Car rentals in Frisco: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Frisco whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the famous sites around the region and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Frisco. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Frisco. Keep reading to see the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
How do I find a great deal on a car rental in Frisco?
We always strive to get you the best deal. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Book your rental as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you might save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Frisco rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Frisco?
From global names like Avis and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan 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 Frisco?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Colorado metropolis means you're certain to find an automobile that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you need the best||Infiniti, Mercedes Benz, or similar|
|Minivan||Families with plenty of luggage and a need for space||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Frisco?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Frisco is 21. However, you may find that there is an additional charge if you are under 25 or for higher category vehicles in particular. Read through the terms to figure out what any additional fees is before you rent your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Frisco?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you're renting a car. However, you might already be covered by your existing car or credit card policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's necessary, you can simply include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
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 your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a half 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 pay refueling 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. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise 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.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good choice if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Frisco. You can drive wherever you want and not incur added charges. Read over your policy to discover if there are mileage restrictions.
Know before you go
Before you get going on your Frisco vacation, make sure you check a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is 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 wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Frisco car rental today
When you reserve your car with CarRentals.com, you know you can count on a perfect vehicle that will leave you with extra cash to spare. Cash in on cheap deals on your ideal Frisco rental car when you book with us. See you on the road.