Book a cheap car rental in Utah on VIP Cars & save big!
|Minimum car hire period:||1 day|
|Popular rental locations in Utah:||Salt Lake City, Orem & St George|
Book a cheap car rental in Utah and travel freely on your own pace and schedule! Situated in the southwest region of the United States, Utah is renowned for its amazing picturesque beauty and year around outdoor activities including snowboarding, skiing, hiking, horseback riding, water skiing, and rock climbing. Capital city, Salt Lake City, has a number of distinctive modern and historical spots to visit including Temple Square. Utah has an amazing number of national parks and monuments.
Canyon lands National Park is a large, striking wilderness of sandstone cliffs, canyons, narrow gorges, plateau, and good-looking formations west of Moab. Bear Lake is a popular water sports and summer resort area enclosed by outstanding mountain scenery northeast of Logan. If you want to visit Utah's mountains, September and early October is normally the best time to enjoy them to the fullest; Zion National Park is a popular area of sandstone cliffs, bluffs, gorges, mesas, and colorful formations. Plan your stay in Utah with an advance online car rental booking with us. Call us to know more about the deals!
General Useful information
- Cars are driven on the right-hand-side of the road and 'petrol’ is known as 'gas’.
- Overtaking is allowed from both sides, on the free-ways.
- Wearing seat-belts is compulsory and children below the certain age should be seated in proper child-seats that you can rent at the time of booking.
Car rental companies in USA Utah
Utah – best known for its National parks – witnesses a big chunk of tourists in the months of April-May and September-October. These months are the busiest, so if you are planning to travel in these specific months, it is advised that you rent a car as much in advance as possible. With us, advance boking is really easy as our partner suppliers allow pre-booking of up to 6 months and the variety and prices offered are really great. Our partner agencies also offer a lot of locations, allowing you the options of one-way and cross-border.
The following are the car rental agencies we work with in USA Utah:
- Dollar Tour
- FOX USA
- Thrifty Tour
- Alamo Rent a Car
- National Rent a Car
Places in USA Utah where you can return your rental car
With VIP Cars and partners you can rent a car almost anywhere within the state of USA Utah. As already stated, our suppliers offer the option of the one-way, which means that if you want, you can pick the car at one place and can return it to a different location. You can rent a one-way on our booking engine by using the 'Different drop-off location?’ section, and by doing this, the prices that you will see online will be inclusive of the one-way fee.
Following are the places in USA Utah where you can request a pickup or drop-off:
Salt Lake City
Best type of car to rent in Utah
Visiting Utah alone, with friends, on business or for an off-roading trip? – with VIP Cars and partners you can easily find the car which is best for your travel needs. For a business trip a luxury car is just apt, and for city travel, a standard car or an economy car would just be most fitting, but for places which have parking problems, a mini car will be just fine.
As already mentioned Utah is also known for its water sports etc – if you are planning such outings and are carrying equipment, an SUV is the best option. The following are the car types that you can expect to find on our booking engine while searching for your Utah car rental deal:
- Cheap car rentals Utah: If you are planning budget travel, it is better to rent an economy, mini, standard, sedan or a compact car.
- Luxury car rental Utah: In Luxury car segment you can rent various spacious convertibles like Porsche, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari and Mercedes.
- Van rental Utah: Travelers who are traveling with a big group of people, they can rent 7, 8, 9, and 12 seater vans and minivans. We suggest you book them at least a month or two in advance.
Popular one-way trips that you can take from Utah in a rental car
Car rental Utah to San Francisco
Suggested trip: Sandy (Utah) to San Francisco
Car rental Utah to Las Vegas
Suggested trip: Eden (Utah) to Las Vegas
Car rental Utah to Florida
Suggested trip: Salt Lake City to Panama City
Car rental Utah to Mexico
Suggested trip: Salt Lake City to Mexico City
Car rental Utah to Canada
Suggested trip: Provo to Calgary
Frequently asked questions
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Utah?
To rent a car in Utah, the driver needs to be at least 21 years of age; however it is a generalization and may vary as per the supplier’s policy & the car-category you are renting. Though many car rental agencies also allow driver below the age to 21 to rent, they charge a young driver surcharge from such drivers. Read the car rental T&Cs for the current information.
Make sure that you are inputting the correct age at the time of booking; the supplier might refuse you the car rental if found underage.
Can I drive in Utah with a foreign license?
Yes, you can drive your rental car in Utah with a foreign driver’s license (DL). The DL needs to be full and valid, & must be issued by the country of your residence. And in case, it is not in English, it is advised that you carry your international driver’s permit, and if not that at least an official translation of your license. In case of an accident, with the help of these documents, the officer will be able to fill the accident form for you even when your DL is in some foreign language – this form is essential for you to get your deposit refunded provided it says that it was not your fault.
Read the rental voucher and read the deal-specific T&Cs for more information.
Do I need an IDP to drive in Utah?
In USA, the requirements of the international driver’s permit varies from state to state, so check with the rental agency or read the terms and conditions to know whether you will need the IDP or not. If the supplier has mentioned it as one of the mandatory documents, make sure that you have it with you; otherwise the supplier might refuse you the rental car.
How much to rent a car in Utah?
The cost of the rental car depends on the type of car you are renting; economy and compact cars are usually the cheapest to book, while big and luxury cars are comparatively expensive. There are other factors also that might add to the cost, for instance if you are below 25 years, it is possible that you might have to pay the young driver surcharge. Season also plays an important role; booking way in advance helps you get a good deal at a cheap price.