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Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Playa del Carmen car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Playa del Carmen.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Playa del Carmen car rental.
Some car hire companies in Playa del Carmen which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Alamo and Budget
On average a hire car in Playa del Carmen costs $3 per day.
The average price of fuel in Playa del Carmen is $5.49 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $66 and $88, depending on the car size.
Full-size (Audi A4 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Playa del Carmen.
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A Full-size car hire in Playa del Carmen costs $39 per day, on average.
In Playa del Carmen, cars are most frequently hired at Alamo 5a Avenida Norte Esq Calle 6 Norte (1 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Playa del Carmen costs $18 per week ($3 per day).
On average a car hire in Playa del Carmen costs $76 per month ($3 per day).
Playa del Carmen is one of the most beloved tourist destinations in Mexico for one main reason: the wonderful sunshine and scenic beaches. Make the most out of your stay there and rent a convertible to get the most out of the summer feeling. It may be advisable to not opt for the most expensive car to decrease the risk of being targeted by thieves.
Speed limits are given in km/h in Mexico and are clearly marked throughout. They must be adhered to at all times. Unless otherwise indicated, speed limits dictate 60 km/h (37 mph) on streets which do not indicate a clear limit, up to 90 km/h (56 mph) on rural roads with two lanes, and up to 110 km/h (68 mph) on highways.
Getting petrol in Mexico is pretty cheap with an average price of Mex$14 per liter ($0.68 USD, which means $2.72 per gallon). Scams at Mexican petrol stations still happen now and then, so it is important to check the petrol filler beforehand to ensure all numbers are set to zero. Also, when paying with a credit card, always demand a receipt.
Finding a parking spot in central Playa del Carmen can be tricky, but street parking is possible, especially on the northern side of the city. Remember to never park on the street where there is yellow curb, as the car would most likely be towed! There are also public parking lots, such as the Parking Lot in Calle 8 Nte 2 or in 15 Avenida Nte LB, which are always a good choice.