Car rentals in Beaumont: All you need to know
A Beaumont car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Alberta has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Beaumont. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Beaumont?
You're well on your way to getting the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. But, you can do a couple things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. You can:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Be aware of any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you can make sure you know the true cost before you book
- Don't get more vehicle than you need. Commonly, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Beaumont?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Beaumont?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Beaumont. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to look over our chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Camaro, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|SUV||If you plan on doing a lot of driving and want a comfy ride||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Beaumont?
Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Beaumont is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to go over the rental agreement to determine what the exact fee is before you book your rental.
Does Beaumont require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you know your insurance won't cover you while traveling through CAN.Several credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will offer coverage. But there may be limitations, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Beaumont.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more 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 before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that customers choose 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 want to explore all that Beaumont offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Beaumont vacation, check out a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over your car and determine if there is any dents 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Beaumont rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can suit your requirement and not break your wallet.