Car rentals in Batesville: All you need to know
A Batesville car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Texas has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Batesville. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I get a bargain rental car in Batesville?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. You can:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel 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 suppliers have agencies in Batesville?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Fox 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 meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Batesville?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Batesville. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families or groups looking for adventure in the Texas back-country||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||For large groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Batesville?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Batesville is 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 figure out any additional fees will be before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Batesville?
When cruising through Batesville or the rest of the United States, you'll need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim coverage with the rental agency. Moreover, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
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 find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees 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. Check with the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby 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 before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Batesville?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Batesville. You can cruise wherever you like without incurring extra charges. Make sure to read your policy to find out if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot on your Batesville adventure. You should take time to:
- Check out your vehicle and make sure there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Batesville rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Batesville has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Batesville.