Car rentals in Edson: All you need to know
An Edson 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 find out what the rest of Kansas has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about car rentals in Edson. Keep reading to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Edson?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to get budget-friendly rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the variety of rental car suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Edson. You should also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with any added costs
- Don't rent more vehicle than you'll need. Commonly, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Edson rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Edson?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Edson?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Edson. If you're having a little trouble deciding, be sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you need the best||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||If you plan on doing a lot of sightseeing and want a comfy ride||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Edson?
Normally, to rent a car in Edson you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the terms to figure out what the total is before you book your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Edson?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Several credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles such as premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Edson.
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 search for a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up 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. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||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 pick up your vehicle, and you don't need 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 do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually suggest 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 Edson?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit several customers all over Edson. You can cruise wherever you want without incurring additional charges. Read over your rental agreement to discover if there are any limitations.
Know before you go
Be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Check out your car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If so, mark it down on your 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Edson 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 fit your needs and not break the bank.