Car rentals in Oak Harbor: All you need to know
An Oak Harbor car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Washington has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Oak Harbor. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Oak Harbor?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, to increase your savings when you travel to Oak Harbor you can do a few things. Be sure to:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you can make sure you know the total cost before you book
- Determine the vehicle you'll need for your trip. 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 Oak Harbor?
In Oak Harbor, there are 3 rental suppliers to choose from, like Enterprise. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Oak Harbor?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Washington metropolis means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Oak Harbor?
Normally, to rent a car in Oak Harbor you must be at least 21. However, there might be an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Read over the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact rate is before you reserve your rental.
Does Oak Harbor require rental car insurance?
When cruising through Oak Harbor or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage through the rental agency. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will usually offer coverage. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Oak Harbor.
What is the fuel policy for Oak Harbor rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.
You will have to search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. 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 Oak Harbor.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Oak Harbor?
If you plan to explore all that Oak Harbor and maybe even the rest of Washington offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Go over the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Oak Harbor trip, be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it 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 Oak Harbor rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can align with your needs and not deplete your travel fund.