Car rentals in Kill Devil Hills: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to get around Kill Devil Hills whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the famous sites around town and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Kill Devil Hills. We've collected your most popular questions about car rentals in Kill Devil Hills. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I find a bargain car rental in Kill Devil Hills?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to get the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Kill Devil Hills. You can also:
- Compare and contrast all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get the car of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Decide the car you'll need for your vacation. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have outlets in Kill Devil Hills?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Enterprise and Hertz, 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 Kill Devil Hills?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this North Carolina 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 North Carolina back-country||Ford Explorer, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||Need extra room and comfort, but with the handling of a sedan||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Kill Devil Hills?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Kill Devil Hills is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine what the total will be before you rent your car.
Does Kill Devil Hills require rental car insurance?
When driving around Kill Devil Hills or the rest of the U.S.A., you'll need insurance. Many suppliers require that you show proof of insurance before you pick up your car. Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage with the rental agency. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will generally provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, like not covering larger vehicles like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you travel to Kill Devil Hills.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. 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 pick up your car. Use as much fuel as you like 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. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank of gas when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you return your car||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You refill your 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 type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that you 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 Kill Devil Hills?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you plan to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of customers all over Kill Devil Hills. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur additional charges. Review your rental agreement to see if there are mileage restrictions.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Kill Devil Hills vacation, be sure you check a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. You should take time to:
- Look over the car and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, write 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 unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Kill Devil Hills car rental today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a vehicle that can fit your needs and not deplete your travel fund.