Car rentals in Harrellsville: All you need to know
A Harrellsville 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 North Carolina has to offer. We've answered the most popular questions about car rentals in Harrellsville. Find out the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Harrellsville?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. But, you can do a few things to keep your next booking affordable. Make sure to:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Harrellsville.
What rental companies have agencies in Harrellsville?
From global names like Hertz and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Economy and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Harrellsville?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this North Carolina metropolis means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Harrellsville||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Harrellsville together||Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a bit of sightseeing||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Harrellsville?
Generally, to rent a car in Harrellsville you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an additional fee if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles. Read through the terms to discover what the exact charge will be before you rent your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Harrellsville?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to pay for interim coverage with the rental car company. 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 or Discover, give some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check rental car company's policy before you decide.
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 have to search for a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've 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 won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Some providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||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 the vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many 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 Harrellsville.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Harrellsville?
If you want to check out all that Harrellsville and maybe even the rest of North Carolina offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Read the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Harrellsville adventure, check a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should take time to:
- Check out your vehicle and be sure there is no dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Harrellsville rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal car rental that can fit your requirements and not break your wallet.