If you want to see everything Sumter has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Thrifty. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can drive anywhere you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming trip to South Carolina more enjoyable with a Thrifty rental car.
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Sumter is a perfect destination when you need some respite from busyness of a big city. Travelers come to have fun at Sumter's local attractions. And if you want to explore more, take advantage of its location close to New York City. Whatever you pick to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Sumter as possible while on your stay. If you need to see what else is around Sumter, then jump behind the wheel of your Thrifty car rental and see what else is out there.
CarRentals.com works with some of the most dependable businesses, like Thrifty, to not only get you the vehicle you need for your trip, but also get you the best rate. We can help your visit get off without a hitch.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get a Sumter Thrifty rental car at a great rate?
We try to get you the best rates, whether you book. But reserving ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Be sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car in Sumter?
You will need to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Sumter?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Sumter is 21. Take time to read through Thrifty's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals in particular.
What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Sumter?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Sumter. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and ideal for short commutes. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a sedan or SUV will have more room for luggage and be a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Sumter vacation can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 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. Many of the major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out by calling your credit card company to find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Sumter. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Thrifty require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Thrifty does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to return my Thrifty rental with a full tank?
We recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your Thrifty rental with full tank, and you should return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Sumter?
Sumter's small-town atmosphere certainly has its charms, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Sumter.
Can I get a one-way rental from Thrifty?
Thrifty offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at another location. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you pick one-way.
Book today for great rates
Once you've checked off the must-see sights in Sumter, having your own auto will allow you to see what else South Carolina offers. When you are ready to explore more of South Carolina, you can leave when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or having to be committed to a bus schedule.
Before your next family vacation, book your Thrifty Sumter rent-a-car and take off to all the items on your itinerary. Reserve with CarRentals.com and cruise the streets in Sumter, South Carolina.