If you want to see everything Lafayette has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from National. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own ride, you can drive wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Louisiana even more enjoyable with a National rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over one-hundred thousand people, Lafayette is a city that has lots going on. Travelers come to admire Lafayette's attractive setting. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to take in as much of Lafayette as you can during your trip. And with your National rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
Originally founded by two dozen 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 economy to SUVs, allowing you to choose the best automobile for your upcoming getaway.
What you need to know about car rentals
How do I get a Lafayette National rental car at a great price?
We try to get you the lowest rates, whether you book. But getting ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Make sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I have with me when I get my car rental in Lafayette?
You will need to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Lafayette?
Most suppliers in Lafayette set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Make sure to check National's policy, as there may be added fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category vehicles in particular.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Lafayette?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Lafayette. Compact or economy automobiles are good for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a sedan or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Lafayette trip can choose a higher-end vehicle like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent from National. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my National car rental?
National does require a deposit when you book your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip to Lafayette. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
What is the fuel policy on my National car rental?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You should receive your vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to National. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Lafayette has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to find out what else Louisiana has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits once you've checked off all the activities in Lafayette.
Does National offer one-way rentals in Lafayette?
National typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at another location. However, 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 Lafayette, having your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of Louisiana, you can leave wherever you want to, without trying to hail a cab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your National Lafayette car rental and take off to all the must-see sights at your own pace. Book through CarRentals.com and speed along the streets in Lafayette, Louisiana.