|Car types||Compact, Compact SUV, Economy, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Minivan, Standard, Standard SUV|
|Popular agencies||Economy Rent a Car, America Car Rental, NU Car, Thrifty, Europcar|
Some Mérida 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 Mérida.
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 Mérida car rental.
Some car rental companies in Mérida which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Budget, Alamo and Europcar
On average a rental car in Mérida costs $11 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Economy Rent a Car ($10/day), NU Car ($12/day) and Europcar ($26/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at NU Car Calle 32 No. 312, Col. Manuel Cresencio Rejon 97000 (4 miles from city center).
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Mérida. 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 Mérida is $4.04 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $49 and $65, depending on the car size.
Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Mérida.
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Rejon airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Alamo, Europcar, E-Z Rent-A-Car, Ace, Advantage, Economy Rent a Car, MEXRENTACAR, Avis, and Hertz.
Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.
A Economy car rental in Mérida costs $28 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car rental in Mérida costs $19 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Mérida costs $19 per day, on average.
In Mérida, cars are most frequently rented at Europcar Av. Internacional (4 miles from city center).
On average a rental car in Mérida costs $75 per week ($11 per day).
On average a rental car in Mérida costs $321 per month ($11 per day).
For budget-conscious travelers, a smaller compact car is a good option, as the daily rate will be lower -- plus it eats up less gas. Also, a smaller car can squeeze into parking spots easier, and navigating the one-way streets may be easier, too. However, if you want to get the most out of the Mexican sun, you may want to consider a convertible instead.
Speed limits need to be adhered to and can change quite often in and around the city, so always pay attention and check for signs. Limits in Mexico are given in km/h and in the city usually a maximum of 60 km/h (37 mph) is permitted, while 10 km/h (6 mph) is the limit in school zones and parking lots. On rural roads, there is a maximum speed limit of 70-90 km/h (43-56 mph) and 110 km/h (68 mph) on highways.
Gas prices in Mérida are comparable with many US cities at an average price of 17 Mexican Pesos per liter, which is about $3.36 per gallon. Mexican gas stations still have a reputation to scam tourists sometimes, so make sure to refill the tank yourself and ask for a receipt when paying with a credit card.
Parking lots in Mérida are marked with an “E” for estacionamiento (which simply means “parking lot”). The easiest solution is to find a hotel that has a parking lot included, but there is also free street parking marked with a white line. Refrain from parking where the curb is yellow and also consider using a parking garage like the La Lonja or Canto Morell.
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!).