Thrifty Car Hire in Santiago, Panama

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Breakdown assistance

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Thrifty car hire near Santiago

6.1 /10

Based on 103 customer reviews

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Average waiting time is 21 min

Our service allows you to compare car hire prices and conditions from Thrifty and other car hire companies at Santiago, Panama and choose the most suitable option for you.

After doing a search on our website, you will get access to most or even all available offers from world-class car hire companies and local providers at Santiago, Panama. Our long-term contracts with Thrifty and other leading car hire companies allow us to provide vehicles at good rates.

On our website, you can buy an Excess insurance that will allow you to reduce insurance costs by 30-60% and at the same time to be even more secure than with the standard insurance from Thrifty. We try to take care of every customer! If you have any questions regarding car hire on our website, do not hesitate to contact us - we are always ready to help you.

Thrifty car hire in Santiago, Panama

We will help you to choose your perfect Thrifty car hire at Santiago, Panama. Select the dates of your pickup and drop-off of car hire in the search form above and click “Search” or select a vehicle that interests you from the list below. Cars provided by Thrifty in Santiago, Panama are edged with an orange frame in the list. Also, there are cars from other companies and in neighboring locations that will help you to choose the most appropriate car hire price.

Thrifty hire cars in Santiago and other relevant vehicles

Kia Picanto


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Economy car - Kia Picanto
  • Collision Damage Waiver
THRIFTY Santiago

$6.01 /day

Toyota Yaris Sedan


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Economy car - Toyota Yaris Sedan
  • Mileage: Unlimited
  • Free additional driver
THRIFTY Santiago

$11.70 /day

Kia Rio Sedan


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Compact car - Kia Rio Sedan
  • Free additional driver
THRIFTY Santiago

$9.80 /day

Toyota Corolla


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Compact car - Toyota Corolla
  • Free additional driver
THRIFTY Santiago

$13.59 /day

Kia Optima


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Standard car - Kia Optima
  • Mileage: Unlimited
  • Collision Damage Waiver
THRIFTY Santiago

$15.48 /day

Suzuki Jimny


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Suv car - Suzuki Jimny
  • Mileage: Unlimited
  • Collision Damage Waiver
THRIFTY Santiago

$18.24 /day

Hyundai Tucson


THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Suv car - Hyundai Tucson
THRIFTY Santiago

$32.02 /day

Toyota Hilux

Cargo van

THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Van car - Toyota Hilux
  • Mileage: Unlimited
THRIFTY Santiago

$64.73 /day

Dodge Caravan

7 seat people carrier

THRIFTY Car hire Santiago Van car - Dodge Caravan
  • Mileage: Unlimited
THRIFTY Santiago

$79.02 /day

What to know about Thrifty car hire at Santiago?

Thrifty Car Rental

Company name:

Thrifty Car Rental



Excess fee

2,000 USD

Fuel policy

Pick up and return full

Pickup type

Address: View address


  • - Young driver
  • - Breakdown assistance
  • - Unlimited mileage

Thrifty Car Rental company was established in 1958. Starting from 1997 Thrifty is a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. and, in November 2012 Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. gained Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc.

It is now one of the largest car rental companies in the world as it operates in 77 countries and in total - about 1,000 locations in Europe, North, Central, and South America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, the Caribbean, and the Pacific. Nowadays Thrifty is widely recognizable car hire brand which honorably serves business trips, moving, transfers and casual traveling.

Today you have a possibility to rent a car from Thrifty in Santiago, Panama. Fill in the search form and choose a vehicle for an exclusive price!

Map of Thrifty car hire locations near Santiago, Panama

To access the widest range of car hire offers in the UK, select airport pick-up locations. If you are looking for a specific car, you can probably find it in Santiago, Panama. At city centre and railway station car hire spots, Thrifty car fleet is slightly smaller, but the prices are usually lower than at the airport.

Thrifty cars for hire available at Santiago, Panama

If you are looking for a vehicle of a certain car hire class, go to the corresponding page from the list of available car groups in Santiago, Panama below. You can also choose a vehicle with an automatic or manual transmission.

11 seater

FAQ - Thrifty car hire in Santiago, Panama

What documents do I need to hire a car from Thrifty at Santiago, Panama?

