Car rentals in Jeonju: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Jeonju whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around the area and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Jeonju. We've answered your most popular questions about car rentals in Jeonju. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How can I get a bargain car rental in Jeonju?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly rates. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Jeonju has to offer. You should also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Don't get more car than you need. Commonly, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Jeonju.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Jeonju?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Jeonju?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this town means you're bound to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Jeonju||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|Minivan||Large groups who want to navigate Jeonju together||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Jeonju?
Usually, to rent a car in Jeonju you must be at least 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the rental agreement to discover any additional fees will be before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Jeonju?
When driving in Jeonju 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 additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you know your insurance won't cover you while traveling through KOR.
Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some coverage, however, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there 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 a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car. 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 half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Some rental car companies 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 usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don'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 companies provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we suggest returning your car topped off. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you bring your car back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Jeonju?
If you want to explore all that Jeonju offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you get started on your Jeonju adventure, check out a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, 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
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Jeonju car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Jeonju has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Jeonju.