Car rentals in Garfield: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Garfield whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around town and park in front of the popular restaurants in Garfield. CarRentals.com has answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Garfield. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Garfield?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to get the best deals. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll down the list of rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Garfield has to offer. You can also:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise expenses
- 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 if you rent the car for longer
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Garfield.
What rental companies have outlets in Garfield?
From global names like National and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Garfield?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Garfield. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to go over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who need a comfortable ride and to fit in all their luggage||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Garfield?
Generally, to rent a car in Garfield you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to discover any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Garfield?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage with the rental car supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, offer some insurance on your rental; however, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Garfield rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to search for a 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 pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want 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. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't need 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 go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you should return it topped off. If you want to save some money, fill up your tank before bringing the rental car. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Garfield?
If you wish to see all that Garfield and maybe even the rest of New Mexico offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to make sure your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Garfield vacation, check out a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Look over your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If so, 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Garfield car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Garfield has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Garfield.