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Aruba Car Rental Mini Guide

Seventy square miles of Aruba is waiting to be explored and the best way to travel through the scenery, reminiscent of Westerns, is to hire a car in Aruba.

Some of the worlds leading car rental agents have offices in Aruba, agents such as Avis, Sixt and Budget all operate here providing a famliar service for those renting a car in Aruba for the first time. But don't discount the local car hire agents like Smart Rent who offer an excellent service at very competitive prices.

In fact, Smart Rent consistently rate among our highest ranked car hire companies in Aruba.

Getting to Aruba? Reina Beatrix International Airport is the island’s main airport and receives flights from North and South America as well as from Europe. The majority of European scheduled flights route through Amsterdam and from London Heathrow Airport and Manchester. The airport is very close to the capital Oranjestad and there are many ways to access the resorts of the island from the airport.

Cheapest car hire in Aruba

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 86.92 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 608.50 EUR from 12/12/2022

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 86.92 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 608.50 EUR from 12/12/2022

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 95.74 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 670.19 EUR from 12/12/2022

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.32 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 401.25 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.32 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 401.25 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 57.32 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 401.25 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Lancer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 61.73 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Lancer

7 Days rental at 432.12 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Lancer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 61.73 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Lancer

7 Days rental at 432.12 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Lancer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 61.73 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Lancer

7 Days rental at 432.12 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 129.91 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 909.39 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 133.16 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 932.13 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Lancer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 140.23 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Lancer

7 Days rental at 981.66 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 52.91 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 370.39 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 52.91 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 370.39 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 52.91 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 370.39 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 127.31 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 891.21 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai i10

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 130.50 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 913.50 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Duster

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 74.96 EUR/day
Renault Duster

7 Days rental at 524.72 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Duster

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 74.96 EUR/day
Renault Duster

7 Days rental at 524.72 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Duster

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 74.96 EUR/day
Renault Duster

7 Days rental at 524.72 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Duster

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 248.64 EUR/day
Renault Duster

7 Days rental at 1740.52 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Renault Duster

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 254.86 EUR/day
Renault Duster

7 Days rental at 1784.03 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Aruba

  • The official currency is the Arubian Florin, however $USD is generally accepted so keep some handy
  • Expect to pay around $40 to fill a compact class rental car with petrol
  • Drive on the right in Aruba, the steering wheel will be on the left-hand side of the rental car
  • There are currently no fixed speed cameras in Aruba, however police do operate mobile speed traps
  • We work with at least 5 car rental companies in Aruba, Budget are currently rated among the best

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Aruba

  •  

    R

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    30kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    60kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    80kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    AWG  3.25/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    AWG/USD $

    Currency

  •  

    NO

    Tolls

  •  

    21

    Min Rental Age

    18

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

  •  

    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Car rental agent statistics in Aruba

  • 9.0/10
    Highest rated agent:
    SMART RENT A CAR
  • 9.0/10
    Lowest rated agent:
    SMART RENT A CAR
  • 24
    Total number of reviews in
    Aruba
  • 4
    Most Locations in Aruba:
    ALAMO
  • 30
    Average wait time
    (Min.)
  • 8
    Total rental companies
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Aruba

ItemPercent
January€ 74
February€ 60
March€ 54
April€ 55
May€ 55
June€ 59
July€ 58
August€ 59
September€ 58
October€ 62
November€ 58
December€ 78
ItemPercent
January€ 66
February€ 49
March€ 47
April€ 47
May€ 47
June€ 51
July€ 52
August€ 51
September€ 49
October€ 58
November€ 53
December€ 73
ItemPercent
January€ 93
February
March
April€ 100
May€ 109
June
July€ 134
August€ 106
September€ 105
October€ 103
November€ 140
December
ItemPercent
January€ 120
February€ 84
March€ 96
April€ 101
May€ 97
June€ 109
July€ 84
August€ 85
September€ 85
October€ 101
November€ 97
December€ 88
ItemPercent
January€ 63
February€ 44
March€ 42
April€ 43
May€ 40
June€ 46
July€ 47
August€ 44
September€ 44
October€ 55
November€ 47
December€ 79
ItemPercent
January€ 119
February€ 110
March€ 126
April€ 124
May€ 132
June€ 126
July€ 128
August€ 129
September€ 140
October€ 144
November€ 164
December€ 223
ItemPercent
January€ 120
February€ 84
March€ 96
April€ 101
May€ 97
June€ 109
July€ 82
August€ 83
September€ 83
October€ 100
November€ 97
December€ 88
ItemPercent
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

