Car rentals in Bansko: All you need to know
A Bansko car rental gives you the opportunity 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 gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Bansko. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Bansko?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the best deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the variety of car rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Bansko. You can also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you can make sure you know the actual cost before you rent
- Don't get more car than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Bansko rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Bansko?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Bansko?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Bansko. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||For large groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Bansko?
Typically, to rent a car in Bansko you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under 25 or for higher category vehicles. Read through the terms to discover what the exact fee is before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Bansko?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental car company.Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. But there may be limitations, like not covering bigger automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Bansko.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a 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 get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged 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 any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Bansko.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Bansko?
If you want to see all that Bansko offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Bansko vacation, make sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out the car and be certain there is no 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
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Bansko car rental today
When you reserve with CarRentals.com, you know you can depend on a great vehicle that will result in more extra cash to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your Bansko rental car when you book with us. We'll see you out here.