Car rentals in Auburn: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Auburn whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Auburn. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Auburn. Read on to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I get a bargain rental car in Auburn?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Auburn.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Auburn?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Auburn?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Ontario metropolis means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||If you really want to go all out on your getaway to Auburn||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan||Family getaways where you need the extra room||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Auburn?
Usually, to rent a car in Auburn you must be at least 21. Please note, there might be an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Go through the supplier's terms to determine what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Auburn?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through CAN.Several credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, there may be limitations, such as not covering large automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Auburn.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. 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. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want 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 when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate 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 collect the vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Auburn offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Auburn. Review the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Auburn vacation, be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the car and make certain there is no damage or scratches. 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
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 driving between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Auburn.