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Frequently asked questions
Can I book now and pay later for my car rental in Riviera Maya?
Whether your funds are low or you’d just like some more flexibility, you won’t have to pay even a penny until it’s time to grab the keys. It’s all part of our Book Now Pay Later option. Just hand over a valid credit card and pay in full for your vehicle at the pickup spot. The rental company will also put a hold on your credit card for the deposit. Expedia has a great range of rental cars that’ll help you explore Riviera Maya at your own pace. Why wait? Find your wheels today!
What happens if I need to cancel my Riviera Maya car reservation?
Read over your cancellation policy to be certain, but the majority of bookings qualify for a complete refund if you notify us a minimum of six hours prior to pickup. There are some exceptions though. Your itinerary will have more info, or just hop onto our Customer Service Portal.
What types of cars can I rent in Riviera Maya?
Take the wheel of a compact vehicle in Riviera Maya and you’ll be in fine company. The most sought-after type of rental car, these rides are easy on the hip pocket, fuel-efficient and a breeze to park. With a compact car, you’ll easily navigate bustling city streets. Of course, you can always think big. Browse our range of larger rental models including full-size, intermediate and premium. However you want to roll, we’ll have your perfect ride.
Why should I rent a Riviera Maya car with Expedia?
From member exclusive discounts to our awesome vacation packages, there are loads of reasons to rent your wheels with Expedia. Headed to Riviera Maya? There are suppliers to choose from, with loads of vehicles to suit all styles and budgets. If you’d love to save more, bundle your car rental with your flights and hotel. Ready to hop behind the wheel? We’re ready to help get you on your way.
How do I find the best car rental deals in Riviera Maya with Expedia?
It’s easy to pick up an awesome deal with Expedia. All you have to do is choose your preferred car type, select your dates and preferred pickup and drop-off points, and compare offers from big-name brands. Save even more when you combine your Riviera Maya car rental with hotel or flight bookings.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Riviera Maya?
Riviera Maya rules state drivers must be 21 and above to rent a car. However, young drivers can expect an extra cost and tighter rental conditions. Most companies impose a young renter fee on top of the car rental rate. This helps cover the extra risk of accident or damage. While many car categories (like compact and economy) are available to young drivers, restrictions usually apply to luxury cars.
What do you need to rent a car in Riviera Maya?
Most rental companies will need these two things — a current driver’s license and a credit card in your name. If you want to opt out of the supplier’s insurance plan, proof of other coverage will also likely be needed. Read your policy so you know what to bring when it’s time to collect your car.
Can I drive in Riviera Maya with my U.S. Driver's license?
You certainly can. But also consider getting an International Driving Permit. With that and your U.S. License, you’re sure to have all your bases covered for road-tripping around Riviera Maya.
Can I rent a car for a month or longer in Riviera Maya?
Head to our long-term car rental deals page, enter your trip details and then secure a ride that suits. Whether you’re staying put in Riviera Maya or road-tripping about, Expedia will help you find a long-term rental at an awesome rate.
Where can I find a Riviera Maya car rental if I am younger than 25?
If you’re a younger driver hoping to rent a car in Riviera Maya, it’d be wise to check the policies of the various car rental companies you’re interested in. Some may rent to drivers under the age of 25, some may not. There may be extra fees if you’re between 21 and 24 years old. To avoid any nasty surprises on pickup, make sure you know what those charges are if they apply to you.