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Car rentals in Takayama: All you need to know

A Takayama car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of the region has to offer. We've gathered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Takayama. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.

Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Takayama?

CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. But, to increase your savings when you travel to Takayama you can do a few things. Make sure to:

  • Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
  • Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you can make sure you know the actual cost before you book
  • Don't get more vehicle than you need. Commonly, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate

Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental companies have agencies in Takayama?

From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.

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

That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Takayama. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Takayama?

Normally, to rent a car in Takayama you must be at least 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to discover what the exact fee will be before you reserve your rental.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Takayama?

Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, give some coverage; however, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.

What is the fuel policy for Takayama rental cars?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.

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

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

Most rental car suppliers provide you a full tank policy. We recommend returning it filled up. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring your car back. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Takayama?

Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.

Tips before you leave the lot

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

  • Inspect your car and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
  • Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
  • Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area

Book your Takayama rental car today

Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Takayama has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Takayama.