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 Car Hire Peru  with Rhino Car Hire

Navigate the diverse landscapes and rich historical tapestry of Peru with Rhino Car Hire as your trusted travel companion. Whether you’re venturing through the bustling streets of Lima, exploring the sacred ruins of Machu Picchu, or traversing the vast dunes of the Nazca Desert, our reliable car hire service gives you the freedom to explore Peru’s stunning attractions at your own pace. With an easy booking process, a variety of vehicles to choose from, and competitive rates, Rhino Car Hire ensures that your Peruvian adventure is both exciting and memorable. Start your journey today and discover the ancient wonders and natural beauty of Peru. 

Advantages of Booking Car Hire with Rhino Car Hire in Peru

  • Diverse Vehicle Options: Choose from economical compact cars for city trips, rugged SUVs for Andean adventures, or comfortable sedans for long-distance travel.
  • Competitive Rates: Enjoy some of the best car hire rates in Peru with transparent pricing.
  • Convenient Pickup Locations: Easily pick up your vehicle at key locations including Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM) in Lima, Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ) in Cusco, and others.
  • 24/7 Customer Support: Our dedicated team is always ready to assist you with your car hire needs.

Why Booking Early is Beneficial

Maximize Your Travel Experience by Booking Early Booking your car hire in advance in Peru is essential to securing the best rates and ensuring the availability of your preferred vehicle, especially during peak travel periods such as the dry season from May to September. Early booking allows for a more relaxed and well-planned travel itinerary.

Contact and FAQs

For more information or to book your car hire in Peru, please refer to our FAQ section or contact Rhino Car Hire directly:

  • Email: info@rhinocarhire.com
  • Phone: +44(0)345 508 9845
  • Social Media: Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or X for the latest updates and travel tips.

Driving in Peru:

  • Documentation: You'll need both your home country's valid driving license and an International Driving Permit (IDP). Some rental agencies may require the IDP. 
  • Drive on the Right: Peru follows right-hand driving.
  • Road Conditions: While main roads and highways (like the Pan-American Highway) are in good condition, secondary and mountain roads can be challenging, especially during the rainy season.
  • Fuel: Gas stations are widely available in urban areas and along main highways. However, in remote areas, they can be sparse.

Airports in Peru:

  1. Jorge Chávez International Airport: Located in Lima, it's the primary international gateway to Peru.
  2. Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport: Located in Cusco, it's the main airport for visitors heading to Machu Picchu.
  3. Rodríguez Ballón International Airport: Located in Arequipa.
  4. Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport: Located in Trujillo.
  5. FAP Captain Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport: Located in Piura.
  6. Francisco Carle Airport: Located in Jauja, serving the central Andes region.

Main Places to Visit:

  • Machu Picchu: The iconic Inca citadel located near Cusco. 
    Cusco: The historic heart of the Inca Empire with beautiful colonial architecture and numerous archaeological sites.
    The Sacred Valley: A region near Cusco filled with traditional villages and Inca ruins.
    Lima: The capital city, with its historic center, modern districts, and coastal views.
    Arequipa: Known as the "White City" due to its buildings made from white volcanic stone. Nearby is the Colca Canyon.
    Lake Titicaca: Located in Puno, it's the world's highest navigable lake, with floating Uros islands.
    Nazca Lines: Mysterious geoglyphs carved into the desert, best viewed from a light aircraft.
    Iquitos & Amazon Rainforest: Access the Peruvian Amazon from Iquitos. It's a unique ecological destination.Paracas National Reserve & Ballestas Islands: Coastal region with unique biodiversity.

Remember, driving in Peru, especially in the Andean region, can be challenging due to the terrain, altitude, and weather conditions. It's essential to be well-prepared, drive carefully, and take your time to enjoy the diverse landscapes and rich cultural experiences Peru has to offer. Safe travels!


Cheapest car hire in Peru

Renault Kwid

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 42.17 EUR/day
Renault Kwid

7 Days rental at 295.19 EUR from 21/07/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Agya

2 Adults, 2 Doors

From 46.95 EUR/day
Toyota Agya

7 Days rental at 328.70 EUR from 21/07/2024

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 51.73 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 362.13 EUR from 21/07/2024

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.53 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 290.75 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 51.17 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 358.23 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 55.16 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 386.18 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 29.01 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 203.09 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 30.77 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 215.41 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Chevrolet Aveo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 37.21 EUR/day
Chevrolet Aveo

7 Days rental at 260.51 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Etios

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 54.60 EUR/day
Toyota Etios

7 Days rental at 382.20 EUR from 21/07/2024

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 91.76 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 642.38 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 102.87 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 720.11 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Peru

  • Check for Comprehensive Insurance: Ensure you understand the coverage provided and consider additional insurance for peace of mind.
  • Be Prepared for Altitude: Some areas, particularly around Cusco and the Andes, are at high altitudes. Consider acclimatization periods.
  • Use Reliable Navigation: GPS can be invaluable, especially in remote areas or when exploring extensive archaeological sites.
  • Understand Fuel Availability: In remote regions, fuel stations may be sparse. Plan your refueling points ahead of time.
  • Explore Cultural and Natural Attractions: Utilize your rental car to explore Peru's rich cultural heritage and natural beauty, including attractions like Machu Picchu, the Nazca Lines, and the Amazon Rainforest. Plan your routes to discover the best of Peru's landscapes and historical sites.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Peru

  • Lima Airport 
  • Lima: Known for its colonial architecture, vibrant culinary scene, and museums.
  • Arequipa: Surrounded by dramatic volcanoes and featuring distinctive white stone architecture. 
  • Cuzco : The gateway to Machu Picchu, filled with rich history and nearby Inca trails.

