Car rentals in Manila: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Manila whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Manila. We've collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Manila. Keep reading to discover 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 Manila?
We always strive to get you the best rate. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. You can:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Learn about any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you can make sure you know the actual cost before you book
- Determine what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Manila.
What rental companies have agencies in Manila?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Manila?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Arkansas town means you're certain 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 Arkansas back-country||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Economy Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Manila?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Manila is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to discover any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Manila?
When driving in Manila or the rest of the U.S. of A., you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your automobile. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Manila 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 car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest 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 pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the 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 suggest 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Manila. You can drive as much as you like without incurring additional charges. Be sure to read your policy to discover if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot. You should:
- Walk around your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Manila car rental today
Know that you can count on a great set of wheels that will result in more money to spare when you reserve with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Manila car rental. We'll see you on the road.