Car rentals in Heidelberg: All you need to know
A Heidelberg car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Mississippi has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Heidelberg. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a bargain rental car in Heidelberg?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rate. However, you can try to do a couple things to keep your next rental affordable. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Be aware of any cost for mileage limits, fuel policy, and additional drivers. This way you will know the actual cost before you rent
- Decide the vehicle you'll need for your trip. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Heidelberg rental car.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Heidelberg?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Heidelberg?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Mississippi metropolis means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you deserve the best||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Families with a lot of suitcases and a need for space||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Heidelberg?
Normally, to rent a car in Heidelberg you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the terms to discover any additional charges is before you rent your vehicle.
Does Heidelberg require rental car insurance?
Insurance is always needed, wherever you rent a car. Nevertheless, you might already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Heidelberg. Check ahead of time and, if it is needed, you can just add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Heidelberg rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill 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 have to find for a gas station before you return your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many rental car suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for anyone who don't want to worry about watching the odometer their whole trip. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.
Know before you go
Be sure you go over a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot on your Heidelberg adventure. You should take time to:
- Inspect the vehicle and make sure there is no dents or scrapes. If so, mark 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Heidelberg car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Heidelberg has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Heidelberg.