Car rentals in Big Prairie: All you need to know
A Big Prairie car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Ohio has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Big Prairie. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Big Prairie?
You're well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental when you use CarRentals.com. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your upcoming rental. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Book your rental car as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they commonly are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Big Prairie?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt 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 one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Big Prairie?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Ohio city means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Everyone who wants to travel Big Prairie in style||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||If you plan on doing a lot of touring and want a comfy ride||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Big Prairie?
Generally, to rent a car in Big Prairie you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to find what the exact rate will be before you book your vehicle.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Big Prairie?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. With 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, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Big Prairie. Look into it before you book and, if it's needed, you can just add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Big Prairie rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need 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 collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service 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. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. We encourage bringing it back topped off. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Big Prairie?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Big Prairie adventure, check a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Inspect your vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scratches. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Big Prairie car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Big Prairie has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, renowned landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Big Prairie.