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Car Hire : Santos Dumont Airport Helpful Information

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro with a convenient car hire from Santos Dumont Airport with Rhinocarhire. Located centrally, Santos Dumont Airport is the perfect starting point to explore the marvels of Rio, from the iconic Christ the Redeemer and the sun-kissed beaches of Copacabana to the rich cultural tapestry of the city's diverse neighborhoods. Rhinocarhire offers a seamless car rental experience, providing you with a wide selection of vehicles to suit your individual needs, whether you're navigating the bustling city streets or planning scenic drives along the picturesque coastline. With our commitment to quality service, competitive pricing, and a hassle-free booking process, your Rio adventure starts the moment you land, setting the stage for a memorable journey through the heart of Brazil.

Driving to and From Santos Dumont Airport: Location: Santos Dumont Airport is located on Guanabara Bay in downtown Rio de Janeiro, making it one of the most centrally located airports in the city.

Road Access: The airport is accessible by road via several routes depending on your starting point in Rio de Janeiro. Major roads that provide access to the airport include Avenida Beira-Mar, Avenida Rodrigues Alves, and Avenida Presidente Vargas. These roads are well-maintained and provide direct access to the airport.

Traffic: Rio de Janeiro is a large and bustling city with its share of traffic congestion, especially during peak hours. Traffic can be busy on the roads leading to the airport, particularly during rush hours and on weekdays. Plan your journey accordingly to allow for potential delays.

Safety: While driving in Rio de Janeiro, it's important to exercise caution and be aware of local safety considerations. Ensure your vehicle is locked when parked, avoid leaving valuables in plain sight, and follow standard safety practices, such as keeping your windows up in heavy traffic.

Nearest Cities:

Santos Dumont Airport primarily serves domestic flights within Brazil and some regional flights. The airport's location in downtown Rio de Janeiro means that you're already in one of Brazil's largest and most vibrant cities when you arrive. However, if you're looking to explore other nearby cities or regions, you have several options:

Niterói: Niterói is a neighboring city located just across Guanabara Bay from Rio de Janeiro. It's easily accessible via the Rio-Niterói Bridge. Niterói offers scenic views of Rio de Janeiro and has its own attractions, including beaches and museums.

Petrópolis: Located about 70 kilometers (approximately 43 miles) northeast of Rio de Janeiro, Petrópolis is a historic city known for its architecture and cultural heritage. It's a popular destination for day trips from Rio de Janeiro.

Teresópolis: Teresópolis is situated approximately 90 kilometers (about 56 miles) north of Rio de Janeiro. It's known for its natural beauty, including waterfalls and the Serra dos Órgãos National Park.
 
Driving to and from Santos Dumont Airport is a convenient option for getting to and from central Rio de Janeiro and exploring nearby areas. 

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Current Rental Rates in Santos Dumont Airport

Renault Kwid

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 27.60 EUR/day
Renault Kwid

7 Days rental at 193.20 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat Uno

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 27.79 EUR/day
Fiat Uno

7 Days rental at 194.56 EUR from 22/04/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Chevrolet Onix

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 27.97 EUR/day
Chevrolet Onix

7 Days rental at 195.83 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Key Highlights for Car Hire at Santos Dumont Airport: Making the Most of Your Journey.

  • Rio's Wonders at Your Doorstep: Start your journey at Santos Dumont Airport and drive directly into the heart of Rio de Janeiro, accessing its famous beaches and landmarks with ease.
  • Scenic Drives Along the Coast: Utilize your hire car to explore the breathtaking coastline, including drives to Copacabana and Ipanema beaches.
  • Cultural Exploration: Navigate through Rio's vibrant streets to discover cultural gems like the Museum of Tomorrow and the historic Santa Teresa neighborhood.
  • Mountainous Escapes: Take advantage of your vehicle to visit the stunning viewpoints of Corcovado and Sugarloaf Mountain, offering panoramic views of the city.
  • Gateway to Greater Rio: Use Santos Dumont Airport as a starting point for broader adventures, driving to nearby attractions like the Tijuca National Park or the charming town of Petrópolis.

 

Santos Dumont Airport - Popular Destinations

Best car rental companies in Santos Dumont Airport

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No.1: LOCALIZA,
based on 178 reviews
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29 min (average wait time)
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No.2: HERTZ DOMESTIC,
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No.3: ALAMO,
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Santos Dumont Airport car hire information

  • 9.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    LOCALIZA
  • € 193.20
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 27.60
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 15
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 3
    Most popular model:
    Fiat Cronos
  • 39
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day in Santos Dumont Airport

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