Car rentals in Kane: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to take you around Kane whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Kane. CarRentals.com has answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Kane. Keep reading to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Kane?
We always strive to get you the best rate. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Read through the mileage policy to avoid any surprises
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Kane rental car.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Kane?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Kane?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Kane. 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 vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Families or groups looking for adventure in the Illinois back-country||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Planning a big trip with a large group of friends or family members||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Kane?
Normally, to rent a car in Kane you must be at least 21. Please note, there might be an added fee if you're under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Go over the terms to determine what the exact charge will be before you rent your vehicle.
Does Kane require rental car insurance?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Check in advance and, if it's needed, you can just add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your car. Use as much petrol as you like and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. 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. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Ask the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually advise that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
If you wish to see all that Kane and maybe even the rest of Illinois offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional fees. Review the fine print to make certain they are truly "unlimited."
Tips before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few items before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- 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 navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Kane car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Kane has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in Kane.