If you want to see everything Brainerd has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own car allows you to go to the locations you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming trip to Minnesota even better with an Alamo rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
Brainerd is a perfect spot when you want some respite from hustle and bustle of a big city. With everything there is to see and do, you'll need your own vehicle to take in all you can during your visit. And if you need to mix it up from Brainerd's easy-going vibes, then jump behind the wheel of your Alamo car rental and see what else is out there.
We work with many of the best car rental companies. Alamo opened its doors in 1974 and pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide low-cost, high-value rentals to leisure and family travelers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get a Brainerd Alamo rental car at a great rate?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. However, reserving ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Brainerd?
You will need to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Brainerd?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Brainerd is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to check Alamo's policy to find out what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Brainerd?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Brainerd. Economy or compact automobiles are ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a sedan or SUV is going to have more room for luggage and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Brainerd getaway can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in the United States. Many major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally provide some coverage. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Brainerd. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Alamo require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Alamo does require a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip to Brainerd. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to return my Alamo rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full tank policy. You receive the car with a full tank. But, if you return your rental with less than the amount that you received it with, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to find a gas station before you bring your car back to Alamo. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Brainerd?
Brainerd's small-town atmosphere definitely is charming, however you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Brainerd. If you want to add some fun to your Brainerd trip, you can also drive to Paul Bunyan Land and enjoy an afternoon riding the park's attractions.
Can I get a one-way rental from Alamo?
Alamo usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at another location. Don't forget there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
Once you've checked off the must-do activities in Brainerd, having access to an auto will allow you to see what else Minnesota offers. When you are ready to discover more of Minnesota, you can leave when you like, without having to wait for the bus or wave down a taxi.
Before your next trip, book your Alamo Brainerd rental car and zip off to take in all the must-see sights at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and drive the streets in Brainerd, Minnesota.