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Cheap Car Rentals in Colombo from S$ 51

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Colombo with a pick-up date of 17-7 and drop-off date of 19-7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Colombo car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Colombo. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 June 2024.

Most popular company

GREENMOTION

Price of petrol per litre

S$ 1.89

Average price per day

S$ 58

Cheapest price per day

S$ 51

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Colombo?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Colombo and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 17 June 2024.

January

S$ 64

February

S$ 60

March

S$ 58

April

S$ 52

May

S$ 55

June

S$ 54

July

S$ 60

August

S$ 62

September

S$ 45

October

S$ 44

November

S$ 54

December

S$ 67

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Colombo is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Colombo

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Colombo and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 17 June 2024.

In Colombo, there are 41 active hire locations from 10 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Colombo in the past week - currently priced from S$ 51/day. View deals for 2 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compact

Compact

S$ 51+

Standard

Standard

S$ 84+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

S$ 127+

Commercial

Commercial

S$ 193+

Compare available car types for rental in Colombo

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Colombo to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 June 2024.

Small cars

S$ 44 - S$ 71

All Car Types

S$ 56 - S$ 155

To hire a small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of S$ 56/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~S$ 44/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 71/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a small car saves you 45% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of S$ 126/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~S$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 218/day). In fact, May is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a medium car is 19% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a large car in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of S$ 158/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~S$ 90/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~S$ 259/day). In fact, May is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a large car is 35% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of S$ 138/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~S$ 119/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~S$ 242/day). In fact, April is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a SUV is 26% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Colombo SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Colombo, Sri Lanka, you would pay an average price of S$ 100/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a van in Colombo, Sri Lanka (~S$ 80/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 218/day). In fact, October is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Colombo. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Colombo, hiring a van saves you 2% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Hyundai i20S$ 51/day
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Hyundai AvanteS$ 134/day
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Top rental agencies in Colombo

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Colombo known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Colombo. Reviews were last updated on 17 June 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Colombo, including Hertz, GREEN MOTION and Sixt in Colombo. Skim reviews, rental company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Hertz

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

10.0

GREEN MOTION

1 location

Sixt

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.9

Comfort

2.9

Overall

1.9

Pick-up/drop-off

2.9

Value

2.9

SR RENT A CAR

22 locations

Casons Rent A Car

8 locations

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Kings Rental Corfu

2 locations

Europcar

1 location

Best Colombo car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Colombo. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Colombo with an average daily rate of S$ 104. Data was last updated on 17 June 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Colombo. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Hyundai i20S$ 51/day
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Hyundai i20
Honda CR-VS$ 127/day
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A/C
Honda CR-V
Hyundai i20S$ 134/day
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Hyundai i20

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Colombo, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Colombo?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 58/day when booking a car hire in Colombo. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 50/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Jun. 16.

  • What are petrol prices like in Colombo?

    The average price of petrol in Colombo is S$ 1.89/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 85 and S$ 122 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Colombo for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

    From GREEN MOTION you can hire a car in Colombo from about S$ 407 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Colombo for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 52% on your car hire. For a below average price in Colombo, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 70 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Colombo?

    Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Colombo however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Colombo for a month?

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Colombo can be found for about S$ 1,743, with the average price for a rental being around S$ 58 a day. Book with GREEN MOTION , to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 14% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Colombo.

  • How much is a car hire in Colombo for a weekend?

    For a weekend car hire in Colombo, you can expect the average price to be around S$ 0. Usually a Compact hire in Colombo is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Compact for July, it will cost approximately S$ 119 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Colombo?

    The most popular car to hire while in Colombo is the Perodua Axia, which is a Compact vehicle.

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Small car rentals in Colombo

Find small car rental deals in Colombo from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Colombo cost an average of S$ 74 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 June 2024.
Honda FitS$ 74/day
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Honda Fit
Honda FitS$ 74/day
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Honda Fit

Luxury car rentals in Colombo

Find luxury car rental deals in Colombo from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Colombo cost an average of S$ 463 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 June 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on upscale car rentals in Colombo. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 394/day
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BMW 5 Series
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 394/day
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A/C
BMW 5 Series
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 475/day
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BMW 5 Series

Car rentals by fuel type in Colombo

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Colombo. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Colombo. Deals were last updated on 17 June 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Colombo. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (S$ 47+).

Hybrid

Hybrid

S$ 49+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

S$ 47+

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