Car rentals in Crooks: All you need to know
A Crooks car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of South Dakota has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Crooks. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I find a bargain car rental in Crooks?
You're on your way to locating the best rate on your car rental by reserving it through CarRentals.com. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you can make sure you know the actual cost before you book
- Decide the vehicle you'll need for your trip. Don't rent more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Crooks.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Crooks?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Crooks?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Crooks. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to read over our chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you really want to go all out on your getaway to Crooks||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with a lot of bags and a need for space||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Great for navigating and parking in congested cities||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Crooks?
Generally, to rent a car in Crooks you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Read over the supplier's terms to find what the exact fee is before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Crooks?
When driving around Crooks or the rest of the U.S. of A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through the rental car dealer, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com during checkout.
The major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will typically offer coverage. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Crooks.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need 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 pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just 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 pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Some suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a higher 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 don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most rental car suppliers give you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend bringing it back with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before bringing the vehicle. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Crooks?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Crooks. You can drive wherever you want without incurring added charges. Make sure to read your rental agreement to find out if there are any limitations.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Crooks vacation, check a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the car and determine if there is any 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Crooks car rental today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal vehicle that can suit your needs and not deplete your travel piggy bank.