Car rentals in Antofagasta: All you need to know
An Antofagasta car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of the region has to offer. We've collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Antofagasta. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Antofagasta?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the best deals. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll down the list of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Antofagasta. You can also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Antofagasta?
CarRentals.com has around a half-dozen rental providers to decide from in Antofagasta. You'll find some of the best companies, like Avis. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Antofagasta?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Antofagasta. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Antofagasta?
Normally, to rent a car in Antofagasta you must be at least 21. But, there might be an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Go over the terms to find what any additional fees will be before you book your vehicle.
Does Antofagasta require rental car insurance?
When cruising through Antofagasta or the rest of country, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental agency.
Although many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Be sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.
What fuel policy do you recommend?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you should return it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before returning the car rental. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Antofagasta?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Antofagasta. You can drive wherever you want and not incur added charges. Go over your policy to see if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Antofagasta car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Antofagasta has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Antofagasta.