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Dominican Republic

Car Rental in Dominican Republic

If you are looking for a car rental in the Dominican Republic, look no further than SIXT. We offer several locations for you to rent a car in the Dominican Republic. These include major airports and in the downtown areas of large cities like Santo Domingo. We provide flexible hours, a broad range of vehicle types and models, and English-speaking staff to answer your questions. If you are looking to save a little money on your trip, try one of our economic sedans. If you have a larger group, choose an SUV. 

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SIXT Services in the Dominican Republic

When you choose a car rental in the Dominican Republic with SIXT, you have plenty of choices of vehicle categories. We offer everything from luxury sedans to larger multiseater vehicles. To make a rental even more useful, add extras like child seats to keep the kids safe, or an additional driver to share duties behind the wheel. Whether you need a one-day rental or a long-term rental, SIXT has just the car for you.  

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Good to know when you’re visiting the Dominican Republic

Car rental under 25 in the Dominican Republic

You will need to be at least 21 years old with a license held for 2 years to rent with SIXT in the Dominican Republic. Some car categories have a higher minimum age, and a young driver surcharge applies to those under 25. 

Flexible rental options

Choose the Pay on Arrival option when booking and cancel your reservation free of charge if you need to. 

Documents you need to rent a car in the Dominican Republic

All drivers need a valid license held for at least 1 year, plus an ID or passport. Drivers with licenses using a non-Roman alphabet like Cyrillic also need an international driving permit. 

Cross-border travel

It is not allowed to take SIXT cars rented in the Dominican Republic into Haiti. 

One-way car rental in the Dominican Republic

Rentals between SIXT stations are allowed, depending on the rental rate. An additional fee may apply. 

Accepted payment methods

We accept all major credit cards. Prepaid and debit cards, as well as cash, are not accepted. 

Best places to visit in the Dominican Republic

  • Santo Domingo: As the capital of the country, this is a popular destination for visitors. The city is well known for its 16th-century buildings that offer amazing architecture and history. The city is also home to incredible dining choices and plenty of waterfront destinations.  
  • Punta Cana: For those that are looking for a true Caribbean resort-style destination, Punta Cana is just for you. Here you will find a vast selection of white-sand beaches and luxurious resorts. If you are a golfer, you are going to find plenty of high-end choices in the area. Beyond that, there are also plenty of dining and nightlife choices. 
  • La Romana: If you are looking for a beach vacation that offers a quieter experience with less hustle and bustle, then La Romana is a great choice. This area just to the east of Santo Domingo offers plenty of golf, beach and resort choices in a quieter and more tranquil setting. 

Summer in the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a great place to spend a summer vacation. You will find all sorts of outdoor activities options like heading to great beaches and partaking in water sports. There are also plenty of golfing and hiking options. While the weather can be warm and humid during this time of year, booking a spacious SUV with air conditioning will make your travels pleasurable. Add GPS to your rental to make sure you get to your destination correctly. 

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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