General Conditions for car rental in Venezuela


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:
Venezuelan sovereign bolívar (VES)
• Tax:
• Minimum age:
25 years.
Drivers between the ages of 21 and 24 may drive an Avis rental car by presenting a pre-paid voucher.
• 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.
• 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
Basic insurance of Civil Liability and third-party property damage is included in the rates. Ask for the limits of this coverage.

• Loss Damage Waiver (LDW)
Mandatory coverage, without a deductible, that completely releases the renter of financial responsibility in the event of loss, damage or theft of the rental vehicle, as well as loss of accesories. Coverage does not cover loss or theft of wheels or tires. A valid police report must be presented, failure to do so can result in charges of 100% of the damages. 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.

Additional Charges

• Additional driver: VES 50.00 plus Tax per driver, per rental. Additional drivers must meet the same minimum age and driver's license requirements as the renter. 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 Venezuela. An additional cost may apply, depending on the starting and ending Avis rental locations. Subject to availability at time of booking. For more information:

Travel into other countries

Avis cars rented in Venezuela 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: 08/17/2018