Car rentals in Huntington: All you need to know
A Huntington car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what else the rest of Arkansas has to offer. We've collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Huntington. Keep reading to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Huntington?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to grab budget-friendly rates. Just enter your travel dates and go through the variety of rental car suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Huntington has to offer. You should also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Don't rent more car than you need. Typically, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Huntington rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Huntington?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Huntington?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Arkansas city means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the Arkansas back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing a lot of driving and want a comfortable ride||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||For those on a strict travel budget||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Huntington?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Huntington is 21. However, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Read through the supplier's terms to determine what any additional charges will be before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Huntington?
Insurance is required, wherever you're renting a car. However, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it's required, you can just include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open 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 pick up your automobile. You can use as much fuel as you like and top it off when you return your car at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You won't pay more than local fuel prices 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 pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you bring back the car||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 need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the 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?
We usually advise that customers 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 Huntington?
If you want to explore all that Huntington and maybe even the rest of Arkansas offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Read the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Huntington vacation, check a few items before you leave the rental lot. You should:
- Look over the car and make sure there is no damage 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
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Huntington car rental today
Maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center, maybe you're traveling solo, or maybe you're bringing your partner or kids. No matter the situation, CarRentals.com has a car that can fit your needs and not break your wallet.