Car rentals in Crawley: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to take you around Crawley whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Crawley. We've answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Crawley. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Crawley?
You are well on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
- Reserve your rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they generally are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more if you rent the car for longer
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Crawley.
What rental companies have agencies in Crawley?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like National and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Crawley?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this West Virginia metropolis means you're bound to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you want to travel Crawley in style||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Big groups that need room for all their suitcases||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Economy Car||Great for maneuvering in big cities||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Crawley?
Usually, to rent a car in Crawley you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to review the supplier's terms to determine what the total will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Crawley?
When cruising through Crawley or the rest of the U.S. of A., you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will typically cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Crawley.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your vehicle. Use as much gas as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any 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 fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with an empty tank. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||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 won't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
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 Crawley.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to check out all that Crawley and maybe even the rest of West Virginia offers, you are 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 your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Crawley vacation, check out a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and determine if there is any 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Crawley car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Crawley has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Crawley.