Self Drive Rental Cars in Cochin

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Car rentals  in Cochin

IndusGo offers the best and the most reliable self drive rental cars at unbeatable prices and with many other benefits like free pick up and drop off at your convenient locations. There are many amazing places to explore in and around Kochi and we offer highly affordable car rental options to explore them all. You can book any car of your choice from our fleet online and grab an assured deal on every booking in terms of free kilometres and much more. We offer rentals on an hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis.

Need for a rental car without driver in Cochin:

There are endless situations where you need a rental car in Cochin, such as travelling with elders, kids and family, honeymoon vacation, travelling as a group of friends, solo travel, all-girls group travels, commuting to work, hospital visit, airport pick-ups, and drop-offs and many, many more! If you want privacy or just want the convenience of driving around without a stranger in the driving seat, then self-drive rental cars are your best bet.

Apart from offering the freedom of travelling and exploring the places, the self drive cars in Cochin have many other advantages such as:

  • Cost-effective travelling within or around Cochin city:
  • Travelling in and around Cochin with a rental car from us, you can save around 50% to 60% expenses as compared to travelling in a taxi or cab.
  • IndusGo also offers cars with or without fuel that you can choose as per your preferences. 

Travelling with your spouse, loved one, families and kids comes with many situations that call for privacy. Many times, new parents have to travel with babies that require breastfeeding and diaper changes. Solo female travellers feel more secure when they travel via a self driven car. Celebrating special occasions such as anniversaries can become less of a fun with some stranger driver sitting with you with unwanted attention and prying eyes. 

There are many other situations that make self-drive cars better than taxis. 

IndusGo offers a wide range of cars to choose from and offer round the clock road-assistance to make sure that you enjoy the best time! Offering the best and the most reliable car rental in Cochin without a driver, we are the best travel partners for all intents and purposes!

Freedom of travelling the way you want:

Travelling comes with different elements for different people. Some click endless photos of all the natural beauty around them while some like to enjoy long drives down the dirt roads with classical music on the play. Many people like to travel at night to enjoy a midnight party with friends living on the other side of the city, while many others wish to spend a cozy weekend camping in the hills. 

Self drive car rentals prove the best choice for all these and all the other travellers. 


Travelling by public transport comes with lots of troubles such as uncomfortable seating, rude and weird fellow passengers, and fixed timetables. Despite being cheap, public transport comes with its cons. 

At IndusGo, the bookings for Self drive Car for rent in Cochin start from less than 100 INR and comes with the added benefit of comfort and privacy. So, it is a perfect place to find a car for every travelling pursuit without hurting your pockets. 

How to book a self-drive car in Cochin with IndusGo?

Here is everything you need to know about how to book self drive cars in Kochi. 

Booking a car with IndusGo is a fast and easy process, which is as follows:

1. Log on to and you will find the booking panel on your screen

2. Submit the details such as:
  • Pickup city or place. If you are starting your journey from Cochin, choose the city name accordingly.
  • Drop-off city or place. If you want to drop off the car outside Cochin, choose the place where you want to leave the car. 
  • Pickup Date
  • Drop-off Date

3. As you press the ‘Search’ button, all the available options are loaded on your screen with all the required details.

We are sure that you must have got a clear picture of how the self drive car rentals are better than taxis and public transportation. So, let us move ahead and find out some places you can explore in the city with a Self drive Car for rent in Cochin.

What makes IndusGo the best choice for self drive car rentals in Cochin?

IndusGo offers self drive rent a car in Kerala with the following perks:

  • Safety you can count on - Experts have now introduced protocols and guidelines to move ahead and stay safe without worry. At IndusGo, all cars are sanitized according to the protocol as advised by the World Health Organisation (WHO). When coming to drop off the car at your doorstep, our drivers are equipped with personal protective gear including masks and gloves. We have contactless payment options with digital agreements and e-receipts. Your safety is a priority at IndusGo.
  • Flexible rentals of daily, hourly, weekly, yearly, and monthly duration.
  • Car pick-up and drop-off points of your choice.
  • Instant Refund 
  • Doorstep delivery of the car
  • Bookings available with and without fuel
  • Bookings available at Zero Security Deposits
  • 100% online bookings with hassle-free payments and assured freebies
  • Discounts for new customers as well as regular customers

IndusGo also offers unbeatable rates in Cochin that make it possible for people with all kinds of budget to book a self drive car rental in Ernakulam without hurting their pockets.

What cars can I choose from?

IndusGo has a wide variety of self drive cars in Kochi across all categories which include SUVs,compact-SUVs, MUVs, sedans, hatchbacks, and luxury cars. Rates start from as low as INR 100, with daily rates for a hatchback as low as INR 800. Such rates guarantee satisfaction for people with every budget. If there are more people in your family or group, select an SUV such as an Innova for as low as INR 1800 per day. Having the option of with or without fuel gives you the flexibility to choose while making you pay only for what you use. For a more comfortable and luxurious journey, you can pick one of the high-end models starting at INR 5500 per day. 

Places to visit within Cochin in a self-drive car

Here is a list of top places to visit in Kochi with a rental car. 

Marine Drive

A boating trip along marine drive takes you to view backwaters and is a splendid sunset activity.

Mattancherry Palace

This Portuguese palace is visited by many to witness the murals of Kings on the walls.

Fort Cochin

This historical landmark that was once a small fishing village is frequented for its beautiful beach and for those looking for a taste of history.

Jew Synagogue and Jew Town 

With a classic old town feel, the streets and shops of Jew town street are not to be missed.

