Colombo Car Rentals

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Hyundai

or equivalent Mini

passengers

5

luggage

2

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manual

A/C

Yes

from

$23 /day

Colombo International Airport, Katunayake, 11450

Hyundai

or equivalent Economy

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$27 /day

Colombo International Airport, Katunayake, 11450

Hyundai

or equivalent Intermediate

passengers

5

luggage

1

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$61 /day

Colombo International Airport, Katunayake, 11450

Toyota Corolla 1.6 4dr/4psg

or equivalent Compact

passengers

5

luggage

0

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manual

A/C

Yes

from

$65 /day

68 Colombo Road, Negombo,

Hyundai

or equivalent Vans and Trucks

passengers

7

luggage

4

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manual

A/C

Yes

from

$66 /day

Colombo International Airport, Katunayake, 11450

Bmw

or equivalent Premium and Luxury

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$132 /day

Colombo International Airport, Katunayake, 11450

Prices are based on searches made during the previous 7 days. Price is dynamic and varies based on the date of the booking, length of rental and car class.
There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

Car rentals in Colombo: All you need to know

You need a great vehicle to get around Colombo whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Colombo. CarRentals.com has answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Colombo. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.

Where can I get a bargain car rental in Colombo?

CarRentals.com makes it easy to book budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Colombo has to offer. You can also:

  • Compare weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
  • Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
  • Determine the car you'll need for your trip. Don't get more car than you need

Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Colombo rental car.

What rental suppliers have retailers in Colombo?

From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like National and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.

What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Colombo?

That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Colombo. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:

What's the age requirement to rent a car in Colombo?

Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Colombo is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact rate is before you book your vehicle.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Colombo?

When cruising through Colombo or the rest of country, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. The majority of countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.

The major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will typically cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Colombo.

What is the fuel policy for Colombo rental cars?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to search for a gas station near the drop-off location

What fuel policy do you recommend?

We usually recommend that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Colombo?

Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Colombo. You can drive wherever you want and not incur additional charges. Read over your policy to find out if there are mileage restrictions.

Before you leave the lot

Be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the lot on your Colombo adventure. It's important to:

  • Look over the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Colombo car rental today

When you book with CarRentals.com, you know you can depend on a grand car that will result in more money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Colombo rental car. See you around town.

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