Car rentals in Havre: All you need to know
A Havre car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Montana has to offer. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about car rentals in Havre. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I find a great deal on a car rental in Havre?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to snag budget-friendly rates. Just type in your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental companies, select the top rental locations, and find the best packages Havre has to offer. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Havre?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Hertz and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Havre?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Havre. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, make sure to look over the chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with luggage and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing some sightseeing||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Havre?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Havre is 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you're under the age of 25 or for higher category cars. Go through the terms to discover what the exact charge is before you book your vehicle.
Does Havre require rental car insurance?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you rent a vehicle. Nevertheless, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it is required, you can just add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find an open gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Several providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't need to find a fuel 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 won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most rental car companies provide you a full to full tank policy. We advise returning it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before returning the rental.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to explore all that Havre and maybe even the rest of Montana offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Havre. Go over the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Make sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot. You should:
- Check out your car and be certain there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- 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 windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Havre car rental today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. CarRentals.com has the ideal vehicle that can fit your requirements and not break your wallet.