Bolgatty Palace

This island resort and palace are the oldest of its kind, second only to Holland!

Hill Palace Museum

Hill Palace is the largest archeological museum in all of Kerala and is located in Tripunithura, Kochi. It consists of 49 buildings and spans an area of 54 acres.

Cherai Beach

Located on the northern part of the Vypin Island, Cherai beach is one of the cleanest beaches in Kerala. With numerous resorts and Ayurvedic centers dotting the coast, this place is ideal for a quiet retreat. 

Cochin Backwaters 

Rent a houseboat and spend an entire day in the tranquil backwaters with friends or family. There is no better way to experience this unique view of the lush greenery and scintillating water.

Kodanad Elephant Training Centre in Rural Cochin

This elephant training center is located on the banks of the Periyar river and makes for a good day trip from Ernakulam. The elephants are well fed and cared for here in this center.

Pallipuram Fort

Pallipuram Fort is the oldest surviving European fort in India. Located in Vypin Island, this fort was built by the Portuguese in 1503.

Museum of Kerala History
For the history buffs, this Museum is a must-visit for the visual treat. The Interactive Museum of Cultural History established in 2012 is unique and entertaining. 

Places to visit around Cochin

Distance from Cochin to Kozhikode- 188 kms
Kozhikode is a beautiful, less known tourist spot in Kerala that is a sight to see. Views of the pristine beaches, the alluring backwaters, and flowing rivers are sure to enthrall the visitors. 

Distance from Cochin to Thalassery-254 kms
This influential hub in the 18th Century is rich in historic sites and natural beauty. Do not miss the drive-in beach in Muzhappilangad that is sure to give you that adrenaline rush!

Distance from Cochin to Thrissur- 86 kms
Thrissur, a sacred city, is known for its temples and festivals. An example of classical Kerala architecture is the Vadakkumnathan temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Athirapallly falls that is less than an hour's drive away is also known as Bahubali falls and is a spectacular view. Within the city, the Zoo and museums would make for interesting day trips.

Distance from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram- 207 kms
Thiruvananthapuram is the capital of Kerala and is often the stop-over for tourists visiting resorts and holiday destinations in Kerala. It has authentic restaurants, historic monuments, and art museums that would interest local and international tourists. 

Other prominent cities to visit around Cochin include:

Things to know before renting a car in Cochin

Here are some of the key things to know before renting a car in Cochin. 
  • Is the Car-rental Company trustworthy? Always hire cars from reputed companies. IndusGo guarantees a safe and hassle-free experience every time with no hidden fees or charges. 
  • Check before you leave. When you receive the car from your rental company, make sure that the car is in good condition. Look out for any noises or rumbling sounds. Check the validity of the insurance provided and keep a copy of the Registration Certificate. Have a look externally for any scratches or dents. Make sure the spare tire and tools are in place. Fuel and oil levels along with the tire pressure are among the things to recheck before a long drive. IndusGo provides cars that are 100% verified, reliable, and registered.
  • Avoid off-roading: It is best to stick to paved roads when you travel in rental cars. Avoid muddy paths and grassy routes as much as possible to avoid damage to the vehicle. 
  • Fill up before return. Most companies expect you to return the car with a full tank of fuel. IndusGo gives you the option of with or without fuel ensuring full transparency and freedom.
  • Do your research. Research about available options, the ideal car for you and prices on the market. Have all your queries answered before you make your decision. IndusGo is reliable providing cars that are verified and maintained like brand new. With no hidden charges and options with or without fuel, it is an easy first choice. 

About IndusGo

IndusGo promises an experience that is hassle-free and convenient for self-drive cars for any requirement. No more worrying about hidden charges, fuel surges, and car break-downs! Available in many cities across the country, IndusGo is an easy choice due to its years of reputation in the automobile industry. Renting a car has never been easier with the guarantee of reliable cars and safe deliveries. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cochin?

At IndusGo, you can get self-drive rental cars in Cochin for as low as Rs. 1300 per day to ride in Cochin. The cost of hiring a self-drive car with Indus Go varies depending on what car package you choose. You can book a car of 5 seaters or 7 seaters depending on your number of travellers. There are different deals which include with or without fuel charges.  The rent also varies for weekdays and weekends. 

Can I get the delivery of the rented car anywhere in Cochin?

Yes, we deliver the rented car at your preferred location, like your hotel, or airport, etc. All you need to do is keep your identification card ready for us to check before handing you the car.

Do I need to register on your site to book a car in Cochin?

Yes, there is a registration process required, where you can sign up with your email address. We need details like the original driving license of the user, valid ID Proof issued by the Government of India, and in case of Foreign nativity, a copy of your passport. Once the registration is complete, you can start booking a car right away. 

Is there a Kilometres limit to how much I can drive around Cochin?

IndusGo offers free kilometre packages of 120 km, 240 km, and 480 km. Beyond this distance, per extra kilometre, there will be a charge applicable. 

For renting a car in Cochin, how much do I need to pay as a security deposit?

Indus Go offers a wide range of cars in Hatchbacks, Sedans, SUVs & Luxury segments to choose from. We also offer self-drive cars with or without fuel options. The security deposit depends on what kind of deal you opted for. After making all the adjustments (of extra kilometres the car runs, any accident, or insurance), the security amount will be refunded within 5-12 working days.

Indus Go

Indus GO is a Rent a Car service from the house of Indus Motors, the No.1 Maruti Dealership in India. Book a Self Drive Car and get hassle-free premium services, 24x7 support and roadside assistance anywhere you are.

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