Car rentals in Locust Grove: All you need to know
A Locust Grove car rental allows you to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to check out all the sights, and even find out what the rest of Arkansas has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Locust Grove. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
How do I get a bargain rental car in Locust Grove?
You are well on your way to getting the best rate on your car rental with us. However, to increase your savings on your trip to Locust Grove you can do a few things. Make sure to:
- Compare weekly and daily rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. You don't want to be surprised with added costs
- Don't rent more car than you need. Commonly, the smaller the class the cheaper the rate
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have agencies in Locust Grove?
From budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty to global names like Ace and Enterprise, 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 your next trip.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Locust Grove?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Locust Grove. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to look over our table below. We've compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||Business travelers who want a little luxury as they cruise Locust Grove||Cadillac XTS, Camaro, or similar|
|SUV||Large groups who want to navigate Locust Grove together||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing a little sightseeing||Toyota Yaris, Nissan Versa, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Locust Grove?
Usually, to rent a car in Locust Grove you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read the terms to figure out any additional fees will be before you book your rental.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Locust Grove?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you're renting a car. Nevertheless, 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 to your booking for Locust Grove. Check in advance and, if it is necessary, you can just include it at checkout.
What are the different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your automobile. Use as much petrol as you need and top it off when you return your car at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. Used a half of a tank? Simply 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 pay 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. Some providers provide a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay a higher price for a tank upfront then you would going to a nearby gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you collect the vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to fill up before you go on a long trip|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, full-to-full is our stand-out winner. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. You will just need to make sure there's nothing else in the small print that could add in extra costs.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check out a few items before you leave the lot on your Locust Grove adventure. You should:
- Walk around your car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. If so, mark it down on your paperwork
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Locust Grove rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Locust Grove has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be going between the well-known restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Locust Grove.