As the second largest city in Mexico, Guadalajara has a lot to offer. The metropolis with 1.5 million inhabitants combines historical sights and typical Mexican traditions with modern architecture and a lively cultural scene. The best way to immerse yourself in this unique city is to rent a car. This way you will get independently and quickly from one end of the city to the other. You can find many cheap rental cars for your stay on our portal. Thanks to our price comparison you can save up to 60 percent on your booking. Our filter functions enable you to search specifically for the car of your choice.
The most striking building in Guadalajara is the cathedral, which you can easily reach by rental car. The magnificent building was damaged several times by earthquakes and then rebuilt, which is why it combines different architectural styles today. A pointed double tower and two large domes dominate the cathedral.
Hospicio Cabañas is one of the many impressive buildings in the metropolis of Guadalajara. The former hospital and hospice, which was built at the beginning of the 19th century, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Today it is the seat of a cultural institute. Inside the building you can admire impressive murals by José Clemente Orozco, among the best known and best works of Mexican art.
|Destination||Distance from Airport GDL||Duration|
|Guadalajara Zoo||26 km||35 min|
|Barranca de Oblatos||33 km||35 min|
|Mercado San Juan de Dios||20 km||20 min|
|Parque Agua Azul||20 km||20 min|
The car rental offices are located in the city area and at the Guadalajara International Airport (GDL). Therefore you can decide individually where to pick up your car. Mexico's third largest airport is located about 20 kilometers south of the center of Guadalajara. If you rent a cheap car here, you won't be dependent on public transport and drive to your destination independently.
In order to be insured against self-inflicted damage to third-party vehicles, you need liability insurance. This insurance is already included in all vehicles that you can rent via our portal. So you will be able to drive through Guadalajara by rental car relaxed. We recommend a liability insurance, which covers a damage sum of at least one million euro. You can find out whether the insurance of your chosen car fulfills this requirement in the rental conditions. Optionally, we also offer you key replacement insurance, theft insurance and insurance for damage to the underbody, glass, tyres and roof.
Since damage such as scratches can also occur to your own rental car, you need a fully comprehensive without excess. The insurance will cover you in the event of damage. You have to pay the excess when you return the damaged car. In most cases, the car rental company simply deducts the amount from your deposit. If you then hand in the protocol and invoice to your agent, you will receive the excess back.
When you pick up your rental car in Guadalajara, a deposit is required. The car rental company will usually debit the money directly from your credit card and refund it to you when you return the vehicle. The amount of the deposit can be found in the rental conditions.
The one-way rental allows you a cheap independent vacation in Mexico. This way you can pick up your rental car at one of the car rental stations and return it at another. A return to the starting point of your trip is not necessary.
Would you like to take turns driving the car with your companion? Then use the additional driver option! You can register one or more persons as additional drivers when you pick up the rental car at the car rental in Guadalajara. All drivers must present their international driving licence and identity card. Under no circumstances should you let a non-registered person drive the car, as this person is not insured. Therefore, consider in advance how many additional drivers you would like to register with the car rental company in Mexico. You can use our filters to quickly find suitable offers that do not incur any additional costs for the service.