Car rentals in Bentonville: All you need to know
A Bentonville car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of Arkansas has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Bentonville. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a bargain rental car in Bentonville?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book budget-friendly deals. Simply type in your travel dates and go down the list of rental car suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Bentonville. You can also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Bentonville.
What rental companies have agencies in Bentonville?
In Bentonville, CarRentals.com has a few rental companies to decide from, like Enterprise. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Bentonville?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Bentonville. If you're having a little trouble choosing, be sure to look over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the Arkansas back-country||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Bentonville?
Usually, to rent a car in Bentonville you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to go over the rental agreement to figure out any additional charges is before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Bentonville?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company, if you know your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the U.S. of A. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some coverage; however, there may be restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. 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||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you wish 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. 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 shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Bentonville.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to see all that Bentonville and maybe even the rest of Arkansas offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Bentonville. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over your car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Bentonville rental car today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can fit your needs and not deplete your travel fund.