Can you take a rental car to Mexico? Yes, it is possible to rent a car in the U.S. and drive it into Mexico at select Avis locations. To do so, you must be a U.S. resident and have a corporate AWD (Avis discount number). Avis does not allow customers to pick up a car in the United States and return it in Mexico.
Is it safe to rent a car in Mexico?
- Overall, renting a car in Mexico is a safe and easy process as long as you use common sense and pay attention to your surroundings. The most important thing to know before renting a car is to make sure you purchase the liability insurance, as your basic car insurance coverage or credit card coverage will not work.
Rental car companies permit taking cars into Mexico only when rented for that purpose with Mexican insurance included, so you would have no opportunity to purchase it separately in any case. Avis, Budget and Dollar are reported to allow rentals for Mexico.
Can I take Enterprise Rental Car to Mexico?
Rentals Originating in the United States: Most locations do not allow travel into Mexico . If you wish to travel into Mexico , you will be required to purchase additional insurance to cover the vehicle while in Mexico . Please contact the branch directly to determine limitations and availability.
Can you rent a car to go to Mexico?
Yes, you can rent a car to drive to Mexico , but specific restrictions apply. You need to rent the vehicle through a corporate account, and it must be returned in the U.S. (no one -way rentals into Mexico are permitted). This insurance is only available at certain U.S. rental locations.
Can I rent a car in Arizona and drive to Mexico?
You can rent a vehicle from any Hertz location in Arizona (including Nogales) for Mexico travel. Vehicles are not allowed to be taken more than 250 miles into Mexico , which is approximately the distance between Nogales and Ciudad Obregon.
What rental car companies allow you to drive out of state?
Rental Car Chains That Do Not Restrict Driving Out of State Avis Budget Group – Avis, Budget , Payless. Hertz Global Holdings – Hertz , Dollar, Thrifty. Enterprise Holdings – Enterprise, National, Alamo.
What happens if you accidentally cross the border into Mexico?
Mexico has an open border with the United States. In fact, Mexico has an open border with all of its neighbors. If you cross the border accidentally or intentionally nothing will happen , unless you were carrying contraband, either firearms or illegal drugs. If you cross by car, they may inspect your vehicle.
Can you take a rental car from San Diego to Tijuana?
No rental car company will allow you to pick up a car in the U.S. and return it in Mexico. The most common request we receive for such one -way rentals from California is to the General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport in Tijuana (TIJ). This airport runs along the United States / Mexico border.
Can you take a Budget rental car into Mexico?
If you are a U.S resident, you may drive a Budget car into Mexico only if you purchase Mexican Automobile Liability Insurance at certain U.S. rental locations. This policy will allow current corporate customers only to travel south into Mexico in a Budget rental .
What rental car insurance is required in Mexico?
Mexico does not accept liability coverage from U.S. auto policies or credit card insurance. You simply cannot rent a car without buying Mexican liability insurance . But here’s what most renters don’t know: By law, the mandatory liability insurance is already included in the rental price. Cost: Included in rental rate.
Can I rent a Uhaul and take it to Mexico?
No. U-Haul rental contracts specifically prohibit taking their trailers and trucks into México. Other rental companies also prohibit taking their rentals across the border into México. U-Haul will not rent to a person if they are going across into Mexico , even if it will be a round trip.
Can you drive a rental car from San Diego to Mexico?
Only a few rental car companies in San Diego will allow you to drive their cars into Mexico . And they won’t let you do it unless you buy full Mexican auto insurance (by the day) from them before you leave the lot.
Can you cross the Canadian border in a rental car?
Can you take a rental car to Canada ? Yes, you can take a rental car to Canada after you pick up a vehicle at many U.S. Budget locations. Keep in mind that taking a rental car to Canada requires a Canadian non-resident insurance card, which indicates that you have auto insurance that works in Canada .
Can I take a Hertz rental car to Mexico?
Mexican law does not allow Mexican citizens to bring a U.S. vehicle into Mexico , or operate a U.S. vehicle within Mexico . The sale of Mexico insurance to a citizen of Mexico is not permitted. For driving into Canada, the renter will need to advise the rental counter. You must have a valid license and rental record.
Can I rent a car and drive it out of state?
If you’re renting with Enterprise, Alamo, National and many others, there are no restrictions for driving the rental car out of state in the US. This gives you much more flexibility if you need to rent a car to visit family out of state , for example, so take advantage of that!
How do I get unlimited miles with enterprise?
Unlimited mileage is available for most car classes in the U.S. and Canada. Larger or Specialty vehicles (such as large passenger vans, large cargo vans, large SUVs or Exotic cars) come with limited mileage and an incremental cost of $0.10 – $0.25 for every additional mile /kilometer over the allowed limit.
Can I rent a car and drive it across the country?
Yes, you do have the option to take your Avis rental car out of state. Feel free to explore metro areas that cover several states or to take long road trips across the country . Keep in mind that if you are dropping the car off at another location (in or out of state), some restrictions and fees may apply.