Car rentals in Londonderry: All you need to know
You want a great automobile to get around Londonderry whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. See the top sites around the city and pull up in front of the popular restaurants in Londonderry. We've answered your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Londonderry. Find out which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a bargain car rental in Londonderry?
CarRentals.com always strives to get you the best price. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next booking. You can:
- Compare the prices of vehicles
- Try to avoid airport pick-ups or drop-offs, which can be more expensive
- Determine ahead of time how much mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and reserve as far in advance as you can
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Londonderry.
What rental suppliers have retailers in Londonderry?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Advantage and Hertz, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Londonderry?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Londonderry. If you're having a bit of trouble deciding, be sure to go over the table below. We have compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road excitement||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||Groups with bags and a need for space||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Compact Car||For those looking to save the most on their trip||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Londonderry?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Londonderry 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 review the terms to find any additional charges is before you book your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Londonderry?
Almost all countries require the driver to have insurance. You might be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you know your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will offer coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles such as trucks or SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Londonderry.
What is the fuel policy for Londonderry rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to find a gas station close to your car rental supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you collect your car. Use as much petrol as you like and top it off when you return your car when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only pay for the fuel you use. 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. 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||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you drop it back off||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually suggest that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Londonderry?
If you plan to see all that Londonderry and maybe even the rest of Vermont offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Londonderry. Go over the fine print to be sure your mileage is truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Make sure you check out a few items before you leave the car rental lot on your Londonderry adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Check out the car and be sure there is no damage 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 to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Londonderry rental car today
When you reserve with CarRentals.com, you can depend on a great car that will leave you with cash to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your impeccable Londonderry car rental. See you out here.