How do you ask a question on Turo?

To contact a host via Turo messaging, log onto Turo, open the Trips tab, and choose the booked trip you have a question about. Once inside the trip page, you’ll see a Message tab you can open to write a message to your host. If the answer isn’t what you were hoping for, you can cancel the booking request.

Can you use a Turo car for Uber?

Turo. Rent a car from Turo: As an Uber driver, you can’t use one of these vehicles to drive for Uber/Lyft but you can use it if for your personal needs if your car is in the shop getting repairs for example.

How long does it take to get approved for getaround?

Our team will verify your submitted information as quickly as possible, usually in less than 48 hours.

Is Turo a good deal?

If you are renting out the same car you use to get around, DON’T RENT OUT ON TURO. It just isn’t worth it. Pricing is something that you can fumble around with whenever and it varies drastically by car. The price can vary a lot though because you can give discounts to renters if they rent for a week or a month.

Can you get scammed on Turo?

Phishing scammers might contact you via phone or text message. A common scam is for someone to call or text from a non-Turo phone number and ask you questions such as, “Are you still using your Turo account?” Or “When was the last time you used Turo?” They’re hoping you’ll give them your two-factor authentication code.

Can you take Turo cars out of town?

You may, however, use the car for business purposes, such as attending meetings and carrying associated materials. unless a trip has been booked. Using vehicles without a reservation or outside your trip time constitutes unauthorized use.

How much does Turo insurance cost?

Turo protection plans by region

US Canada* UK
Premier** 100% of the trip price; minimum of $14/day Premier 60% of the trip price; minimum of $15/day Premier 80% of the trip price
Standard 40% of the trip price; minimum of $12/day Standard 40% of the trip price; minimum of $7.50/day Standard 30% of the trip price

What do you need to rent a car with Turo?

When you get approved to drive via your Account page, we’ll require the following:

  1. Profile photo. Upload a current photo that clearly shows your entire face–no sunglasses or hats.
  2. Phone number. Enter the number for a text-enabled phone in your name.
  3. Email address.
  4. Driver’s license.
  5. Address.

How much does the average person make on Turo?

Turo reports that U.S. hosts make an average of $545/month. You can earn 90% of the rental fee if you offer Extras (I’ll explain this further down).

What do I need to know before using Turo?

Pick your vehicle and review the details: Check how much gas and the total distance is included in the price. Look at the host’s reviews. Be sure to review Turo’s insurance policy. Your personal car insurance plan may extend to your Turo rental– check with your insurance company to be sure.

Is Turo on the stock market?

Car-rental startup Turo aims to list its shares publicly in 2021 after a strong end to 2020, the company’s CEO told The Wall Street Journal in a report published Friday.

Is there a deposit for getaround?

A security deposit may, in Getaround’s sole discretion, be required on a per-Trip basis to guarantee the payment of any reservations, extensions, charges, taxes, fees, or fines applicable to the Renter’s use of the car during that Trip.

How does Turo handle insurance?

While every protection plan includes liability insurance, physical damage reimbursement, and access to 24/7 roadside assistance,**** you get to pick the plan options that make sense for you. “Turo will pay the full repair cost up to the cash value of the car, or a limit of $125,000.”

Does Turo pay for gas?

Paying for missing fuel or low battery charge If you don’t replace the gas, your host can invoice you for the cost to replace the missing fuel plus a $10* convenience fee. If you left the car plugged in at a charging station, you’re responsible for those costs up to 24 hours after the trip ends.

Do I need to buy insurance for Turo?

You are not required to buy car insurance from Turo when renting a car—it’s up to you to decide. This means that any damage that happens to the car while it’s in your care, up to the total cost of the vehicle, will be your responsibility should you decline Turo’s protection plan.

Does Turo bring the car to you?

You can coordinate delivery at the start and end of your trip by using Turo’s Location Sharing feature in the app. You’re not responsible for any cost incurred to pick up or return the car unless you’ve agreed to it in Turo messaging. If you must pay a parking fee you didn’t agree to, we’ll make sure you’re reimbursed.

What happens if you damage a Turo car?

Turo will send the guest a detailed breakdown of damage costs and charge their payment card on file for any balance owed. Charges will include the cost of appraisal, repairs, and a processing fee of up to $575. Once repairs are complete, hosts should let Turo know so we can relist the vehicle.

Do you have to pay Turo upfront?

Option 1: Log onto Turo and open your Trips tab. Tap on the notification about the balance due. When you reach the Checkout screen, you’ll be prompted to pay your balance due before you can submit your trip request.

Is Turo car rental legit?

Turo is a peer-to-peer car sharing company that lets you rent your car out for compensation. They were founded in Boston, but are currently headquartered in San Francisco. So if you ever want to rent your car out and make some fast money, Turo is the place to do it.

Does Turo have a mileage limit?

You can offer unlimited distance or set a daily distance limit for your car. The minimum for most cars on Turo is 200 miles or 300 kilometres per day. You can set lower distance limits for higher value Deluxe Class and Super Deluxe Class cars.