Car rentals in Brighton: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Brighton whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around town and park in front of the popular restaurants in Brighton. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Brighton. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Brighton?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to grab the cheapest deals. Just enter your travel dates and scroll through the variety of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Brighton has to offer. You can also:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Book your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they usually 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 Brighton rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Brighton?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Brighton?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Newfoundland and Labrador city means you're certain 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 Brighton||Infiniti Q50, Chrysler 300, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups that need room for all their suitcases||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Brighton?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Brighton is 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Go through the supplier's terms to figure out what any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Does Brighton require rental car insurance?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy interim insurance through the rental car supplier.Several credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering large automobiles such as trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Brighton.
What is the fuel policy for Brighton rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much gas as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply 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 be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many providers offer 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 drop-off your 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 bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You should get your car with a full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you bring your car back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Brighton?
If you wish to explore all that Brighton offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Go over the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Brighton adventure, make sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Check out the vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scratches. If so, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Brighton rental car today
Know that you can depend on a perfect car that will leave you with extra cash to spare when you reserve your car with CarRentals.com. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Brighton car rental. See you around town.