Car rentals in Heltonville: All you need to know
A Heltonville car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Indiana has to offer. We've gathered the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Heltonville. Find out the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where can I find a great deal on a car rental in Heltonville?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag budget-friendly deals. Just enter your travel dates and go down the variety of car rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly offers in Heltonville. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time how much 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 Heltonville.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Heltonville?
From global names like National and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Heltonville?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Heltonville. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to read over our table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the Indiana back-country||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their suitcases||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Easy to park and have great miles per gallon||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Heltonville?
Usually, to rent a car in Heltonville you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine any additional charges is before you book your rental.
Does Heltonville require rental car insurance?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some insurance, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
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 close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only pay for the fuel you use. 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 refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Ask the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||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 your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend returning it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, find a gas station before returning the vehicle.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you want to see all that Heltonville and maybe even the rest of Indiana offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Go over the fine print to make certain your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few things before you leave the lot on your Heltonville adventure. You should take time to:
- Check out the car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Heltonville rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Heltonville has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Heltonville.