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Book Avis car rentals in San José

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Avis car rental prices in San José

Economy car
Economy
M
Compact car
Compact
M
Intermediate car
Intermediate
M
Standard car
Standard
M
Full-size car
Full-size
M
Luxury car
Luxury
M
Minivan car
Minivan
M
Passenger van car
Passenger van
M
Commercial car
Commercial
M
Pickup Truck car
Pickup Truck
M

Reviews for Avis in San José

Pros

" and friendly."(in 779 reviews)
" and very helpful."(in 779 reviews)
" drop off easy."(in 779 reviews)

Cons

" like cigarette smoke!"(in 116 reviews)
"Clerk said no ."(in 1799 reviews)
" was the worst."(in 163 reviews)
Overall Rating4.6 MediocreBased on 6 reviews
Cleanliness
5.3
Comfort
5.3
Overall
4.6
Pick-up/Drop-off
4.3
Value for money
4.3

Recent reviews

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6.4
Cons:AVIS added a mandatory fee for insurance that was equally high as the advertised rental price. It doesn't make much sense to advertise a price for a rental if it's not possible to rent the vehicle for that price or anything close to it.Reviewed Feb 3 2019
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Where can I find Avis car rentals in San José?

Address

Hotel Crowne Plaza Corobici

Hours

Monday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Tuesday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Thursday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Friday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Saturday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Sunday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00

Phone

+506 2296 0167

Address

Intercontinental Hotel

Hours

Monday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Tuesday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Friday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Saturday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Sunday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00

Phone

+506 2208 2243

Address

400 Metros Oeste Del Curce

Hours

Monday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Tuesday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Thursday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Friday13:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Saturday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 12:0013:00 - 17:00

Phone

+506 2202 8380

Address

San Jose Sabana Norte

Hours

Monday08:00 - 12:0014:00 - 17:00
Tuesday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Wednesday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Thursday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Friday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Saturday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Sunday08:00 - 12:0014:00 - 17:00

Phone

+506 2509 5950

Good to know

Most popular location

San Jose Sabana Norte

Most popular car type

Economy

Top tips for renting a car from Avis in San José

  • One of the reasons that so many travelers choose to book Avis car rentals in San José is because the company offers a wide selection of available vehicles. If you plan to explore the diverse landscapes of Costa Rica, such as rainforests, mountains, and beaches, renting an SUV provides the versatility and capability to handle a variety of road conditions. If you're traveling with a group or family, a minivan offers more space for passengers and luggage, making it a comfortable choice for longer journeys.
  • The Avis Preferred loyalty program provides numerous advantages and privileges when you book Avis car rentals in San José. Members can access a dedicated service counter, which reduces waiting times and ensures priority service. This is particularly valuable during peak travel periods. Avis Preferred members also earn points for each eligible rental, which can be later redeemed for complimentary rental days. The more frequently you choose Avis for your rentals, the more points you accumulate.
  • When you book Avis car rentals in San José, you must familiarize yourself with their cancellation policy. In the event of a cancellation, a refund will be processed and credited to the same card used for the prepayment within approximately seven business days. Please note that a processing fee applies if you cancel a prepaid reservation before the scheduled rental date. In the case of an early return of the vehicle, no refund will be provided for the unused portion of the payment.
  • For those who select to book Avis car rentals in San José, it's worth noting that Avis offers a range of optional add-ons to enhance your rental experience. These extras include GPS navigation devices to assist with navigation in unfamiliar areas, child car seats designed for various age groups to ensure the safety and comfort of young passengers, and different fuel service options, such as prepaying for a full tank or returning the vehicle without refueling.
  • Economy rental cars from Avis in San José are around 87% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from Avis in San José

  • Where can I pick up my Avis car rental in San José?

    Travelers coming to San José have several options for places to pick up an Avis rental. If you are arriving on an airline flight, your most convenient option will San José Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). If you are already in San José, a better option to pick up your rental is to go to one of the three locations in the city, including the one at the Intercontinental Hotel west of the center of the town, the location at San Jose Sabana Norte, or east of the center of the city at 400 Metros Oeste Del Curce.

  • What are some reasons to choose Avis car rental in San José?

    Avis staff members in San Jose are familiar with the area and can provide helpful information and recommendations for your trip. Avis often offers flexible rental terms that can suit practically any trip need. Avis in San Jose is known for its customer service and can assist you with any questions or concerns you may have during your rental. Avis offers environmentally-friendly vehicle options, such as hybrids or electric cars, for those looking to reduce their carbon footprint.

  • Where should I go to park my car rental in San José?

    San José has on-street parking available throughout the city. Metered parking is standard, and rates vary but are typically around ₡500 to ₡600 (approximately $0.94 to $1.88) per hour. Be sure to check posted signs for specific hours of operation and pricing. San José has several parking garages and lots in the downtown area. Parking garage rates can range from ₡1,000 to ₡1,500 ($12.89 to $2.83) per hour, with daily maximum rates typically around ₡6,000 to ₡8,000 ($11.31 to $15.08.)

  • What is the most popular rental car from Avis in San José?

    Economy (Kia Rio or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from Avis in San José.

  • How many car rental locations does Avis have in San José?

    Avis has 4 rental locations in San José. Take a look at our Avis rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does Avis have a car rental location at the airport: Juan Santamaria Intl airport (SJO)?

    No (According to our data)

  • Does Avis offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Juan Santamaria Intl airport (SJO)?

    Yes