Search
Deals
Tips
FAQs
Agencies
When to book
Locations

Saint Lucia car rentals

Driver's age: 26-65
Thu 20-6
Thu 27-6

Search hundreds of rental car sites at once for car rental deals in Saint Lucia

Here is why travelers choose KAYAK

Save up to 45%Compare multiple travel sites with one search

Free to useThere are no hidden charges or fees.

Filter your dealsFilter by car type, brand and more. Instantly customise your results.

Book with flexibilityUse our "free cancellation" filter for maximum flexibility at no extra cost.

Cheap car hire in Saint Lucia

Mini
Economy
Compact
Intermediate
Standard
Full-size
Luxury
People carrier
Passenger van
SUV
Commercial
Pick-up truck

Top tips for hiring a car in Saint Lucia

  • If you are looking for the best parking spots in Saint Lucia, the capital Castries offers several paid parking spaces and car lots, which cost between 1.50 and 3 XCD (0.56-1.11 USD) an hour, while at Rodney Bay in the Gros Islet area, you can park along the roadside. Elsewhere on the island, you may park anywhere, as long as you are not obstructing anything.
  • If you plan to bring your children on vacation to Saint Lucia, you will need to bring a car seat, because children younger than seven must use a car seat. Children are required to sit in a car seat as soon as they leave the airport. You will have the opportunity to rent one from your car hire company for about 15 XCD (5 USD) per day.
  • Offering independent travel and flexibility, renting a car in Saint Lucia is the best way to see the Caribbean island. Rather than relying on group tours and avoiding the high taxi fares, you can comfortably drive around the whole island in a day. Driving from Gros Islet in the north to Vieux Fort in the south is 67.8 km (42 mi) and should take around 1h 30m in a car.
  • Because Saint Lucia lacks road signs, it is a good idea to invest in a GPS. You may rent one from your car hire agency for around 30 XCD (11 USD) per day. This will help you negotiate much of the island’s rural and mountain roads, which require the use of a four-wheel drive vehicle. You might consider renting an off-road car if you plan to visit the more remote areas, like Anse Cochon Beach.
  • Book your rental car in Saint Lucia at least 4 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy rental cars in Saint Lucia are around 37% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Saint Lucia

  • What is the most popular car hire in Saint Lucia?

    Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Saint Lucia.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Saint Lucia?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • What is driving like in Saint Lucia?

    You will drive on the left-hand side of the road when you rent a car in Saint Lucia. You will find that the road system is modern and that there are two major roads that cover the island: to the east, the Castries Vieux Highway links Hewanorra Airport to the north, and farther west, the Castries Gros Isle Highway connects the north to the south. All passengers traveling in a car must wear seatbelts; in addition, using your phone while driving is illegal, unless you use a hands-free kit.

  • How old do you have to be to hire a car in Saint Lucia?

    If you plan to rent a car in Saint Lucia, the minimum age for drivers is 21 years old, while the maximum age for car rental is 65 years old. You will need a valid driver’s license that you have held for at least three years. If you do not have an International Driver’s License, then you are also required to apply for a local driver’s permit for 54 XCD (20 USD), which allows you to drive on the island for three months.

  • How much does petrol cost in Saint Lucia?

    You will find that the average price of petrol is 3.04 XCD (1.12 USD) per liter, when you rent a car in Saint Lucia. Petrol stations are well distributed around the island and are generally open from 7:00 am until 8:00 pm

  • What are the speed limits in Saint Lucia?

    Before you drive in Saint Lucia, you will need to observe the national speed limits. When you drive on open roads, you can go a maximum speed of 80 km/h (50 mph), whereas on urban roads, the maximum speed limit is 50 km/h (31 mph). There are not very many speed cameras on the island; however, the police often use hand-held speed devices and can demand an on-the-spot fine.

Car rental directory

  • driveamatic

    Drive A Matic car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    11 Locations

  • sixtrentacar

    Sixt car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    8 Locations

  • finalrentals

    Final Rentals car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    5 Locations

  • guys

    Guys Car Rental car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    4 Locations

  • budget

    Budget car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    3 Locations

  • hertz

    Hertz car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    3 Locations

  • ace

    Ace car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

  • avis

    Avis car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

  • drive

    DriveCyprus car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

  • europcar

    Europcar car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

  • ez

    E-Z Rent-A-Car car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

  • nucar

    NU Car car hire locations in Saint Lucia

    2 Locations

Good to know

Most popular car type

Economy

When to book a rental car in Saint Lucia

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches

Car hire locations in Saint Lucia

The rates displayed include all taxes and fees for hire cars for the class listed and were found by KAYAK users in the last 48 hours. Offers are subject to change and may not be available on all car hires listed or dates of travel. Some hire car providers charge additional fees for other services (GPS, infant car seats, etc.). Please check the website of the respective hire car provider.