Fuel prices in Aruba

DieselUnleaded
Dec , 2021

€ 0.99

€ 1.17

Jan , 2022

€ 0.96

€ 1.14

Feb , 2022

€ 1.06

€ 1.22

Mar , 2022

€ 1.15

€ 1.32

Apr , 2022

€ 1.41

€ 1.50

May , 2022

€ 1.54

€ 1.54

Jun , 2022

€ 1.50

€ 1.50

Jul , 2022

€ 1.55

€ 1.72

Aug , 2022

€ 1.69

€ 1.82

Sep , 2022

€ 1.55

€ 1.64

Oct , 2022

€ 1.50

€ 1.49

Nov , 2022

€ 1.57

€ 1.48

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Nov , 2022 1.57 1.48
Oct , 2022 1.50 1.49
Sep , 2022 1.55 1.64
Aug , 2022 1.69 1.82
Jul , 2022 1.55 1.72
Jun , 2022 1.50 1.50
May , 2022 1.54 1.54
Apr , 2022 1.41 1.50
Mar , 2022 1.15 1.32
Feb , 2022 1.06 1.22
Jan , 2022 0.96 1.14
Dec , 2021 0.99 1.17

Car rental price statistics in Aruba

  • € 370.37
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 254.86
    Highest daily price:
    Renault Duster
  • 25
    Total cars available
     
  • 5
    Most popular model:
    Ford Fusion
  • 10
    Location with most cars:
    Oranjestad - Queen Beatrix Intl. Airport
  • € 52.9 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    ALAMO - Palm Beach - Riu Palace

FAQs about car hire in Aruba

How much does it cost to hire a car in Aruba?

Car hire in Aruba starts from just €52.90 per day for a (economy) class car from Alamo. The average price to hire a car in Aruba is just €93.40 per day, whilst the most expensive hire car in Aruba is a Renault Duster car for a (intermediate) class from Alamo costing €254.90 per day.

How do I get a free additional driver when hiring a car in Aruba?

We often have special offers on car hire in Aruba including free additional drivers, for example, is offering free additional driver and express check-in at for €0.00 per day.

Why is car hire so cheap in Aruba?

Car hire prices in Aruba are kept low thanks to the 2 car hire companies across the country. With over 4 car hire locations and 255 car hire options available, competition keeps prices low in Aruba.

Who is the best car hire company in Aruba?

Based on over reviews from recent car hire customers, the best car hire agency in Aruba Is who score on average /10 across all locations in Aruba.

What is the most popular car hire location in Aruba?

The most popular locations to hire a car in Aruba is Oranjestad - Queen Beatrix Intl. Airport with 2 car hire companies and 10 cars to choose from.

How much does fuel cost in Aruba?

Current fuel prices in Aruba are €1.483/ltr for petrol and €1.57/ltr for diesel as of 7 November 2022, it’ll cost on average €59 to fill an average compact class car with petrol and €63 for diesel.

What are the speed limits in Aruba?

Speed limits in Aruba are in km/h and are generally 40 km/h on urban roads, 60 km/h on rural roads and 80 km/h on the motorways but you should always follow local signage.

What is the cheapest car hire company in Aruba?

Alamo is the cheapest car hire company in Aruba offering a (economy) class car such as the Hyundai i10 for as little as €370.30 per week.

What is the most popular hire car in Aruba?

The most popular car hire category in Aruba is the Ford Fusion available from 2 car hire companies in over 4 locations.

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