Car rentals in Ferguson: All you need to know
A Ferguson 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 else the rest of Kentucky has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about car rentals in Ferguson. 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 Ferguson?
We always try to get you the best price. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with added costs
- Don't get more car than you need. Typically, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Ferguson rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Ferguson?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Ferguson?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Kentucky city means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families or groups who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing plenty of driving and want a comfortable ride||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy Car||Great for maneuvering in busy cities||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Ferguson?
Generally, to rent a car in Ferguson you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to review the terms to determine any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Ferguson?
Insurance is always required, wherever you're renting a car. Nevertheless, you might already be covered by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's required, you can simply add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Ferguson rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than 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 before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. We encourage bringing it back topped off. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a filling station before bringing the vehicle. 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 Ferguson?
If you want to explore all that Ferguson and maybe even the rest of Kentucky offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Read the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you get started on your Ferguson adventure, be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out the vehicle and be certain there is no dents or scratches. If so, mark 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Ferguson rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Ferguson has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Ferguson.