Car rentals in Turku: All you need to know
A Turku car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of the region has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Turku. Keep reading to see 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 Turku?
You are on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental when you use CarRentals.com. However, you can try to do a few things to keep your next rental affordable. Make sure to:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the true cost before you rent
- Don't rent more vehicle than you need. Commonly, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Turku rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Turku?
There are around a half-dozen rental car suppliers to decide from in Turku. You'll find some of the best companies, like Sixt. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Turku?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Turku. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with luggage and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Turku?
Generally, to rent a car in Turku you must be at least 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the supplier's terms to determine any additional charges will be before you rent your car.
Does Turku require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage with the rental car company.Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, provide some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check car rental supplier's policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you get your vehicle. Use as much gas as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. 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 an empty tank. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't have 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 shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Turku. You can cruise as much as you like without incurring additional charges. Review your policy to discover if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Look over your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Turku rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Turku has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Turku.