Car rentals in Sumas: All you need to know
A Sumas car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Washington has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Sumas. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Sumas?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise expenses
- Book your rental car as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Sumas rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Sumas?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Sumas?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Washington town means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Sumas?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Sumas is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the terms to determine what the total is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Sumas?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, there may be limitations, like not covering large vehicles such as trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Sumas.
What is the fuel policy for Sumas rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.
You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
What fuel policy should I get?
We recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you should return it topped off. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before returning the rental car. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to explore all that Sumas and maybe even the rest of Washington offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Sumas. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Sumas trip, be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around your vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Sumas rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Sumas has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Sumas.