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Car rentals in Buffalo: All you need to know

You want a great automobile to take you around Buffalo whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Buffalo. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Buffalo. Read on to discover how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.

Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Buffalo?

We always try to get you the best deal. However, to increase your savings on your trip to Buffalo you can do a few things. Make sure to:

  • Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
  • Book your rental as far ahead of time as you can
  • Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are pricier
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more with a longer rental

These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Buffalo.

What rental companies have outlets in Buffalo?

From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.

What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Buffalo?

That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Buffalo. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to read over the table below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Buffalo?

Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Buffalo is 21. But, there might be an additional fee if you're under 25 or for higher category vehicles. Read over the terms to discover what any additional fees will be before you book your rental.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Buffalo?

When driving in Buffalo or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through the rental car dealer for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com during checkout.

Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.

What are the different fuel policies?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to search for a gas station close to your rental car supplier

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

If you want to check out all that Buffalo and maybe even the rest of Missouri offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Buffalo. Read the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."

Tips before you leave the lot

Before you get going on your Buffalo vacation, make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should:

  • Inspect the vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
  • Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area

Book your Buffalo car rental today

Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Buffalo has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Buffalo.