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Car rentals in Ascona - Locarno: All you need to know

You need a great car to get around Ascona - Locarno whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around the region and park in front of the popular restaurants in Ascona - Locarno. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Ascona - Locarno. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.

Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Ascona - Locarno?

CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to book budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and go down the variety of car rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Ascona - Locarno has to offer. You should also:

  • Compare daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
  • 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'll need. Generally, the smaller the class the lower the rate

These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Ascona - Locarno.

What rental companies have retailers in Ascona - Locarno?

From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.

What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Ascona - Locarno?

Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this town means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:

Car TypeBest forCategory Includes
Full Size SUVBest for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priorityFord Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar
Full SizeFor trips where everyone needs room their bagsHyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar
HybridThose that want to get the most mpg on their tripBMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Ascona - Locarno?

Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Ascona - Locarno is 21. But, there might be an added fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles. Go through the terms to figure out what the exact charge will be before you rent your car.

Do I need insurance to rent a car in Ascona - Locarno?

When cruising through Ascona - Locarno or the rest of country, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your car. The majority of countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through CHE.

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

What are the different fuel policies?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.

You will need to find an open gas station near the drop-off location
Policy TypePolicy DescriptionAdvantagesDisadvantages
Full to FullThe gas tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling costYou only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank
Full to empty (pre-paid)You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehandYou won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off locationYou usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station
Empty to emptyYou won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car backYou fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump pricesYou'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving

What fuel policy should I get?

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

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Ascona - Locarno?

If you wish to see all that Ascona - Locarno offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Ascona - Locarno. Read the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."

Tips before you leave the lot

Before you get going on your Ascona - Locarno vacation, be sure you check a few things before you leave the car rental lot. It's important to:

  • Walk around the car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. 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
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new region

Book your Ascona - Locarno rental car today

When you reserve your car with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a grand car that will leave you with cash to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Ascona - Locarno car rental. We'll see you on the road.

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