Car rentals in La Tuque: All you need to know
You want a great vehicle to take you around La Tuque whether you're traveling for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around the area and pull up in front of the best restaurants in La Tuque. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in La Tuque. Keep reading to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in La Tuque?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to book the cheapest rates. Just type in your travel dates and go down the variety of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the best offers in La Tuque. You can also:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid pick-ups and drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Know ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in La Tuque.
What rental suppliers have retailers in La Tuque?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Avis and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to get an idea of which one is best for your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to La Tuque?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Quebec metropolis means you're bound to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you really want to go all out on your vacation to La Tuque||Infiniti, Audi, or similar|
|SUV or Minivan||Family vacations where you need the extra room||Toyota RAV4, Dodge Grand Caravan, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||BMW i3, Toyota Prius, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in La Tuque?
Usually, to rent a car in La Tuque 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 over the rental agreement to find what the total will be before you reserve your rental.
Does La Tuque require rental car insurance?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you rent a vehicle. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it's necessary, you can simply include it at checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've 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 shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only pay service charges 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. Many rental car companies offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to confirm with them beforehand||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||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 don't have to refill the gas before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to find a gas station as soon as you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out choice. It simply means returning the car with the same level of gas as you got it with, so you'll never pay for anyone else's road trips through the La Tuque.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in La Tuque?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for anyone 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. Read the fine print before you book.
Before you drive off
Be sure you check a few things before you leave the lot on your La Tuque adventure. It's important to:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see if the spare is 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
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your La Tuque rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels La Tuque has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the fantastic sites in La Tuque.