Car rentals in Gallivan: All you need to know
A Gallivan car rental allows you 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 Saskatchewan has to offer. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Gallivan. Read on to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I find a great deal on a rental car in Gallivan?
We always strive to get you the best deal. But, to get the most savings when you travel to Gallivan you can do a few things. Be sure to:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Gallivan.
What rental companies have retailers in Gallivan?
From global names like Enterprise and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Gallivan?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Saskatchewan metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you really want to go all out on your visit to Gallivan||Cadillac XTS, Infiniti Q50, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||If you plan on doing a lot of touring and want a comfy ride||Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends heading to the beach and back||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Gallivan?
Normally, to rent a car in Gallivan you must be at least 21—the same as it is across most of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to figure out what the total will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Gallivan?
When cruising through Gallivan or the rest of Canada, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Most countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase temporary coverage through the rental agency.
Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Be sure to check your rental car company's policy before you decide.
What are the different 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 the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your car. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. 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 need to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for fuel you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service 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. Many suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up 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 fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most rental car suppliers provide you a full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend returning it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, fill up your tank before you return the car.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Gallivan?
Unlimited miles is a great option if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Gallivan. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur extra charges. Review your policy to find out if there are mileage limitations.
Know before you go
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over the car and make sure there is no damage 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 inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Gallivan car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Gallivan has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Gallivan.