Car rentals in Clermont: All you need to know
You need a great car to get around Clermont whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around the city and park in front of the popular restaurants in Clermont. We've collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Clermont. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Clermont?
You're on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental when you use CarRentals.com. But, you can remember a couple things to keep your upcoming booking affordable. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Clermont.
What rental companies have outlets in Clermont?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Clermont?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Kentucky town means you're bound to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for adventure in the Kentucky back-country||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Clermont?
Typically, to rent a car in Clermont you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to discover what the total is before you book your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Clermont?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Clermont.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Clermont?
If you wish to explore all that Clermont and maybe even the rest of Kentucky offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to be certain they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If you notice any, mark it down on the paperwork
- Check the trunk to determine if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Clermont rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Clermont has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Clermont.