Car rentals in Knights Cove: All you need to know
A Knights Cove car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Newfoundland and Labrador has to offer. We've gathered your most popular questions about renting a car in Knights Cove. Read on to find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How can I get a great deal on a car rental in Knights Cove?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to book the cheapest rates. Just enter your travel dates and go down the list of car rental suppliers, choose the top rental locations, and find the cheapest offers in Knights Cove. You can also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which typically cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and reserve in advance
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Knights Cove?
From budget-friendly brands like Payless and Fox to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Knights Cove?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Newfoundland and Labrador metropolis means you're bound to find an automobile that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||If you really want to go all out on your getaway to Knights Cove||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Knights Cove together||Ford Escape, Chrysler Town & Country, or similar|
|Compact Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Knights Cove?
Generally, to rent a car in Knights Cove you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read the supplier's terms to determine what the total is before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Knights Cove?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental. Many credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover) will provide some coverage. But there may be limitations, like not covering larger vehicles such as premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Knights Cove.
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 have to search for a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you collect your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you wish and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid 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 pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with the tank empty. Ask 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 more 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 pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Knights Cove?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the fine print before you book.
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Knights Cove trip, go over a few items before you leave the rental lot. You should:
- Inspect the vehicle and make certain there is no dents or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- 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
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Knights Cove rental car 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 who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can align with your needs and not break the bank.