Car rentals in Greenland: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Greenland whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Greenland. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Greenland. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Greenland?
You're well on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, you can do a couple things to keep your next rental affordable. You can:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Greenland?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Greenland?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Greenland. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to go over our chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you deserve the best||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with plenty of bags and a need for space||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Greenland?
Usually, to rent a car in Greenland you must be at least 21. But, there might be an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Go through the terms to determine what the exact rate is before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Greenland?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. But there may be limitations, like not covering bigger automobiles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Greenland.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Some providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Greenland?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Greenland. You can drive wherever you like and not incur additional charges. Review your rental agreement to discover if there are any restrictions.
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Greenland vacation, check out a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and make sure there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Greenland rental car today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you know you can count on a great vehicle that will result in more money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Greenland rental car. We'll see you on the road.