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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Colombo and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 15 June 2024.

January

฿1,761

February

฿1,651

March

฿1,578

April

฿1,431

May

฿1,504

June

฿1,468

July

฿1,651

August

฿1,688

September

฿1,247

October

฿1,211

November

฿1,468

December

฿1,835

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Colombo 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Colombo

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Colombo to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 15 June 2024.

Small cars

฿904 - ฿1,862

All Car Types

฿904 - ฿2,872

To hire a small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of ฿1,421/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~฿904/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~฿1,862/day). In fact, August is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a small car saves you 26% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of ฿1,920/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~฿2,658/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿4,221/day). In fact, December is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a medium car is 0% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Colombo

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Colombo known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Colombo. Reviews were last updated on 15 June 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Colombo, including Hertz, GREEN MOTION and Sixt. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Colombo, including Hertz, GREEN MOTION and Sixt.

Hertz

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

10.0

GREEN MOTION

1 location

Sixt

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

2.9

Overall

1.9

Pick-up/drop-off

2.9

Value

2.9

SR RENT A CAR

22 locations

Casons Rent A Car

8 locations

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Kings Rental Corfu

2 locations

Europcar

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Colombo, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 15 June 2024.
  • What are petrol prices like in Colombo?

    The average price of petrol in Colombo is ฿51.02/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿2,296 and ฿3,316 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Booking your car hire early can save you up to 52%. Aim to book your car hire at least 70 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Colombo.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Colombo?

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Colombo for a month is certainly possible.

  • What car do most people hire in Colombo?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Colombo is Compact (Perodua Axia) based on our Cheapflights data.

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