Car rentals in Little Creek: All you need to know
A Little Creek car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even see what the rest of Delaware has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about renting a car in Little Creek. Keep reading to discover the dos and don'ts of renting a car.
Where do I get a great deal on a car rental in Little Creek?
You're well on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental when you use us. But, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next booking. Make sure to:
- Check the mileage policy to avoid any surprise expenses
- Book your vehicle as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs if possible; they tend to be pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Little Creek?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Little Creek?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Delaware town means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little adventure off the beaten path||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing a lot of exploring and want a comfortable ride||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Little Creek?
Usually, to rent a car in Little Creek you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an additional charge if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category rentals. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what any additional charges is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Little Creek?
Insurance is always required, wherever you're renting a car. However, you could already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, your policies might not totally cover your rental, and you'll have to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it is necessary, you can easily add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Little Creek rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find 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 get your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the rental dealer. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel 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 receive the car with a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a petrol station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay a higher rate for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect your vehicle, and you won't need to refill the gas before you drop it back off||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most rental car suppliers provide you a full to full tank policy. We advise returning it topped off. To avoid any added expenses, find a gas station before returning the rental car. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for those who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the fine print before you book.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Little Creek vacation, be sure you check out a few items before you leave the car rental lot. It's important to:
- Look over your vehicle and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- 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, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new city
Book your Little Creek car rental today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Little Creek has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the well-known restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Little Creek.