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There is no better way to see everything Calama has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Hertz rental car. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. 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 Chile more enjoyable with a Hertz rental car.
With all there is to do and see in and around the Calama area, you'll be wanting to explore more than the area surrounding your hotel during your stay. Whether you have to try the restaurant that has gotten fantastic reviews across town or check out some of the local favorites, you'll want your own set of wheels to take in as much as possible during your trip. No matter what you end up doing in Calama, if you wish to get the most from your trip to the city, having access to your car is a must.
CarRentals.com works with some of the best dealers in the business. Hertz has over a hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet containing some of the most well-known in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of distributors all over the world, you will be well taken care of.
We strive to get you the lowest price, whether you book. However, reserving ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Make sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
You will need to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Calama is 19. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to review Hertz's policies to know if there is an additional cost before you book.
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Calama. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or mid-size vehicle will have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Calama trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
You are required to have insurance before you rent from Hertz in Chile. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Hertz requires a deposit when you book your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the vehicle.
We recommend a full to full policy. You should receive your vehicle topped off. If you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Hertz. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Calama definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Calama.
Hertz usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your vehicle at a different location. Don't forget there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
With so much to do and see in Calama, having access to a car lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to explore more of Chile, you can leave wherever you want to, without trying to hail a cab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Calama car rental and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your leisure. Go through CarRentals.com and drive the open road in Calama, Chile.