Car rentals in Alberton: All you need to know
An Alberton car rental gives you the opportunity 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 Ontario has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Alberton. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a bargain car rental in Alberton?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the best rates. Just type in your travel dates and go through the variety of rental car suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Alberton. You should also:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
- Reserve your rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they commonly are more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Alberton rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Alberton?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Alberton?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Ontario town means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing plenty of exploring and want a comfortable ride||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Great for driving in busy cities||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Alberton?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Alberton is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the rental agreement to determine what the exact fee is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Alberton?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental.Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your automobile. Use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
We encourage a full tank policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before bringing the car rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Alberton. You can cruise as much as you like and not incur added charges. Go over your rental agreement to see if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Alberton adventure, be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Alberton rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Alberton has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Alberton.