Car rentals in Big Arm: All you need to know
A Big Arm 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 see what else the rest of Montana has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Big Arm. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Big Arm?
You're well on your way to finding the best price on your car rental when you use us. However, you can remember a few things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. You can:
- Read through the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Big Arm rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Big Arm?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, 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 types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Big Arm?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Montana town means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Big Arm||Infiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar|
|Minivan||Families with a lot of bags and a need for space||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Big Arm?
Generally, to rent a car in Big Arm 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 through the rental agreement to determine any additional fees is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Big Arm?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it's required, you can simply include it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Big Arm rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your car. Use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car. 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask 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||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most rental car suppliers provide you a full to full tank policy. We suggest returning the car with a full tank of gas. To avoid any added expenses, fill up your tank before you return the car.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to see all that Big Arm and maybe even the rest of Montana offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to make sure they are actually "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you get started on your Big Arm adventure, check out a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your car and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Big Arm car rental today
You know you can count on a perfect vehicle that will leave you with extra money to spare when you book with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your Big Arm car rental when you book with us. We'll see you around town.