Prague Airport (PRG) car rental questions
What does TPL insurance cover at Prague airport?
In case you injure other road users or damage someone’s property while you’re driving at Prague airport, TPL insurance will pay these costs. TPL does not cover any damage to the driver’s own rental car. Unlike many countries in Europe, TPL insurance is NOT required by the laws of Prague.
Am I going to get the exact car that I am booking at Prague airport?
Rental companies do their best to supply the exact car that you booked at Prague airport. Every effort will be made to provide the specified make and model of the vehicle. However, in an unlikely case, it may be necessary to supply you with a model from the same or a higher class of cars during your travel to Prague.
Do I have to pay at the time of booking a car at Prague airport?
Most rental companies at Prague airport will not hold a car for a specific client unless the client has committed to renting it (i.e. prepaid it). We don't require full payment, but we do collect a small deposit as a commitment that you're willing to rent a car at Prague airport. This way, we may guarantee that the selected vehicle will be reserved for your car hire. If you change your plans, you can cancel for free up to 24 hours before pickup at Prague airport (subject to the rental company's Terms).
What kind of car rental insurance do they have at Prague airport?
Third Party Liability (TPL) – provided for free with 100% cars. Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) – provided for free for 70% of the cars. Super Collision Damage Waiver – provided for free for 15% of the cars.
Can I rent a car at Prague airport without a credit card?
Some rental companies at Prague airport have no deposit rental car offerings or accept debit cards for deposit. Make sure you have enough money on your debit card to lay down a deposit.
Are there cars to rent without a deposit at Prague airport?
Most car hires at Prague airport ask for a deposit at pick up. Deposit sums in local car hires vary depending on the company and the car class. Expensive cars will ask for a higher deposit than the economy ones. All Deposits are taken to cover the costs of possible expenses. If no costs to the Rental company occur, the Deposit will be fully refunded.
Can I get unlimited mileage for rental cars at Prague airport?
3/4 of rental cars at Prague airport have unlimited mileage. Those who restrict the number of kilometres usually set it at 200 km per day. The price for extra km varies. Payment for any extra mileage will have to be made on return, unless you purchased Unlimited Mileage when booking.
Can I rent a car at Prague airport with no deposit?
Yes, some companies at Prague airport have car rental offerings without deposit required.
What are the car rental rules at Prague airport?
We operate with a number of car rental companies at Prague airport, each with their own terms, conditions, charges, and fees. Most important, the terms and conditions are displayed during booking and fixed in your rental Voucher.
How do I rent an automatic vehicle at Prague airport?
If you wish to rent a vehicle with automatic transmission, look for the Automatic TM displayed on a car page. When searching for a car, you can also use our search filters to hide all manual cars and display cars with Automatic TM only.
How do you calculate car rental prices at Prague airport?
Car rental prices at Prague airport are based on a 24-hour time period, e.g. if you reserve and pick up your car rental at 10:00 you will have to drop it off the next day at 10:00 the latest so you don't get charged for an additional day. The number of hours that a car rental company at Prague airport will wait for a delayed return is entirely at their discretion.
Can I rent a diesel car at Prague airport?
We clearly indicate which vehicles are diesel. In most cases, if a diesel vehicle is selected, a diesel vehicle will be provided.
What does CDW rental insurance cover at Prague airport?
CDW insurance reduces your liability to your own rental car in case you cause a collision accident at Prague airport (that is YOUR fault). CDW sets the maximum amount of money you will have to pay for potential damages. Without CDW, you could be liable for the full cost of the rental vehicle if it were to be damaged. With CDW, you won’t have to pay the full cost of repairs, only contribute to them up to an agreed level. Note that the rental car's wheels, tyres, glass, underbody, roof, keys, locks and aerials are often not covered by the CDW at Prague airport.
Is there a full insurance for rental cars at Prague airport?
Super CDW (or Full Damage Waiver as some companies call it) cover the car parts that aren’t covered by the CDW (often, the windows, wheels or tyres are not covered by the standard CDW at Prague airport). Full insurance may also reduce the returnable Security Deposit and/or Excess so you may be required to leave a lower deposit amount at pick-up or even not pay anything for your own fault damages.
Do you provide your own insurance for rental cars at Prague airport?
The car rental insurance is always provided by the car rental company.
What is the cheapest car hire at Prague airport?
Our cheapest car to rent at Prague airport would be a Škoda Citigo manual, 1.0, Petrol.
What is the best car to rent at Prague airport?
Depends on your travel needs. In general a 2.0 mid-size car will help you make the most of your trip to Czech Republic.
What kind of driving licence do I need to rent a car at Prague airport?
International Driving License is not required, unless you do NOT have your name and credentials written in Latin letters in your domestic driving licence.