If you want to see everything Colonia has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Thrifty. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can go wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next vacation to Uruguay even more enjoyable with a Thrifty car rental.
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With all there is to do in and around the Colonia area, you'll be wanting to take in more than just the area surrounding your hotel while on your stay. Whether you have to try that latest restaurant across town or see some of the local hot spots, you'll need your own set of wheels to take in as much as possible during your getaway. No matter where you end up staying in Colonia, if you wish to get the most from your trip Uruguay, having access to your auto is a must.
CarRentals.com works with many of the most dependable companies, like Thrifty, to not only get you the auto you desire for your family's vacation, but also get you the best rate. We can help you and your journey get off on the right foot.
What you need to know before you go
How do I get a Colonia Thrifty rental car at a great price?
We strive to get you the lowest price, whether you reserve your vehicle. But getting ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
What should I have with me when I pick up my car in Colonia?
You will need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Colonia?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Colonia is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Thrifty's policy to know what the total cost is before you book.
What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Colonia?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Colonia. Economy or compact vehicles are great for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a sedan or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer commutes. Those looking for a little luxury on their Colonia 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 Uruguay?
In Uruguay you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Thrifty car rental?
Thrifty does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip to Colonia. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
What is the fuel policy on my Thrifty car rental?
We encourage a full tank policy. You receive the car with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring your car back to Thrifty. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Colonia?
Colonia definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road after you've checked off all the activities here.
Does Colonia Thrifty offer one-way car rentals?
Thrifty offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your rental at another Thrifty. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Colonia, having your own set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to see more of Uruguay, you can leave wherever you want to, without having to coordinate a ride-share or hanging out a stop waiting for the bus.
Before you head out of town, book your Thrifty Colonia rent-a-car and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your own pace. Go with CarRentals.com and cruise the highway in Colonia, Uruguay.