Car rentals in Howell: All you need to know
A Howell car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Michigan has to offer. We've collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Howell. Read on to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How can I get a great deal on a rental car in Howell?
We always strive to get you the best rate. But, to get the most savings when you travel to Howell you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with any added costs
- Determine what vehicle you'll need for your vacation. Don't rent more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Howell.
What rental companies have agencies in Howell?
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 help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Howell?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Howell. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who need a comfortable ride and have safety as a top priority||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most miles per gallon on their trip||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Howell?
Typically, to rent a car in Howell you must be at least 21. Please note, you may find that there is an added fee if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Go through the terms to discover what any additional charges is before you book your vehicle.
Does Howell require rental car insurance?
Insurance is always required, no matter where you rent a car. 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 might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Howell. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can just include it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Howell rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you want and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||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 be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to find for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a more expensive 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 collect the vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You refill your 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?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank, and you should return it topped off. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before bringing the rental car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Howell?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for anyone who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot. You should:
- Look over the vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench 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 working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Howell 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. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a rental car that can suit your needs and not deplete your travel fund.