Car rentals in Borgarnes: All you need to know
A Borgarnes car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of the area has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Borgarnes. Keep reading to discover how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Borgarnes?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the best deals. Just enter your travel dates and go through the list of car rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Borgarnes has to offer. You should also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with any additional costs
- Don't get more car than you'll need. Generally, the smaller the class the lower the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Borgarnes?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget 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 types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Borgarnes?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the back-country||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their luggage||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Borgarnes?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Borgarnes 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 read through the rental agreement to determine what the total will be before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Borgarnes?
When cruising through Borgarnes or the rest of country, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage through the rental agency.
The major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will generally offer coverage. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering bigger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Borgarnes.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. 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 pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually advise that customers opt for 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 plan to see all that Borgarnes offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to be sure they are actually "unlimited."
Know before you go
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot on your Borgarnes adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Look over your car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If you notice any, write 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield 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 Borgarnes rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Borgarnes has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Borgarnes.