Car rentals in Cleveland: All you need to know
A Cleveland car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of North Dakota has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Cleveland. Keep reading to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Cleveland?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best rate. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Cleveland rental car.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Cleveland?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Cleveland?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this North Dakota city means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the North Dakota back-country||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Cleveland?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Cleveland is 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 over the rental agreement to discover any additional charges will be before you rent your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Cleveland?
Insurance is required, no matter where you rent a vehicle. However, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Cleveland. Check ahead of time and, if it's required, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you get your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only need to 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 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 rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to check out all that Cleveland and maybe even the rest of North Dakota offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Read the fine print to be certain they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get going on your Cleveland adventure, go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot. You should:
- Walk around the car and make sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Cleveland car rental today
When you reserve your car rental with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a grand vehicle that will leave you with extra cash in the bank. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Cleveland rental car. See you around town.