Car rentals in Bedford: All you need to know
A Bedford car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of England has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Bedford. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How can I find a bargain rental car in Bedford?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to get budget-friendly deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go through the variety of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Bedford has to offer. You should also:
- Compare daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the total cost before you book
- Don't get more car than you need. Typically, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Bedford rental car.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Bedford?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Bedford?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this England metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Bedford?
Generally, to rent a car in Bedford you must be at least 21—the same as it is across most of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to determine any additional fees is before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Bedford?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Bedford. Check ahead of time and, if it is required, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Bedford.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Bedford trip, go over a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Check out your car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Bedford rental car today
Know that you can depend on a wonderful vehicle that will result in more extra money in the bank when you book with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Bedford car rental. We'll see you around town.