|Pick-up location||Punta Arenas|
Some Punta Arenas car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Punta Arenas.
Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Punta Arenas car rental.
Some car rental companies in Punta Arenas which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Avis and Hertz
On average a hire car in Punta Arenas costs C$ 90 per day.
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Punta Arenas. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.
The average gas price in Punta Arenas is C$ 5.65 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 68 and C$ 90, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Ford Escape or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Punta Arenas.
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A Intermediate car rental in Punta Arenas costs C$ 81 per day, on average.
In Punta Arenas, cars are most frequently rented at Europcar Presidente Carlos Ibanez Del (17 km from city centre ).
On average a rental car in Punta Arenas costs C$ 629 per week (C$ 90 per day).
On average a rental car in Punta Arenas costs C$ 2,695 per month (C$ 90 per day).
Punta Arenas is typified by smaller, narrower streets due to its small population. It is recommended that drivers stick to smaller vehicles such as sedans, compacts, small 4WD SUVs, and Jeeps if you plan on heading out into rural areas. Smaller cars will have a much easier time finding streetside parking spaces large enough for them in the city and they will have an easier time navigating the city streets and country roads.
Roads in the city typically have speed limits of 60 km/h (38 mph), but on occasion lower speed limits of 50 km/h (31 mph) are also seen. On rural roads and outside of built-up areas, the speed limit is usually set to 100 km/h (62 mph), while on major highways the speed limit goes up to 120 km/h (75 mph).
The average price for gas in Punta Arenas is CH$780 ($1.13) per liter, which is CH$2952 ($4.28) per gallon of gas.
Parking is fairly available in Punta Arenas and, for the most part, drivers can count on on-street parallel parking to meet most of their parking needs. There are not many parking garages in the city but there are some private parking lots, and most businesses will have their own private parking available for customers and clients.