There is no better way to see everything Columbia has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Avis rental car. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own car allows you to go to the places you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming vacation to South Carolina even more enjoyable with an Avis rental car.
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With over one-hundred thousand people, Columbia is a city that has plenty going on. Many travelers come to enjoy Columbia's attractive setting and a location Nearby recreation. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to see as much of Columbia as you can during your trip. And with your Avis rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with several of the top dealers in the industry. The first rent-a-car business located in an airport, Avis has over 70 years of providing vehicles to travelers from all over. With over five-thousand locations worldwide and an assorted fleet of automobiles, Avis is sure to provide you a great experience from when you pick up your car to when you drop it off.
What you need to know about car rentals in Columbia
How do I get the best deals on a Columbia Avis car rental?
We try to get you the lowest rates, whether you book. However, getting your car well ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Make sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Columbia?
Make sure to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Columbia's minimum age to rent a car?
Avis's minimum age to rent a car in Columbia is 21. Take time to go over Avis's policies, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Columbia?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Columbia. Economy or compact automobiles are easier to park and ideal for short commutes. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size car or SUV will have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a dash of extravagance on their Columbia getaway can choose a higher-end category like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent in the United States. Many major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally provide some coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Columbia. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Avis require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Avis does require a deposit when you book your rental. Avis will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Avis?
We recommend a full to full policy. You pick up your Avis rental with full tank, and you should return it with a full tank. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back to Avis.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Columbia has plenty to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to see what else South Carolina has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Columbia.
Can I get a one-way rental from Avis?
Avis typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at a different Avis. Be aware there may be an additional charge when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Columbia, having access to a set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to explore more of South Carolina, you can leave when you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before your next business or leisure venture, book your Avis Columbia rental car and visit all the must-see sights at your own pace. Book through CarRentals.com and speed along the open road in Columbia, South Carolina.