Car rentals in Como: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to get around Como whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Como. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Como. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Como?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book budget-friendly deals. Just enter your travel dates and go down the variety of rental car companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Como. You can also:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they usually are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Como.
What rental companies have retailers in Como?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Como?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Como. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to read over our chart below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you need the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family vacations where you need additional room||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Great for driving through congested cities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Como?
Normally, to rent a car in Como you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional fee if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Go over the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact rate is before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Como?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some insurance, there may be restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a more expensive rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Check out your vehicle and make certain there is no dents or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Como car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Como has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Como.