Car rental extensions are required if you are in a rental car and need to return it later than specified on your contract. Some companies want you to call your rental location directly, while others have a dedicated line for assistance in extending your rental car.
Remember, that the original rate of rental (per day) is not necessarily the guaranteed rate per day for the extended part of the rental. Check your contract or call to verify extra charges, when doing car rental extensions.
Below are some company specific policies and guidelines for extending your rental car (all links open in a new window): *Note: Car rental companies can modify policy at any time; I make every attempt to maintain up-to-date info, but always check with an individual company to verify any policy. See: Disclaimer
If you need to extend your car rental, you should call Alamo at 1 (800) 462-5266
states that: If the vehicle is kept longer than originally planned, a daily overstay fee may be apply. This late fee is in addition to any extra daily/weekly rates. Your rental agreement or car rental contract will
specify if any late fees will apply and will specify if rates are subject to retroactively change. (ie, if the rate will change for the whole rental period or just for the extra days)More Alamo Related Pages
For car rental extensions with Avis, you must call the rental location directly. The location’s phone number appears on your rental agreement.
gives the following information with regards to extending your rental:
a service fee of $10 will apply and your your original daily rental rate may change. You must call in to extend your rental. If you don't notify Avis that you will be keeping the vehicle longer then expected within 7 hours of your originally scheduled return time to extend your rental, a late fee may apply; contact your rental location for details.
If you need to extend your rental period for a rental taking place in the U.S. you must contact a Budget reservation agent at 800-824-6287.
If renting in another country you must contact the location directly in order to extend your rental.
According to Dollar.com If you need to extend your rental period, you must contact the car rental location where you picked up the rental vehicle to receive authorization and find out about additional costs you may be charged. The phone number to the location will be on your rental contract.
EnterpriseAccording to Enterprise.com if you have already picked up your vehicle, and are looking at extending your rental car period, you will need to contact the office that you rented from directly. This phone number would be on your rental contract or found on their website for the rental location.
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FoxAccording to FoxRentaCar.com For a car rented at the Fox location at PHX, rental extensions must contact the location.
You will need to call the Car Rental Extensions department at 1-800-654-4174, which is open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week
If you need to extend your rental period, you must contact the car rental location where you picked up the rental vehicle to receive authorization and find out about additional costs you might incur. The phone number to the location, on your rental contract.
PaylessAccording to PaylessCar.com you must contact your rental location directly in order to extend your rental.
SilverCarAccording to Silvercar.com if you need to extend the rental agreement for longer than 30 minutes past your scheduled return time you must call 1-855-359-2227 to see if there is availability to extend your contract.
ThriftyAccording to >Thrifty.com if you need to extend your rental period, you must contact the car rental location where you picked up the rental vehicle to receive authorization and find out about additional costs you might incur. The phone number to the location, will be on your rental contract. More Thrifty Related Pages