General Conditions for car rental in Bonaire


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:
American Dollar (USD)
• Tax:
• Minimum age:
25 years for local residents.  
23 years for renters from other countries.
• Maximum age:
70 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 and been held for at least 3 years. 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.
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

• Motor Liability Insurance
Property damage and public liability coverage is included in the rates. Ask for the limitations of this coverage.

• Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
Coverage that relieves the renter of financial responsibility in case of theft, loss or damage to the rental car. Coverage does not cover damage, loss or theft of accessories. The renter will be responsible for the full cost of the damage if the car is driven in violation of the rental agreement, is abused or driven recklessly or while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. For more information:

Additional Charges

• Additional Driver: USD 5.00 plus Tax per driver, per day. Maximum of additional drivers allowed: 2. 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.
One Way Rentals
Cars cannot be returned in a different rental location from where it was picked-up. For more information:

Travel into other countries

An Avis car rented in Bonaire cannot leave this country.

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

Last Update: 07/03/2017