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National Car Rentals in Santarem: All you need to know

If you want to see everything Santarem has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from National. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have access to your own car, you can drive wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next vacation to Portugal even more enjoyable with a National car rental.

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With everything to do and see in and around , you'll want to explore more than just the area surrounding your hotel during your visit. Whether you have to try that new chophouse across town or check out some of the best local favorites, you'll want your own vehicle to take in as much as you can during your visit. No matter what you have planned while in , if you wish to get the most out of your time in the city, having your car is a must.

Originally founded by twenty-four independent rental car agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the United States to over 2,000 locations worldwide. National provides everything luxury to compact, allowing you to choose the best car for your upcoming holiday.

What you need to know about car rentals in Santarem

How do I get a Santarem National rental car at a great rate?

CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your car. However, booking your car ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to read the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.

Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my rental car in Santarem?

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 Santarem?

Most suppliers in Santarem require that you at least be 21 years old to rent a car. Take time to read through National's policy, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars in particular.

What kind of National rental car should I get for my trip to Santarem?

That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Santarem. Economy or compact vehicles are ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a SUV or a sedan will have more room and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their trip can choose a higher-end car model like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.

Is insurance required when you 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 card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually provide some coverage. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger 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 . Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also 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 book your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip to Santarem. Please be aware that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the car.

Do I have to return my National rental with a full tank?

We recommend a full to full policy. You receive the car with the needle at "F". But, if you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current fuel prices to refill it. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to National.

Why should I get unlimited miles?

Santarem definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities here.

Does Santarem National offer one-way car rentals?

National offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to return your rental car at a different location. Don't forget there is typically an additional charge when you opt for one-way.

Book today for great rates

With so much to do and see in Santarem, having access to your own auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to explore more of Portugal, you can drive when you want to, without trying to wave down a cab or sign up for a ride-share.

Before you head out of town, book your National Santarem rental car and visit all the must-see sights at your leisure. Go with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Santarem, Portugal.