Car rentals in Caithness: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Caithness whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around the area and park in front of the popular restaurants in Caithness. We've collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Caithness. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a car rental in Caithness?
We always strive to get you the best price. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming booking. Be sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Caithness?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Caithness?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this New Brunswick town means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their bags||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy Car||Great for driving in busy cities||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Caithness?
Generally, to rent a car in Caithness you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an additional charge if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Read through the supplier's terms to discover what the exact fee is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Caithness?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it is necessary, you can simply include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the difference between all the 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 car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you 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 can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you return your car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually suggest that you opt for 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?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Caithness. You can drive wherever you want without incurring additional charges. Review your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Caithness adventure, go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot. You should:
- Walk around your car 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
- 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
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Caithness rental car today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a perfect car that will leave you with money to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Caithness car rental when you book with us. We'll see you around town.