Car rentals in Aurora: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Aurora whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around the region and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Aurora. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Aurora. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Aurora?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Be 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 how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Aurora?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Aurora?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Aurora. If you're having trouble deciding, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for adventure in the Minnesota back-country||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their suitcases||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Aurora?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Aurora is 21. But, there might be an added charge if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category cars. Go over the terms to find what any additional fees is before you book your vehicle.
Does Aurora require rental car insurance?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you rent a vehicle. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it is necessary, you can just include it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Aurora rental cars?
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 your car rental 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 at the end. 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 fill up at any station you want 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 pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol 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 your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Aurora?
If you plan to see all that Aurora and maybe even the rest of Minnesota offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Aurora. Review the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Aurora vacation, go over a few things before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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 radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Aurora rental car today
You know you can count on a perfect vehicle that will leave you with cash to spare when you reserve your Aurora rental car with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Aurora car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. See you on the road.