Fairbanks started as a small gold mining town and is the gateway to an authentic Alaska adventure today. You will be captivated by the northern lights and the stunning views. Most domestic and International flights will arrive at the Fairbanks International Airport just six miles from the city. Car hires from Thrifty, Avis, Hertz are available directly from the airport.
Things to See in Fairbanks:
Fairbanks visitors will have a unique experience called Midnight Sun with over 21 hours of sunlight daily in the mid-summer months. The long days give you plenty of time to enjoy all Fairbanks has to offer. Take a dog-mush sleigh ride along scenic trails, bike riding is adventure with studded tires offering maximum traction. Rent all terrain four-wheel vehicles and take to the mountain trails.
Northern lights appear after 10 pm so find a dark, peaceful setting and sit back and enjoy the show. The Chena River flows through the town offering year-round activities such as ice-fishing, fishing, kayaking or canoeing.
Museums offer award winning exhibits and displays depicting the gold rush history of Fairbanks and the rich Eskimo heritage of the people. You will discover exquisite Alaska Native crafts and arts in galleries and shops throughout the city.
Fairbanks Car Hire and Transportation:
Fairbanks has consistent extreme cold temperatures of 8 degrees or even lower with heavy snowfall during the winter months and temperatures in around 70 degrees in July. You will enjoy exploring Fairbanks from the comfort of a car hire. During the winter months you will need to consider an four-wheel drive or all terrain vehicle.
Frequently asked questions
Is Carrentals.co.uk the cheapest?
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
What do I need to do when picking up a car?
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Are there any additional costs?
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
What is a worry-free label?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
How can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
When will I get a confirmation of my booking?
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).
Which car rental companies are compared by Carrentals.co.uk? at this location
- Alamo Rent a Car
- National Car Rental