General Conditions for car rental in Bolivia


At time of rental, when picking-up a car, AVIS customers may choose to accept or to decline optional coverage or insurance by checking into the corresponding box (accept or reject). Once the contract is signed and coverage/insurance is accepted, it will not be refundable.

• Currency:
Boliviano (BOB)
• Tax:
• Minimum age:
25 years.
• Maximum age:
65 years.
• Driver’s License/Passport:
At the moment the Rental Agreement is opened, a valid Driver´s License  and the driver´s passport must be presented. The License should have been issued at the country of origin. In those cases where an International Driver´s License is presented, it must be presented with the Driver´s License of the country of origin of the driver and the driver´s passport. International Driving Licence together with the Driving License of the country of origin.
• Driver’s License Requirements:
Valid driver's license from country of residence is required.  International driving license is required only for countries with non-Roman alphabet.  International driving license is a translation only.
• Credit Card:
An International credit card accepted by AVIS will be required at the time you collect your vehicle; said credit card will be blocked to be used as a guarantee and to cover any extra charge not included in the Voucher, such as, gas, insurance deductible, etc.
• Debit Cards:
Debit cards are not accepted.
• Additional drivers: All additional drivers must meet the same minimum age and driver's license requirements as the renter. All additional drivers must be present at time of pick-up of the rental vehicle.
Avis and Avis licensees reserve the right to refuse any request for rental including requests for  persons under age, persons not in possession of a recognized full and valid driver's license, persons unable to satisfy credit or cash requirements, or  persons who, in the opinion of Avis, constitute a risk.

Insurances and Coverages

• Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
CDW is mandatory. Waiver of financial responsibility in case of loss or damage to the rental car. With CDW, in the event of accident, the client must pay a deductible of USD 1,000.00, or USD 3,000.00 in the event of vehicle rollover, and an immobilization fee depending on the model of the vehicle, until it is 100% operational. If vehicle is stolen, the client will be responsible for 30% of the value of the vehicle.
Coverage does not cover accessories (tires, windshield, tail lights, head lights, tools/jack, hubcaps and radio), mechanical damage (transfer gear, transmission, suspension, clutch disc and its components, drive shaft, joints and steering system) and burst tires.
The renter will be responsible for the full cost of the damage if the car is driven in violation of the rental agreement and/or the law, is abused or driven recklessly or while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or the damage/theft is the result of client negligence (for example, leaving the vehicle unlocked). Some rates include this coverage in their cost.

• Motor Liability Insurance
One Way Rentals
AVIS allows renters to return the car in a different Avis location from where it was picked-up, always within Bolivia, at an additional cost for domestic one-way. Subject to availability at time of booking. For more information:

Additional Charges

• Take into consideration: A fee of 50.00 USD will be charged if vehicle is not returned clean. 

Travel into other countries

Avis cars rented in Bolivia are not allowed to cross borders into other countries.

(  ! ) All values are expressed in American Dollars and are subject to tax unless otherwise specified.
(  ! ) Information and values are subject to change without prior notice.  

Last Update: 03/02/2015