Car rentals in Woodbridge: All you need to know
A Woodbridge car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of California has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Woodbridge. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a great deal on a rental car in Woodbridge?
We always strive to get you the best deal. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Compare daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you can make sure you know the total cost before you rent
- Determine what vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Woodbridge.
What rental companies have agencies in Woodbridge?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Woodbridge?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Woodbridge. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to go over our chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Woodbridge||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Woodbridge together||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Woodbridge?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Woodbridge is 21. Please note, you may find that there is an added fee if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Go over the terms to figure out what the exact fee will be before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Woodbridge?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary insurance with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some coverage; however, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.
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 search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've 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 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 the tank empty. Some suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate 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 collect the vehicle, and you won'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 have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually suggest that you choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Woodbridge?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Know before you go
Before you get started on your Woodbridge vacation, make sure you check out a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Walk around the vehicle and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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 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 unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Woodbridge rental car 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're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can fit your requirement and not break your wallet.