Car rentals in Gwangyang: All you need to know
A Gwangyang car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of the region has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Gwangyang. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a bargain rental car in Gwangyang?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
- Book your rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Gwangyang?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Gwangyang?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this city means you're bound to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the back-country||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Gwangyang?
Typically, to rent a car in Gwangyang you must be at least 21. However, there might be an added charge if you're under 25 or for higher category cars. Read through the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact charge will be before you rent your vehicle.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Gwangyang?
When cruising through Gwangyang or the rest of South Korea, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim coverage through the rental supplier.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find a gas station near 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. 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? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Many rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel 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 pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to see all that Gwangyang offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few items before you leave the lot. You should take time to:
- Look over the car and be sure there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Gwangyang car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Gwangyang has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Gwangyang.