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Car rentals in Nipomo, San Luis Obispo: What you need to know

Whether you are in Nipomo on business or to check out the sights, having the option to go where you want to go, when you need to is key to a great trip. Using Nipomo buses may be an affordable method to see the neighborhood, but if you are trying to get to another part of San Luis Obispo, you might be left waiting a long time. Taxis and ridesharing, like Uber or Lyft, can be faster, but the cost can start to add up. Additionally, they may not be immediately available.

If you want to get the most from your trip to Nipomo, then having your own set of wheels is the best way to go everywhere you need to go during your visit. CarRentals.com can help you find an inexpensive price and the automobile of your choice. Check out our tips to learn all that you need about car rentals in Nipomo.

Frequently asked questions

How can I get an inexpensive car rental in Nipomo?

If you are searching for some of the best rates on a car rental, then you're in the right place. To increase your savings when you travel to Nipomo you can do a few things:

  • Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise expenses
  • Book your vehicle as far in advance as you can
  • Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be more expensive
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer

Before you book, be sure to read the rental policy.

What kind of vehicle should I rent while in Nipomo?

With so many car types to choose from, it may be tricky to decide what vehicle is ideal for your holiday. But, you will want to take into consideration the amount of driving and the number of people you're riding with. Look at the table below to help you reserve what automobile is the best one for you.

How old do I have to be to rent a car in Nipomo?

The youngest age to rent a vehicle in most cities, like Nipomo, San Luis Obispo, is 21. However, there is ordinarily an additional charge if you are under 25 years of age. Check with the rental car company before you book. Also note, for higher categories, such as premium, large capacity vehicles, or SUVs, the age restrictions can be different.

Do I need insurance when I rent a car?

In United States of America you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. It may possible to buy additional insurance through the supplier for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover you while traveling through United States of America.

Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your credit card company's policy before you book. You can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout if you are a U.S. citizen.

Am I required to fill my tank before I bring the rental car back?

Most suppliers give you a full tank of gas. We encourage returning it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Do most suppliers offer one-way rentals in Nipomo?

Many rental car companies offer one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your car in a different area. Keep in mind that there is typically an extra fee for one-way car rentals. Make sure to know the supplier's policy to know the total cost.

Why should I get unlimited miles in Nipomo?

The majority of suppliers provide unlimited miles, but you want to ensure it is part of the bundle. It's helpful to know how far you want to drive and plan your trips in advance. Although most rental car suppliers offer unlimited mileage, if it isn't part of your package you could face additional cost. You may need to get unlimited miles if you're hitting the highway to find out what else is in San Luis Obispo.

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