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Car rentals in Cape Charles: All you need to know

A Cape Charles car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Virginia has to offer. We've gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Cape Charles. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.

Where can I get a bargain rental car in Cape Charles?

You're well on your way to finding the best deal on your car rental with us. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming booking. You can:

  • Compare and contrast all the deals available
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
  • Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
  • Determine the car you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need

Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental suppliers have retailers in Cape Charles?

From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.

What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Cape Charles?

That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Cape Charles. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, make sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:

How old do you have to be to rent a car in Cape Charles?

Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Cape Charles is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to discover what the exact charge will be before you book your car.

Do I need insurance to rent a car in Cape Charles?

When cruising through Cape Charles or the rest of the United States, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. The majority of 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 United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.

Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Be sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.

What is the difference between all the fuel policies?

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

You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

Most suppliers provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend bringing it back filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a filling station before bringing the car rental.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

If you plan to explore all that Cape Charles and maybe even the rest of Virginia offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."

Before you drive off

Before you begin on your Cape Charles trip, be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:

  • Inspect your vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
  • Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
  • 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 working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Cape Charles rental car today

You know you can count on a wonderful car that will result in more cash to spare when you reserve with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Cape Charles rental car. See you around town.