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Panama car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Panama. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

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Panama car rental prices in popular cities

Discover the price range for hiring a car in popular cities across Panama, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 98 pickup locations in Panama to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 19 June 2024.


$18 - $75

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Panama 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 19 June 2024.

























Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Panama is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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 Panama

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Panama to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 19 June 2024.

Small cars

$13 - $25

All Car Types

$13 - $182

To hire a small car in Panama, you would pay an average price of $9/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Panama (~$13/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$25/day). In fact, June is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Panama. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Panama, hiring a small car saves you 61% 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.

Top rental agencies in Panama

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Panama known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Panama. Reviews were last updated on 19 June 2024.


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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Panama, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 19 June 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Panama?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (8.2 rating), Dollar (7.0 rating) and National (6.1 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Panama.

  • What is the most popular car hire provider in Panama?

    The most popular car hire company at Panama is Thrifty. With prices on INTERMEDIATE starting at $75/day about 41% more people book with Thrifty than other companies in the country.

  • What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Panama?

    At $14/day, the cheapest car rental price in Panama was found in Panama City. On average, Panama City has the cheapest daily rental car price ($18/day), which is 61% below average price for cities in Panama.

  • What side of the road do you drive on in Panama?

    Cars travel on the right side of the road in Panama.

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