Car rentals in Ash Flat: All you need to know
An Ash Flat 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 Arkansas has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Ash Flat. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Ash Flat?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best rate. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next rental. You can:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they commonly are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Ash Flat rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Ash Flat?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Ash Flat?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Ash Flat. If you're having a bit of trouble picking the right car, be sure to look over our table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Ash Flat||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan||Family trips where you need the extra room||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy Car||For those looking to save the most on their trip||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Ash Flat?
Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Ash Flat is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to figure out any additional fees will be before you book your car.
Does Ash Flat require rental car insurance?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you're renting a car. However, you could already be insured by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's needed, you can just include it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Ash Flat rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you need 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 pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you bring back the car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Ash Flat?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Ash Flat. You can cruise wherever you want without incurring extra charges. Go over your policy to discover if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the rental lot on your Ash Flat adventure. It's important to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Ash Flat 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 the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can suit your requirement and not deplete your travel piggy bank.