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Car rentals in Mammoth Cave: All you need to know

A Mammoth Cave car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Kentucky has to offer. We've gathered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Mammoth Cave. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.

Where can I get a bargain car rental in Mammoth Cave?

We always try to get you the best rate. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. Be sure to:

  • Compare the prices of vehicles
  • Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
  • Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
  • Search and book as far in advance as you can

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

What rental suppliers have retailers in Mammoth Cave?

From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.

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

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

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

Typically, to rent a car in Mammoth Cave you must be at least 21. However, there might be an added fee if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals. Read through the terms to find what any additional charges is before you book your rental.

Does Mammoth Cave require rental car insurance?

When cruising through Mammoth Cave or the rest of the U.S. of A., you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you rent a car. The majority of countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental agency. Moreover, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.

The major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will generally cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Mammoth Cave.

Are there different fuel policies?

Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.

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

What fuel policy should I get?

We usually suggest that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.

Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Mammoth Cave?

If you plan to explore all that Mammoth Cave and maybe even the rest of Kentucky offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Mammoth Cave. Go over the fine print to be certain they are truly "unlimited."

Know before you go

Be sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:

  • Check out the car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. 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 inflated and both the lug wrench and jack 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
  • Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Mammoth Cave car rental 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. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can align with your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.