Porto Alegre car rentals

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Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
Mar 11 — Mar 18
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Porto Alegre car rental information

Pick-up locationPorto Alegre
Car typesCompact, Economy, Full-size, Intermediate SUV, Pickup truck, Supplier choice
Rental locations57
Airport locations31
Popular agenciesAlamo, Enterprise

Cheap car rentals in Porto Alegre

$17/dayEconomy
$18/dayCompact
$48/dayFull-size
$25/dayPickup truck
$19/daySupplier choice
$34/dayIntermediate SUV
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Porto Alegre car rental reviews and directory

From $14/dayRated #1
Hertz
Best rated
8.4 Excellent (31 reviews)
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Hertz
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Carlos Gomes 190+55 51 2108 1555
Monday08:00 - 20:00
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Intern Salgado Filho+55 51 3371 4867
Monday00:00 - 23:59
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Recent reviews
5.6 OkayDec 6 2019
Cons: It took over an hour to pick up our car. The online price on Kayak was not honored and we had to pay more.
From $10/dayRated #2
Budget
10 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in Porto Alegre
Budget
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Severo Dullius 90010
Monday06:00 - 23:59
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From $16/dayRated #3
Alamo
9 Excellent (2 reviews)
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Alamo
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Severo Dullius 1485+55 51 3325 3038
Monday05:00 - 20:00
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Rua Dom Pedro Ii 500 Sao Joao+55 51 3342 4462
Monday00:00 - 23:59
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  • 9
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From $10/dayRated #4
FOCO
Cheapest deal
6 Good (2 reviews)
2 locations in Porto Alegre
FOCO
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 343 9559
Rua Edu Chaves, 120+55 513 343 9559
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Recent reviews
From $23/day
MOVIDA
3 locations in Porto Alegre
MOVIDA
Locations in Porto Alegre
Avenida Carlos Gomes, 1619+55 513 381 0829
Monday07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday07:00 - 20:00
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Avenida das Indústrias 1320
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Avenida dos Gaúchos 443
Recent reviews
Sunnycars
3 locations in Porto Alegre
Sunnycars
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Carlos Gomes 190
Av Severo Dulius 9010
Rua Dom Pedro 500 Sao Joao
Recent reviews
Alemanha Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Alemanha Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 364 1270
Rua Pandiá Calógeras, 494+55 513 364 1270
Recent reviews
Alugue Brasil Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Alugue Brasil Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 800 200 2006
Rua 25 de Julho, 113+55 800 200 2006
Recent reviews
Bm Autolocadora
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Bm Autolocadora
Locations in Porto Alegre
216, Dona Margarida St
Porto Alegre Airport
Recent reviews
BM Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
BM Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 337 0700
Rua Dona Margarida, 216.+55 513 337 0700
Recent reviews
Ecomobi Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Ecomobi Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 210 4035
Largo Vespasiano Julio Veppo, 55+55 513 210 4035
Recent reviews
Enterprise
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Enterprise
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Severo Fulis 1485+55 51 3325 3038
Monday05:00 - 20:00
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Rua Dom Pedro Ii 500 Sao Joao+55 51 3342 4462
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Recent reviews
Fast Rent A Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Fast Rent A Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 325 5356
Av. Ceará, 90+55 513 325 5356
Recent reviews
GMC Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
GMC Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 346 4778
Avenida Viena, 191+55 513 346 4778
Recent reviews
Green Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Green Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 519 823 5361
Rua Edu Chaves, 101+55 519 823 5361
Recent reviews
Infinit Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Infinit Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 516 2009
Av. Ceará, 430+55 513 516 2009
Recent reviews
keddy by Europcar
2 locations in Porto Alegre
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Porto Alegre
Gmc Locadora Airport- Meet & Greet At Information Center
Gmc Locadora- Av.Viena, 191 - Sao Geraldo
Recent reviews
KM Gaúcho Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
KM Gaúcho Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 209 4630
Rua: Dr. Dário Bittencourt 45/502+55 513 209 4630
Recent reviews
Locacyn Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Locacyn Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 061 9900
Rua Edu Chaves, 539+55 513 061 9900
Recent reviews
From $14/day
Localiza
Most popular
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Localiza
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Carlos Gomes, 190, Auxiliadora+55 800 979 2020
Monday08:00 - 20:00
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Av Dos Estados, 3852, São João+55 800 979 2020
Monday00:00 - 23:59
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Recent reviews
From $22/day
National
2 locations in Porto Alegre
National
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av Severo Dullius 1485+55 51 3325 3038
Monday05:00 - 20:00
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Rua Dom Pedro Ii 500 Sao Joao+55 51 3342 4462
Monday00:00 - 23:59
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Recent reviews
Plus Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Plus Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 085 6250
Rua Doutor João Inácio, 1067+55 513 085 6250
Recent reviews
Ponto a Ponto Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Ponto a Ponto Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 330 2780
Rua 24 de Outubro, 1623 Loja 1+55 513 330 2780
Recent reviews
Pontual Rent a Car
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Pontual Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 342 2282
Avenida Sertório, 976+55 513 342 2282
Recent reviews
Unidas
2 locations in Porto Alegre
Unidas
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 358 2375
Rua Dom Pedro II, 500+55 513 342 4462
Recent reviews
AutoEurope
1 location in Porto Alegre
AutoEurope
Locations in Porto Alegre
Unidas Aeroporto Int L Salgada Filho
Recent reviews
Canoense Rent a Car
1 location in Porto Alegre
Canoense Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 800 702 2900
Recent reviews
Mister Car Rent a Car
1 location in Porto Alegre
Mister Car Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 800 771 8773
Recent reviews
Thrifty
1 location in Porto Alegre
Thrifty
Locations in Porto Alegre
R Edu Chaves 120 Loja 03
Recent reviews
Wentz & Cunha Rent a Car
1 location in Porto Alegre
Wentz & Cunha Rent a Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Aeroporto+55 513 032 1090
Recent reviews
Yes Rent A Car
1 location in Porto Alegre
Yes Rent A Car
Locations in Porto Alegre
Av. Brasil, 944 - Navegantes
Recent reviews
36 travelers who rented a car in Porto Alegre gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.3

