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Car rentals in Melbourne: All you need to know

A Melbourne car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Arkansas has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Melbourne. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.

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

CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the best packages Melbourne has to offer. You should also:

  • Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
  • Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with any added costs
  • Decide what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need

Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.

What rental companies have outlets in Melbourne?

From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.

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

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

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

Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Melbourne is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to find what the exact charge will be before you reserve your rental.

Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Melbourne?

When driving in Melbourne or the rest of the U.S. of A., you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary insurance through the rental supplier. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.

The major credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will usually provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering large vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Melbourne.

What are the different fuel policies?

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

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. 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 Melbourne.

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

Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Melbourne. You can drive as much as you like without incurring extra charges. Review your policy to find out if there are any restrictions.

Before you leave the lot

Be sure you check a few items before you leave the lot on your Melbourne adventure. It's important to:

  • Walk around 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
  • Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
  • 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 navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city

Book your Melbourne car rental today

Know that you can count on a grand set of wheels that will leave you with extra money in the bank when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Melbourne car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you out here.