Car rentals in Pohang: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Pohang whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Pohang. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Pohang. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Pohang?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag the cheapest rates. Simply enter your travel dates and go through the variety of car rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Pohang. You should also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which usually are more expensive
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Pohang?
From global names like Avis and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Pohang?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||If you really want to go all out on your vacation to Pohang||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with plenty of suitcases and a need for space||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Pohang?
Generally, to rent a car in Pohang 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 rental agreement to find any additional charges is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Pohang?
When cruising through Pohang or the rest of South Korea, you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage with the rental agency.
The major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will generally offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Pohang.
What are the different 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 close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Pohang.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Pohang?
If you plan to check out all that Pohang offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to be sure they are actually "unlimited."
Know before you go
Make sure you check a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Pohang adventure. You should:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Pohang car rental today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can align with your requirements and not deplete your travel piggy bank.