Car rentals in Fishguard: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to take you around Fishguard whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Fishguard. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Fishguard. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a bargain rental car in Fishguard?
We always try to get you the best price. However, to get the most savings when you travel to Fishguard you can do a few things. You can:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide what car you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Fishguard?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Fishguard?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're certain to find a car that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you want to travel Fishguard in style||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan||Family trips where you need the extra room||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing some sightseeing||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Fishguard?
Generally, to rent a car in Fishguard 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 review the supplier's terms to figure out any additional fees will be before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Fishguard?
Insurance is required, no matter where you're renting a car. That said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it is necessary, you can conveniently add it at checkout.
Are there different 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 near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car. 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. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Some suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate 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 bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Fishguard?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Fishguard. You can drive wherever you like and not incur extra charges. Read over your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Fishguard vacation, be sure you check out a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:
- Walk around the car and make sure there is no dents or scratches. If you notice any, write 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Fishguard car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Fishguard has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Fishguard.