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Car rentals in Carthage: All you need to know

You need a great vehicle to take you around Carthage whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around the region and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Carthage. We've collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Carthage. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.

Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Carthage?

CarRentals.com makes it easy to get the cheapest deals. Just enter your travel dates and go through the variety of rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Carthage has to offer. You should also:

  • Compare vehicle pricing before you book
  • Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically cost more
  • Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
  • Search and book in advance

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

What rental suppliers have outlets in Carthage?

From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.

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

Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Mississippi town means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:

What's the age requirement to rent a car in Carthage?

Generally, to rent a car in Carthage you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Read over the terms to determine what the exact rate will be before you reserve your rental.

Is insurance required to rent a car in Carthage?

Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary insurance with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles such as premium models or some SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Carthage.

What is the fuel policy for Carthage rental cars?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.

You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location

What fuel policy do you recommend?

At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You receive the car with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, find a filling station before returning the rental.

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Carthage?

If you wish to see all that Carthage and maybe even the rest of Mississippi offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Carthage. Review the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."

Before you drive off

Before you begin on your Carthage adventure, make sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:

  • Walk around the vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Carthage rental car today

Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can suit your requirements and not break the bank.