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Car rentals in Cairo: All you need to know

A Cairo car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Illinois has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Cairo. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.

How do I find a bargain car rental in Cairo?

You are well on your way to getting the best price on your car rental with us. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:

  • Compare the prices of vehicles
  • Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
  • Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
  • Search and reserve in advance

Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental suppliers have retailers in Cairo?

From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.

What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Cairo?

That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Cairo. If you're having a bit of trouble picking the right car, make sure to go over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:

What's the age requirement to rent a car in Cairo?

Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Cairo is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to review the terms to determine any additional charges will be before you rent your car.

Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Cairo?

When driving in Cairo or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.

Although many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.

What is the difference between all the fuel policies?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.

You will need to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location

What fuel policy do you recommend?

Most suppliers provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we advise bringing it back filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before returning the car rental.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

Unlimited miles is a good choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Cairo. You can drive as much as you like and not incur additional charges. Be sure to read your rental agreement to see if there are mileage limitations.

Before you drive off

Make sure you check out a few things before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:

  • Check out your car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Cairo car rental today

When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a grand ride that will result in more money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Cairo rental car. See you around town.