Car rentals in Brimley: All you need to know
A Brimley car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Michigan has to offer. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Brimley. Find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Brimley?
We always try to get you the best deal. But, to increase your savings when you travel to Brimley you can do a few things. You can:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which usually are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Brimley.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Brimley?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Brimley?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Michigan city means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you deserve the best||Infiniti Q50, Mercedes Benz CLA, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Family trips where you need additional room||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Brimley?
Normally, to rent a car in Brimley you must be at least 21. But, there might be an additional charge if you're under 25 or for higher category rentals. Read through the terms to find what the exact charge will be before you rent your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Brimley?
When driving in Brimley or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Almost every supplier requires that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental agency. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Be sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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 quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices 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 of gas when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay more 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 fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually recommend that you choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Brimley?
If you want to check out all that Brimley and maybe even the rest of Michigan offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Brimley. Go over the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Brimley vacation, check out a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Check out the car and make certain 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
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Brimley rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. CarRentals.com has the ideal car that can fit your requirements and not break your wallet.