Car rentals in Delphi: All you need to know
A Delphi car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Indiana has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Delphi. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I get a great deal on a rental car in Delphi?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the best deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental car companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Delphi. You should also:
- Read through the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
- Reserve your car rental as far ahead of time as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they usually are more expensive
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Delphi?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Delphi?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Delphi. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Delphi in style||Cadillac, Audi, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Family trips where you need the extra room||Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Delphi?
Usually, to rent a car in Delphi you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category cars in particular. Go over the supplier's terms to find what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Delphi?
When cruising through Delphi or the rest of the United States, you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy interim coverage with the rental agency. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will usually cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Delphi.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||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 be paying for any you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees 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. Check with the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you bring back the car||You usually pay a higher rate 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 the vehicle, and you won't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. 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 Delphi.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Delphi. You can drive as much as you want without incurring additional charges. Go over your rental agreement to see if there are any limitations.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check out a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scratches. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Delphi rental car 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. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car that can align with your needs and not break the bank.