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Car rentals in Lake Preston: All you need to know

You want a great vehicle to get around Lake Preston whether you're going for a business or pleasure. See the top sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Lake Preston. CarRentals.com has gathered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Lake Preston. Keep reading to discover which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.

Where can I find a bargain rental car in Lake Preston?

You are well on your way to finding the best rate on your car rental with CarRentals.com. However, to increase your savings when you travel to Lake Preston you can do a few things. Make sure to:

  • Compare daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually save more and get the car of your choice
  • Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
  • Determine what car you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car than you need

These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Lake Preston.

What rental suppliers have agencies in Lake Preston?

From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like National and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.

What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Lake Preston?

Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this South Dakota city means you're certain to find a vehicle that suits your needs. Some options include:

Car TypeBest forCategory Includes
Luxury or Premium-classWhen you need the bestInfiniti, Audi, or similar
SUVLarge groups who want to navigate Lake Preston togetherJeep Grand Cherokee, Nissan Quest, or similar
HybridThose that want a quiet and comfortable rideBMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar

What age do you have to be to rent a car in Lake Preston?

Generally, the age limit for renting a car in Lake Preston is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the United States of America. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read through the rental agreement to figure out what the exact price will be before you reserve your rental.

Does Lake Preston require rental car insurance?

Insurance is required, wherever you're renting a car. That said, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Lake Preston. Check in advance and, if it's necessary, you can conveniently include it at the CarRentals.com checkout.

Are there different fuel policies?

Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.

You will need to search for an open gas station close to the drop-off location
Policy TypePolicy DescriptionAdvantagesDisadvantages
Full to FullThere will be a full tank of gas when you get your car. You can use as much fuel as you want and top it off when you return your car. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra feesYou only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any 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'll pay for a full tank of fuel and return the car with the tank empty. Check with the provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuelYou won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off locationThe supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station
Empty to emptyYou won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back offYou fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump pricesYou'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car

What type of fuel policy should I choose?

Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out choice is usually full-to-full. 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 Lake Preston.

Is it worth getting unlimited miles?

Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Lake Preston. You can drive wherever you want without incurring extra charges. Review your policy to see if there are mileage restrictions.

Know before you go

Before you begin on your Lake Preston trip, be sure you check out a few things prior to leaving the rental lot. It's important to:

  • Inspect the car and determine if there is any 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
  • Get familiar with the controls of your car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
  • Get comfortable operating the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city

Book your Lake Preston car rental today

Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Lake Preston has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the highly-rated restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Lake Preston.