COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus Update

Here is the latest information concerning COVID-19 and renting a car on DiscoverCars.com.

We are working around the clock to keep up with the constantly-changing situation throughout the world so we can provide you with up-to-date information regarding travel restrictions, rental branch opening hours, shuttle services, safety measures, and more. Our Customer Support team is ready to assist you any time, night or day.

If seeking general travel advice, we strongly recommend consulting the guidance of your government and the World Health Organization.

Your health and safety are of the utmost importance to us.

If you do travel, we want you to be as safe as possible while doing so. Thus, we have added information in our search results letting you know which rental companies are disinfecting their vehicles to prevent the spread of the virus.

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A badge is shown next to all cars that we have confirmed are disinfected between each and every renter.

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Use the filter on the left-hand side of the search results to only see vehicles that are confirmed to be thoroughly disinfected.

We understand your need for flexibility.

We’d like to tell you that we’ve become more flexible, but the truth is that we were always flexible. If you need to change the dates of your rental or you decide to travel somewhere else, you can modify your booking in the My Booking section without charge (although the rental price may change).

Car Hire in Sri Lanka

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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Mini
Perodua Axia or comparable
Perodua Axia
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 23.60 per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Economy
Suzuki Swift or comparable
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 24.87 per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Economy
Nissan March or comparable
Nissan March
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 24.87 per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Economy
Mazda Demio or comparable
Mazda Demio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 24.87 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel Car Hire
Economy
Kia Rio or comparable
Kia Rio
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 27.40 / per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Compact
Nissan Sunny or comparable
Nissan Sunny
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 27.40 / per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Compact
Nissan Sunny N16 or comparable
Nissan Sunny N16
  • 4x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 27.40 / per day
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Kingsbury Hotel (Former Ceylon Continental Hotel) Car Hire
Economy
Perodua Bezza or comparable
Perodua Bezza
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SR Rent A Car
£ 27.40 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 03:46 on 2021-04-10.

Travel Information

Language
Sinhala
Currency
LKR
Dialing code
94
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
70 km/h
43 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.06%

Top Most Popular Cities in Sri Lanka

  1. Car Hire in Colombo starting at £ 23.60 per day

Top 3 Most Popular Destinations in Sri Lanka

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Sri Lanka?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Sri Lanka fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Sri Lanka
£ 22.58
January
£ 52.68
February
£ 26.92
March
£ 29.81
April
£ 49.49
May
June
£ 28.44
July
£ 37.12
August
£ 31.99
September
£ 37.21
October
£ 37.91
November
£ 38.00
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Sri Lanka is January with prices starting at £ 22.58 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is February with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 52.68. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 33. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

How many days do people keep their hire cars, on average, in Sri Lanka?

Hirers picking up a car in Sri Lanka keep them for an average of 12 days during in January, while those picking up their cars in October keep them for an average of 5.
Average Hire Length in Sri Lanka
12
January
8
February
7
March
8
April
12
May
8
June
10
July
6
August
7
September
5
October
6
November
5
December

What month is the most favoured for hiring a car in Sri Lanka?

Though Sri Lanka is popular for travellers all year long, the month for which the highest number of people search for a hire car is in February. in May is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Monthly Car Hire Searches in Sri Lanka Compared to the Yearly Average
56%
January
301%
February
289%
March
2%
April
1%
May
2%
June
2%
July
2%
August
78%
September
45%
October
232%
November
190%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
SIXT Hyundai Grand I10 4 1 Small cars

Top 2 Hire Companies in Sri Lanka in 2021

SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7
+94112870870
Canada Frienship Road
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6
+94113626888
COLOMBO BANDARANAYAKE INTL AIRPORT
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