Car rentals in Hackensack: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Hackensack whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Hackensack. We've gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Hackensack. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Hackensack?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and go down the list of car rental suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Hackensack has to offer. You should also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get the vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide what car you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Hackensack?
In Hackensack, there are a few car rental companies to pick from, like Ace. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Hackensack?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Hackensack. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to read over the chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Hackensack||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||If you plan on doing a lot of driving and want a comfy ride||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, 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 Hackensack?
Usually, the age limit for renting a car in Hackensack is 21. But, there might be an added fee if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals. Read over the supplier's terms to find what any additional fees will be before you book your vehicle.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Hackensack?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover you while traveling through the U.S. of A. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, give some insurance on your rental; but, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Make sure to check rental car company's policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Hackensack rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off. 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. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have 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 be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||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 collect your vehicle, and you don't need to refill the gas before you bring the car back||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 you opt for 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 great option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of business associates all over Hackensack. You can drive as much as you like and not incur added charges. Go over your rental agreement to find out if there are mileage limitations.
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot. You should take time to:
- Check out your car and determine if there is any 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Hackensack 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. CarRentals.com has the ideal rental car that can fit your needs and not break your wallet.