Car rentals in Hillsboro: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to take you around Hillsboro whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the top sites around the region and park in front of the best restaurants in Hillsboro. We've gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Hillsboro. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Hillsboro?
You're on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental by booking through us. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Be sure to:
- Read through the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprises
- Reserve your car rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they usually are pricier
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Hillsboro.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Hillsboro?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Ace and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Hillsboro?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Hillsboro. If you're having a bit of trouble choosing, be sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Hyundai Sonata, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Hillsboro?
Typically, the age limit for renting a car in Hillsboro is 21. However, you may find that there is an additional charge if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Read over the supplier's terms to figure out what any additional fees is before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Hillsboro?
Insurance is required, wherever you're renting a car. That said, you could already be covered by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Hillsboro. Check ahead of time and, if it's necessary, you can simply add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Hillsboro 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 close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your car. You can use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. 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 pay for a full tank of fuel when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many suppliers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to verify with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay more 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 collect the 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 can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
We usually recommend that you choose the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Hillsboro?
If you plan to check out all that Hillsboro and maybe even the rest of Georgia offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Hillsboro. Review the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Inspect your car and be sure there is no damage or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Hillsboro 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 suit your requirements and not deplete your travel fund.