If you want to see everything Bay Shore has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own vehicle allows you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming vacation to New York even better with a Hertz rental car.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver seat
Bay Shore is a perfect destination when you need a break from rat race of a big city. Many travelers come to explore Bay Shore's burgeoning art community. Of course, this city has more going on like its pro sports teams. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to check out as much of Bay Shore as possible while on your trip. If you need to see what else is around Bay Shore, then jump in the driver's seat of your Hertz rental car and see what else is out there.
CarRentals.com works with some of the best car rental companies in the industry. Hertz has over a hundred years of experience and a fleet including many of the most well-known in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of franchises worldwide, you know you'll be in some great hands.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get a Bay Shore Hertz car rental at a great rate?
We strive to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your car. But reserving ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to read the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I carry with me when I get my rental car in Bay Shore?
Make sure to carry with you your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's Bay Shore's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Bay Shore is 21. Make sure to check Hertz's policy, as there could be added fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category vehicles in particular.
What kind of Hertz rental car should I get for my trip to Bay Shore?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Bay Shore. Compact or economy cars are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in Bay Shore are close to 26 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car provides a more comfortable ride. If you want to lower your emissions and save on gas, then pick a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Bay Shore getaway can choose a higher-end car model like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in the United States. Many of the major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) typically cover your car rental. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering large vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Bay Shore. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Hertz car rental?
Hertz requires a deposit when you book your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the car.
What is the fuel policy on my Hertz car rental?
We advise a full tank policy. You should get into your car with the needle at "F". But, if you return the rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current fuel prices to refill it. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to Hertz.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Bay Shore?
Bay Shore's small-town atmosphere certainly has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've grabbed tickets to a ball game or rooted on the home team.
Does Hertz offer one-way rentals in Bay Shore?
Hertz offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it more convenient to drop off your vehicle at another Hertz. 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 Bay Shore, having the keys to your own ride will allow you to see what else New York offers. When you're ready to check out more of New York, you can leave when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Bay Shore car rental and visit all the items on your itinerary. Reserve with CarRentals.com and drive the streets in Bay Shore, New York.