Car rental locations in or near Porto Alegre

Good to know

Most popular agency

Localiza

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$19/day

Good deal

$14/day

When to book a rental car in Porto Alegre

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

Top tips for renting a car in Porto Alegre

  • Salgado Filho International Airport serves all of Southeast Brazil, including Porto Alegre. Travelers flying into this airport can enjoy an array of amenities in its terminals from food shops to banking facilities. There are also numerous rental car agencies inside the airport including Hertz, Avis, Budget, Alamo, and VIP Cars.
  • From Porto Alegre you can drive to some of Brazil’s most desired attractions. With a rental car you can take a trip to the mountainous region of Serra Gaucha or tour the wineries of Bento Goncalves. On the drive you can enjoy lots of scenery. Along with enjoying the area’s rich history, you can shop at the gigantic public market, relax at the hot springs, or go river rafting.
  • Electronic speed traps are common around Porto Alegre and Brazil. Some are pretty big, so look out for them. There is also lots of fog in the mountainous areas near Porto Alegre, so you might want to do most of your driving during the day since seeing at night can be a challenge.
  • You’ll mostly drive on the highway on your trip to Porto Alegre. During your stay, you’ll find that traffic jams are pretty common during rush hour in the city’s center. Rush hour runs from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the morning and 5 to 7 p.m. in the evening. Traffic is also busy around the beach at night during the summer months.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Porto Alegre for $14 or less
  • Book your rental car in Porto Alegre at least 5 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Compact rental cars in Porto Alegre are around 62% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Porto Alegre

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

  • On average a rental car in Porto Alegre costs $19 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Enterprise ($17/day) and Alamo ($41/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Alamo Av Severo Dullius 1485 90200-310 (4 miles from city center).

  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental company in Porto Alegre is Hertz (8.0, 149 reviews).

  • Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Porto Alegre. 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 Porto Alegre is $3.33 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $40 and $53, depending on the car size.

  • Economy (Kia Rio Hatchback or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Porto Alegre.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Salgado Filho airport include Localiza, FOCO, Alamo, Hertz, MOVIDA, Budget and National.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Salgado Filho airport to off-airport locations include FOCO, Alamo, Hertz, MOVIDA, Avis, Budget, and National.

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

  • A Economy car rental in Porto Alegre costs $26 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Porto Alegre costs $24 per day, on average.

  • A Intermediate car rental in Porto Alegre costs $12 per day, on average.

  • In Porto Alegre, cars are most frequently rented at FOCO Aeroporto (3 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Porto Alegre costs $131 per week ($19 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Porto Alegre costs $560 per month ($19 per day).

  • Because of the cost of gas, lots of Brazilians drive cars that run on flex-fuel. You can discuss this option with your rental car agent. Manual transmission cars are also more common at car rental agencies in Porto Alegre. So, if you want a car with an automatic transmission, you’ll need to book it in advance and should also expect to pay more.

  • On the highways, the maximum speed limit in Porto Alegre is 65 mph (or 104 km). In the countryside you can drive as fast as 31 mph (or 50 km). If you are visiting a friend in a residential neighborhood, you’ll have to slow down to speeds of 18 mph (or 30 km).

  • The average price of gas in Porto Alegre is $4.42 per gallon (or 17.23 Brazilian dollars). This is higher than the cost of gasoline in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Consequently, many locals choose cars that run on renewable energy such as ethanol because the price is cheaper.

  • Parking in the city center can be hard to find, especially on weekdays. However, there is some street parking available in the commercial districts. If you are parking on the street, you’ll likely need to parallel park because of the narrow streets. You can also park your rental car in a parking lot or garage such as the Parai Park or Sao Pedro Parking Garage and then walk to your desired destination.

  • 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!).