Car rentals in Guin: All you need to know
A Guin car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Alabama has to offer. We've gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Guin. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
How do I get a great deal on a rental car in Guin?
We always strive to get you the best rate. However, to increase your savings on your trip to Guin you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which typically cost more
- Know ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Guin rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Guin?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Guin?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Guin. If you're having a little trouble picking the right car, be sure to read over the table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with better handling and gas mileage than an SUV||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Guin?
Typically, to rent a car in Guin you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under 25 or for higher category cars in particular. Read over the terms to determine what any additional charges will be before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Guin?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car supplier, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the United States. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check rental car supplier's policy before you decide.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station near 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 car. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary 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 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. Many providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol 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 pick up your vehicle, and you won't have 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 get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Guin?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit several business associates all over Guin. You can cruise wherever you want without incurring extra charges. Be sure to read your rental agreement to see if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few items prior to leaving the rental lot on your Guin adventure. You should:
- Check out your vehicle and make certain 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
- 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
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Guin car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Guin has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Guin.