Car rentals in Edenton: All you need to know
An Edenton car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of North Carolina has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Edenton. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I get a bargain rental car in Edenton?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. Be sure to:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Edenton?
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. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Edenton?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Edenton. If you're having difficulty deciding, make sure to read over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Edenton?
Usually, to rent a car in Edenton you must be at least 21. However, there might be an additional fee if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Go through the supplier's terms to determine what any additional fees is before you rent your car.
Does Edenton require rental car insurance?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to pay for temporary coverage with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. However, there may be limitations, such as not covering large vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Edenton.
What is the fuel policy for Edenton rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you need 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 refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank of fuel 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 have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when 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?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. 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 Edenton.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Edenton. You can drive as much as you like without incurring additional charges. Review your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Edenton vacation, go over a few things prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over your vehicle and make certain there is no 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
- 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Edenton rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Edenton has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Edenton.