If you want to see everything Stamford has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have the keys to your own ride, you can go wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Connecticut even better with an Alamo car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over one-hundred thousand people, Stamford is a city that has lots going on. You are sure to have a relaxing time here, thanks to Stamford's small-town atmosphere. However, you may have your eye on its rich past that is a beacon for history buffs and a locale Historic interest. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to see as much of Stamford as possible while on your trip. And with your Alamo rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
We work with several of the best car rental businesses. Opening its doors in 1974, Alamo introduced the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide a fun, low-cost, high-value rental experience to leisure and family travelers.
What you need to know about car rentals in Stamford
How do I get a Stamford Alamo car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest price, no matter when you book. But booking ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I have with me when I pick up my rental car in Stamford?
Make sure to carry with you your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Stamford's minimum age to rent a car?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Stamford is 21. Take time to review Alamo's policies, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
What kind of Alamo rental car should I get for my trip to Stamford?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Stamford. Compact or economy vehicles are easier to park and good for short drives. Commute times in Stamford are close to 26 minutes, so you may find a mid-size vehicle or SUV provides a more comfortable ride. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little luxury on their Stamford vacation can choose a higher-end model like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Alamo. Many of the major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) generally cover your car rental. However, many of them have limitations, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to find out by calling your credit card company to find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Stamford. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip to Stamford. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the model and make of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Alamo?
We encourage a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle with full tank, and you should return it with a full tank of gas. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to Alamo. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Stamford has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to find out what else Connecticut has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Stamford.
Does Stamford Alamo offer one-way car rentals?
Alamo typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental at a different location. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Stamford, having your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to explore more of Connecticut, you can drive wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or having to be committed to a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your Alamo Stamford rent-a-car and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the open road in Stamford, Connecticut.