Locations - La Paz Airport


La Paz International Airport
Colonia Chametla,
La Paz, BCS. 23206.

+52 (33) 4624 2114


Monday to Sunday 6:00 to 23:00

Rent a car in La Paz and enjoy to the fullest!


La Paz, a beautiful city nestled along the Gulf of California or Sea of Cortez, and capital of Baja California Sur. Rent a car to explore La Paz and its beautiful surroundings at your own pace, without any worries.

MEX Rent a Car operates its locations at La Paz international airport and on the city's malecón (boardwalk). You can easily book online and rent a car in la paz airport. We offer a variety of cars, from economic to all-terrain, to suit any travelers preferences.

La Paz has retained its status as an ideal tourist destination for nature and adventure lovers. If you're traveling to La Paz, here are some things you can do to make the most of your trip:


1.- La Paz Malecón:

The Malecón is the perfect place to gather with friends and family, exercise, chat, and enjoy incredible sunsets. Along this pathway, you'll find sculptures that reflect the essence of the city. You can also find a bike lane, skatepark, and even spaces to rent palapas and spend an afternoon by the sea.

After a stroll along the Malecón, visit one of the restaurants or bars to experience the city's nightlife. Don't miss the urban art; there are many murals around the center of La Paz that reflect the city's culture.


2.- Whale Watching Tour:

During winter, whales seek warm waters in Baja California Sur to give birth to their calves. La Paz is one of the most popular destinations to witness this natural wonder.

The perfect time to travel and enjoy this marvel is from January to March. Every year, the gray whale goes to the Gulf of California to give birth in the warm waters. Hire a tour to enjoy a day at sea; the cost ranges from $1000 to $2000 pesos.

When you're out whale-watching, it's super important to be responsible and do things sustainably. Respect guidelines, maintain distance, and avoid any bad behavior that may disturb them is important to preserve their habitat.


3.- Playa Balandra:

If you're looking for a peaceful escape to admire turquoise waters, Playa Balandra is your best choice. This beach is a 40-minute drive from La Paz airport. It's ideal for enjoying the tranquility of the shallow, crystal-clear waters. Perfect for snorkeling, swimming, walking in the water, and soaking in the beautiful scenery.


4.- Playa El Tecolote:

Located 10 minutes from Playa Balandra, you'll find Playa El Tecolote, renowned for its view of Espíritu Santo Island. Here, you'll find all you need for water activities rental, such as diving, swimming, kayaking, or boat rides. The beach has some restaurants where you can also rent a beach umbrella or palapa for the day.


5.- Espíritu Santo Island:

To reach Espíritu Santo Island, you'll need to take a boat trip. Many tours can show you this UNESCO World Heritage site, which became a National Park in 2007. Some tours depart from the city of La Paz or Playa El Tecolote.

You can paddle board, snorkel, kayak, hike, scuba dive, and all kinds of water sports. Among the available scuba diving tours, don't forget to visit the sunken ships. The cost may vary depending on the type of transport but ranges from 800 pesos to 2500 per person.


La Paz, Baja California Sur, is a treasure trove of adventures that will fill the hearts of all kinds of travelers. Whether you want adventure, relaxation, or simply want to explore a new destination, your trip to La Paz will be memorable. Renting a car gives you the convenience of exploring the nearby beaches at your own pace.

MEX Rent a Car is the best car rental option in La Paz airport. You can choose our full coverage insurance, this includes roadside assistance and medical expenses for the rental vehicle.


What are the rental requirements to rent a car in La Paz with MEX?

  • Valid Passport

  • Valid driver's license with more than one year of use. (If your driver's license is not in roman alphabet, please bring a valid international driver's license)

  • Valid credit card with more than one year of use and by the name of the cardholder.

Accepted credit cards are: Visa, Mastercard, American Express and JCB.


Is it possible to rent a car with a debit card in La Paz?

You can use a debit card to pay for the rental, but you still need a credit card for the deposit. The amount of the deposit will depend on the car category and the credit card type.

If you do not have a credit card, we recommend you to visit our prepaid option service masrentacar.com, you can rent a car in some destinations without credit card, such as La Paz.


What is the deposit?

Car rental companies request a deposit for the car rental service. We place this deposit as a hold on your credit card and we release it once the rental agreement ends.

The amount requested for the deposit will depend on the car you choose the insurance and your credit card type.


What are the age requirements to drive a car in La Paz?

The minimum age to drive in Mexico is 18 years old. We apply an additional charge of 10 USD per day plus tax for drivers between 18 and 25 years old. Please check our terms and conditions for further information or please contact us at +52 (33) 4624 2114. Our team is available to help you 24/7 with any questions you have.


What does my reservation with MEX include?

If you book through mexrentacar.com all reservations include:

  • Third party liability

  • Collision Damage Waiver

  • Partial Theft Protection

  • All fees and taxes

  • Free cancellation

  • Unlimited miles


What does Full coverage insurance (CT) include with MEX?

  • Third party liability extension

  • LossDamage Waiver

  • Total theft Protection

  • Roadside assistance

  • Personal accident insurance

  • Tire and windshield accident protection

  • All fees and taxes

  • Free cancellation

  • Unlimited miles


Book online and pay when you arrive at the destination. If you have any doubts or questions, please contact us at 24/7 contact center, +52 (33) 4624 2114 or at customer.care@mexrentacar.com.