If you want to see everything Corpus Christi has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Budget. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own car, you can drive wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your next trip to Texas more enjoyable with a Budget car rental.
With nearly a quarter-million people, Corpus Christi is a city that has lots going on. Visitors come to enjoy Corpus Christi's attractive setting. Of course, this city has more going on such as its storied past and plenty of fun activities. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Corpus Christi as possible while on your trip. And with your Budget rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with some of the best dealers. With a name like Budget, you know they'll try to get you the cheapest rate. Started during Los Angeles in 1959, Budget always works to provide the best prices for their customers.
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price, no matter when you reserve your car. However, booking your car ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and check the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
You will need to bring your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
Budget's minimum age to rent a car in Corpus Christi is 21. Make sure to check Budget's policy, as there may be additional fees if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular.
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Corpus Christi. Economy or compact automobiles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a mid-size vehicle or SUV will have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of luxury on their Corpus Christi getaway can choose a higher-end vehicle like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Budget. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Budget does require a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Budget will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the model and make of the rental.
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full to full policy. You should get your car with full tank, and you should return it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Budget. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Corpus Christi has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to find out what else Texas has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Corpus Christi. If you need to add some excitement to your Corpus Christi trip, you can also head to Funtrackers and spend an afternoon taking on the park's attractions.
Budget usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental car at another location. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you pick one-way.
With so much to do and see in Corpus Christi, having your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Texas, you can drive when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before your next holiday, book your Budget Corpus Christi rental car and visit all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Go through CarRentals.com and hit the open road in Corpus Christi, Texas.