Car rentals in Imperial: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to take you around Imperial whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around the area and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Imperial. CarRentals.com has collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Imperial. 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 Imperial?
CarRentals.com makes it a breeze to grab budget-friendly deals. Simply enter your travel dates and scroll through the list of car rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best packages Imperial has to offer. You can also:
- Compare vehicle pricing before you book
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically are more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Imperial rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Imperial?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Imperial?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Imperial. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to go over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Best for families who want comfort and to fit in all their luggage||Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with suitcases and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Ford Fusion, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Imperial?
Typically, to rent a car in Imperial you must be at least 21. Please note, 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 the exact fee will be before you rent your vehicle.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Imperial?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you rent a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Check ahead of time and, if it's needed, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
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 search for an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much gas as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive rate 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 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 need to locate a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Most suppliers give you a full to full tank policy. At CarRentals.com, we recommend bringing it back filled up. For a cheaper rate, fill up your tank before you bring it back.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to check out all that Imperial and maybe even the rest of Nebraska offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Imperial. Read the fine print to be sure your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Be sure you check out a few items before you leave the lot on your Imperial adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the car and determine if there is any damage or scratches. If you notice any, write it down on your paperwork
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools to change it are there
- 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 operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Imperial car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Imperial has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Imperial.