For Rentals in the United States a Major International Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, etc.) is required to rent a vehicle by most car rental companies.
IN FLORIDA, some of the car rental companies have made exceptions to the overall policy to allow resident from the Caribbean and Latin America, the use of a Debit Card. The following table will describe the deposit requirements by car rental company:
|Car Rental||Minimum Required Documentation||Type of Rentals||Deposit Amount||Locations|
Non-USA Valid Driver's License
ROUNDTRIP Airline/Cruise ticket for the same
dates as the car reservation dates
Valid ONLY for Prepaid Booking
|$150 plus estimated rental charges not included in the prepaid voucher||
All Florida Airport Locations
|NO CASH DEPOSIT ACCEPTED||CREDIT CARD ONLY||AVERAGE $300 PLUS RENTAL CHARGES|
No Debit Cards deposits are allowed when renting: Luxury, Convertible, Large SUV's, 8, 12 or 15 Passenger VANS, any other specialty vehicle.
There are some Alamo Rent A Car locations around the United States that may accept cash or a Debit Card as a deposit. It is recommended to check with our Support desk for verfication and special conditions.