Car Rental at El Alto International Airport
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates
Suzuki Alto or similar
$121.75 per day
Suzuki Celerio or similar
$133.90 per day
Hyundai Accent or similar
$151.40 per day
VW Golf or similar
$174.96 per day
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Suzuki Jimny or similar
$181.04 / per day
Toyota Corolla or similar
$182.50 / per day
Suzuki Grand Vitara or similar
$213.12 / per day
Suzuki APV Van or similar
$251.03 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:02 on 2022-07-25. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.
Economy car rental price
$151.80 / per day
Average car rental length
Acceptable limit of BAC
Airport Car Rental
La Paz Airport is also known as El Alto International Airport and Aeropuerto Internacional El Alto. Until 1999, the airport’s official name was John F. Kennedy.
Top international routes
- Buenos Aires
Boliviana de Aviación, TAM – Transporte Aéreo Militar, Amaszonas, EcoJet, Peruvian Airlines, and Avianca Ecuador
The single airport terminal, divided into international and domestic areas, serves all departures and arrivals.
La Paz Airport is in the city of El Alto, a suburb of La Paz, and about 8 km (13 mi) west of La Paz. Av. 6 de Marzo/Route 1, Autopista Héroes de la Guerra del Chaco/Route 3, Ingreso Calle Potosí, Av. Saavedra, and Calle Paraguay are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.
Most popular types of rental car
- Large cars - from $205 per day
- Medium cars - from $179 per day
- Small cars - from $136 per day
- SUVs - from $241 per day
Car rental desks
Most are outside the arrivals hall. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.
Services and facilities
You’ll find coffee shops, restaurants serving both international and Bolivian cuisine, as well as a convenience store, a newsstand, a gift shop selling local crafts, and duty-free outlets that are in the international pre-boarding area. There are also ATMs, a currency exchange in the international arrivals area, a first aid center, a pharmacy, pay sleeping cabins, power outlets for mobile device charging, and travel agencies. Unfortunately, the luggage storage service was closed in 2018. Most facilities at the airport are equipped for travelers with reduced mobility. Special help is also available, but you should contact your airline in advance if you’d like assistance, or ask at your airline’s desk at the airport if you’d like a wheelchair.
Nearest gas station
ES San Pablo Villa Bolivar gas station on Avenida Julio Cesar Valdez, near the intersection with Route 1, can be reached in about ten minutes. There are other gas stations near La Paz Airport and on the way to the city.
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Map of Car Rental Locations
When are car rental prices cheapest at El Alto International Airport?
The cost of renting a car at El Alto International Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at El Alto International Airport
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at El Alto International Airport is September when prices for an Economy class start from $31.98. You can see that this is 50% cheaper than the yearly average and 64% cheaper than renting a car in April (when rental prices start at $89.47 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!
What’s the most popular rental length at El Alto International Airport?
Travel length differs from one month to another: in November the average rental period is 18 days, while in April, the average rental period is only 6 days.
Average Rental Length
Which is the busiest car rental month at El Alto International Airport?
Travelers are most likely to rent a car at El Alto International Airport in May, while the fewest number of travelers rent in September.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
Car Rental Statistics
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Top 4 Suppliers at El Alto International Airport in 2022
Heroes Km7 Office Outside Int Arrivals
Aeropuerto El Alto
El Alto International Airport, Huascar 204, El Alto
$122 - $396
Heroes Km. 7, El Alto, Bolivia