Car-Rentals.com Richmond Upon Thames is an independent car rental comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car rental companies so as a customer you can always book your rental car trough us at a competitive rate.
The charming city of Richmond makes an excellent base for exploring the central region of Virginia. It is a modern city with many delightful historic neighborhoods. A great way to explore Richmond and the nearby attractions is with budget car rental in Richmond Downtown.
For first time visitors to the city, visit the Richmond Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau first which can be found on 401 N 3rd Street. Finding your way around Richmond is easy as it operates a grid system, but many of the roads are one way only.
The Visitor Bureau is a great place to pick up information on the many historical sites from the Colonial and Civil Wars as well as museums, advice on shopping and where to visit in the Greater Richmond Area. For those with car rental in Richmond Downtown they also provide handy maps of the area.
Places to visit within the city include Monument Avenue, which is lined with statues of heroes from the Civil War; historic Tredegar which is located on the James River; the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Carytown and Maymont.
With car rentals in Richmond Downtown it is easy to explore the many attractions outside the city. No trip to Virginia is complete without a visit to the historic towns of Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown. Or take a scenic drive along the picturesque Blue Ridge Parkway, admire the Atlantic coast beaches at Virginia Beach or visit Monticello, the hometown of Thomas Jefferson.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Our rates are all-inclusive. Our reservation department will inform you in advance should additional costs apply. You can always cancel your booking free of charge if you do not agree (this must be done at least 48 hours prior to the start of the car hire period).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).