Curacao Airport Car Rentals

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Considering whether to rent a car in Curacao? If you intend to stay within the main tourist areas or explore Willemstad’s colorful streets, taxis and public transportation may be sufficient to move around the island.

However, for travelers eager to explore Curacao’s stunning beaches, scenic coastlines, remote trails, and historic sites without the constraints of rigid schedules or group tours, renting a car is the ideal choice. With the freedom to set your own itinerary and venture off the beaten path, you can discover hidden gems like Christoffel National Park and Shete Boka National Park at your own pace.

Before you go ahead and reserve your rental car, we recommend reading through our guide to Curacao Airport car rentals below.

Fast Facts

Language: Dutch, Papiamentu, Spanish, English.

Local Currency: The local currency in Curacao is the Netherlands Antilles guilder (ANG). We recommend withdrawing the Netherlands Antilles guilders at one of the Curacao Airport ATMs before arriving at your accommodations.

Driving Rules: The law states that driving must always be on the right-hand side of the road.

Curacao Country Code: +599 We recommend taking a look at these dialing instructions in case of emergencies.

Speed Limits: 40 km/h (25 mph) in the city, 60 km/h (37 mph) on open roads and 70 km/h (43 mph) on major highways and roads.

Average Curacao Gas Prices: Check the latest gas prices in Curacao (Regular, Premium & Diesel). Note to tourists Please remember that Curacao gas prices are shown in liters, not gallons. There are approximately 3.78 liters in 1 gallon.

Types of Car Rentals

Curacao car rental options include everything from economy cars to full-size vans and SUVs, with daily rental rates starting from $59 USD per day.

🌟 Pro Tip: Deeply discounted rates can be found with unlimited mileage when searching for weekly car rentals!

Vehicle Type:Model:Rates P/D:
MiniFiat 500 or similar$59.28
EconomyKia Picanto Aut. or similar$63.94
CompactKia Soul or similar$69.63
IntermediateVolkswagen Virtus or similar$63.45
Full-size ExtendedVolkswagen Amarok or similar$98.46
Standard RegularNissan Frontier or similar$118.63
Intermediate EliteFord Territory or similar$171.39
Oversized VanToyota Hiace or similar$116.70

Note: The two most important things to remember when renting a car at Curacao Airport is to always book in advance of your arrival and don’t be afraid to play with dates to find the best rates possible.

Car Rental Companies

The Curacao International Airport is home to various car rental agencies including ACE Rent a car, Europcar, GreenMotion, SIXT, and more.

🚙 Car Rental Company:⭐ Rating (1-10):💰 Rates:
ACE Rent a car7.6 stars🔍 Check Rates
Boric Car Rental7.7 stars🔍 Check Rates
Europcar7.9 stars🔍 Check Rates
GreenMotion7.9 stars🔍 Check Rates
NUCarrentals7.9 stars🔍 Check Rates
National8.0 stars🔍 Check Rates
SIXT6.9 stars🔍 Check Rates

Frequently Asked Questions

Below, you’ll find a list of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to car rentals at Curacao Airport — from rental car requirements to vehicle types, insurance coverage, recommended car rental agencies and more.

What are the requirements to rent a car at Curacao Airport?

To rent a car in Curacao, you’ll need to show a valid driver’s license, have a major credit card under the driver’s name, and typically be at least 21 years old. Certain rental agencies may require the driver to be of a minimum age of 25. It’s essential to confirm these requirements with the rental agency before finalizing your lease agreement.

Do I need an international license to rent a car in Curacao?

Typically, presenting a valid driver’s license from your home country is sufficient. However, it’s advisable to obtain an International Driving Permit (IDP) before traveling to Curacao as a precautionary measure for emergencies

How much money does it cost to rent a car in Curacao?

Car rental rates at Curacao Airport start as low as $59 USD per day. However, rates fluctuate based on travel dates, rental duration, vehicle type, insurance options, and other factors.

Will I pick up my car rental at the airport in Curacao?

Most of the Curacao car rental suppliers offer pickup and drop-off at their airport desks, while some provide off-airport pickup with a free shuttle service to their rental depot. Multiple downtown offices are also available for your convenience. However, It’s advisable to confirm all the details with your car rental agency beforehand.

How do I make a car rental reservation at Curacao Airport?

We recommend booking your Curacao Airport rental car online in advance by clicking here or by filling out the car rental widget located at the top of this page.

What type of car should I rent in Curacao?

The type and size of the rental car that you rent in Curacao will depend on the size of your group as well as your budget.

Here are six different types of vehicles you can rent at Curacao Airport:

Car Rental Type:# of PassengersModel / Make:
Small Car (Mini, Economy)1-3Fiat 500 or similar
Medium Car (Compact)3-5Kia Soul or similar
Large Car (Standard, Intermediate & Full-Size)3-5Volkswagen Virtus or similar
SUVs (Standard, Intermediate, Full-Size)5-7Ford Territory or similar
Van (Mini, Compact, Full-Size)5-7Toyota Hiace or similar

Do I need insurance for a rental car at Curacao Airport?

We highly recommend purchasing full coverage car insurance for visitors who are planning on renting a car in Curacao. At just $14.82 USD per day, this is an absolute no-brainer. Learn more about what full coverage car insurance means and exactly what it covers below.

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