There is no better way to see everything Fresno has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Thrifty rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can drive wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next trip to California even better with a Thrifty rental car.
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Fresno has over half a million people, meaning this city is sizable enough for a bit of exploration. Visitors come to have fun at Fresno's local attractions. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to take in as much of Fresno as possible while on your trip. You'll be able to explore of this city once you get the keys to your Thrifty rental car.
We work with the most dependable businesses, like Thrifty, because they are well-known for their success in supplying travelers with the best cars. We can help you and your visit get off on the right foot.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get a Fresno Thrifty rental car at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest rates, whether you reserve your vehicle. However, booking your car ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Be sure to read the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What do I need have with me when I pick up my car rental in Fresno?
Be sure 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 Fresno?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Fresno is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to go over Thrifty's policies to know what the total cost is before you book.
What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Fresno?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Fresno. Compact or economy cars are good for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with colleagues or family, then a mid-size or SUV will have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Fresno vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from Thrifty in the United States. Many of the major credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) usually offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best 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 book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Thrifty car rental?
Thrifty requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to return my Thrifty rental with a full tank?
We suggest a full tank policy. You should get your car with the needle at "F". If you return the 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 Thrifty. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Fresno?
Fresno has over half a million people, so there should be plenty to do. Unlimited miles allow you to have an evening out in downtown Fresno or to go out downtown worry free. If you are hoping to add a little fun to your Fresno trip, you can also go to Blackbeard's Family Entertainment and enjoy an evening riding the park's attractions.
Does Thrifty offer one-way rentals in Fresno?
Thrifty offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your rental at a different Thrifty. Be aware there is typically an additional charge when you choose one-way.
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With so much to do and see in Fresno, having access to a set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of California, you can go wherever you like, without having to spend time waiting for the bus or hail a taxicab.
Before your next vacation, book your Thrifty Fresno rent-a-car and take off to all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Fresno, California.