If your trip to Pittsfield is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, we can give you a helping hand.Stop by Bousquet Ski Area. It’s one sight you’ll find on most visitors’ must-do lists. If you still have room on your travel schedule, Berkshire Museum and Colonial Theater will keep you entertained too.
If you’re in the mood for a day trip, pack some snacks and head over to Monterey. Located 17 miles away, it has loads to keep you interested. You can also check out the sights and sounds of Williamstown. It’s about 18 miles from Pittsfield and has some awesome things on offer.
With your very own rental car, Pittsfield is yours to discover. People venture to this interesting city for a host of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have a unique car for each of them. The top priority for big families is space. Depending on the size of the family, that could mean anything from a full-size car to a van. Those traveling on a budget usually opt for the fuel-efficiency of our smaller vehicles, such as an economy or a mini. If you’re eager to make an impressive entrance in Pittsfield, you could even browse our special category for a ride that’ll make any car lover go wobbly at the knees.
There’s loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Pittsfield. From sporty models with all the mod cons to agile compacts, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride of course depends on your budget and what activities you’ve got planned. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures require no more than an engine and four wheels. What type of car will it be this time?
In Pittsfield, you’ll need to stick to the right-hand side. When road-tripping someplace new, it’s smart to rent a vehicle with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road and not worry about gear changes.
Scoring a parking space in Pittsfield should be relatively easy. Of course, it depends on the time and place — it may be tricky parking right in the center during peak periods.
One of the upsides of visiting a smaller city is less traffic, so you won’t have to worry too much about peak-hour gridlock. With a population of about 43,300, you can look forward to a smooth Pittsfield driving experience.
Speed limits vary around Pittsfield, but typically range from 20mph to 65mph. Most residential zones have a top speed of 30mph unless marked otherwise.
One of two things will happen. Your rental car company may bill the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual practice. On the other hand, it may give your contact information to the relevant local authority so the fine is issued straight to you.
As with many places, standard cell phone usage is prohibited while behind the wheel in Pittsfield. There is an exception for hands-free or Bluetooth capabilities. Just remember to keep your eyes on the road.
In Pittsfield, it’s a criminal offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. If you’re planning to have a few drinks over dinner, it’s a good idea to leave the car behind.
Yes, you can turn on a red light in Pittsfield. But before doing so, you are required to completely stop the car. Move on only when the lane you are turning into is clear of oncoming traffic.
In short, yes. However, there are a couple of exceptions for certain vehicles run by public transportation networks.