Car rentals in Krum: All you need to know
A Krum car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Texas has to offer. CarRentals.com has gathered your most popular questions about car rentals in Krum. Read on to see the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Krum?
We always try to get you the best rate. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your upcoming rental. Make sure to:
- Read the mileage policy to steer clear of any surprise fees
- Reserve your rental as far ahead of time as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs if possible; they usually are pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more if you rent the car for longer
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Krum rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Krum?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Scan through the reviews to help you figure out which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Krum?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Texas metropolis means you're bound to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you really want to go all out on your vacation to Krum||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Family vacations where you need the extra room||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Krum?
Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Krum is 21. But, you may find that there is an added fee if you're under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Read over the terms to figure out what any additional charges is before you reserve your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Krum?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, give some coverage; but, there are usually restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you reserve a luxury or larger vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.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 automobile. You can use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental office. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only need to replace the fuel you used. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any gas you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many rental car companies 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 might pay more 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 the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually advise that customers opt for 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 Krum?
If you plan to check out all that Krum and maybe even the rest of Texas offers, you're 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 sure they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Krum trip, make sure you check a few things before you leave the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Walk around the vehicle and make certain there is no damage or scratches. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is properly inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- 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
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Krum car rental today
You know you can count on a great vehicle that will leave you with money to spare when you reserve with CarRentals.com. Cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Krum car rental when you book with us. See you around town.