There is no better way to see everything Salinas has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Hertz rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own vehicle allows you to go to the locations you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming trip to California even better with a Hertz rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over one-hundred thousand people, Salinas is a city that has lots going on. Many tourists come to have fun at Salinas's mountains which are close by. No matter what you pick to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Salinas 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.
CarRentals.com works with several of the finest car rental businesses in the world. Hertz has over a hundred years of experience and a fleet containing many of the most popular in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz renowned history and thousands of distributors globally, you'll be well taken care of.
What you need to know about car rentals in Salinas
How do I get a Salinas Hertz car rental at a great price?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the best rates, no matter when you book. However, booking ahead of time 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 car rental in Salinas?
You'll need to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Salinas?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Salinas is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Hertz's policy to determine what the total cost is before you book.
What kind of Hertz rental car should I get for my trip to Salinas?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Salinas. Compact or economy automobiles are easier to park and good for short drives. Commute times in Salinas are close to 25 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car 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 Salinas vacation can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from Hertz in the United States. Many of the major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) generally cover your car rental. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Salinas. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz requires a deposit when you reserve your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip to Salinas. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Hertz?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full to full policy. You should get into your vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Hertz. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Salinas has plenty to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to find out 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 Salinas.
Can I get a one-way rental from Hertz?
Hertz typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at a different location. Don't forget there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Salinas, having the keys to your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to check out more of California, you can drive when you like, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a taxi.
Before your next family vacation, book your Hertz Salinas rental car and zip off to take in all the must-see sights at your leisure. Reserve with CarRentals.com and cruise the road in Salinas, California.