As you begin your descent, you can feel the anticipation rising. Once you grab your suitcases, the real fun begins in this great city, as you discover all that it has to offer. When you arrive in Lake Placid, you are going to want a vehicle to visit everywhere on your bucket list. What better way to get going on your vacation than to get in the driver's seat right away? Below is practically all you will need to know to ensure your car rental from Lake Placid Airport (SLK) will go off without a problem.
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The minimum age to rent an automobile in Lake Placid is 21. Please note there is frequently an added charge for anyone under 25. Additionally, if you plan to rent a higher category vehicle (premium, large capacity, SUV, etc.) there may be different age restrictions. Check with the rental car company before you book.
You'll find one rental car company at the Lake Placid Airport. With companies like Hertz to help you get the vehicle you want, your getaway will be off to a good start
Proof of insurance is required before you rent a car in Lake Placid. You may also buy additional insurance through your supplier for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Many major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) typically cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover before you head to Lake Placid. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
You will need to present your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
We advise a ""full-to-full"" policy. You receive the car with a full tank. But, if you return your rental with less fuel than you began with, the company may charge a premium to top it off. If you want to save some money, you should fill up your tank before you return the car.
Lake Placid's small-town atmosphere definitely has its charms;" but