Frequently asked questions about car rental

Frequently asked questions about car rental

28 Sep. 2022

After the pandemic, the car rental market in Romania developed and diversified in an extraordinary way. At the same time, due to the special interest people have shown in car rentals, the number of questions related to the car rental service has increased.

Thus, today we decided to answer the most frequent questions that arise when renting a car:

What conditions do you have to meet to be able to rent a car?

For renting a car from BDV Bestauto, it is you must be at least 21 years old, and your driver's license must be at least 1 year old.

What are the necessary documents for signing the contract?

When signing the rental contract, you must present your driver's license, an identity card and a credit card if you opt for card payment.

Is there a mileage limit?

Within our company, the rental price covers an average of 200 km/day. Thus, additional kilometers will be charged with 1 ron/km (0.2 eur/km).

Do you have to return the car with a full tank?

When you rent a car, it is mandatory to return it in the conditions in which it was picked up, together with all the documents and accessories that were handed over at the time of the rental. Thus, the car must be handed over with a full tank. If the car is returned with a smaller amount of fuel than at the time of rental, a fee of 2.5 eur/liter will be charged.

Is it possible for another person to drive the rented car?

The rented car is insured only for the person who is the owner of the contract. Thus, if another person intends to drive the car, then, at the time of opening the contract, that person must be mentioned in the rental contract.

How do you proceed if you want the car to be picked up/handover at the airport?

A BDV representative will be waiting for you at the airport. Yoru will sign the documents there and you will be able to take over the car immediately. Handing over and picking up cars from Cluj-Napoca Airport is free. In addition, for more comfot and the achievement of the highest standards, you can opt for the Airport car rental service with a driver. Thus, you will get rid of the worry of parking spaces, you will not accumulate fatigue due to driving or nerves due to traffic, you can relax throughout the trip and you can channel your attention to other things.

Can I drive the rented car outside the country?

Driving a rented car outside the country is possible under certain conditions and only in EU member states. For this, however, you will have to notify the representatives of the rent a car company when you confirm the reservation. In addition, you will be charged a fee of 100 euros/exit, which is necessary for the territorial extension of the insurance and for the issuance of driving licenses.

How do you proceed in case of an accident?

If you were involved in an accident with a rented car, the first thing you must do is to contact and inform the car rental company.

Then, it is necessary to present to the company representatives the amicable finding or the statement issued by the Traffic/Local Police attesting to the conditions of the accident and the parties involved. Otherwise, you will be required to pay an amount between 200 and 500 euros, depending on the damage to the car and its value.


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