Colombo car rentals

Colombo car rentals

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nov 3 — Nov 10
Same drop-off
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Wed 11/3
Noon
Wed 11/10
Noon

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Colombo car rental information

Pick-up locationColombo
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate station wagon, Passenger van, Standard, Standard SUV
Rental locations41
Airport locations5
Popular agenciesSri Lanka Rent a Car, Kings Rental Corfu, Sixt, Hertz

Cheap car rentals in Colombo

Economy$36/day
Compact$41/day
Intermediate$52/day
Standard$66/day
Full-size SUV$62/day
Passenger van$105/day
Intermediate station wagon$41/day
Intermediate SUV$81/day
Standard SUV$81/day
Compact SUV$130/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Colombo car rental reviews and directory

From $22/dayRated #1
Sixt
Cheapest deal
Best rated
Most popular
5.4 Okay (4 reviews)
3 locations in Colombo
Sixt
Locations in Colombo
  • 7.5
  • 4.5
  • 5
  • 5.5
  • 4.5
Recent reviews
4.8 OkayAug 28 2019
Bad dont go for it they ment not to make me driving authorization to force me to driver and i will complain about that
3.2 MediocreApr 18 2019
Make sure if customer paid for a car with air conditioning you should provide that. We had to suffer without AC. Very very unfair.
10.0 ExcellentDec 4 2018
Easy pick up, excellent serviceVery friendly and helpful staff. We extended our rental and the process was very easy.Everything was good
From $32/day
SR RENT A CAR
21 locations in Colombo
SR RENT A CAR
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
From $33/day
Casons Rent A Car
8 locations in Colombo
Casons Rent A Car
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
keddy by Europcar
2 locations in Colombo
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
From $43/day
Kings Rental Corfu
2 locations in Colombo
Kings Rental Corfu
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
From $31/day
Dollar
1 location in Colombo
Dollar
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
From $32/day
Hertz
1 location in Colombo
Hertz
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
From $35/day
Sri Lanka Rent a Car
1 location in Colombo
Sri Lanka Rent a Car
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
Thrifty
1 location in Colombo
Thrifty
Locations in Colombo
Recent reviews
4 travelers who rented a car in Colombo gave the car agency they used an average rating of 5.4

Car rental locations in or near Colombo

Good to know

Most popular agency

Sixt

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$31/day

Good deal

$26/day

When to book a rental car in Colombo

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Car rental insurance in Colombo

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Colombo car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Colombo.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Colombo car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Colombo

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Colombo for $26 or less
  • Book your rental car in Colombo at least 5 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Colombo are around 24% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Economy rental cars in Colombo are around 52% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Colombo

  • Some car rental companies in Colombo which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Hertz and Budget

  • On average a rental car in Colombo costs $31 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Sixt ($36/day), Kings Rental Corfu ($41/day) and Hertz ($62/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Kings Rental Corfu 50, Ramya Mawatha 10120 (5 miles from city center).

  • Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Colombo. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.

  • The average gas price in Colombo is $3.48 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $42 and $56, depending on the car size.

  • Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Colombo.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Bandaranaike Intl airport include Sixt, SR RENT A CAR and Sri Lanka Rent a Car.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Bandaranaike Intl airport to off-airport locations include Sixt, Europcar, Casons Rent A Car, Kings Rental Corfu, and Budget.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Economy car rental in Colombo costs $30 per day, on average.

  • A Mini car rental in Colombo costs $30 per day, on average.

  • A Intermediate car rental in Colombo costs $73 per day, on average.

  • In Colombo, cars are most frequently rented at Sixt Canada Frienship Road (16 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Colombo costs $215 per week ($31 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Colombo costs $921 per month ($31 per day).

  • Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).