Budget in this country accepts Budget Charge Cards, American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard, Visa. Note: Credit cards without raised numbers on the front of the card are not accepted in Costa Rica. All rentals will require a deposit in the amount of the estimated total, plus an additional security deposit ranging from 500.00 USD to 5,000.00 USD, depending on car category and protection options elected and declined at time of rental.
TPP (Total Protection Package) is available. If accepted, it will reduce the Security deposit required to 1,000.00 USD - 2,000.00 USD.
Customers choosing to decline the minimum coverage will require an additional credit card security deposit in the amount of 5,000.00 USD. Customers electing the minimum coverage accept ultimate financial responsibility towards the rented vehicle.