Self-drive car rental service is gaining popularity in India as more and more are opting for renting car to go outstation on their own or even to go within the city. Having your friends and family coming over for a long weekend? Bored of driving your own vehicle and wanting to try your hands on a different car? Whatever your reason may be, multiple options are now available to rent a self-drive car for you at your own discretion.
Self Drive Car Rental in India
Volercars are currently operational in Ahmadabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Mysore, Chandigarh, Delhi NCR, Pune. You can book the car just by paying the booking amount and security deposit can be paid later.
Zoomcar has all India permit, so you can go anywhere. You don’t have to pay for the fuel as it’s already included in the cost, website provides 24*7 roadside assistance with pan India Partners and all your bookings will include damage insurance. If you join Zoomcar’s club you don’t need to pay security deposit and you can earn points with every booking and redeem them for rides.
Myles has around 38+ car models, 21 cities to be driven and 250 locations to pick from. You need valid driving license and an ID proof during car handover process. You need to upload your documents after booking confirmation itself so that they can be verified. If you opt for Myles Secure, the refundable security deposit is reduced and you also get protection against accidental damages. Do check their cancellation policy for refund amount.
Avis is currently offering it’s services in Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi/NCR, Hydrabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. Person who is driving the vehicle should present Passport/Voter ID/Aadhar Card, Driving license, Credit Card with pay desired limit of Security Deposit of Rs. 5,000.
Revv self drive car service is available in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi NCR, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Vizag, Mysore, Coimbatore, Mangalore, Kolkata, Kochi & Ahmedabad. Charges for round-trips and local one-way trips will depend on the pricing plan that you select.
MyChoize is currently present in 13 Indian cities including Bangalore, Pune, Mumbai, Delhi-NCR, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Indore, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Surat and Vadodara. There is no hassle of keeping fuel slips and seeking reimbursements, no additional cost for tax, insurance or pollution. Your maximum liability in case of an accident is limited to your refundable security deposit.
Urban Drive service can be availed in Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Hydrabad and Mumbai. There is speed limit so you can not drive more than 120km/hr. In case you need delivery of the car at his convenient location within a city, he needs to pay Rs.300 for each pickup/collection.
Self drive service is available in Delhi, Mumbai, Goa an Pune. Cost of fuel to be entirely borne by renter. An amount of fuel will be given with the car, the renter needs to return the car with the same amount of fuel or more if the car is to be picked up form the Clients given location. You should have mentioned documents with you Valid Driving License, Valid Passport / Adhar ID Card, Current Residential Address Proof, Company ID.
Whatever website or service provider you choose, don’t forget to keep below things in mind :
- Get the right price : Depending upon distance you have to cover you can select the plan
- Type of car : If you are confused which car you should select keep in mind number of travellers, luggage and the comfort level expected during the trip.
- Add other cost: Do calculate security deposit, over speeding charges any other charges while selecting the service provider
- Check car before taking delivery : Do not forget to check if the spare tyre and stepney jack are in place. Afterward, examine the brakes, engine, and battery of the car, along with its condition so that the drive is comfortable without any hindrance.