If you want to see everything College Park has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Thrifty. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own vehicle allows you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, when you want. Make your next trip to Maryland more enjoyable with a Thrifty rental car.
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College Park is a perfect spot when you desire to get away from rat race of a big city. Travelers come to take advantage of College Park's local attractions. But you may have your eye on exploring the a variety of entertainment options. Whatever you pick to do first, you'll want to check out as much of College Park as possible while on your stay. If you need to mix it up from College Park's easy-going vibes, then get behind the wheel of your Thrifty car rental and see what else is out there.
We work with the finest companies in the industry, like Thrifty, because they are well-known for their success in providing travelers with the best cars on the road. We can help you and your visit get off to a great start.
What you need to know before you go
How do I get a College Park Thrifty rental car at a great rate?
We strive to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you book. But reserving well ahead of your trip can help you save even more. Make sure to not add an additional driver and check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
What should I have with me when I pick up my vehicle in College Park?
You'll need to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in College Park?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in College Park is 21. Take time to go over Thrifty's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals especially.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to College Park?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit College Park. Economy or compact vehicles are good for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in College Park are around 34 minutes, so you may find a mid-size car or SUV more comfortable. If you want to decrease your emissions and save on gas, then pick a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little extravagance on their College Park trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent in the United States. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Thrifty require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Thrifty requires a deposit when you book your rental. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip to College Park. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly based on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Thrifty?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle with full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to Thrifty.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in College Park?
College Park's small-town atmosphere definitely is charming, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in College Park.
Does College Park Thrifty offer one-way car rentals?
Thrifty usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at a different location. Be aware there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
Once you've checked off the must-do activities in College Park, having your own ride will allow you to see what else Maryland offers. When you are ready to check out more of Maryland, you can drive when you want to, without trying to hail a cab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Thrifty College Park rental car and visit all the must-do activities. Reserve through CarRentals.com and hit the streets in College Park, Maryland.