Medellin Airport Guide to Medellin Jose Maria Cordova International Airport - MDE

Car rental in Medellin Airport


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If you seek for a more independent way to move through Medellin, the best option for you is without any doubt to hire a car.

Renting a car may be a great idea since it can give you a lot of freedom but it is quite expansive than the bus. Try to avoid peak hours since traffic jams are usual. 


See attached the available car hire companies in Medellin Airport:

- Avis: +57 4 536 0226
- Budget: +57 316 6935435
- Hertz: +57 1 288 2636
- Localiza Rent a Car: +57 4 5362588
- Executive: +57 315 2923758

Opening hours: 24 hours. 


Find car rental boots in the first level of the main terminal.

Online car rental

Just remind you can book your car online through our search engine, it’s easy and fast to use!

Renting a car in Colombia – Tips and advices

- To be able to rent a car in Colombia you’ll need to possess the International Driver’s Permit (IDP) along with a copy of the driving license of your country in Spanish, your passport and a credit card.

- While driving in Colombia expect the unexpected, try to keep a defensive driving since local drivers tend to commit dangerous actions.

- Be careful with the police checks. They can be everywhere anytime. While the security check is done, collaborate with the police officers while they check your documentation. A useful trip is to give bottles of water to the police or army officers since they will love it.

- While driving outside the town it is required to drive with the car lights on.