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Peru

  •  

    R

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    50kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    90kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    100kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    PEN  4.65/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    PEN

    Currency

  •  

    YES

    Tolls

  •  

    23

    Min Rental Age

    18

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

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    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Compare car rental agents in Peru

Rental Agent
Locations
Rating (/10)
Customer Reviews
Mini (€/day)
Compact (€/day)
Intermediate (€/day)
Standard (€/day)
 Alamo
3
9.1/10
6
€ 55.16
€ 123.23
 Sixt
5
8.1/10
28
€ 51.17
€ 91.76

Car rental agent statistics in Peru

  • Highest Rated Agent Icon
    9.1/10
    Highest rated agent:
    ALAMO
  • Lowest Rated Agent Icon
    8.1/10
    Lowest rated agent:
    SIXT
  • Total Number of Reviews Icon
    34
    Total number of reviews in
    Peru
  • Most Locations Icon
    4
    Most Locations in Peru:
    SIXT
  • Average Wait Time Icon
    17
    Average wait time
    (Min.)
  • Total Rental Companies Icon
    7
    Total rental companies
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Peru

ItemPercent
January€ 49
February€ 53
March€ 47
April€ 50
May€ 46
June€ 54
July€ 56
August€ 50
September€ 47
October€ 48
November€ 47
December€ 48
ItemPercent
January€ 35
February€ 35
March€ 33
April€ 35
May€ 34
June€ 36
July€ 40
August€ 35
September€ 33
October€ 33
November€ 33
December€ 34
ItemPercent
January€ 111
February€ 105
March€ 77
April€ 79
May€ 80
June€ 82
July€ 80
August€ 116
September€ 104
October€ 99
November€ 104
December€ 101
ItemPercent
January€ 26
February€ 25
March€ 26
April€ 21
May€ 23
June€ 25
July€ 34
August€ 26
September€ 22
October€ 22
November€ 22
December€ 30
ItemPercent
January
February
March
April€ 78
May
June
July€ 104
August
September
October
November
December
ItemPercent
January
February
March
April
May
June
July€ 68
August
September
October
November
December
ItemPercent
ItemPercent
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

Fuel prices in Peru

DieselUnleaded
Jul , 2023

€ 1.05

€ 1.12

Aug , 2023

€ 1.03

€ 1.11

Sep , 2023

€ 0.98

€ 1.46

Oct , 2023

€ 1.03

€ 1.46

Nov , 2023

€ 1.05

€ 1.29

Dec , 2023

€ 1.00

€ 1.29

Jan , 2024

€ 0.95

€ 1.24

Feb , 2024

€ 0.93

€ 1.18

Mar , 2024

€ 1.01

€ 1.21

Apr , 2024

€ 1.00

€ 1.24

May , 2024

€ 1.09

€ 1.24

Jun , 2024

€ 0.93

€ 1.17

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Jun , 2024 0.93 1.17
May , 2024 1.09 1.24
Apr , 2024 1.00 1.24
Mar , 2024 1.01 1.21
Feb , 2024 0.93 1.18
Jan , 2024 0.95 1.24
Dec , 2023 1.00 1.29
Nov , 2023 1.05 1.29
Oct , 2023 1.03 1.46
Sep , 2023 0.98 1.46
Aug , 2023 1.03 1.11
Jul , 2023 1.05 1.12

Car rental price statistics in Peru

  • Average Price Icon
    € 203.07
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • Highest Daily Price Icon
    € 188.50
    Highest daily price:
    Toyota Hilux
  • Total Vehicles Icon
    58
    Total cars available
     
  • Most Popular Car Model Icon
    14
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Yaris
  • Locations with Most Cars Icon
    28
    Location with most cars:
    Lima - Jorge Chavez Intl. Airport
  • Cheapest Daily Price Icon
    € 29.0 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    ALAMO - Lima - Jorge Chavez Intl. Airport
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Booking Process for Rhino Car Hire in Peru

  1. Online Reservation: Select your preferred vehicle type and rental period through our website.
  2. Get a Quote: Customize your rental with options such as additional drivers or GPS navigation.
  3. Confirm Your Booking: Provide your details, make the payment, and receive instant booking confirmation.
  4. Pick-Up: Collect your vehicle at designated Rhino Car Hire locations across Peru, including major airports.
  5. Enjoy Your Trip: Explore Peru’s incredible landscapes and rich historical sites.
  6. Return the Vehicle: Drop off the car at the specified location, adhering to the rental terms.

 

"Rhino Car Hire in Peru – Your Key to Unlocking the Land of the Incas"

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Other Car Hire Locations in Peru

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Lima
€21.8
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €21.8 /day
Compact 4 4 3 from €28.4 /day
Economy 5 4 2 from €24.3/day
Cuzco
€32.5
 
 
Compact 5 5 3 from €32.5 /day
Van / minivan 4 4 0 from €135.8 /day
Suv 5 5 4 from €48.7/day
Arequipa
€28.4
 
 
Compact 4 4 3 from €28.4 /day
Compact 4 4 3 from €28.4 /day
Van / minivan 4 4 0 from €135.8/day