There is no better way to see everything Jacksonville has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Budget rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own ride, you can drive anywhere you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming vacation to Florida more enjoyable with a Budget car rental.
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Jacksonville has over half a million people, meaning this region is just sizable enough for some exploration. Many tourists come to appreciate Jacksonville's charming art scene. No matter what you pick to do first, you'll want to see as much of Jacksonville as possible while on your trip. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Budget rental car.
CarRentals.com works with several of the top dealers in the world. Founded in Los Angeles, California around 1958, Budget always attempts to provide the best prices for customers. With a name like Budget, you know they will try to get you the lowest price.
What you need to know about car rentals
How do I get a Jacksonville Budget rental car at a great price?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you reserve your car. But booking ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Be sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
What should I carry with me when I pick up my car rental in Jacksonville?
Be sure to bring your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Jacksonville?
Budget's minimum age to rent a car in Jacksonville is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to go over Budget's policy to know if there is an additional cost for you.
What kind of Budget rental car should I get for my trip to Jacksonville?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Jacksonville. Compact or economy cars are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size car or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a dash of extravagance on their Jacksonville trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent from Budget in the United States. Many major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally cover your car rental. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Jacksonville. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Budget require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Budget requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Budget will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip to Jacksonville. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Budget?
We encourage a full tank policy. You receive the car with full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Budget. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Jacksonville?
Jacksonville has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to see what else Florida has to offer without being concerned about your limits. If you want to add some adventure to your Jacksonville trip, you can also drive to Adventure Landing and spend a day riding the park's attractions.
Does Budget offer one-way rentals in Jacksonville?
Budget usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental at another Budget. However, there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Jacksonville, having access to your own set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to see more of Florida, you can go when you like, without having to wait for the bus or wave down a taxicab.
Before you head out of town, book your Budget Jacksonville car rental and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and speed along the highway in Jacksonville, Florida.