Car rentals in Joppa: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to take you around Joppa whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the top sites around the area and park in front of the best restaurants in Joppa. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Joppa. Keep reading to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a great deal on a car rental in Joppa?
You are well on your way to locating the best price on your car rental when you use CarRentals.com. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Educate yourself on any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you will know the true cost before you rent
- Don't rent more vehicle than you'll need. Usually, the smaller the class the lower the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Joppa.
What rental companies have agencies in Joppa?
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. Scan through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Joppa?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Joppa. If you're having difficulty choosing, make sure to go over the chart below. We've compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Premium||When you deserve the best||Mercedes C-Class, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV||Families with plenty of bags and a need for space||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, 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 Joppa?
Normally, the age limit for car rentals in Joppa is 21. Please note, there might be an added fee if you're under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Joppa?
When driving around Joppa or the rest of the U.S.A., you will need insurance. Many suppliers need proof of insurance before you rent a car. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance through the rental supplier. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will generally provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. It is best to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Joppa.
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 need to find a gas station near your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your car. Use as much fuel as you need and top it off when you return your car at the rental dealer. 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. 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 can fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Some suppliers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don'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 get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Joppa?
If you wish to see all that Joppa and maybe even the rest of Illinois offers, you are going to want unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Joppa. Read the fine print to be certain your mileage is actually "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Make sure you go over a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Check out the car and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. If so, write it down on the paperwork
- Check 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 working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Joppa rental car 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 are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can suit your requirement and not break the bank.