If you want to see everything Columbus has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own ride enables you to go to the locations you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Georgia even more enjoyable with a Hertz rental car.
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With over two-hundred thousand people, Columbus is a city that has lots going on. Many guests come to explore Columbus's storied past. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Columbus as possible while on your stay. And with your Hertz rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
We work with some of the most dependable dealers. Hertz has over 100 years of experience and a fleet including some of the most popular in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of franchises worldwide, you will be in great hands.
What you need to know about car rentals in Columbus
How do I find the best rates on a Columbus Hertz car rental?
We strive to get you the lowest price, whether you book. But reserving ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Columbus?
You will need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Columbus's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Columbus is 21. Take time to check Hertz's policies, as there may be additional fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Columbus?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Columbus. Economy or compact automobiles are easier to park and good for short commutes. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or a sedan is going to have more room and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a little luxury on their Columbus trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Hertz. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip to Columbus. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the model and make of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Hertz?
We encourage a full tank policy. You should receive your automobile with full tank, and you should return it topped off. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Hertz.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Columbus has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to see what else Georgia has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Columbus.
Can I get a one-way rental from Hertz?
Hertz usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your rental car at a different location. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Columbus, having access to your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Georgia, 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 your next family vacation, book your Hertz Columbus rent-a-car and take off to all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Columbus, Georgia.