General Conditions for car rental in Ecuador


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:
21 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.
• Driver’s License Requirements:
Valid driver's license from country of residence is required (must have been held for at least 1 year), and must be presented along with a valid passport. International driving license is required only for countries with non-Roman alphabet, which has to be presented with the valid driver's license and valid passport. 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
Public liability insurance is included in the rates. Does not cover loss or theft of accesories. Please verify the limits of this coverage.

• Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
Coverage with a deductible, partially releases the renter of financial responsibility in case of loss or damage to the rental car. 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 coverge.

• ALI (Additional 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 Ecuador, at no additional cost within the same city. A fee applies when returning the car in a different city from where it was picked-up. Subject to availability at time of booking. For more information:

Additional Charges

• Additional drivers: USD 3.00 plus Tax per additional driver, per day. 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. Verify the cost with our Help Desk:

Travel into other countries

Avis cars rented in Ecuador 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: 11/29/2018