Car rentals in Pomona: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Pomona whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Pomona. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Pomona. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Pomona?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get the best rates. Just type in your travel dates and go down the list of rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Pomona has to offer. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Pomona?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Pomona?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Pomona. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to go over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Pomona||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Big groups that need room for all their luggage||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Pomona?
Usually, to rent a car in Pomona you must be at least 21. However, there might be an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Go through the terms to find what any additional charges will be before you book your rental.
Does Pomona require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Pomona.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your car. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas upfront 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 bring back the 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 pick up the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up 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 get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the lot on your Pomona adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your car and be sure there is no damage 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
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Pomona rental car today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can count on a grand car that will leave you with extra money in the bank. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Pomona rental car. See you around town.