Car rentals in Brinkhaven: All you need to know
A Brinkhaven car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Ohio has to offer. We've collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Brinkhaven. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Brinkhaven?
You are on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental with CarRentals.com. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. You can:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Determine what car you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Brinkhaven.
What rental companies have agencies in Brinkhaven?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Brinkhaven?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Brinkhaven. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, be sure to look over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Large groups that need room for all their luggage||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||For those on a tight travel budget||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Brinkhaven?
Typically, to rent a car in Brinkhaven you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Go over the terms to determine what the exact fee is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Brinkhaven?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, offer some coverage; but, there may be restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check car rental company's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel 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 when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas 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 get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually suggest 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you plan to explore all that Brinkhaven and maybe even the rest of Ohio offers, you are going to need 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 truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Brinkhaven adventure. You should take time to:
- Look over your vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scratches. If so, mark it down on the 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Brinkhaven rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Brinkhaven has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Brinkhaven.