Land at Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) and then head to Movida or Sixt, a quick commute away. You’ll be exploring the sights and sounds of Rio de Janeiro in your own set of wheels in next to no time.
Expedia makes travel easier for everyone, so yes, you can! Lock in your Rio de Janeiro rental vehicle with our Book Now Pay Later option and you won’t have to pay a thing until it’s time to pick up your wheels. While you’re signing for the keys, the car rental company will also put a hold on your credit card for the security deposit. Prefer to get your payment sorted out first thing? It’s easy to settle the bill at the time of reservation too. No matter where the road takes you, Expedia’s quality rental vehicles are the perfect way to explore!
Depending on the cancellation policy, you may qualify for a refund. Many bookings offer a full refund if you advise us six hours before collection. Need to know more? If you can’t find the answer in your itinerary, our Customer Service Portal is available 24/7.
Whatever meets your needs! Go for a mid-size or full-size if you’re travelling with the family, or level up to a premium for a top-of-the-range ride. Or, choose an economy model — the most popular rental in Rio de Janeiro. Affordable and with superb mileage, they’re a good match for singles, couples or anyone else who doesn’t require a whole lot of room. They’re particularly suited to city exploring. Slipping into narrow parking spots will be a walk in the park!
With our member discounts, exclusive offers and extensive range of rental companies, finding the best wheels at the perfect price is a breeze with Expedia. Compare vehicles from as many as suppliers in Rio de Janeiro. Plus, when you combine your rental car with your hotel and flights, you’ll make even bigger savings with our convenient package deals.
Check ratings and reviews, choose your preferred ride and compare prices from top suppliers. Expedia makes it easy to get the best deal on your rental wheels. Combine your Rio de Janeiro car rental with hotel or flight bookings and cruise off with even more in your wallet.
Rental vehicle rules in Rio de Janeiro require drivers to be 18 and above. Are you a young driver? Some surcharges and restrictions could apply. Many rental companies impose what is known as a young driver surcharge, which is an additional fee to the cost of the rental car. Restrictions often apply to the types of cars available to young motorists as well. Age limits may vary between outlets, so check before booking.
While rules can differ between rental car outlets in Rio de Janeiro, the basics are a valid driver’s license and a credit card. You don’t need to take out auto insurance with your rental provider. However, proof of alternative coverage may be necessary.
Whether you’re basing yourself in Rio de Janeiro or heading off on a trip around Brazil, you’ll be driving on the right side. While this is obviously the same as at home, there will be some differences in traffic regulations.
With car rental prices starting from as low as and a day in Rio de Janeiro within the past seven days, you’ll be cruising off with your own incredible deal in no time.
You can rent a vehicle for a month or even longer in Rio de Janeiro, so don’t hestitate to extend your hard-earned holiday! Just enter your trip dates into our long-term car rental deals page and secure your ideal ride.
If you’re a young driver looking to rent a car in Rio de Janeiro, we recommend reading the terms and conditions of the various rental companies you’re interested in. Some may rent to drivers under the age of 25 some may not. Surcharges may apply if you’re between 21 and 24 years old. To avoid any unpleasant surprises at the rental desk, make sure you know what those charges are if they apply to you.