Car rentals in Genoa: All you need to know
A Genoa car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what the rest of West Virginia has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Genoa. Read on to find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Genoa?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the best rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll down the list of rental suppliers, pick the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Genoa has to offer. You can also:
- Compare the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. That way you will know the actual cost before you book
- Determine the vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Genoa rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Genoa?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Genoa?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Genoa. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Perfect for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, 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 that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Genoa?
Usually, to rent a car in Genoa you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Read through the terms to determine what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Genoa?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you rent a vehicle. With that said, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Genoa. Look into it before you book and, if it is needed, you can just add it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. 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 need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees 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 providers 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||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your 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 do you recommend?
We usually suggest 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.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Genoa?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Genoa. You can cruise as much as you like and not incur extra charges. Go over your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage restrictions.
Know before you go
Be sure you check a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over the car and be sure there is no 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Genoa car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can align with your requirement and not deplete your travel piggy bank.