General Conditions for car rental in Peru


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:
Sol (PEN)
• Tax:
• Minimum age:
21 years.
A Young Driver fee of USD 20.00 plus Tax per driver, per day, will apply to all drivers between the ages of 21-25.
• Maximum age:
There is no maximum age.
• Driver’s License/Passport:
At time of rental, it is necessary to present the personal ID together with the valid driver's license issued at the renter's country of origin, along with an International Driver's License for driving licenses written in non-roman alphabet, and for rentals over 6 months.
• 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
Civil liability and third-party property damage insurance, is included in the rates. Ask for the limits of this coverage.

• Partial Damage Waiver (PDW) 
Coverage that releases the client from some financial responsibility for damages, loss or theft of the rental vehicle. Coverage does not cover loss or theft of accessories. With PDW, the renter will be responsible for a deductible starting from USD 1,180.00, depending on the rented car group. With this coverage, the renter will be protected from third party damage up to USD 5,000.00. 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. Mandatory for rates that do not include this coverage.

• ALI - Additional Liability Insurance
Increases civil liability and third-party property damage insurance to USD 30,000.00. Please verify the cost at time of booking.

Additional Charges

• Additional driver: USD 2.00 plus Tax per driver, per day. All additional drivers must meet the same requirements of minimum age and driver's license as the renter, and must be present at time of pick-up of the rental vehicle.
One Way Rentals
Avis allows renters to return the car in a different Avis location from where it was picked-up, always within Peru. An additional fee may apply, depending on the starting and ending Avis locations. Subject to availability at time of booking. For more information:

Travel into other countries

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

Last Update: 04/05/2017