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San Jose Car Rentals

Take Your Vacation for a Ride

Once you land at Juan Santamaria International (SJO), you'll have a mind for adventure and an exciting itinerary ready to go. But before you start your adventure, you have to find a way to leave the airport. Yes, you could hop into a cab. Or you could depend on buses to make your way around after you are settled into your hotel. Plus, sometimes traveling through the downtown district is a job for your walking shoes. Since Juan Santamaria International is one of the busiest airports in the world, you may find it tricky to grab a seat on the bus.

Renting a car gives you more independence during your trip.Thanks to a rental car, explore San Jose when you want. Wave goodbye to figuring out the public transit route and howdy to the wonderful feeling of the open road.

Cruising Around San Jose

Expedia has a selection of cars to fit your travel needs seeking a cheap car rental after you land at Juan Santamaria International. Browse our inventory for a compact car to make parking easy, or get behind the wheel of an SUV that has space for anything you purchase on your travels in the back - our stock features vehicles for large groups and solo drivers alike. When you book San Jose rental cars right here at Expedia, your options include:

  • Hybrid vehicles featuring first-rate gas mileage for motoring around San Jose for a cleaner ride
  • Large vans that have enough for your whole family or group of travel mates
  • Sporty convertibles for sunny holidays that beg for driving with the top down
  • Luxury sedans with features like satellite radio and an entertainment system for a fabulous ride

Having a car rental means no headaches if you discover your flight is leaving from Tobias Bolanos International SYQ, rather than from Juan Santamaria International. Use Expedia's nifty booking widget to select your dates and preferred vehicle, and your personal ride guaranteed within just a few minutes. Searching for the ideal rental car in San Jose is a cinch.

Travelling in San Jose

Whether you plan an adventure that takes you throughout the country or you want to stay inside the city, you need to rent a car San Jose. Though San Jose is welcoming to tourists, the city's transportation options are still lacking. Taxis and private buses are expensive and sometimes hard to find. Expedia allows you to book in advance, which gives you access to a wide variety of vehicles offered at steep discounts. Simply pick up your vehicle at the airport and drop it off when you return home. Meanwhile, you can visit all of the top tourist destinations with no worries about how to get there or when you can return to your hotel in San Jose. Use the money saved on specials from booking your vehicle to visit the National Theatre and the Museum of Pre-Colombian Gold. Don't forget to buy mango wood trinkets for your friends back home.

Advance Planning to the Rescue

Let's face it: It is never wise to wait until you arrive in a foreign country to rent a car. Language barriers and currency exchanges may be the least of your worries. Instead, book your rental car for your time in San Jose before you even start packing through us here at Expedia.com. You will find the best rates on cheap car rentals for your San Jose vacation. When you reserve a rental car, you can save time and money by booking cheap flights to San Jose and your accommodation at top hotels as well. Let us be your one-stop shop for your getaway to Costa Rica.