Car rentals in Auburn: All you need to know
An Auburn car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Nebraska has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Auburn. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Auburn?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. However, you can do a few things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. Make sure to:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Auburn rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Auburn?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Auburn?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Auburn. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to go over our chart below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the Nebraska back-country||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with bags and a need for space||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a bit of sightseeing||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Auburn?
Normally, to rent a car in Auburn you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added fee if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Go over the terms to determine what the exact fee is before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Auburn?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the 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 your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Many suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Auburn.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Auburn?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several clients all over Auburn. You can drive as much as you want and not incur extra charges. Read over your policy to find out if there are any limitations.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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 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 driving around a new region
Book your Auburn car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Auburn has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Auburn.