If you want to see everything Santa Clara has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can go wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your next getaway to California even more enjoyable with a Hertz car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over one-hundred thousand people, Santa Clara is a city that has plenty going on. Guests come to take in Santa Clara's charming art scene and plenty of interest for history buffs. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to check out as much of Santa Clara as you can during your road trip. And with your Hertz rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with many of the finest rental car companies in the business. Hertz has over 100 years of car rental experience and a fleet containing many of the most well-known in the business, like Hyundai and Kia. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of distributors globally, you will be well taken care of.
What you need to know about car rentals in Santa Clara
How do I get a Santa Clara Hertz car rental at a great price?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rates, whether you book. However, reserving your car ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to read the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my car rental in Santa Clara?
You'll need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Santa Clara's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Santa Clara is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Hertz's policy to find out if there is an additional cost before you book.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Santa Clara?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Santa Clara. Economy or compact cars are great for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a sedan or SUV will have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of luxury on their Santa Clara vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in the United States. Many major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) generally cover your car rental. However, 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 Santa Clara. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also 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 car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip to Santa Clara. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the model and make of the vehicle.
What is the fuel policy on my Hertz car rental?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You pick up your Hertz rental with full tank, and you should return it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a gas station before you bring it back to Hertz.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Santa Clara?
Santa Clara has enough to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to find out what else California has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Santa Clara. If you want to add a little fun to your Santa Clara trip, you can also drive to California's Great America and enjoy a night taking on the park's attractions.
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 Hertz. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Santa Clara, having access to your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of California, you can drive wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or figuring out a bus schedule.
Before your next getaway, book your Hertz Santa Clara rent-a-car and take off to all the must-see sights. Go through CarRentals.com and cruise the streets in Santa Clara, California.