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Car rental rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 1 ratings

Enterprise

Very easy up and friendly! - My experience with this supplier was fantasti... Read more

(Reviewed on 2018-08-09 )


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Car rentals in Central Islip: All you need to know

You want a great vehicle to take you around Central Islip whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Central Islip. We've collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Central Islip. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.

How can I get a bargain car rental in Central Islip?

CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and scroll down the list of rental companies, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Central Islip. You can also:

  • Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
  • Reserve your vehicle as far ahead of time as you can
  • Avoid airport pick-ups; they usually are more expensive
  • Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer

Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Central Islip rental car.

What rental companies have retailers in Central Islip?

From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.

What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Central Islip?

Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this New York town means you're certain to find an automobile that suits your needs. Some options include:

Car TypeBest forCategory Includes
Full Size SUVThose looking for a little off-road excitementBMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar
Full SizePlanning a big trip with a large group of friends or family membersInfiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar
HybridThose that want to get the most mpg on their tripBMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Central Islip?

Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Central Islip is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read through the terms to find any additional charges is before you rent your vehicle.

Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Central Islip?

When driving around Central Islip or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary insurance with the rental supplier. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.

Although many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Discover, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check the rental car company's policy before you decide.

Are there different fuel policies?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.

You will have to find a gas station near your rental car supplier
Policy TypePolicy DescriptionAdvantagesDisadvantages
Full to FullThe gas tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. Use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra feesYou only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank
Full to empty (pre-paid)You pay for a full tank of fuel upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehandThere will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your carThe supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station
Empty to emptyYou will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before you drop it back offYou fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local pricesYou'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip

What fuel policy should I get?

Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Central Islip.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

Unlimited mileage is a good choice for those who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the fine print before you book.

Know before you go

Be sure you go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot on your Central Islip adventure. It's important to:

  • Inspect the vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
  • Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
  • Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
  • Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city

Book your Central Islip car rental today

Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Central Islip has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Central Islip.

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