If you want to see everything Oakland has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Fox. 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 ride, you can drive anywhere you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming vacation to California even better with a Fox car rental.
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With nearly a half-million people, Oakland is a city that has plenty going on. Travelers come to take advantage of Oakland's terrific year-round weather. But you may just want to get take in scenery that draws visitors from all over the country. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to check out as much of Oakland as possible while on your vacation. And with your Fox rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
Opening its business in 1989, Fox started off as a brand that specialized in catering to airport travelers. With 9 major airport locations within the US, Fox Rent-A-Car serves customers a wide selection of foreign and domestic vehicles at a significant discount from most of the competition.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get the best deals on an Oakland Fox rental car?
We strive to get you the best price, whether you reserve your vehicle. But getting ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to go over the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I bring with me when I get my car in Oakland?
You will need to bring your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Oakland?
Fox's minimum age to rent a car in Oakland is 21. Make sure to check Fox's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals in particular.
What kind of Fox rental car should I get for my trip to Oakland?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Oakland. Economy or compact automobiles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in Oakland are around 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 Oakland getaway 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?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Many major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) generally offer coverage. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or 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 Oakland. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Fox require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Fox requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Fox will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip to Oakland. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the model and make of the vehicle.
Do I have to return my Fox rental with a full tank?
We encourage a full to full policy. You should get your car with a full tank. If you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to find a gas station before you bring it back to Fox. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Do I need unlimited miles when I rent a car in Oakland?
Oakland has plenty to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to see what else California has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits once you've checked off all the activities in Oakland. If you want to add a bit fun to your Oakland trip, you can also head to Children's Fairyland and spend a day riding the park's attractions.
Does Fox offer one-way rentals in Oakland?
Fox typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your rental at another Fox. However, there may be an additional charge when you opt for one-way.
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With so much to do and see in Oakland, having the keys to your own set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to discover more of California, you can leave when you like, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a taxicab.
Before you head out of town, book your Fox Oakland car rental and take off to all the must-see sights at your leisure. Go with CarRentals.com and cruise the road in Oakland, California.