Car rentals in Jeonlabokdo: All you need to know
A Jeonlabokdo car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of the region has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Jeonlabokdo. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I get a great deal on a rental car in Jeonlabokdo?
You're well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you will know the true cost before you rent
- Determine the vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Jeonlabokdo rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Jeonlabokdo?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Jeonlabokdo?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Jeonlabokdo. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Jeonlabokdo||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with a lot of suitcases and a need for space||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a little sightseeing||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Jeonlabokdo?
Generally, to rent a car in Jeonlabokdo you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to find any additional charges is before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Jeonlabokdo?
When cruising through Jeonlabokdo or the rest of South Korea, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage with the rental supplier.
Many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, give some coverage, but there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
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 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 like and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service 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. Ask the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Jeonlabokdo?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Jeonlabokdo. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur extra charges. Be sure to read your policy to see if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Before you get started on your Jeonlabokdo adventure, be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Jeonlabokdo rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Jeonlabokdo has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Jeonlabokdo.