There is no better way to see everything Petaluma has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Budget rental car. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can drive wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming vacation to California even more enjoyable with a Budget car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
Petaluma is a perfect spot when you want a break from hustle and bustle of a big city. You are sure to have a good time here, thanks to Petaluma's college-town amenities. Whatever you do, you'll probably enjoy it thanks to the fantastic year-round weather and a rich past that is a beacon for history fans. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to check out as much of Petaluma as possible while on your vacation. If you need to mix it up from Petaluma's easy-going vibes, then get behind the wheel of your Budget rental car and see what else is out there.
We work with many of the most dependable rental car dealers in the industry. With a name like Budget, you know they'll try to get you the lowest price. Founded in Los Angeles in 1959, Budget always strives to provide the best prices for its customers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get a Petaluma Budget car rental at a great price?
We try to get you the best rates, whether you reserve your car. However, booking your car ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my rental car in Petaluma?
Make sure to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Petaluma?
Budget's minimum age to rent a car in Petaluma is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Budget's policies to find out what the total cost is for you.
What kind of Budget rental car should I get for my trip to Petaluma?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Petaluma. Economy or compact vehicles are great for short drives and are easier to park. Commute times in Petaluma are around 29 minutes, so you may find a mid-size vehicle or SUV more comfortable. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little luxury on their Petaluma trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Cadillac or Audi 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 of the major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) generally cover your car rental. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering large vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Petaluma. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Budget require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Budget does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Budget will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip to Petaluma. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to return my Budget rental with a full tank?
We recommend a full to full policy. You should get into your automobile with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Budget.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Petaluma?
Petaluma's small-town atmosphere certainly is charming, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Petaluma.
Does Petaluma Budget offer one-way car rentals?
Budget typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at another location. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Petaluma, having access to a ride lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of California, you can drive wherever you like, without having to hanging out a stop waiting for the bus or wave down a cab.
Before you head out of town, book your Budget Petaluma rental car and take off to all the must-do activities. Go with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Petaluma, California.