There is no better way to see everything Fresno has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your National rental car. Stop wasting 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 next vacation to California more enjoyable with a National car rental.
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Fresno has over half a million people, meaning this city is just large enough for a little adventure. Travelers come to take advantage of Fresno's local attractions. Whatever you choose to do first, you'll want to check out as much of Fresno as you can during your vacation. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your National rental car.
Founded by two dozen independent car rental agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the U.S. to over 2,000 locations worldwide. National offers everything luxury to economy, allowing you to choose the best vehicle for your next vacation.
What you need to know about car rentals
How do I get the best deals on a Fresno National rental car?
We strive to get you the lowest rates, whether you book. But booking your car 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 pick up my rental car in Fresno?
You will need to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's the minimum age to rent a car in Fresno?
Most suppliers in Fresno set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Take time to go over National's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars in particular.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Fresno?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Fresno. Economy or compact vehicles are great for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size or SUV is going to have more room for luggage and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a little luxury on their Fresno vacation 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. Many major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually offer coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Fresno. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does National require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
National requires a deposit when you book your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip to Fresno. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the model and make of the car.
Do I have to return my National rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You should receive your car topped off. If you return your rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to National. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Fresno has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to go out in Fresno's downtown or to go out downtown without being concerned about your limits. If you want to add some adventure to your Fresno trip, you can also head to Blackbeard's Family Entertainment and spend an afternoon riding the park's attractions.
Does National offer one-way rentals in Fresno?
National typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental at another National. However, there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
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With so much to do and see in Fresno, having access to an automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of California, you can leave wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or having to be committed to a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your National Fresno car rental and visit all the must-do activities. Book through CarRentals.com and drive the open road in Fresno, California.