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Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

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Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

I posted similar message at Vancouver forum, people suggested me to post my questions on road trip forum. Here are my message and questions:

We are planning to hire a car for 4 weeks In May/June from Vancouver to Vancouver Island, then drive down from West Coast to San Francisco, then via the Rockies back to Vancouver. We had a look some rental car websites, it appears there is limited on km (200 km/ day) outside the state and neighbouring states. Exceeding the limit, a charge will be applied.

We would like to know if we can hire a car with unlimited km no matter what state we drive to. We consider hire a car in USA like Seattle or San Francisco if we can hire an unlimited km car. We just have to alter our itinerary.

If we need to hire a car in SF or Seattle, can we return the car in different location or country (Vancouver).

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1. Re: Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

Here is the Road Trip Forum:

tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g1-i12567-Road_Tri…

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2. Re: Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

G'day Michelle,

You have posted on the Vancouver forum, so I would not expect you would receive any different replies to those you already have from your previous post on the BC forum. I would not hold out much hope for the Road Trips forum either as that is mainly focused on the US.

(Edit) Good morning Mufti. We were posting at the same time.

Edited: 9:29 am, October 31, 2013
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4. Re: Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

Considering that the closest point given to Toronto in the OP's itinerary is over 3500 km away, I'm not sure that information is helpful at all. And considering Justin joined TA today and has posted the same car rental link in all three of his posts (including necro-posting on a year-old thread), it looks suspiciously like he is promoting a particular car rental agency.

Michele, there are some third party brokers or travel agencies that seem to be good and are frequently spoken well off in these forums, but before booking a car through a third party, I would strongly encourage you to do a google search on them. Most of the time when people post to complain about really bad experiences with rental cars, it's with these agencies, and usually the ones that claim to offer bargains. Also, one thing to consider, with an extensive road trip like yours - if you have any trouble with the vehicle along the way, the advantage to going with one of the major car rental companies is that they would have many offices along your route where a car could be exchanged for another if necessary.

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6. Re: Where to hire a unlimited km car for road trip

More nonsense car rental "promotion' from a brand new poster posting on dead threads on multiple Forums.

Solicitation.

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