There is no better way to see everything Castelo Branco has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your National rental car. Don't waste 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, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Portugal even more enjoyable with a National car rental.
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With all there is to do in and around Castelo Branco, you'll be wanting to take in more than just the block your hotel is on while on your stay. Whether you have to check out the bistro that has received fantastic reviews across town or check out some of the best local favorites, you'll need your own vehicle to see as much as you can during your getaway. Whatever you end up doing in Castelo Branco, if you want to get the most from your trip, having your car is key.
Founded by twenty-four independent car rental agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the United States to over 2,000 locations worldwide. National provides everything luxury to economy, allowing you to choose the ideal vehicle for your upcoming holiday.
Frequently asked questions
How do I find the best deals on a Castelo Branco National car rental?
We strive to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your car. However, getting ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my rental car in Castelo Branco?
You'll need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Castelo Branco's minimum age to rent a car?
Most suppliers in Castelo Branco set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to check National's policies to determine what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Castelo Branco?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Castelo Branco. Economy or compact automobiles are easier to park and great for short drives. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a SUV or a sedan will have more room and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Castelo Branco vacation can choose a higher-end category like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in Portugal?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from National in Portugal. Many of the major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have limitations, such as not covering large 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 Castelo Branco. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does National require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
National requires a deposit when you reserve your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the model and make of the vehicle.
Do I have to return my National rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You receive the car topped off. If you return your rental with less than the amount that you received it with, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to National.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Castelo Branco?
Castelo Branco definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities here.
Does Castelo Branco National offer one-way car rentals?
National typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your vehicle at a different location. Don't forget 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 Castelo Branco, having the keys to your own ride lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of Portugal, you can drive when you want to, without having to coordinate a ride-share or wait for the bus.
Before your next trip, book your National Castelo Branco rental car and visit all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Go with CarRentals.com and drive the open road in Castelo Branco, Portugal.