Car rentals in Marathon: All you need to know
A Marathon car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of Florida has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Marathon. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Marathon?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the cheapest rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Marathon. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Marathon?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Marathon?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Florida metropolis means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Marathon?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Marathon 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 supplier's terms to discover any additional charges will be before you rent your car.
Does Marathon require rental car insurance?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, provide some coverage; however, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
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 search for an open gas station near your rental car supplier
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. 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 Marathon.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Marathon?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Marathon. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur added charges. Review your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Inspect 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Marathon 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. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a vehicle that can fit your requirement and not deplete your travel piggy bank.