Question: Can You Return A Rental Car An Hour Early?

What happens if I return my Enterprise rental car early?

At Enterprise, we do not charge customers more for returning a car early, and you will only be charged for the days you had the vehicle (excluding prepaid reservations)..

What happens if a rental car is not returned?

It happens easily enough: you get stuck in traffic and realise you won’t make it to the rental counter to drop your car off on time. Car hire companies will usually give you a brief ‘grace period’, but then they might charge you for a whole extra day and/or an extra fee for dropping your car later than expected.

Can you drop off a rental car before office opens?

Non-airport locations Require that their rental vehicles be returned during normal business hours. Please check with your branch about Sunday hours.

What happens if someone steals my rental car?

If a rental is stolen and properly reported, the rental car company will close the contract on that vehicle. That leaves you potentially stranded without a car. The rental car company may or may not allow you to immediately rent another car.

How late can you turn in a rental car?

There is generally a 29 minute grace period for daily rentals. If the vehicle is returned within 2 ½ hours of the time it was rented on a subsequent day, additional hourly charges will apply. Hourly charges for your location and rental can be found on your rental contract.

Can you return a rental car a few hours early?

If you return a vehicle early, the company may not be able to rent it out for those days. … To avoid these fees, it’s key to call the agency as soon as you know you’ll be returning the car at a different time.

How much is Enterprise drop fee?

When you do this though you typically do incur (as others have mentioned) a ‘drop fee’. That can be as little as a few dollars, to several hundreds of dollars or even as high as over a $1k. It all depends on where you want to pick up the vehicle, and where you want to drop it off at.

How long can you keep a rental car before it’s reported stolen?

Originally Answered: How long before a car rental company calls car in stolen if you don’t return it on time? It varies but most wait one day then report it stolen unless you contact them. They can do so as soon as the contract expires however.

Does rental car pick up time matter?

Arriving a few minutes early at the counter is less of a problem than arriving late. Most rental companies will let you take the car early if it’s available. As a general rule, leave 45 – 60 minutes between expected landing time and the car rental pick-up time.

Do I get a refund if I return my rental car early?

If you need to drop off your car earlier than expected, call the local number the rental company should have given you with the paperwork you got when you picked up the car. You will not receive a refund for the unused days, but there shouldn’t be any charges for returning the car early.

Can someone else return my rental car?

Someone other than yourself can return your rental car, but to do so they must be a named driver on your rental agreement. Adding extra drivers to a rental agreement can bump up costs, so talk these through with your rental provider and decide if they are really necessary.

Can I leave my car at Enterprise Rental?

If you rent from Enterprise, you can leave your personal car at the Enterprise lot.

How long can you keep an Enterprise rental?

Some car dealerships may allow you to lease a car for several months at a time, but terms tend to be limited and may include a minimum number of days and mileage restrictions. With an Enterprise long-term rental, you can rent a vehicle for as long as needed, whether it’s several weeks, a month, or longer.

Can I return my Dollar rental car early?

There is a $10 fee to change your rental agreement. Early Return Fee. An Early Return Fee of up to $32.50 will be applied if You return the Vehicle more than 24 hours before the date and time previously scheduled, and You fail to notify us more than 24 hours in advance of such change by calling us at 1-888-283-0898.

What time should I return rental car?

There is a 29-minute grace period for returns. After 30 minutes late, hourly car rate charges and taxes may apply. After 90 minutes late, full-day late charges and taxes may apply. After 7 hours late, if you didn’t call to extend your rental, an additional $10/day late fee applies.

Can you return a car to Enterprise early?

At Enterprise, we do not charge customers more for returning a car early, and you will only be charged for the days you had the vehicle (excluding prepaid reservations).

Do I have to vacuum rental car before returning?

We don’t require customers to sanitize their rental vehicles before returning them; however, we do expect rental cars to be returned in the same clean condition that they were first rented in.

What happens if you damage an Enterprise rental car?

Minor damage to a rental car, such as scratches, dents, or a chipped windshield are covered by the Damage Waiver. The Damage Waiver is an optional protection product you can purchase with your car rental.