Car rentals in Bernice: All you need to know
A Bernice car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Louisiana has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Bernice. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a great deal on a rental car in Bernice?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag the cheapest rates. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Bernice has to offer. You can also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which usually are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Bernice rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Bernice?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Bernice?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Louisiana metropolis means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||If you really want to treat yourself on your visit to Bernice||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||If you plan on doing a lot of sightseeing and want a comfortable ride||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||For those looking to save the most on their trip||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Bernice?
Generally, to rent a car in Bernice you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to discover what the total is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Bernice?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. However, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it is necessary, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any 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 fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when 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 collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we suggest bringing it back with a full tank. If you want to keep your expenses lower, find a gas station before returning the rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Bernice and maybe even the rest of Louisiana offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to make certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Bernice trip, be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Check out your car and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Bernice car rental today
Know that you can count on a perfect set of wheels that will result in more extra money in the bank when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Bernice rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you on the road.