Car rentals in Bond Head: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Bond Head whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Bond Head. CarRentals.com has gathered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Bond Head. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Bond Head?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go through the list of rental car suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Bond Head has to offer. You should also:
- Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Book your rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they generally are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Bond Head rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Bond Head?
From global names like Avis and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Bond Head?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Ontario town means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Bond Head||Camaro, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Families with a lot of bags and a need for space||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Bond Head?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Bond Head is 21. But, you may find that there is an additional charge if you are under 25 or for higher category vehicles. Go over the supplier's terms to determine what the exact price is before you book your vehicle.
Does Bond Head require rental car insurance?
When driving around Bond Head or the rest of Canada, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary coverage with the rental supplier.
The major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will typically cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Bond Head.
What is the fuel policy for Bond Head rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a 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 pick up your car. Use as much gas as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end. 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 need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices 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. Several suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to check out all that Bond Head offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot on your Bond Head adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. 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 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 windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Bond Head 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 the situation, CarRentals.com has a vehicle that can fit your requirement and not deplete your travel piggy bank.