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Car Rental in Mexico with SIXT

You can book a car rental in Mexico with ease using the SIXT app or website. Our branches are strategically located, including at airports in major cities throughout Mexico. We have flexible car pick-up and return hours, and if you have any issues, our customer service team is ready to help you 24/7. We offer competitive rates for models from top carmakers. You can drive a new car that’s an average of just 3 months old and enjoy touring destinations like Mexico City, Ecatepec and Iztapalapa. Our diverse fleet includes convertibles to bask in the sun. Choose an economy car if you need a budget-friendly option. 

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SIXT Services in Mexico

Car rental in Mexico comes with different car categories to meet your needs. Sedans and economy cars are an affordable way to get around the cities. SUVs and passenger vans have ample space for your baggage and family. Convertibles and sports cars are ideal if you have a special event or business meeting. We have bookable extras like GPS, an additional driver, and child seats for safety and comfort. Optimize our services by choosing a weekend rental or long-term rental option. 

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Accepted payment methods

We accept all credit cards from internationally recognized companies like Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Debit and prepaid cards, checks and cash are not accepted. 

Flexible rental options

 If you are unsure of your travel plans, you can book with the “Pay Later” option and cancel your reservation free of charge.  

Cross-border travel

Taking your car across the northern border of Mexico into the US may be possible with prior approval. It is not allowed to take your SIXT rental across the southern border. It is also not allowed to take your car into Mexico City if you did not rent it in the federal state of Mexico. 

One-way car rental in Mexico

It is generally allowed to book one-way rentals between SIXT locations in Mexico, depending on the tariff.  

Car rental under 25 in Mexico

You must be at least 21 with a valid driver’s license held for 2 years to rent with SIXT in Mexico. A young driver surcharge applies to those under 25. 

Documents you need to rent a car in Mexico

You will need a valid driver’s license, plus an ID or passport to rent with SIXT in Mexico. Drivers with a license using non-Roman characters, like Arabic or Cyrillic, will also need an international driving permit. 

Best places to visit in Mexico

  • Mexico City: Mexico City is the country’s capital, with fun places to explore. Visit the Frida Khalo Museum to learn about the artist and the culture and history of the region. Drive your rental car to Palacio de Bellas de Artes to view outstanding galleries.  
  • Iztapalapa: The city has top historic sites and landmarks that are worth visiting. Templo Explatorio a Christo Key and Excovento de Culhuacan are prime examples. You can also take your friends and family to see the architecture in Iglesia de Jesus Nazareno. 
  • Ecatepec: Ecatepec is rich in nature starting with Rio de Los Remedios and El Tepeyac National Park. Drive your car to Casa de Morelos Museum to explore ancient history. Try the Mexicable and watch the city from a panoramic view on an aerial tram. 

Summer in Mexico

Drive your rental car around Mexico and enjoy the incredible sun at Playa del Carmen Beach. Or visit the Yucatan Peninsula and swim in the open water pools or cenotes. Experience the traditional festival called Day of the Dead to honor your loved ones who passed on. For outdoor activities, go diving in famous Cozumel. Rent a car in Mexico and visit the Pyramids of Teotihuacan to climb it and take pictures. 

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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