Car rentals in Amelia: All you need to know
An Amelia car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Ohio has to offer. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Amelia. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where do I find a great deal on a car rental in Amelia?
You are well on your way to finding the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, you can try to do a few things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. Make sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Amelia?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Amelia?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Amelia. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, make sure to read over the chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Amelia||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Amelia together||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Amelia?
Generally, to rent a car in Amelia you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what the exact price will be before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Amelia?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Amelia. Look into it before you book and, if it's required, you can just add it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Many providers provide 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 might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't need 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 need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most rental car suppliers give you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we encourage bringing the car back with a full tank. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Amelia. You can cruise as much as you like and not incur additional charges. Review your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Amelia vacation, check a few items before you leave the lot. You should:
- Check out 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Amelia rental car today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can suit your needs and not break your wallet.