Car rentals in Vitoria: All you need to know
You need a great vehicle to get around Vitoria whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Vitoria. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Vitoria. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Vitoria?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get budget-friendly rates. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental car companies, select the top rental locations, and find the best packages Vitoria has to offer. You should also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel 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 suppliers have outlets in Vitoria?
In Vitoria, we have a few rental car suppliers to choose from, like Hertz. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Vitoria?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this town means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the back-country||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Economy Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Vitoria?
Usually, to rent a car in Vitoria you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Read over the supplier's terms to determine what any additional charges is before you rent your vehicle.
Does Vitoria require rental car insurance?
When cruising through Vitoria or the rest of Brazil, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental agency.
The major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will generally offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Vitoria.
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 an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up 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. 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 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 get the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Several providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher rate for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full tank policy. You should receive your automobile with a full tank, and you should return it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, find a gas station before you bring your car back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Vitoria. You can cruise wherever you like without incurring added charges. Go over your rental agreement to see if there are any restrictions.
Know before you go
Be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should:
- Inspect your car 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
- 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Vitoria car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can align with your requirement and not break the bank.