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Trinidad and Tobago Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago

POST01 - Piarco International Airport.


Renter or any additional driver must be 25 years of age and over. 21-24 may rent a vehicle for an additional charge of $100.00 TTD per rental for under age drivers. No additional charges will apply if Renter is over the age of 25.

  Business Hours

Monday to Sunday 24/7 this location opens all year round.

  Drivers License

Renter must present a valid driver license at the time of rental. Foreign renters must present a valid driver license and a valid passport and based on the date of the entry stamp, will be allowed to rent a vehicle for up to 90 days, present at time of rental.


Please note that all vehicles are rented fill of fuel and is expected that it returns full, however if not there is a $25USD service charge along with the cost of $6.75 per Ltr.


The rental of vehicles and transfer of vehicle to Tobago is not allowed, The rental of vehicles and transfer of vehicle to Tobago is not allowed.

  Optional Protection Products

Top Cover Insurance - If top coverage is accepted the customer is liable for the following amounts. ECAR,CDAR,ICAR,SCAR,SVAR,SFAR,FQAR=0.00USD - LDAR,XFAR=3000.00USD - XDAR=4000.00USD Theft Protection - This allows the driver to be partially covered in case of theft of the vehicle. The customer will be held fully responsible for the vehicle that is the full value of the vehicle if theft protection is denied. If TP is accepted the customer is only liable for the following stated amounts. - ECAR,CDAR,ICAR=1500.00USD SCAR,SVAR,SFAR,FQAR=2000.00USD - LDAR,XFAR=5000.00USD - XDAR=7500.00USD // Top Cover Theft Protection - Customers are legible for further coverage of the vehicle with respect to theft. If top cover is accepted the customer is responsible for the respected amounts. ECAR,CDAR,ICAR,SCAR,SVAR,SFAR,FQAR=0.00USD - LDAR,XFAR=3000.00USD - XDAR=4000.00USD // Tyre and windscreen protection (GT) This coverage allows customers to be fully free of charges for any of the following: Tyres , windscreen, front glass, back glass. The cost of (GT) is $11.25USD per day and this insurance has no deductible. If GT is denied the customer will fully responsible for any damage done to any of the parts of the car listed above.


All fines and tickets associated with the government of Trinidad that are administered to the motorcar under the customers jurisdiction is will be fully charged to the customer.


The following credit cards are accepted MasterCard, Visa, American, Discover & Diners club Cash are not accepted. An advance charge approval is obtained for the chosen means of payment as a security.

  Prepaid Reservations

If you have made a reservation you may pay on arrival however to make a reservation we will need a credit card to guarantee your vehicle. There may be an authorization on your Credit Card statement of USD$1.00 please be advised that a no show fee equivalent to a one day rental plus taxes with a minimum of USD$35.00 will be charged to the Credit Card. If vehicle is not pick up you can avoid this fee by cancelling your reservation through the same website you made it, you cannot call or write to cancel you can cancel only through the website where the reservation was made at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled rental time. Prepaid reservations-if you have a prepaid reservation your Credit Card will be charged in full at the time you made your reservation. The Credit Card that you paid your reservation must be present at the time of pick up. Refund and cancellation policy-a prepaid reservation is a nonrefundable booking. If you do not pick up your rental when scheduled your reservation will not be modified. If you do not pick up your rental when scheduled your reservation will be cancelled and you will not receive a refund or credit. For customer satisfaction Economy will apply a refund for any of the reasons below-after verification- -flight cancelled and customer could not get to the rental location-natural disaster prevented travel- Illness prevented travel-death in family prevented travel-jury duty prevented travel-Economy was unable to fulfill the customer reservation (example no vehicle available) - Any action due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please be advised that there will be a charge of a handling fee for cancelling. If a customer chooses to change the date of their reservation the handling fee will be waived but may be subject to a rate adjustment. For date change please contact 1 877 326 7368. To process a refund or if you have any problems with your reservation please email Must be prior to your pick up.

  Reservation hold time

Vehicles are held for two hours after reserved arrival time. When flight details are provided, we will hold vehicle for up to two hours after flight arrival. In the event of delays, you may call or e-mail us to advise of any changes in your pick up time. After the two hour window, you will be considered a no-show and we may or may not be able to honor your reservation, depending upon availability. INTERNATIONAL HOTLINE 877-326-7368.


Thank you for choosing Economy Rent a Car represented in Trinidad by 800CABS. We are located in terminal, after exiting customs turn left , we are located at the last Kiosk on the right hand side. If you need assistance please call directly at 1 868 349 7750 or 877 326 7368.

  Taxes and Fees

Premium Location Fee - An Additional %10 Added tax is implied due to airport surcharge for premium location of rental company.


Collision damage waiver is a protection coverage that allows the renter to be partially covered from the full price of the vehicle, in case of damage. The customer is liable for the full value of the vehicle if CDW is denied. Coverage CDW - ECAR,CADR,ICAR=1500.00USD - SCAR,SVAR,SFAR,FQAR=2000.00USD - LDAR,XFAR=5000.00USD - XDAR=7500.00USD

  Roadside Assistance

In cases of flat tyre or break down due to fuel low or misplacement of keys there is an additional insurance for rapid response help wherever in the country the vehicle may be. The contact information will be given to the customer on purchase of insurance.