COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus Update

Here is the latest information concerning COVID-19 and renting a car on DiscoverCars.com.

We are working around the clock to keep up with the constantly-changing situation throughout the world so we can provide you with up-to-date information regarding travel restrictions, rental branch opening hours, shuttle services, safety measures, and more. Our Customer Support team is ready to assist you any time, night or day.

If seeking general travel advice, we strongly recommend consulting the guidance of your government and the World Health Organization.

Your health and safety are of the utmost importance to us.

If you do travel, we want you to be as safe as possible while doing so. Thus, we have added information in our search results letting you know which rental companies are disinfecting their vehicles to prevent the spread of the virus.

Badge

A badge is shown next to all cars that we have confirmed are disinfected between each and every renter.

Search filter

Use the filter on the left-hand side of the search results to only see vehicles that are confirmed to be thoroughly disinfected.

We understand your need for flexibility.

We’d like to tell you that we’ve become more flexible, but the truth is that we were always flexible. If you need to change the dates of your rental or you decide to travel somewhere else, you can modify your booking in the My Booking section without charge (although the rental price may change).

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if my flight is delayed or cancelled?

If your flight has been delayed, it is your responsibility to contact the car rental company and inform them of the delay. You will find their contact information on your booking voucher. If you are unable to contact the car provider, you can contact our Customer Support team and we’ll do our best to inform them. Bear in mind that if you do not arrive on time or do not inform the car rental company about the delay, your reservation will be automatically cancelled and considered as a no-show.

Please check in Rental Conditions to see what the grace period for your rental is. (Grace period is an extra amount of time you are given in case of being late.)

If your flight was cancelled, the first thing to do is to contact our Customer Support team. Inform us about the cancellation before the original pick-up time, and we will do our best to inform the car provider about your situation. We’ll also ask them to hold the car for you for pick-up the following day. Do note that you will still have to pay for the first day as the car was reserved for you.

We can also try to find a different car for you. In this case, the new price will usually be higher than the original price because the car will be needed within a short period of time. But we will give you a new Voucher without charging another prepayment.

In the event of a delayed or cancelled flight, we advise you to contact your airline to check the compensation procedure in the country where you’re travelling.

Bear in mind that flight delays and cancellations are out of our control and Discover Cars is not responsible for any problems or additional costs incurred due to airlines.

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