Los Gatos Car Rentals

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Toyota Corolla

or equivalent Intermediate

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$21 /day

50 AVIATION WAY WATSONVILLE AIRPORT HLE, Watsonville, CA 95076

Ford F150

or equivalent Pick-Up

passengers

4

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$39 /day

919B OCEAN ST, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Specialty Cars

or equivalent Special Cars

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$49 /day

SAN JOSE INTL AIRPORT, SAN JOSE, 95110

Chevrolet Express 11 passenger van automatic

or equivalent Vans and Trucks

passengers

11

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$54 /day

Mineta San Jose International Airport, San Jose, CA 95050

Chevrolet Traverse

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

7

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$81 /day

630 OCEAN STREET, SANTA CRUZ, 95060

Chevrolet Suburban

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

7

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$88 /day

Norman Y Mineta San Jose Airport, SAN JOSE, CA 95110

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Car rentals in Los Gatos: All you need to know

You need a great vehicle to get around Los Gatos whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around the area and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Los Gatos. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Los Gatos. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.

How do I find a bargain rental car in Los Gatos?

CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag the best deals. Just type in your travel dates and go down the list of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Los Gatos. You can also:

  • Read through the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
  • Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
  • Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be pricier
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer

These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Los Gatos.

What rental companies have retailers in Los Gatos?

In Los Gatos, there are a few car rental providers to pick from, like Hertz. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.

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

That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Los Gatos. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:

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

Normally, to rent a car in Los Gatos you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Read over the supplier's terms to figure out what any additional charges will be before you rent your car.

Does Los Gatos require rental car insurance?

When driving in Los Gatos or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.

Many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, offer some insurance on your rental, however, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.

What is the fuel policy for Los Gatos rental cars?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to search for a gas station close to your car rental supplier

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

We usually recommend that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Los Gatos?

Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.

Know before you go

Before you get going on your Los Gatos trip, check a few things before you leave the lot. You should:

  • Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
  • Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
  • Get familiar with the controls of your 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. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area

Book your Los Gatos car rental today

Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Los Gatos has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Los Gatos.