Car rentals in Roskilde: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to take you around Roskilde whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Roskilde. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Roskilde. Read on to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Roskilde?
We always try to get you the best rate. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, 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
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Roskilde rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Roskilde?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Roskilde?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this city means you're certain 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 Roskilde||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan||Family trips where you need additional room||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Roskilde?
Usually, to rent a car in Roskilde 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 over the rental agreement to determine what the exact rate will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Roskilde?
When driving in Roskilde or the rest of Denmark, 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 buy interim insurance with the rental supplier.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Roskilde rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. 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. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel 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 of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. 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 Roskilde.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Roskilde?
If you want to explore all that Roskilde offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Roskilde vacation, check out a few items before you leave the lot. You should:
- Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Roskilde rental car today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a grand set of wheels that will result in more extra cash to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your Roskilde car rental when you book with us. We'll see you around town.