Car rentals in Lebanon: All you need to know
A Lebanon car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Maine has to offer. We've collected the most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Lebanon. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a bargain rental car in Lebanon?
CarRentals.com makes it a cinch to snag budget-friendly deals. Simply type in your travel dates and scroll down the variety of rental companies, choose the top rental locations, and find the most wallet-friendly packages Lebanon has to offer. You should also:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid airport pick-ups and drop-offs, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time how much fuel/mileage you may use
- Search and book in advance
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Lebanon?
From budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget to global names like Hertz and Sixt, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Lebanon?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Lebanon. If you're having trouble choosing, make sure to go over the chart below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury||When you deserve the best||Audi A4, Cadillac XTS, or similar|
|SUV||If you plan on doing plenty of driving and want a comfy ride||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Easy to park and have great gas mileage||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Lebanon?
Typically, the age limit for car rentals in Lebanon is 21. But, there might be an added fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category rentals. Read over the terms to find what the exact fee is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Lebanon?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you rent a vehicle. With that said, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, your policies may not provide total coverage, and you'll have to add it to your booking for Lebanon. Look into it before you book and, if it is required, you can simply add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Lebanon rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you collect your automobile. Use as much gas as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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 you didn't use. You can fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll get the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You usually pay a more expensive rate 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 collect your vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We suggest a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you will want to return it with a full tank. If you want to keep your expenses lower, fill up your tank before returning the rental car.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Lebanon?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several business associates all over Lebanon. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur added charges. Review your rental agreement to find out if there are any restrictions.
Before you leave the lot
Before you get going on your Lebanon trip, go over a few things prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should:
- Inspect your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scratches. If so, mark it down on the paperwork
- 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 radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Lebanon car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get the best wheels Lebanon has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the highly-rated restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the marvelous sites in Lebanon.