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Boston, Massachusetts: The Athens of America

As the birthplace of the American Revolution, Boston has its place in history firmly cemented. Today, Boston is known for its universities, beautiful green spaces, tech businesses and sporting culture. A car rental is a great way to travel through the city traffic and see all the major attractions during your trip.

Museums for Families

The Boston Museum of Science is just under 3 miles from the heart of downtown. This world-renowned institution partners closely with schools like Harvard University. Permanent exhibits include a celebration of Massachusetts' inventions and innovations over the years.

The New England Aquarium is located just about half a mile from the center of downtown Boston. Famous for its penguins and Marine Mammal Center, this nonprofit is a fun and educational experience. It's a great fit for families with kids of all ages.

Sports in Boston

Fenway Park, located near Kenmore Square, is one of the oldest baseball stadiums in the country. The area near and around Fenway exudes youth, with Northeastern University, Boston University and the Wentworth Institute of Technology close by. There are two official lots for parking your rental at the stadium, which is less than 3 miles from Boston Common.

The Patriots play outside of Boston proper, at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough. The town is about 30 miles away from downtown Boston. On the drive, you'll get to see a bit of life in small-town Massachusetts. Foxborough itself is home to plenty of charming mom and pop delis and pizza places. It's a nice change of pace from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Boston, MA, United States

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    Car Rental Requirements in the United States

    • Minimum Age

      For most car rental companies around the world, the minimum age requirement is 25. Drivers aged between 21 and 24 might be subject to additional local fees and may not be allowed to book vehicles under the Premium, Specialty, SUV, Minivan, Van, Convertible, Utility and Luxury Vehicle categories. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

    • Driver’s License

      Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driver's license held for minimum of 2 years. If your license is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driver's Permit to accompany your national driver's license is highly recommended.

    • ID or Passport

      Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID or passport.

    • International Credit Card

      The renter must present a personal credit card, valid in the country of pick-up with enough funds to put a hold for a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car rental company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The rental company will place a hold in the amount of the security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher on the card provided at the rental location.

    • Prepaid Booking Voucher

      You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the rental location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as vehicle availability within the group selected.

    • Important Information

      Car rental companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the rental company.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT CAR RENTAL

    Proteções do veículo Car rental insurance

    Car rental insurances are usually called Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) and Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and cover against damages made to the car in case of an accident.

    Proteções à terceiros Third party insurance

    Third party insurances are usually called Additional Liability Insurance (ALI). Generally, they cover damage made to someone else’s property in case of an accident involving the rental car.

    Caução Security deposit

    Also known as credit hold, a security deposit is necessary when you pick-up your rental car. The deposit is “blocked” on the driver’s credit card and “unblocked” after you return the car in the same conditions.

    Opcionais Optional services

    It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat, booster seat and more. Add them to your booking now so you don’t have to worry about it later!

    Condutor adicional Additional driver

    If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car rental agreement as an additional driver and comply with the same car rental requirements, such as minimum age and documentation needed.

    Quilometragem Mileage

    Check your reservation for the information about unlimited or limited mileage. Unlimited mileage means you can ride how much you want without paying any extras. Road trip saved!

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