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Car Rental in Chile

If you are looking for a great car rental in Chile, choose SIXT. If you are in Santiago, Puente Alto, Vina del Mar or any other part of Chile, you will find convenient locations throughout the country. One benefit that we offer is our English-speaking staff who are there to speed up your rental process. We have flexible operating hours, with some locations offering 24-hour returns. If you are planning a lot of outdoor adventures, a pickup or SUV might be right for you. If you're looking for something a little more economical, choose a compact sedan. 

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SIXT services in Chile

When you need to rent a car in Chile, SIXT offers a wide variety of vehicles to choose from. Some of our options for a car rental in Chile include SUVs, which are great for larger groups. A larger sedan is a great choice for a couple or a family on vacation, while solo travelers might want a compact car. Add extras to your rental like a child seat, an additional driver, or a navigation system to keep you pointed in the right direction. Whether you need a long-term rental or just a one-day rental, SIXT is here to help. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Chile

Documents you need to rent a car in Chile

All drivers need a valid license plus an ID or passport. Those with a license using a non-Roman alphabet like Arabic also need an international driving permit or a certified translation. 

Flexible rental options

Choose the flexibility option when booking and cancel or change your reservation free of charge. 

Car rental under 25 in Chile

 The minimum age for a SIXT rental in Chile is 21. 

Cross-border rental

 Check with the pick-up station about border restrictions with your Chile car rental. 
 

Driving Tips in Chile

You will drive on the right side of the road and seat belts are mandatory for everyone in the vehicle. Be aware that many drivers in Chile do not use turn signals, so watch for people changing lanes or merging. 

Accepted payment methods

We accept all major credit cards issued in the main renter’s name at our locations in Chile. Prepaid and debit cards, along with cash, are not accepted. 
 

Best places to visit in Chile

  • La Serena: This small town that sits in the north of Chile is the second oldest in the country. Not only does this town offer plenty of great architecture to explore, but it also has a warm golden sand beach. When you explore this town, you will find intellectual exhibits, such as an archaeological museum and an astronomical observatory. 
  • Santiago: As the capital of Chile, there is plenty to see and do when you visit here. You are not going to find a more breathtaking view than the one you will see high in the mountains in Cerro San Cristobal Park. This is an area where you can easily do some skiing in Valle Nevado and Portillo. This is also a region of the country where there are plenty of opportunities to do some wine tasting. 
  • Iquique: If you are looking for a vibrant city that is perfect for adults on a romantic getaway, this is the city for you. Not only does this coastal city offer plenty of beaches to explore, you will also find plenty of water sport options at the beaches. In addition, there are also several casinos that are a great place to spend an evening. 
     

Summer in Chile

The summer months in the northern hemisphere are the peak of the winter months in Chile. This means plenty of winter sports that you will find in both the central Andes Mountains as well as in the Lake District. A short drive from the city of Santiago is Valparaiso, which is a quirky and fun city where you can easily spend days winding your way through the hilly neighborhoods that offer brightly painted houses from the 19th century. 
 

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

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