If you want to see everything Virginia Beach has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Thrifty. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own car, you can drive anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your upcoming trip to Virginia even better with a Thrifty car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver seat
With nearly a half-million people, Virginia Beach is a city that has plenty going on. Travelers come to check out Virginia Beach's attractive setting. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to check out as much of Virginia Beach as possible while on your vacation. And with your Thrifty rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
We work with the top companies in the world, like Thrifty, to not only get you the ride you desire for your upcoming trip, but also the best price. Thrifty is known for their track record in supplying travelers with the best vehicles. 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 Virginia Beach Thrifty car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price, whether you book. However, reserving well ahead of your trip can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Virginia Beach?
Make 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 Virginia Beach?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Virginia Beach is 21. Take time to review Thrifty's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars especially.
What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Virginia Beach?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Virginia Beach. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and good for short commutes. Commute times in Virginia Beach average 28 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car more comfortable. If you want to lower your emissions and save on gas, then opt for a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their Virginia Beach getaway can choose a higher-end car model 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. Many major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Virginia Beach. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with 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 book your rental for your trip to Virginia Beach. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly based on the make and model of the rental.
What is the fuel policy on my Thrifty car rental?
We suggest a full to full policy. You should get your vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before you bring it back to Thrifty.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Virginia Beach has enough to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to see what else Virginia has to offer. You can explore the rest of the region free of mileage limits after you've checked off all the activities in Virginia Beach. If you are looking for more excitement on your Virginia Beach getaway, you can check out one of the three theme parks in the area. Embrace your thrill-seeking side, or take the fam to Atlantic Fun Park or Motor World.
Can I get a one-way rental from Thrifty?
Thrifty offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to return your vehicle at a different Thrifty. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Virginia Beach, having your own set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to see more of Virginia, you can go when you like, without trying to wave down a taxi or sign up for a ride-share.
Before your next getaway, book your Thrifty Virginia Beach rental car and take off to all the must-do activities at your own pace. Go with CarRentals.com and speed along the streets in Virginia Beach, Virginia.