Car rentals in Butterfield: All you need to know
A Butterfield car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Missouri has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Butterfield. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I find a great deal on a rental car in Butterfield?
You are on your way to locating the best price on your car rental with CarRentals.com. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- Reserve your car rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they tend to be pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Butterfield.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Butterfield?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Butterfield?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Butterfield. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to look over the chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families who want comfort and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Butterfield?
Usually, to rent a car in Butterfield you must be at least 21. However, there might be an additional charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Go over the terms to find what any additional charges will be before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Butterfield?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you rent a car. However, you might already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Butterfield. Check in advance and, if it's required, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. 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 collect your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Ask the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that customers opt for 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 Butterfield?
If you want to see all that Butterfield and maybe even the rest of Missouri offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Butterfield. Read the fine print to be certain they are actually "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Butterfield adventure, make sure you check out a few items before you leave the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Butterfield 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 who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can align with your needs and not deplete your travel fund.