Car rentals in Harderwijk: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to take you around Harderwijk whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the top sites around the area and park in front of the best restaurants in Harderwijk. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Harderwijk. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Harderwijk?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag the best rates. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Harderwijk has to offer. You can also:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you will know the total cost before you book
- Don't rent more vehicle than you need. Normally, the smaller the class the lower the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Harderwijk?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Harderwijk?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Harderwijk. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to go over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing plenty of exploring and want a comfy ride||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy Car||Great for maneuvering through large cities||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Harderwijk?
Usually, to rent a car in Harderwijk you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the supplier's terms to discover what the exact price will be before you book your rental.
Does Harderwijk require rental car insurance?
When driving in Harderwijk or the rest of the Netherlands, you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage with the rental supplier.
Although many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Harderwijk rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter 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 be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most rental car suppliers provide you a full to full tank policy. We advise bringing it back filled up. If you want to save some money, find a filling station before you return the car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those 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.
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot on your Harderwijk adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Harderwijk rental car today
You know you can count on a great car that will leave you with money to spare when you reserve with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your Harderwijk rental car when you book with us. We'll see you around town.