Car rentals in Driftwood: All you need to know
A Driftwood car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of Ontario has to offer. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Driftwood. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Driftwood?
We always strive to get you the best price. But, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to prevent any surprise fees
- Book your rental car as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they generally are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Driftwood.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Driftwood?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Driftwood?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Driftwood. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to look over our chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|Minivan||Family getaways where you need the extra room||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Driftwood?
Typically, to rent a car in Driftwood you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read through the rental agreement to discover what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Driftwood?
Insurance is always required, wherever you're renting a car. 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 on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can easily add it at checkout.
What are the different 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 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 get your car. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid 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 shop around for the cheapest prices 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 pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Check with 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||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we advise bringing it back with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before you return the car. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Driftwood?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you drive off
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the rental lot on your Driftwood adventure. It's important to:
- Inspect the car and make sure there is no damage 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Driftwood car rental today
When you reserve your Driftwood rental car with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a perfect vehicle that will leave you with extra cash to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Driftwood car rental. We'll see you out here.