If you want to see everything Ithaca has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Enterprise. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own car enables you to go to the areas you want to see the most, when you want. Make your next trip to New York more enjoyable with an Enterprise car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
Ithaca is a perfect destination when you want a break from busyness of a big city. Travelers come to take advantage of Ithaca's opportunities to experience the great outdoors. Of course, this city is known for more like its great weather throughout the year. Whatever you decide on first, you'll want to check out as much of Ithaca as possible while on your trip. And if you need to mix it up from Ithaca's easy-going vibes, then jump behind the wheel of your Enterprise car rental and see what else is out there.
CarRentals.com works with several of the most dependable companies in the industry. Enterprise started back in 1957 with only seven cars. Today, they're recognized as world-wide leader in the car-rental industry, with over 7,600 locations in 85 countries. Enterprise takes pride on exceptional customer service and being available when you need them the most.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get an Ithaca Enterprise car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the best rates, whether you book. But reserving ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Make sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car in Ithaca?
Be sure to present your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Ithaca's minimum age to rent a car?
Enterprise's minimum age to rent a car in Ithaca is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Enterprise's policy to determine what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Ithaca?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Ithaca. Compact or economy vehicles are great for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in Ithaca are around 34 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car provides a more comfortable ride. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Ithaca getaway can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from Enterprise in the United States. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, provide some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Enterprise require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Enterprise requires a deposit when you book your rental car. Enterprise will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to return my Enterprise rental with a full tank?
We recommend a full tank policy. You should get into your car topped off. If you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium to top it back off. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Enterprise. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Ithaca's small-town atmosphere certainly has its charms, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Ithaca.
Can I get a one-way rental from Enterprise?
Enterprise offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to return your rental car at another Enterprise. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
Once you've explored the must-see sights in Ithaca, having your own ride will allow you to see what else New York offers. When you are ready to discover more of New York, you can leave wherever you like, without having to wait for the bus or signal for a cab.
Before you head out of town, book your Enterprise Ithaca rental car and take off to all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book through CarRentals.com and drive the streets in Ithaca, New York.