General Conditions for car rental in Chile

Importante

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:
Chilean Peso (CLP)
• Tax:
19%
• Minimum age:
22 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.
Important
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)
Optional coverage that releases the renter of financial responsibility in the event of loss, theft or damages to the rental car. In Punta Arenas and Puerto Natales, the renter will be responsible of a deductible of USD 970 plus Tax in the event of damages to the rental car, and USD 2,500 in the event of car rollover. In the rest of Chile and in the particular case of groups M, I, N, O and four-wheel drive (4WD), a deductible of 1,450.00 applies in case of theft, and USD 970.00 in the event of car rollover. 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. Some rates include this coverage.
One Way Rentals
Avis allows renters to return the car in a different Avis location from where it was picked-up, always within the same city, at no additional cost. An additional fee may apply if the renter returns the car in a different city from where it was picked-up. Not allowed from/to Punta Arenas and/or Puerto Natales. Subject to availability at time of booking. For more information: helpdesk@avis-int.com

Travel into other countries

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



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

Last Update: 11/25/2015