Car rentals in Biddeford Pool: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Biddeford Pool whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around town and park in front of the popular restaurants in Biddeford Pool. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Biddeford Pool. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Biddeford Pool?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to snag budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the list of car rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Biddeford Pool. You should also:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Book your rental car as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they generally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Biddeford Pool rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Biddeford Pool?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Biddeford Pool?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Biddeford Pool. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to read over our table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, 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 Biddeford Pool?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Biddeford Pool is 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals. Read over the supplier's terms to figure out what the exact rate will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Biddeford Pool?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it is required, you can simply include it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off 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 be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want 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 upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have 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 collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You receive the car with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank of gas. To avoid any added expenses, fill up your tank before you return the car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Biddeford Pool and maybe even the rest of Maine offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make sure your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Biddeford Pool trip, check out a few things before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect the car and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. 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 radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Biddeford Pool 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. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can fit your needs and not break your wallet.