Car rentals in Dover Foxcroft: All you need to know
A Dover Foxcroft 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 Maine has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Dover Foxcroft. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a great deal on a rental car in Dover Foxcroft?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book budget-friendly deals. Just enter your travel dates and go down the variety of rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Dover Foxcroft has to offer. You can also:
- 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 how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Dover Foxcroft rental car.
What rental companies have retailers in Dover Foxcroft?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Dover Foxcroft?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Dover Foxcroft. If you're having difficulty choosing, be sure to look over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Great for families or groups who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing a lot of driving and want a comfy ride||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Dover Foxcroft?
Generally, to rent a car in Dover Foxcroft you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Go through the terms to find what the exact rate will be before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Dover Foxcroft?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
Are there 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 search for a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. 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. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary 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 refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Ask the provider 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 pick up your vehicle, and you don't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend that customers 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 Dover Foxcroft?
If you want to check out all that Dover Foxcroft and maybe even the rest of Maine offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Dover Foxcroft. Read the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Be sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Check out your car and make certain there is no dents or scrapes. 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
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Dover Foxcroft 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. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can suit your needs and not break your wallet.