Car rentals in Apeldoorn: All you need to know
An Apeldoorn 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 the rest of the area has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Apeldoorn. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Apeldoorn?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab budget-friendly rates. Simply enter your travel dates and go through the variety of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Apeldoorn has to offer. You should also:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
- Reserve your rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they normally are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Apeldoorn.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Apeldoorn?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Apeldoorn?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Apeldoorn. If you're having trouble deciding, make sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their bags||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Apeldoorn?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Apeldoorn is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to determine what the exact charge will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Apeldoorn?
When driving in Apeldoorn or the rest of the Netherlands, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.
The major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will usually cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Apeldoorn.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Apeldoorn?
If you wish to check out all that Apeldoorn offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to be certain they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your vehicle and make sure there is no damage or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on your 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Apeldoorn car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Apeldoorn has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Apeldoorn.