Hiring the right company for your travels or airport shuttle bus rental can be the difference between the success or failure of your business or leisure. Information is the keyword. Know what to demand and how to proceed to avoid inconvenience.
- Make sure the company is correctly registered with regulatory agencies.
- Check the vehicle’s insurance policy.
- Ask to check the technical inspection reports and mandatory inspections.
- regulatory agencies issue an operating permit for each type of trip. This license is mandatory and must be accompanied by a list of passengers with full names + ID. Ask the driver to check the document before boarding.
- Look for information from tourist guides, they are great references.
- Study the company’s trajectory.
- Never fail to demand your rental agreement and ask to specify what type of vehicle and what capacity in the document.
- Avoid prices that are way below market. Cheap in the case of transport is almost always expensive.
- Check if they have the mandatory passenger transport course.
- Before traveling, talk to your driver. Explain how the trip will be and what care you would like him to have. This attitude will surely avoid many misunderstandings.
- Remember: the driver is there to provide you with a service; however, however inside the vehicle, especially in risky situations, his guidance must always be respected.
- Schedule the vehicle’s arrival time 01 hour before boarding and carry out a complete inspection of the accessories and cleaning conditions. If there are problems or divergences from what was contracted, notify the driver and the company immediately.
- Check the general condition of the tires.
- Ask if the vehicle has a complete maintenance kit (tools, step, jack, etc.).
These are just a few tips for success in your hiring and trip. Dialogue and research are fundamental tools in the mission.
SHOULD I RENT A CAR For My Trip?
We usually say that it is unnecessary to use a car inside the city, as you can do everything on foot. If you take the tours with tourist agencies, transport is usually provided so that you wouldn’t need a car either. If you choose the convenience of the transfer to come from the airport, then the car will not be necessary again. There are many taxis at various points well distributed throughout the city, making transport when necessary.
If you are willing to rent a car, you can save money on transfers and transport to the tours, and you will still have the autonomy to come and go wherever and whenever you want. So, we usually say that car rental depends on the profile of each one. We hope these tips may have helped you understand yours better.