However, what if you need to have an important guest coming to visit and prefers to travel around Singapore without having to wade through commuters? What if you have an important event or destination that requires you to have a different mode of transportation? Should you buy a car for these events?
Before you panic and go buy a car if you do find yourself in such a predicament, you can simply rent a car from one of Singapore’s car rental companies. But, which one should you pick when you need a car for an event or occasion?
Here is our review of the best car rentals in Singapore you can check out for those sudden car needs:
Drive.SG has been featured in many magazines and online reviews, offering all types of cars for rent: from small hatchbacks to SUVS. It was established in 2010 and its founders opened the service to provide a more efficient car rental services without having to call to check if the car you want to rent is available. Customers who wish to rent through Drive.SG can view the photos of the cars available for rent from 50 different partners and immediately secure the car you want at the best price possible. They even offer regular discounts depending on how long you need to borrow the car. You can rent the car for a short-term or long-term lease.
If you cannot drive or you are travelling in a group, you can simply request for their chauffeur service which can take you around Singapore or even Malaysia. Drive.SG also offer wedding car rentals, which features all types of luxury cars depending on your choice.
You can simply check out Drive.SG’s website to check out the car model you wish to rent and see their prices. You may also add extra options when you rent through Drive.SG: from insurance to toll cards if you are travelling to Malaysia with your rented car.
Budget is a large car rental company that has locations in 120 countries, including Singapore. They offer a wide variety of car models up on rent: from sedans, 4WDs to sports cars. It is regularly updated and each car automatically has a 24-hour roadside assistance in case you have problems. You can also get points for your frequent flier miles if you rent a car from Budget. May it be for a short-term or long-term lease, you can get a nice rental price in Budget.
If you are going to rent through Budget, you can simply head on to their website and check all the cars they have on rent. Drivers must be 23 years old before they can rent a car through the site, but young drivers ages 20 to 22 can purchase the Young Driver’s Insurance for a fee. For drivers who will bring their rented cars outside Singapore, you will need to pay a cross border surcharge.
Addons can also be added to your rental order, from insurance coverage, baby and infant seats, WiFi, GPS to cash cards.
The company has been in the car rental industry for the past 5 years since they started out in 2013 with just Japanese-made cars offered for rent. However, as they expanded, they increased the number of cars they have on lease: from simple cars to luxury sports cars. You can rent cars as short as one day and as long as 10 days depending on your needs.
If you wish to lease a car from CL Leasing, you can check their website, Facebook page or call their hotline for more details. Their customer service is open for 24 hours so you can get the best deals at the right price or get some help if the car suddenly breaks down. If you rent cars from them, you will get regular calls from the company to sort out your car’s maintenance.
The company provides car rentals and limousine services for both individual and corporate needs. They have a variety of car models from where you can choose from and you can rent their cars for either short or long-term use. For corporate rental cars, you can check out their leasing packages to see which cars can match your needs.
If you want your guests to feel like a VIP when they arrive in Singapore, you can inquire about Singapore Car Rental’s Limo Services. They will pick you and your guest from Changi Airport or in your guest’s hotel and drive you everywhere. You can also request coach and minibus charters for sightseeing and other events.
To learn more about Singapore Car Rental’s services and deals, you can check out their website, call their hotline, e-mail them at email@example.com or visit their office at 30 Raffles Place. When you secure a rental car through the company, they can deliver the car to your home for free or you can pick it up at 8 MRT stations across the country.
Established in 1972, it is Singapore’s major player in the transportation industry. Their rental cars and limousines have competitive rates which you can rely on if you are looking for a flexible rent. SAN’s fleet also serves some of the government’s bodies and some of the country’s top multinational corporations. Aside from cars, SAN’s is also an accredited travel agent so they can sort out city tours for you and your guests, as well as airline and attraction ticketing.
To check out their leases, you can check out San’s official website or contact their office hotline.
As cars become more expensive as years progress, it would be difficult to maintain it if you will only use it on rare occasions. If you do use it for your usual commute, you will have to worry about where you will park it and even pay for fuel.
If you do not want to worry about keeping a car for these rare times you need to use one, just contact one of these car rental companies today and learn how you can drive a car around Singapore without having to own one.