Car rentals in Fayette: All you need to know
A Fayette 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 Mississippi has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Fayette. Keep reading to find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I find a great deal on a car rental in Fayette?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. However, to increase your savings when you travel to Fayette you can do a few things. Be sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they commonly are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Fayette?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Fayette?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Mississippi town means you're bound to find an automobile that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and enjoy great views||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with suitcases and a need for space||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Fayette?
Typically, to rent a car in Fayette you must be at least 21. Please note, there might be an added charge if you're under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Go over the terms to determine what the exact charge will be before you book your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Fayette?
When cruising through Fayette or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you rent a car. Many countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary insurance through the rental supplier. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will usually offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Fayette.
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 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 pick up your car. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car when you are done. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. 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 pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't need 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 need to find a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually recommend that customers choose 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 Fayette?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the car and make certain there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your 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 wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Fayette rental car today
When you reserve with CarRentals.com, you know you can count on a great ride that will leave you with extra money in the bank. Cash in on cheap deals on your Fayette rental car when you book with CarRentals.com. See you on the road.