Car rentals in Friendsville: All you need to know
A Friendsville car rental gives you the opportunity 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 Maryland has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Friendsville. Read on to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Friendsville?
You're on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental by going through CarRentals.com. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. You can:
- Compare weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the total cost before you book
- Don't rent more vehicle than you need. Generally, the smaller the car, the lower the rate
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Friendsville?
From global names like Ace and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Friendsville?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Maryland town means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families looking for adventure in the Maryland back-country||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing plenty of exploring and want a comfy ride||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Friendsville?
Normally, the age limit for renting a car in Friendsville is 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 read over the supplier's terms to determine what the exact price is before you book your rental.
Does Friendsville require rental car insurance?
Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) will offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger automobiles 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 Friendsville.
What is the fuel policy for Friendsville rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. Use as much fuel as you want and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges 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. Several suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Friendsville.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to see all that Friendsville and maybe even the rest of Maryland offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to make certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out your vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Friendsville rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Friendsville has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Friendsville.