the corona virus to limit the spread of regulations will, inter alia, air travel has shrunk drastically.
at the Same time an increasingly bigger part of the passenger terminal, the parking areas of the decoration on the car rental cost games stands unused. The industry’s largest players as Europcar as Avis and Budget to tell the airport to the rental decline.
– air travel related car rental has plummeted to almost non-existent, whereas Avis and Budget car rental equivalent to Helkama Rent Oy:n vt. ceo of Maija Koskela .
– corona situation seems clearly to both business travel and leisure travel segments, there the drop has been more than 50%, said Europcar Finland’s ceo Jussi Holopainen .
Supply a substitute car, the demand for corona is not much affected, said Helkama Rent vt. ceo Maija Koskela. Karoliina Paavilainen
the Situation is, however, not a rental from a business standpoint, completely hopeless, eye infections avoidance perspective, the rent-a-car might be, for example, trains and buses compared to, after all a better option.
the Surface of things to the
the Rental companies at least strive to keep their fleet clean. The surface should be wiped with pathogens to kill with disinfectant in the usual detail. Door handles, steering wheel, gear stick and dashboard säätimineen processed. Also the seat belt locks and cleaned.
the risk of cases being taken to help also time.
We have a few the case be such, where has been the suspicion that the client may have been exposed to, then that car is not nine days has been to get off, tells Holopainen.
the car of the quarantine in keeping is, however, not to the customer free of charge.
It is priced so that it is 20 euros a day, it’s part of a car rent, to strengthen Holopainen.
Sometimes renting may be refused.
– If the client would say that he may have the corona virus, then we can’t use that car even give. But if there is a quarantine cases, is healthy and is capable of plane travel, then it is given and is used to treat this process. But they are terrible little people care for their movements mainly to the rest of the way, Holopainen said.
business travel wane is on the other hand, signs that car free individuals and households would be the corona in a situation boosted by the taken vehicles on lease. Although the greatest demand is for small how cars, is Avisilla and Budgetilla noticed the family car demand emphasis.
the airport to the event car rental is dropped as airlines have reduced operointiaan, said Eurorent Finland ceo Jussi Holopainen.Europcar
– Some now accentuated by spacious station wagon model of the demand, families are clearly a new group of customers. Situation due to changing life situations are maybe the reason, that in a few weeks – a few months in length for rent agreements is more and more demand. In addition, the demand is oriented clearly especially necessary for cars as transport capacity enabling vans, says Koskela.
Also Europcar-rental vans has been taken. In total, the company is in Finland, approximately 2600 vehicles, where there’s also about fifty trucks
– commercial vehicle hire in respect of the demand does not decrease but rental car is still an effective and fast way to add a momentary capacity and long-term rental for a safe move, says Holopainen.
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