After you book your Thrifty car hire on, don’t forget to bring with you to Santiago, Panama:

  1. A printed car hire voucher that we will send you after your reservation.
  2. A full driving licence held for a minimum of 1 year. If you are a UK licence holder, you need to provide a photocard along with your licence.
  3. International Driving Permit accompanied by the original domestic licence is often required. Read rental conditions to check if you need to provide IDP.
  4. A valid photo ID (passport or national ID).
  5. A credit card (or debit card if accepted) in the name of the main driver to pre-authorise a deposit.

If you do not manage to provide any of the required documents or one of them is not valid, the car hire agency may refuse you car hire and your money won’t be reimbursed.

Where is Thrifty car hire at Santiago, Panama?

How to get cheap car hire from Thrifty at Santiago, Panama?

Thrifty car hire company strives to make the car hire process easy and understandable for every customer, while constantly paying attention to the maintenance of a high level in everything. As a result, you will enjoy these benefits each time you pick up their vehicle at Santiago, Panama.

Thrifty prices are amongst the most competitive in the car hire market. Subsequently, you always get a perfect car at an affordable rate at Santiago, Panama.

Of course, there are always additional ways to hire a car and save extra money. The following essential tips are the step towards the best-priced vehicles:

  1. book a car as early as possible - the optimal time is not less than 1-2 weeks before the car hire;
  2. take advantage of long-term deals - each next day will cost cheaper;
  3. select a vehicle according to your needs, but keep in mind that compact and economy vehicles are the cheapest cars;
  4. use full-to-full fuel option;
  5. avoid one-way journeys;
  6. get advantage of our free additional extras;
  7. try to find discounts and promotions.

What is the cheapest car hire from Thrifty in Santiago, Panama?

The cheapest Thrifty car hire at Santiago, Panama is Kia Picanto or similar or similar for £7 per day.

Remember that the total price of Thrifty vehicles can be further reduced in the case of long-term rental.

What is the most popular car hire from Thrifty at Santiago, Panama?

Thrifty at Santiago, Panama is ready to provide a Economy, Van and Compact. The most popular Thrifty vehicles in Santiago, Panama are:

  • Compact - Kia Rio Sedan or similar or similar from £31 per day

In general, a debit card can only be used as a source of payment for a car hire at Santiago, Panama. The fact is that when arriving at the counter, Thrifty requires a security deposit, which is available only on the customer’s credit card. Read rental conditions to find out if you can pre-authorise a deposit with a debit card.

Moreover, the name on the credit card must be the same as the name of the renter. A deposit is required by the company to recover possible expenses related to damage, fines or other charges caused by the fault of the driver.

How much is Thrifty car hire deposit at Santiago, Panama?

Thrifty can require a deposit amount from £200 to £3,000 at pick-up in Santiago, Panama. This hold basically depends on the class of the vehicle you hire, type of insurance you purchase, and length of your rental. These funds will not be available for your use during your car hire.

Car hire deposit is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. The money will be automatically released to your bank card if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.

How old do you have to be to hire a car from Thrifty at Santiago, Panama?

As stated by Thrifty policy, the lowest age limit for car hire services in Santiago, Panama is 20 years old. Each young driver who is under 25 years of age is subject to an underage charge. This payment is made in the office of Thrifty.

Can someone else drive my Thrifty car hire at Santiago, Panama?

You will be happy to discover that an additional driver option is a way to let another person get behind the steering wheel of your Thrifty car hire in Santiago, Panama. Although sometimes companies offer a free additional driver, most often it costs money – the option is paid directly at the counter.

It’s possible to get several free extra drivers at once when making a reservation.

What insurance do I need to hire a car from Thrifty in Santiago, Panama?

Each car hire company wants to be financially secure. Therefore, you can hire a car only with a valid insurance. If you don’t have it, then Thrifty has a reason to refuse you.

There are several cases when you don’t need an insurance protection plan:

  • you already have the initial coverage that applies to international pickups, and the type/class of car you select;
  • your credit card issuer has an extra insurance option, which covers you and car hire abroad.

If you don’t fall under any of the items, then obtaining any type of protection is the only solution. You can buy Excess insurance at the stage of reservation on our website and secure your deposit. Or, you can buy Full coverage insurance or Excess reduction at Thrifty rental desk in Santiago, Panama.