Car rentals in Freeland: All you need to know
A Freeland car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Washington has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about renting a car in Freeland. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where do I find a great deal on a car rental in Freeland?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Freeland.
What rental companies have agencies in Freeland?
From budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Freeland?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Freeland. If you're having trouble deciding, make sure to read over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Freeland?
Generally, to rent a car in Freeland you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an added fee if you're under 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Go over the terms to discover what any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Freeland?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you rent a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full 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 need to add it to your booking for Freeland. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can conveniently add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Freeland rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. Use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. 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? Then you just 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 refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Several suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your 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 pick up your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You refill your 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 type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to check out all that Freeland and maybe even the rest of Washington offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Freeland. Review the fine print to be sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Freeland trip, make sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, write 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Freeland rental car today
Know that you can depend on a wonderful ride that will leave you with money to spare when you reserve with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Freeland car rental when you book with CarRentals.com. We'll see you out here.