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Car rentals in Wanganui: All you need to know

You want a great automobile to get around Wanganui whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around the city and park in front of the best restaurants in Wanganui. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Wanganui. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.

How do I get a bargain car rental in Wanganui?

We always strive to get you the best rate. However, you can do a couple things to keep your next booking affordable. Make sure to:

  • Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
  • Book your rental car as far ahead of time as possible
  • Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer

Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Wanganui rental car.

What rental companies have outlets in Wanganui?

In Wanganui, there are a few rental car suppliers to choose from, like Budget. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.

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

That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Wanganui. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:

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

Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Wanganui is 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Read through the supplier's terms to discover what the exact charge is before you rent your car.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Wanganui?

When cruising through Wanganui or the rest of New Zealand, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental supplier.

The major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will generally provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Wanganui.

What is the fuel policy for Wanganui rental cars?

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

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

We usually suggest that you choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

If you want to explore all that Wanganui offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Wanganui. Go over the fine print to make certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."

Know before you go

Be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:

  • Look over the 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
  • 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 working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Wanganui car rental today

Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can fit your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.

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