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In general the driver must be at least 21 years of age (in some rent-a-car 23 years) and requires a valid passport. Therefore you can drive a vehicle for 90 days in Costa Rica (for some people a period of 30 days, depends on the visa). You also need a valid license from your country of origin.
Only Visa, Mastercard, Diners Club or American Express credit cards will accepted (no debit cards), at the time of hire your credit card is blocked on the full balance of the rental amount. This block includes a security deposit from $ 750.00 to $ 2,000.00 depending on the type of vehicle. Besides all the extras such as special insurance services, GPS, mobile phone rentals, child seats and so on charged separately.
What happens in case of an accident? 911 is the national emergency number in case of accidents.
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