Car rentals in Bartlesville: All you need to know
A Bartlesville car rental gives you the opportunity 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 Oklahoma has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Bartlesville. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Bartlesville?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the list of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the best packages Bartlesville has to offer. You should also:
- Compare and contrast weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Don't get more vehicle than you need. Commonly, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Bartlesville rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Bartlesville?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Bartlesville?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Bartlesville. If you're having difficulty choosing, be sure to go over the chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, 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 Bartlesville?
Normally, to rent a car in Bartlesville you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to discover what the exact fee will be before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Bartlesville?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage through the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, there may be limitations, such as not covering bigger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Bartlesville.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your vehicle. 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 pay for the fuel you use. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any 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 of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some 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 usually pay more for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect 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 go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Bartlesville. You can drive as much as you want without incurring extra charges. Read over your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Bartlesville adventure, make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Walk around your vehicle and make sure 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, 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 driving around a new area
Book your Bartlesville rental car today
Know that you can depend on a wonderful car that will leave you with extra money to spare when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Bartlesville rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you around town.