun is 21 while the maximum is 75. Make sure you take your passport for the transaction as well as a valid credit card with sufficient funds. Cheap car hire in Cancun will require insurance. You can arrange this with your car hire company.

What are the rules for driving in Cancun?

Hired cars in Cancun will give you a world of freedom to explore the cities, beaches, nature and archaeological ruins at your doorstep. You will be seeing the speed limit in kilometres, so make sure you understand the conversion to avoid fines. On the motorways, the speed limit is usually 100 km/h (62 mph), and in urban areas, it is around 60 km/h (37 mph). Luckily in Cancun, signs are well marked and often in English, too. Cancun car hire rules will prohibit you from drinking and driving. It is illegal to drive with a blood alcohol reading higher than 0.04%, and you can actually have your insurance validity removed if you are involved in an accident while under the influence. Wear your seatbelt if you are driving or a passenger, and ensure all children under 12 remain in the back seat at all times. Ensure with your cheap car hire in Cancun you never speak on your phone while driving, or you could get an instant fine. It is always best to consult the local motor vehicle authorities to see if any road rules have changed.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Cancun?

Cancun is a great city to explore with car hire. With such diverse terrain, your urban and rural trips will allow you to dictate what Cancun car hire you choose. For the most part, the roads in the cities and towns are quite well maintained. Apart from the potholes that occur during the rainy season, you should be fine with an economy passenger car that will save you fuel. 4x4 hire in Cancun is a great idea if you are planning to explore off the beaten track and venture into the nature adventure parks or the ruins areas. If you are planning a more leisurely, beach-focused trip, a convertible to cruise the coastal roads along the turquoise seaside would be a fantastic bonus for your Cancun holiday.

Where are some of the best places to park in Cancun?

While Cancun is a scenic city, it is not without its share of crime. Car break-ins are one of the most prevalent criminal activities, and it is recommended that you avoid parking on the streets. Where you can, park in a car park or at your hotel. There are many free car parks in Cancun, such as Playa Tortugas Cancun, but in downtown, you will have plenty of options that charge reasonable prices for short stays or full days. If you visit restaurants or clubs, many of them will validate parking for you.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Cancún?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £27/day when booking a car hire in Cancún. The absolute best deal a user found was for £16/day from U-Save, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Cancún?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Cancún from the following companies over the past two weeks: Europcar (£14/day), America Car Rental (£17/day), and Adocar Rental (£17/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (5.0 rating), Mas By Mex (4.8 rating) and Sixt (4.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Cancún.

What are gas prices like in Cancún?

The average price of petrol in Cancún is £0.98/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £44 and £63 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cancún for a week from America Car Rental?

America Car Rental is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Cancún. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about £163 per week.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Cancún for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 6% on a hire car in Cancún. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cancún?

Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Cancún however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Cancún for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Cancún can be found for about £698, with the average price for a rental being around £23 a day. Book with U-Save, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 75% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Cancún.

How much is a car hire in Cancún for a weekend?

It costs £40 for a weekend car hire in Cancún, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Cancún in August, prices are £35 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Cancún?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Hyundai Accent) in Cancún, making it the most popular option.

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