Car rentals in Harper: All you need to know
You want a great car to take you around Harper whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Harper. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Harper. Keep reading to see how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I get a bargain rental car in Harper?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book the cheapest deals. Just enter your travel dates and go through the list of car rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Harper. You should also:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll 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
- Determine what car you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Harper.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Harper?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Harper?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Harper. If you're having trouble deciding, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||Everyone who wants to travel Harper in style||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Family getaways where you need the extra room||Jeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money and good gas mileage are your top priorities||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Harper?
Usually, to rent a car in Harper you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to review the rental agreement to find any additional fees will be before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Harper?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. 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 MasterCard or Discover, provide some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What are the 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 close to 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. Use as much fuel as you need 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 pay for the fuel you use. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up 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. Many rental car companies provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don'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 do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many rental car suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the Harper.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Harper and maybe even the rest of Iowa 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 they are truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around the vehicle and make sure there is no dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack 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
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Harper car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Harper has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Harper.